By John Thomason
By Benjy Caplan
By Artburst Miami
By Carlos Suarez De Jesus
By Daniel Reskin
The Chatham Building. ¬Out of True¬: Group exhibition of contemporary art sponsored by Byblos, part of Art Loves Design events. The exhibition will take place in a 4800-square-foot space and includes artists such as Eric Baudelaire, Sebastiaan Bremer, Jay Davis, Dan Kopp, Robert Lazzarini, Joshua Levine, Mary Mattingly, Oliver Michaels, Beatriz Millar, Enrico Tommaso de Paris, Carlos Salgado, Pawel Wojtasik, Tobias Wong, and Cheryl Yun. Thursdays-Sundays. Continues through Dec. 10. 155 NE 40th St, Miami.
Contemporary Arts Foundation. Rubell Family Collection: The Contemporary Arts Foundation boasts a 30,000-volume library open to the public, 27 galleries, a new media room, and sculpture garden. The Rubell collection is world-famous and roundly revered. Mondays-Sundays. 95 NW 29th St, Miami, 305-573-6090.
David Castillo Modern & Contemporary Art. Quisqueya Henriquez, Beth Reisman, Wendy Wischer: Thursdays-Sundays. Continues through Dec. 10. 2234 NW 2nd Avenue, Miami, 305-573-8110.
Damien B. Art Center. ¬I Love My Box¬: Artists featured are m lafille, Jon Davis, and Reeve Schumacher. Mondays-Sundays. Continues through Jan. 8. 282 NW 36th St, Miami, 305-573-4949, www.damienb.com.
Deluxe Arts Gallery. Billie Lynn: Thursdays-Sundays. Continues through Dec. 10. 2051 NW 2nd Ave, Miami, 305-858-7735.
Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts. Sterz: Sterz will create sculptural video installations that explore the structural potential of industrialized materials and the process of digital video. Starting Dec. 9. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Tuesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Jan. 6. ¬Daniel Verbis: El/Nudo/en/el/Laberinto: Opening reception: Saturday, Dec. 9, 7:30"10 p.m. New drawings, paintings, and a mural that will intersect to become a site specific installation. Starting Dec. 9. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Tuesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Jan. 6. 3080 SW 38th Ct, Miami Beach, 305-774-5969, www.dlfinearts.com.
Diaspora Vibe Gallery. ¬Rituals: Perceptions and Visualizations¬: A look at rituals in daily life includes installation, video, paintings, photographs, and performance by artists from Jamaica, Haiti, St. Martin, Dominican Republic, Venezuela, and the U.S. Daily, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Dec. 11-31, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 3938 N Miami Ave, 2nd Level, Miami, 305-573-4046, www.diasporavibe.com.
Directions. Haute Peinture: Tanya Slingsby. Thursdays-Sundays. Continues through Dec. 10. 50 NE 40th St, Miami, 305-571-5595, www.directions-miami.com.
DiVA Fair: The Digital and Video Art Fair actually takes place in a container across the street from the Hotel Victor. This is one of 224 container exhibits. Use the 12th Street entrance. Thursdays-Sundays, 2-10 p.m. Continues through Dec. 10. Hotel Victor, 1144 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, 305-428-1234.
Dot Fiftyone. ¬The Inflatable Villa¬ and ¬unBurden¬: Exhibitions by Luis G. Pons and Mauro Giaconi. Through Jan. 15. 51 NW 36th St, Miami, 305-573-9994, www.dotfiftyone.com.
Edge Zones. Zones Contemporary Art Fair: Opening reception. Sat., Dec. 9, 8 p.m. Continues through Dec. 10. Various Artists: Joy Christensen, Kari Snyder, and many others. Thursdays-Sundays. Continues through Dec. 10. 2214 N Miami Ave, Miami, 305-303-8852, www.edgezones.org.
Etra Fine Art. Group Show: Featuring Marco Otero, Beverly Brodsky, Douglas Freed, Silvia Poloto, and Mario Velez. Starting Dec. 9. Mondays-Sundays. Continues through Dec. 31. 56 NE 40th St, Miami, 305-438-4383, www.etrafineart.com.
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden. Chihuly at Fairchild¬: Dale Chihuly returns. Continues through May 31. 10901 Old Cutler Rd, Coral Gables, 305-667-1651, www.fairchildgarden.org.
Faktura Gallery. ¬Pimp My Kart¬: See pimped karts throughout the city every afternoon during Basel. Visit www.pimpmykartmiami.com for times and locations. Thursdays-Sundays. Continues through Dec. 10. 7128 NW 2nd Ct, Miami, 305-758-9005.
Filtro a foto space. ¬Abstract Humanity¬: Photos by 2006 Lucie Award recipient Ghada Khunji, Pulitzer Prize finalist Angel Enrique Valentin, and independent photographer Mark Craemer. Film installation by photographer David Tamargo. Screening in the back room will be 90 Miles, by Juan Carlos Zaldvar. Mondays-Sundays. Continues through Jan. 31. 2320-B, N Miami Ave, Miami, 305-571-9565, www.filtrofoto.com.
Flow Art Fair: Galleries from around the nation are represented. Thursdays, Fridays, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sat., Dec. 9, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun., Dec. 10, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 1732 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, 305-674-1160, www.flowfair.com.
The Forge. Michael Canitrot: Presented by the Council of France. Sat., Dec. 9, 10 p.m. The Ice Link Fashion Show: Art Basel Party featuring an evening of high couture jewels and fashion designed by Ice Link. Sun., Dec. 10, 10 p.m. 432 41st St, Miami Beach, 305-538-8533, www.theforge.com.
Frost Art Museum. ¬Breakfast in the Park¬: Sculptor Deborah Butterfield, known for her scrap-metal and found-wood renderings of horses, will lecture. Breakfast and a tour of the parks sculptures by 75 artists included. Sun., Dec. 10, 9:30 a.m.-noon. FIU, University Park Campus (SW 8th Street and 107th Avenue, PC 110), Coral Gables, 305-348-2890, www.frostartmuseum.org.
Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin. ¬Now Miami¬: Elmgreen et Dragset, Xavier Veilhan, Wim Delvoye. Thursdays-Sundays. Continues through March 2. 194 NW 30th St, Miami, 305-573-2130, www.galerieperrotin.com/accueil.php.
Gary Nader Fine Art. ¬Coleccin Gary Nader¬: Mondays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Continues through Dec. 31. 62 NE 27th St, Miami, 305-576-0256, www.garynader.com.
Hotel Victor. DiVA Fair: The Digital and Video Art Fair actually takes place in a container across the street from the Hotel Victor. This is one of 224 container exhibits. Use the 12th Street entrance. Thursdays-Sundays, 2-10 p.m. Continues through Dec. 10. 1144 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, 305-428-1234.