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Diaspora - Artist Opening Reception

  • Presented By: Coral Springs Museum of Art
  • Dates: March 15, 2021 - May 1, 2021
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • 2855a Coral Springs Drive
  • Coral Springs, FL 33065
  • 954-340-5000
  • Time: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Price: Complimentary Admission
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EXHIBITION OVERVIEW

Exhibition Dates | March 15 - May 1, 2021

Reception Date | March 18, 2021 | 5:30pm- 8:30pm

Complimentary Admission for all ages.

Exhibit Information

The Coral Springs Museum of Art invited artists or artist teams to explore the theme, “DIASPORA” in a time of change: Diaspora is a term used to describe movements in population from one country to another and is often cited in discussions about identity.

In relation to art, the term diaspora is used to discuss artists who have migrated from one part of the world to another, (or whose families have), and who express their diverse experiences of culture and identity in the work they make; often expressing alternative narratives, and challenging the ideas and structures of the established art world.

During the opening reception we will announce the winner of the show. We will also be going live and hosting our Virtual/In-person hosted show "Artsplaining". We will be interviewing the artist and speaking about the show.

Artists Selected:

Emily Nelms - Miami, FL

Symphonii Smith-Kennedy - Tamarac FL

Jeanne Ciravolo - Hamden, CT

Juan Jose Cielo - Miami, FL

Sonia Baez-Hernandez - Homestead, FL

Yochi Yakir-Avin - Pembroke Pines, FL

Lori Arbel - Parkland, FL

Maria Lino - Miami, FL

Mikael Semexant - Davie, FL

Andrea Huffman - Sunrise, FL

Katya Neptune - Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Gili Avissar - Tel Aviv, Israel

Luis Gutierrez - Coral Springs, FL/New York, NY

Hector Del Campo - Lafayette, IN

Timothy Lee - Hicksville, NY

Aimee Perez - Miami, FL

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PLEASE READ COMPLETELY BEFORE COMING TO MUSEUM TO INSURE HEALTH + SAFETY PROTOCOL.

Coral Springs Museum of Art gallery is open with new cleaning procedures and guidelines to ensure a safe space for experiencing the most thought provoking and innovative art.

RESERVE YOUR FREE TIMED TICKETS

ADMISSION

Free to the public

• Limited entry. Visitors are not required to make reservation but those with receive priority entrance.

• People of all ages require their own ticket for entry to the museum if making them.

• Donations are welcome; they help support exhibitions and arts programming.

GENERAL MUSEUM HOURS

M, F & Sa 9:00 am – 5:00 pm , Tu-Thu 9:00am 8:00pm Museum hours are subject to change

Coral Springs Museum of Art and its offices are closed on major federal holidays including Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, Veteran’s Day, Memorial Day, and Thanksgiving.

BEFORE YOU ARRIVE

TICKETS

• Advance tickets are not required for entry; those with tickets will have priority admission.

• You may make day of reservations if they are available

• We only allow 50 people in the museum at a time.

• You must account for all people in your party including children when making reservation.

• Once you leave you may not re-enter unless we are not filled to capacity.

• There is no waiting in the museum or outside in the lobby.

ARRIVE ON TIME

Please arrive on time. Tickets deactivate 30 minutes after your scheduled arrival time. Onsite reservations will not be available. You may try and make a reservation the day of; getting it will depend on availability. All reservations must be made in advance online.

PERSONAL ITEMS

Please leave backpacks, large bags and items at home whenever possible. We are unable to store over sized bags or luggage. Items left in your car are your responsibility.

STAY HOME IF YOU ARE SICK

If you have had any symptoms consistent with COVID-19 within the past 3 days or you have had any recent known exposures to COVID-19 within the past 14 days, please stay home and postpone your visit to a future date. Anyone exhibiting signs of illness will not be permitted entry.

DURING YOUR VISIT

MASKS

Proper face coverings are required for all guests, ages 2 and older, and museum staff per the Broward County and City of Coral Springs mandate. Facial coverings are required throughout your visit.

TICKETS

Present your ticket upon entry to front desk staff. Everyone in your group needs to be present to enter. If you are not part of the reservation you must leave unless we have space available.

• Each member of the group will be given a temperature check if anyone in the group displays symptoms of illness or a high temperature all member of the group will be asked to leave and reschedule their visit.

SOCIAL DISTANCING

A 6-foot distance between visitors is required at all times both in the museum’s galleries and outdoors. This does not apply to families residing at that same dwelling.

RE-ENTRY

Re-entry is not permitted unless we have space available and no one is waiting.

CONDUCT

Visitors who do not comply with these regulations will be asked to leave the property.

HEALTH AND SAFETY

The health and safety of our guests and employees is our highest priority and Coral Springs Museum of Art has implemented increased measures in accordance with the CDC and Broward County and the City of Coral Springs guidelines:

• We have reduced our visitor capacity.

• Restrooms will be cleaned at least every 2 hours.

• We will clean gallery after every visit. Frequent touch surfaces will be regularly wiped down throughout the day.

STROLLERS

Strollers are welcome in most areas; however stroller access may occasionally be limited in certain galleries. Oversize and jogging strollers are not permitted. Strollers can be parked free of charge at the across from the front desk.

SMOKING

Smoking is not permitted on or near museum premises or in the sculpture garden.

VISITOR EXPERIENCE

Guests are encouraged to use discretion when talking in galleries as heightened volumes may impact other guests’ experiences.

PHOTOGRAPHY

Visitors are encouraged to take photos for personal use. However, flash, tripods and camera extension poles are not permitted. Press photographers are encouraged to contact museuminfo@coralsprings.org before arriving.

SOCIAL MEDIA

Stay connected to Coral Springs Museum of Art by sharing your best photos from your visit. Tag us at #coralspringsmuseumofart and @coralspringsmoa

FOOD AND DRINK

Food and drink, including open containers of water, are not permitted in the galleries. During reception, a cash bar with single serve beverages will be available. You must be 21 years of age and show proof of age to purchase alcoholic beverages.

CHILDREN 12 AND UNDER

All children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

ACCESSIBILITY

All galleries and facilities are wheelchair accessible.

SERVICE ANIMALS

All guide dogs and service animals individually trained to do work or perform tasks for the benefit of an individual with a disability, including a physical, sensory, psychiatric, intellectual, or other mental disability are permitted. Learn more at the ADA National Network.

LOCATION & DIRECTIONS

DIRECTIONS

2855A Coral Springs Dr, Coral Springs, FL 33065

PARKING

Parking is plentiful and free at the Center of the Arts in Mullins Park; we are located inside. Street parking is limited.