MOCA by Moonlight will feature two special panel discussions with the artists. On Wednesday, July 18 at 7 pm, Dona Altemus, Onajide Shabaka and Antonia Wright will speak about their work and upcoming Trading Places 2 projects. Magnus Sigurdarson and Rick Ulysse will speak on Wednesday, July 25 at 7 pm. Both events will be moderated by MOCA Executive Director and Chief Curator Bonnie Clearwater. Admission is free for MOCA members, North Miami residents and City of North Miami employees; $3 for seniors and students with ID. To reserve a seat: visit www.mocanomi.org or call 305 893 6211.
TRADING PLACES 2 AT MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART
Meet the artist panel discussions on July 18 and 25, 2012
North Miami, FL…. In 2005, the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), North Miami launched an experimental program called Trading Places in which South Florida artists swapped their studio spaces for the museum’s galleries for the period of two months. From September 13 through November 11, 2012, MOCA has invited five South Florida artists: Dona Altemus, Onajide Shabaka, Magnus Sigurdarson, Rick Ulysse and Antonia Wright to participate in Trading Places 2, the second installment of this program.