|Kareem David Piper's show, Ascension, opens Jan. 5 at Blu Moon in Coconut Grove|
3444 Main Highway, Coconut Grove, 305-794-0329, Artclassesmiami.com
Ascension, a solo exhibition by Kareem David Piper, feature a series off paintings that document his "spiritual awakening and ascension into a higher creative consciousness and personal being through the exploration of the limitless possibilities of love, peace and life itself." The show opens 7-10 p.m. Jan. 5 and runs through Jan. 31.
Broward Art Guild
3280 N.E. 32nd St., Fort Lauderdale, Browardartguild.org
Winter Open-Theme Exhibit featuring two- and three-dimensional works, opens 6:30 to 9 p.m. Jan. 5 and runs through Jan. 18, with a special brunch reception held 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 13.
2505Q Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach, 561-684-7036, Westpalm.jerrysartaramastores.com
Live Art Showcase will feature artists Cynthia Memaio, Jafleu, Liz Melo Hutchinson, Kris Delgado a.k.a. The Kwak, Nina Mitchell, Jeff Doss, Raymond P. Neuberg, Nina Fusco, Orlando Low Liz, Ashley Curtis and Laura Wiswell, and music by Audio Playground. There will also be a raffle, snacks, refreshments and 10 percent off purchases for all who attend the event, which runs 5-10 p.m. Jan. 5.
For info on more upcoming South Florida art events, visit Arterpillar's Art Guide.