Members Preview: Carlos Cruz Diez: The Embodied Experience of Color
Thursday, March 18, 6:30pm
Exclusively for MAM members
Carlos Cruz Diez Lights up Miami with Exhibition of Interactive Chromatic Installations
Artist Recently Chosen to Create Signature Artwork for New Marlins Stadium Introduces his Groundbreaking Work to South Floridians
Carlos Cruz Diez: The Embodied Experience of Color
March 19 â€“ June 20, 2010
WHAT: Artist Carlos Cruz Diez, one of Latin Americaâ€™s most important living masters, and Miami Art Museum curator Rina Carvajal, will lead an exclusive media preview of MAMâ€™s newest exhibition, Carlos Cruz Diez: The Embodied Experience of Color. On view at Miami Art Museum from March 19 through June 20, 2010, the exhibition invites visitors to become participants in the artwork, experiencing color through their interactions with four light installations, including the groundbreaking CromosaturaciÃ³n (Chromosaturation), 1968. Carlos Cruz Diez recently made headlines when he was selected to create a major artwork feature for the new Miami Marlins Stadium.
Carlos Cruz Diez: The Embodied Experience of Color explores the artist’s pioneering contribution to experimental practices with color and perceptual structures in the 1960s and 1970s that proposed new definitions for the art work as a field of participation. For more information, visit miamiartmuseum.org or call 305.375.1705. More Information.
WHO: Carlos Cruz Diez: Media will have the rare opportunity to speak with Cruz Diez in a Q&A session.
Rina Carvajal: Miami Art Museum adjunct curator will lead a tour of the exhibition.
WHEN: Thursday, March 18, beginning at 10:30am
WHERE: Miami Art Museum, 101 West Flagler Street, Miami, FL 33130
Parking at Cultural Center Garage, 50 NW 2nd Ave.