Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami
The Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami (MOCA) unites people of all ages and backgrounds through its innovative exhibitions, renowned collection and education initiatives. The museum is internationally recognized as a force in defining new trends and directions in contemporary art. MOCA’s active calendar of events includes lectures by renowned artists and critics, film screenings, concerts, cutting edge performances, and its highly original education and outreach programs serve more than 20,000 students annually.
MOCA’s permanent collection reflects significant artistic developments in contemporary art by emerging and established artists from the U.S. and abroad. John Baldessari, Uta Barth, Jose Bedia, John Bock, Teresita Fernandez, Dan Flavin, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Trenton Doyle Hancock, Pierre Huyghe, Alex Katz, Edward Kienholz, Mariko Mori, Dennis Oppenheim, Gabriel Orozco, Philippe Parreno, Raymond Pettibon, Matthew Ritchie, and Gary Simmons are among the artists whose works are included in MOCA’s permanent collection.
Architectural plans for the expansion and renovation of MOCA's current facility will more than double its overall space to 54,000 square feet and more than triple its current exhibition space to 23,150 square feet. The expansion's concept plan is designed by Gwathmey Siegel Kaufman + Associates. The expansion will allow for ongoing access to MOCA's permanent collection, provide an education wing for classes and public programs, expanded space to present concurrent exhibitions, new art storage and enhanced public areas.
For more information, please visit www.mocanomi.org or call 305 893 6211.