CULTURAL FRIDAYS / VIERNES CULTURALES
February 24, 2012 - 7 to 11 PM
Miami's best arts and music festival on the last Friday of every month, from 7 to 11 pm on SW 8th Street (Calle Ocho) between 13th and 17th Avenues. Join us Friday for a fun filled evening!
Where: Domino Plaza, at SW 15th Ave & 8th St.
Join us in celebrating Viernes Cultural/Cultural Friday. Little Havana's popular art and culture festival is a great event for the whole family. Enjoy music and discover works by local artists and artisans in and around our iconic Domino Plaza on SW 8th Street and SW 15th Avenue, and behold contemporary and historic artworks at our many fine art galleries along Calle Ocho. Finish off your fabulous Friday night by savoring a delicious dinner at one of our various restaurants, boasting cuisine from all over the world. Come dance, eat, shop and enjoy a delightful evening in Little Havana!
Walking Tour of Little Havana
Viernes Culturales/Cultural Fridays is pleased to announce another Dr. George walking tour of Little Havana. As Dr. Paul George, legendary local historian, begins his 11th year of conducting such tours thru Cultural Friday, this tour will roam and romp through the Old Jewish Quarter.
Where: Meet in front of the Tower Theater (1508 SW 8th St.)
When: 7 pm
The Living Statue Performer, has been mesmerizing crowds at Viernes Culturales for many years. Daniela is a statue and award winning sculptor. She loves performing as a Living Statue at Viernes Culturales and giving so much positive energy to all that stop and pose with her!
Film at the Tower Theater
To all cinema lovers: We would like to invite you to discover one of Miami's best-kept secrets, the historic Tower Theater. Enjoy top-quality foreign or independent films, film premiers, and even an art exhibition. To top it off, screenings have English (or Spanish) subtitles and prices are just $8 for general public and $7 for students and seniors! Can it get any better than this?
Proudly presents an array of performances danced by the students and professional teachers of the studio.
7:00 - Children's Dance Performance
7:15 - Afro-Cuban Dance
7:30 - Tango Duet - Compañia Tangocho
7:45 - Contempo Urban Dance
Daf Studios Presents
The unveiling of the mural "Amor al Arte" by artist Reynaldo Artires
1501 SW 8th. St., Miami FL 33135
Unveiling ceremony 8: 00 pm
Cuban born painter, Reynaldo Artires' art shows his meticulous quality of lines predominating the colors. Reynaldo's work is characterized by metaphors with the intention of touching lives and creating a relationship between his work and their personal experience. http://www.reyart.com/
Fundacion Apogeo & CubaOcho Art & Research Center Present
11 "Al fresco" murals by Aristides Pumariega
1465 SW 8th Street, Miami FL 33135
8:00 - 8: 30 pm
Invited singer - Montserrat Franco
Cartoonist Aristides Pumariega proudly brings his worldwide paintings to Little Havana for the delight and joy of all. A graphic designer, illustrator, journalist, comedian this talented artists has won numerous awards worldwide.
GALLERIES / ART
Agustin Gainza Fine Art - Exhibition of works by Agustin Gainza
Cremata Gallery - Exhibition of works by various artists
Cuba Ocho Art & Research Center-Exhibition of works by various artists
Havana Nostra - Exhibition of works by various artists
Malagon Gallery - Exhibition of work by William Malagon
Marta G. Ismail Fine Art - Exhibition of works by Marta G. Ismail
Maxoly /Latin Art Core - Exhibition of works by Cuban Masters
Mildrey Guillot Fine Art -Exhibition of works by Mildrey Guillot
Molina Fine Art - Exhibition of works by Luis Molina
Natalie Nauta Gallery - Exhibition of works by Natalie Nauta
Obrapia Fine Art Restoration-Exhibition works by various artists
Pance Art Gallery - Exhibition of works of Cindy Pance
Penner Studios - Exhibition of works by Katey Penner
Unzueta Fine Art - Exhibition of works by Ramon Unzueta
Villamil Art Studio - Exhibition of works by Fredy Villamil
DINING & ENTERTAINMENT
2B Asian Bristo - Alfaro's - Azucar Ice Cream - Casa Panza Cafe -
Cuba Ocho - Domino's Pizza - El Cristo Restaurant & Cafeteria -
El Pub - El Exquisito Restaurant - I Love Calle Ocho - Kamazoo - Little Havana to Go - Salsa Art Dance Studio - McDonald's Restaurant - Oriental Restaurant - Pizza Hut - Catharsis Restaurant - Subway - Tower Theater - Tutti Frutti Ice Cream