By John Thomason
By Benjy Caplan
By Artburst Miami
By Carlos Suarez De Jesus
By Daniel Reskin
Friday, December 8
Abba Fine Art. ¬Sicilian Set¬ and ¬911 Revisited¬: Lower gallery features Sicilian Set, showcasing the paintings of Emanuele Cacciatore and photography by Tony Caltabiano. The upper gallery presents 911 Revisited, a mixed-media installation by Debra Holt. Mondays-Sundays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Jan. 10. 305-576-4278. 233 NW 36th St, Miami, 305-576-4248, www.abbafineart.com.
Adamar South at Pop n Art. Celebrity portraits and nudes with nature: photographs by Jonathan Skow. Mondays-Sundays, 6-9 p.m. Continues through Dec. 15. 358 San Lorenzo Ave, Coral Gables, 305-448-5578, www.popnart.com.
Ambrosino Gallery. ¬No Room for You¬: In the NoMi gallery a five-artist collaborative installation features Aramis Gutierrez, Nicolas Lobo, Daniel Newman, Jonathan Peck, and Matthew Schreiber. Fri., Dec. 8. 769 NE 125th St, Miami Shores, 305-891-5577, www.ambrosinogallery.com.
Aqua Hotel & Lounge. Aqua Art Miami: Group show featuring dozens of top artists from around the nation. Thursdays-Sundays. Continues through Dec. 10. Aqua Art Miami: Seattle competitors with Basel bring work from 40 galleries to the hotel. Thursdays-Sundays. Continues through Dec. 10. 1530 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, 305-538-4361.
ArtCenter/South Florida Gallery. ¬Well Make a Lover of You¬: Exhibition of Lowbrow works by artists including Van Arno, Anthony Ausgang, Gary Baseman, Shawn Barber, Tim Biskup, Andrew Brandou, Ray Caesar, Colin Christian, Sas Christian, Richard Coleman, Dave Cooper, Curve, Dalek, Mike Davis, Cardiac Design, Ron English, Shepard Fairey, Doze Green, R. Grimes, Alex Gross, Thomas Han, Jim Houser, Yumiko Kayukawa, Lebo, Kris Lewis, Travis Louie, Mars 1, Chris Mars, Scott Musgrove, Niagara, Anne Faith Nicholls, Kevin Peterson, Chris Ryniak, Todd Schorr, Nathan Spoor, Jeff Soto, Miss Van, Jonathan Weiner, Robert Williams, and Francesco LoCastro. Events include the opening reception Friday, Dec. 8, 7 p.m.-11 p.m. and book signing Saturday, Dec. 9, 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Starting Dec. 8. Mondays-Sundays, 7-11 p.m.; Sat., Dec. 9, 7-9 p.m. Continues through Jan. 7. 800 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach, 305-674-8278, www.artcentersf.org.
Artformz. ¬Its So unFair¬: Artists Earl Bronsteen, Laura Cerwinske, Onofre Frias, Danny Mansmith, Alejandro Mendoza, Maria Caridad Perez, Rosario Rivera-Bond, and Alette Simmons-Jimenez. Open from 6 p.m. until late through the street party on Saturday. Tuesdays-Fridays, 12-7 p.m.; Saturdays, 12-4 p.m. Continues through Jan. 31. 130 NE 40th St #2, Miami, 305-572-0040, www.artformz.net.
Atelier Feyerabend & Hubler. ¬Strokes and Stones¬: Current paintings, sculpture, and mosaics by resident artists Gina Hubler and Hans Feyerabend. Mondays-Sundays. Continues through Jan. 30. 3863 Shipping Ave, Miami, 305-569-9990, www.atelier.bz.
Atlas Plaza. Artist Chats and Cocktails: Thursdays-Saturdays, 6-9 p.m. Continues through Dec. 9. 130 NE 40th St, Miami, 305-572-0040.
Bass Museum of Art. Kaarina Kaikkonen: The Finnish installation artist brings her latest work to the courtyard of the museum in honor of Art Basel. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Continues through Jan. 31. ¬Constructing New Berlin¬: German art made since the fall of the Berlin Wall. Other current exhibitions include Five Fridas, Tom Schmitt: Digital Abstractions, and Austrian Art: The Golden Age of Emperor Franz Joseph. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sundays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Jan. 21. 2121 Park Ave, Miami Beach, 305-673-7530, www.bassmuseum.org.
Bernice Steinbaum Gallery. ¬Matriarchs¬: Works by Chinese artist Hung Liu. Mondays-Sundays. Continues through Jan. 4. ¬Warrior Pit #5¬: By Wanxin Zhang. Mondays-Sundays. Continues through Jan. 12. 3550 N Miami Ave, Miami, 305-573-2700, www.bernicesteinbaumgallery.com.
Books & Books, Miami Beach. Reclamation Project: Mangroves: Miami artist Xavier Cortadas installation of some 2500 mangrove seedlings in clear cups at businesses throughout South Beach. (See Website for a list of participants.). Dec. 7-Jan. 31. www.reclamationproject.net. 933 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach, 305-532-3222, www.booksandbooks.com.
Bullfrog Eatz. ¬Arroz con Frijoles¬: Curated by musician Jose Elias, this free event opens the Community Arts and Cultures new season. Frijoles features black-and-white works by top local artists, including Lebo, Bhakti Baxter, Karelle Levy, Jo Franco, and PixelCrash. Lucky Bruno will host. The Peoples Palette will allow visitors to contribute their own paintings. Musical performances include Conjunto Progreso and Los Herederos, as well as DJs Le Spam, the Cooltura DJ Collective, and Hugo. Fri., Dec. 8, 9 p.m. 2344 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, 305-576-3289.
Bridge Art Fair: ¬Y.M.A.¬: Young Miami Artists features Carol Jazzar, GisMo (photography), Kulh & Leyton (work on tape), Matthias Saillard (drawing), Lou Anne Colodny (video), Felice Grodin (drawing), Brad Kuhl (photography), Monique Leyton (print). Thu., Dec. 7; Sun., Dec. 10. Catalina Hotel & Beach Club, 1732 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, 305-674-1160, www.bridgeartfair.com.
The Catalina Hotel & Beach Club. Bridge Art Fair: ¬Y.M.A.¬: Young Miami Artists features Carol Jazzar, GisMo (photography), Kulh & Leyton (work on tape), Matthias Saillard (drawing), Lou Anne Colodny (video), Felice Grodin (drawing), Brad Kuhl (photography), Monique Leyton (print). Thu., Dec. 7; Sun., Dec. 10. 1732 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, 305-674-1160, www.bridgeartfair.com. Bridge Party: Featuring 64 galleries and even more cocktails, with exhibitions in the lobby, lounge, and guest rooms. Thu., Dec. 7, 7-10 p.m. 1732 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, 305-674-1160. ¬Well Make a Lover of You¬ After Party: Live silk-screening party. Fri., Dec. 8, 11 p.m.-1 a.m. 1732 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, 305-674-1160. 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. Continues through Dec. 9. 1732 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, 305-674-1160, www.flowfair.com.