"The First Americans: A View from the Southern Hemisphere." Speaker: Tom Dillehay, chair for anthropology, University of Kentucky. Sponsored by the Tribal Arts Society. 8 p.m. Lowe Art Museum, 1301 Stanford Drive, UM Campus, Coral Gables. (305) 284-3603.
Smithsonian exhibition, "In the Spirit of Martin: The Living Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.". Through Nov. 10 at the Bass Museum of Art, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. (305) 673-7530.
Pedro Ruiz: "Hi-8" along with "Made in Colombia" performance by Mauro Renato and Juan Sebastian. Through Nov. 20, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Casas Riegner Gallery, 23 N.E. 39th St., Miami. (305) 573-8242.
"Antiquities: New Acquisitions." 2-3 p.m. $5. Lowe Art Museum, 1301 Stanford Drive, UM Campus, Coral Gables. (305) 284-3603.
"Looking into Nature: Seeing before Knowing", George Bethea; "Science Friction", Dave Colosi, Christian Duran, Vickie Pierre, Christopher Skura. Through Nov. 23. 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. at the Dorsch Gallery, 151 N.W. 24th St., Miami. (305) 576-1278.
"Unititled" includes the works of: Elena Ehrenwald, Harumi, Gil Jacobsen, Frederic Nakache, David Ottenstein, Alberto Rizzo, Bernadi Roig, Karen thompson, Jorge Vera and Harvey Zipkin. Through Nov. 23. Daniel Azoulay Gallery, 3900 N.E. 1st Ave., Miami. (305) 576-1977.
NoMI Gallery Walk, explore North Miami's Downtown arts district. Galleries include: Kracer Art Gallery, Amrosino Gallery, Javogue & Ingalls Finae Art, Grapa Studio of Art, Leonard Tachmes gallery, T Curtsnoc Fine Art, Roker art Gallery, Inter Fine Art, and Belvair for Modern living. Details: (305) 893-6211
Caribbean Crossroads Group Show "Now and Then, 1997-2002", music by Mantra featuring Marlon Moore and home-cooked Caribbean buffet. Through Nov. 22, 7:30 p.m. - 10 p.m. Diaspora Vibe Gallery, 561 N.W. 32 St., Wynwood. (305) 573-7675.