MOCA http://wlrn.org en North Miami: MOCA Suit, Actions Are A Breach http://wlrn.org/post/north-miami-moca-suit-actions-are-breach <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The battle between the city of North Miami and the board of the Museum of Contemporary Art continued Tuesday as the city filed a motion to dismiss the lawsuit filed by the </span>MOCA<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> board earlier this month, claiming that it is “legally deficient.”</span></p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:55:00 +0000 Lance Dixon & Hannah Sampson 31593 at http://wlrn.org North Miami: MOCA Suit, Actions Are A Breach North Miami's MOCA Possibly Merging With Bass Museum http://wlrn.org/post/north-miamis-moca-possibly-merging-bass-museum <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Fans of the Museum of Contemporary Art in North Miami might soon need to cross the bay to their get art fix.</span></p><p>In a city council&nbsp;meeting&nbsp;Tuesday, North Miami Mayor Lucie Tondreau&nbsp;said she met with museum board members and learned of their plans to move MOCA's collections and operations to the Bass Museum in Miami Beach.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><div><p>Both museums have not formally stated a plan to merge but officials have mentioned they are both in on-going conversations.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 20:15:11 +0000 Diego Saldaña-Rojas 29172 at http://wlrn.org North Miami's MOCA Possibly Merging With Bass Museum Can Bonnie Clearwater Integrate South Florida's Arts Scene? http://wlrn.org/post/can-bonnie-clearwater-integrate-south-floridas-arts-scene <p></p><p>It&#39;s often said that South Florida&#39;s arts scene is dispersed with cultural pockets nestled miles apart. In a car, art lovers can drive to West Palm Beach&#39;s Norton Museum, and then head south 50 miles or so to Miami Wynwood.</p><p>But there is yet to be an institution that serves as the region&#39;s art world anchor, a venue to meld South Florida&#39;s cultural gap into a cohesive whole to attract residents from north and south, east and west.</p><p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 10:30:00 +0000 Andrea Richard 21871 at http://wlrn.org Can Bonnie Clearwater Integrate South Florida's Arts Scene? INKarnation Weaves Two Artists Together At Bridge Red Studios http://wlrn.org/post/inkarnation-weaves-two-artists-together-bridge-red-studios <p></p><p></p> Thu, 23 May 2013 11:46:00 +0000 Anne Tschida 14109 at http://wlrn.org INKarnation Weaves Two Artists Together At Bridge Red Studios Museum in North Miami Receives Highest Award http://wlrn.org/post/museum-north-miami-receives-highest-award <p></p><p>In a White House ceremony Wednesday, the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in North Miami joined an elite group of just 69 museums to be awarded the National Medal for Museum and Library Service - one the nation's top seals of approval for museums and libraries.</p><p>"Well, I guess you could compare it to the Emmy's or Oscars," &nbsp;said &nbsp;Susan Hildreth, Director of the Institute for Museum and Library Service.</p> Wed, 14 Nov 2012 23:29:46 +0000 Kenny Malone 4692 at http://wlrn.org Museum in North Miami Receives Highest Award