|Tony Mendoza's Azul: Guy With Fedora and Earring at Cuban Nostalgia Art Expo (Courtesy of the artist)|
112th Avenue and Coral Way, Miami
Cuban Nostalgia Art Expo, billed as "the premier Cuban event outside of Cuba, a journey back in time for those who remember the island’s glamorous times – and for those who never experienced them," will feature Cuban artists, vendors, food and music. The event runs 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. May 18 and 19 and 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. May 20. Admission is $12 and parking is free.
Miami-Dade College Art Gallery System
600 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, 305-237-7700, Mdc.ed/ags
Shutter: Selected Photography and Film from the CINTAS Foundation Fellows Collection, billed as a show that "exemplifies the broad history and transformative mediums of still photography and film within the CINTAS Foundation Fellows Collection," features more than 40 works by Anthony Giocolea, Felipe Dulzaides, Gladys Triana, Luis Gispert and other artists. The show runs May 18 through Oct. 5, with an opening reception 7-9 p.m. May 24 in Freedom Tower. Regular gallery hours are noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.
6th Street Container
1155 S.W. 6th St. (in rear), Miami, 786-587-5279, 6thstreetcontainer.com
Domingo Castillo will have a solo exhibition that opens 7-10 p.m May 18 and runs through June 18.
|D.A.S.H. Murals at Swampspace (Courtesy of Swampspace)|
150 N.E. 42nd St., Miami, Swampspace.blogspot.com
D.A.S.H. Murals, where student designs for a new school mural, will be presented on the courtyard wall, 4-9 p.m. May 18.
|King of detail Paul Caprio will exhibit in 7 Deadly Sins (Image courtesy of the artist)|
109 S.W. Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale, 954-449-1030, Greenroomlive.com
7 Deadly Sins, an exhibition by a group of artists billed as "seven of the sickest artists in the South Florida art scene, will open 10 p.m. May 18 and feature works by Bruce Levins, Paul Caprio, Valyn Calhoun, Andrew Ackerman, Justin "INVI" Villona and Philip Carlucci. The show, featuring DJ sets by DJ Lindersmash and Kaos and live body suspension, is 21-and-up only.
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