Teresita Fernandez, Miami-born artist, will display her work through Jan. 19th. Member preview including cocktails and hors d'oeuvres 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Miami Art Museum, 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Members free; non-members $10. Call (305) 375-3000.
"Young Talents", works by Sandro de la Rosa, Miguel Florido, Vicente Hernandez, Rigoberto Pelaez and Sinhue Vega, on display through Dec. 13. 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Cernuda Arte, 3155 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 461-1050.
ART EXHIBITION & RECEPTION
"Cross Currents: Haitian Art in the Diaspora", featuring Fritzvelt Rourouss Antoine, through Nov. 30th. Reception 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. at the Broward County Main Library, gallery - 6th floor, 100 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Call (954) 357-7464.
"La France Insolite" will feature Claude Zuena's most recent work, through Dec. 13th. 7 p.m. French Alliance of Miami, 1414 Coral Way, Miami. (305) 859-8760.
"Breakthrough," by Guerra de la Paz. On display through Dec. 29th. 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. at the Dorsch Gallery, 151 NW 24th St., Miami. (305) 576-1278.
PORTRAITS OF AN ERA
The Wolfsonian hosts a preview and reception of "From Emperors to Hoi Polloi: Portraits of an Era," from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. On view through May 11th. The Wolfsonian - Florida International University, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 535-2606.
Pavlova M. Gallery hosts an exhibition of recent works by painter and figure drawer, Susana Herrero-Kunhardt, through Jan. 15. 1 p.m. - 6 p.m. Pavlova M. Gallery, 25 SE Second Ave., Suite 200, Miami. Details: (305) 416-4950.
The Dorsch Gallery will host "Lama Norlha" and "the back room" through Jan. 25th. The "Lama Norlha" exhibition features large-scale paintings of spectacular color and strength and "the back room" examines the conflicting dualities between the physical and the spiritual. Opening reception 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Dorsch Gallery, 151 NW 24 St., Miami. Details: (305) 576-1278.
Florida Visual Art Fellowship celebrates its 25th anniversary and showcases "The Boone Collection", 19th century French graphics from the collection of the Mobile Museum of Art. 8 p.m. - 10 p.m. at the Lowe Art Museum, 1301 Stanford Drive, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-3603.
BAKEHOUSE ART SHOW
The Bakehouse Art Complex presents "Winter Juried Art Show 2002" through Jan. 19. Music and refreshments. Opening reception from 7 p.m. - 11 p.m. Bakehouse Art Complex, 561 NW 32 St., Miami. Details: (305) 576-2828.
BASEL ART SHOW
The Miami Beach Convention Center welcomes the acclaimed art Show "Art Basel - Miami Beach 2002," through Dec. 8. Enjoy special exhibitions, visits to private art collections and various crossover events with design, architecture, fashion and film industries. Miami Beach Convention Center, 1901 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach. Details: (786) 276-26189.
FIU's Wolfsonian welcomes a special exhibition of the "Nobody's Perfect" collection and the unveiling by Gaetano Pesce of his "2002 W Desk." 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. The Wolfsonian - Florida International University, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 535-2606.
WORKSHOP & LECTURE
Canadian/Israeli artist, Naomi Spiers hosts a workshop and slide lecture through Dec. 10. Her workshop includes rubber mold-making and wax chasing in the sculpture studio, as well as a reception on the last day to view her work. 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. at The Gilded Hand, 165 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 444-2825.