Explore one of Florida’s largest free-standing art museums, the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University. This stunning museum was established in 1977 and is the Smithsonian Affiliate in Miami. And, if you’re seeking a creative distraction from the beach step inside the museum, which is always free, and discover engaging exhibits like the one on Contemporary Women Artists from Aboriginal Australia.
Take time to join the Steven and Dorothea Green Critics’ Lecture Series that has featured internationally renowned artists, critics, curators and scholars including Christo, Susan Sontag, Frank Stella, Helen Frankenthaler, John Cage and Marina Abramović. The Kenan-Flagler Family Discovery Gallery serves as an innovative programming space that encourages children’s involvement in art through hands-on exploration. Arts for All, a museum experience geared toward families with disabled children, has been prominently featured in the New York Times, Washington Post, Huffington Post, and the Associated Press. The museum also offers creative ageing programs for Senior Citizens.
The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University is located at 10975 SW 17 Street. The Museum is open Tuesday-Saturday 10:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m., and Sunday noon-5:00 p.m. While they are closed on Mondays and most legal holidays, the beautiful Sculpture Park is open every day. To explore more on this and other exhibits opening at the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum FIU visit their website.