By John Thomason
By Benjy Caplan
By Artburst Miami
By Carlos Suarez De Jesus
By Daniel Reskin
ArtCenter/South Florida Gallery: Out of Sight: Technicolor and Deviations, San Francisco curator Jeanna Yoo develops exhibit featuring the seamier side of Miami, through Jan. 4, free. 800 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach, 305-674-8278.
Artspace/Virginia Miller Galleries: Matthew Carone: Recent Paintings, through Jan. 28. 169 Madeira Ave, Coral Gables, 305-444-4493.
b2 Studio: Conversaciones Colectivas, Luis Garcia-Nerey shows his sculptural paintings, through Dec. 23. 243 NE 27th St, 305-572-0665.
Barbara Gillman Gallery: Rosenquist in Florida: Major Prints, works by the renowned Pop artist, through Jan. 12. 3814 NE Miami Ct, 305-573-1920.
Bernice Steinbaum Gallery: Drawings on marble by Glexis Novoa, through Jan. 10. 3550 N Miami Ave, 305-573-2700.
Bettcher Gallery: Contemporary works by national and local artists. 919 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, 305-534-8533.
Buena Vista Building: The Petting Zoo, international group show with work based on George Orwells Animal Farm, through Dec. 14. 180 NE 39th St, 2nd fl; 305-494-7372.
Buick Building: Energy Fields, works by Daniela Wicki, through Jan. 11, 305-606-5392. 3841 NE 2nd Ave.
Casas Riegner Gallery: Busface/Cara de Busetas, installation by Ejecutivo Colectivo (Maria Fernanda Cardoso, Rodrigo Facundo, and Ross Rudesch Harley); The Fixer/El Intermediario, installation by Arnaldo Morales in the new project room, through Jan. 17. 25 NE 39th St, 305-573-8242.
Cernuda Arte: Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Two, works by Amelia Pelaez, Wifredo Lam, Tomas Sanchez, Demi, Flora Fong, and others, through Feb. 29. 3155 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Coral Gables, 305-461-1050.
Fredric Snitzer Gallery: You Know That Its Real, If You Feel That Its Real, new work by Miami artist Naomi Fisher; Asterisk, sculptures by Robert Chambers in the project room, through Dec. 29. 3078 SW 38th Ct, 305-448-8976.
Leonard Tachmes Gallery: Vol. 3 No. 2, artists Rebecca Guarda, Norman Liebman, Maritza Molina, Tall Rickards, Leyden Rodriguez-Cassanova, Matt Rush, Frances Trombly, Carlos de Villasante, and Tom Virgin, through Jan. 16. 817 NE 125th St, North Miami, 305-895-1030.
Locust Projects: Delta Echo Triple One Upper, site-specific wall reliefs by Nathan Carter; Gentlemen, video by Nick Relph and Oliver Payne in the project room, through Dec. 22. 105 NW 23rd St, 305-576-8570.
Marina Kessler Gallery: Based on a True Story, photographs by Pablo Cabado; The Joy of Being Sad, paintings by Andres Ferrandis; reception, 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13; through Jan. 14. 2628 NW 2nd Ave, 305-573-6006.
MDC Wolfson Campus Centre Gallery: Turning Pages: Celebrating South Florida Artist-Made Books, works by more than 40 artists, through Friday, Dec. 12. 300 NE 2nd Ave, 305-237-3696.
Miami Light Project Light Box Theater: Maferefun: African Spirituality in Cuban Art, works by prominent Afro-Cuban artists, through Jan. 9. 3000 Biscayne Blvd, ste 100, 305-576-4350.
Miami-Dade Public Library: Fernando Garcia: On the Line, retrospective of work by the late Cuban conceptual artist; The Passion of Pedro Pan: Art Works and Memorabilia, works by Ana Mendieta, Emilio Falero, Maria Brito, and other artists who came to U.S. from Cuba on the Freedom Flights of the 1960s, through Monday, Dec. 15. 101 W Flagler St, 305-375-2665.
The Moore Space: Paradise Garage, works by Jim Lambie; Seven Intellectuals in Bamboo Forest, works by Yang Fudong, through April 3. 4040 NE 2nd Ave, 2nd flr.
Objex Art Space: Life Amongst the Ruins, works by Thomas Thewes, Jr., and Ales Bask Hostomsky, through Dec. 31. 203 NW 36th St, 305-576-6551.
Paradeisos Design Center, Building One: Velvet, female images on black velvet by Sarah Davis; Where You Would Rather Be, installation focusing on the found fragments of everyday life during travels by Sarah Beddington; through Jan. 12. 47 NE 36th St, 305-573-7663.
Paradeisos, Building Three: Interventions in Wynwood, works by Carlos Betancourt; Lama Norlha, Lama Chopal, works by Robert Miller and Anu Karma Chotso, through Jan. 12. 3620 NE Miami Place, 305-573-7663.
Rocket Projects: Beautiful Pressure, abstract paintings by Brandon Opalka, Emilio Perez, Annie Wharton, and others; Speed, photos by Ivan De Pena, Paul Stoppi, and Frank Wick, through Dec. 31; Post, installation by FeCuOp; Temperate Zone, installation by David Rohn; Fresh Video Lounge, works by Ali Prosch, the TM Sisters, Storm Saulter, and others, through Jan. 31. 3440 N Miami Ave, 305-576-6082.
Serious Studios Gallery: Urgency Emerging Emergency, monthly show of emerging artists from around the world, through Jan. 31. 1 NE 40th St, 305-573-7500.