INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART MIAMI— The Institute of Contemporary Art Miami (ICA Miami) provides an international platform for the work of established and emerging artists. It presents the work of local artists through frequent exhibitions; its permanent collection, meanwhile, showcases local artists who have reached “cornerstone moments” with their works. Tu-Su, 11 am-7 pm; free admission. www.icamiami.org. 4040 NE 2nd Ave., 305.901.5272. JEWISH MUSEUM OF FLORIDA- FIU— A unique destination for every age and background, the museum comprises two restored synagogues, both on the National Register of Historic Places. One has Art Deco features and 80 stained-glass windows. The core exhibit, “MOSAIC,” depicts nearly 250 years of Jewish life in Florida. Open TSu 10 am-5 pm. The museum store and Bessie’s Bistro are open Tu-F and Sun. 10 am-5 pm. Adults $6; seniors 65+ and students $5; children under 6 and members, free; families $12; Saturdays are free. www.jewishmuseum.com. 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 305.672.5044. MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART NORTH MIAMI— This sleek museum has attracted a world-class and ongoing roster of exhibits, showcasing such artists as Keith Haring, Jean-Michel Basquiat and Diego Rivera. It also offers art classes for children, teens and adults. Check out Jazz at MoCA, a free outdoor concert on the last Friday of each month. www.mocanomi. org. 770 NE 125th St., North Miami, 305.893.6211. NORTON MUSEUM OF ART— The Norton Museum of Art has blossomed into a cultural bastion. It has played host to traveling exhibits by French Impressionists and Georgia O’Keeffe and boasts impressive collections of late 19th- and 20th-century American work, European art, contemporary work and photography. Its holdings include works by European artists Brancusi, Gauguin, Matisse, Miró, Monet and Picasso and by Americans such as Davis, Hassam, Hopper, Manship, O’Keeffe, Pollock and Sheeler. www.norton.org. 1451 S. Olive Ave., West Palm Beach, 561.832.5196. NSU ART MUSEUM FORT LAUDERDALE— Host to a number of highprofile exhibits over the years, the 21,000-square-foot NSU Art Museum in Fort Lauderdale has become one of South Florida’s premier cultural attractions. Its permanent collection includes significant works by the American artist William Glackens. Visit the museum store and cafe. www.nsuartmuseum. org. One E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954.525.5500.
PÉREZ ART MUSEUM MIAMI— Learn something new and explore with the whole family at the Pérez Art Museum Miami, where you’ll be sure to discover something extraordinary. With frequently changing exhibits and amazing works of art, PAMM also offers a one-of-a-kind restaurant overlooking Biscayne Bay, Verde. Closed on Wednesdays. www.pamm.org. 1103 Biscayne Blvd., 305.375.3000. THE WOLFSONIAN- FIU— This museum and research center uses objects to illustrate the persuasive power of art and design to explore the modern era (1885-1945). The artifacts that comprise the collections range from fine art, graphic design and political propaganda to furniture, rare books and ephemeral materials, such as postcards and travel brochures. Open M-Tu, Th, Sa & Su, noon- 6 pm; F noon-9 pm. Free admission after 6 pm on Fridays. Admission $7 adults; $5 seniors, students and children 6-12. www.wolfsonian.org. 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 305.531.1001. WORLD EROTIC ART MUSEUM— Find the world’s greatest collection of erotic art, including sculptures, paintings, artifacts, jewelry and much more from the four corners of the world. Provides visitors an experience that is thrilling, sensual, erotic and educational. Open M-Th from 11 am to 10 pm, F-Su 11 ammidnight. Admission: $15. www.weam. com. 1205 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 866.969.WEAM or 305.532.9336.