Life, architecture and art during the 20th and 21st centuries will be showcased at Miami Art Museum. The Modern Photographs: The Machine, The Body and The City collection features dozens of photographs donated by former curator Charles Cowles. Through April 15. Various times at 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Free on Sundays, students with identification, and children under 12; $2.50-$5 others. Details: (305) 375-3000 or miamiartmuseum.org.
Miami Art Central features Tacita Dean-Fil; Works and Peter Friedl-Work 1964-2006. 7-10 p.m. at 5960 SW 57th Ave., South Miami. Through April 15. Details: (305) 455-3333 or www.miamiartcentral.org.
The University of Miami School of Architecture features Lamp Designs exhibition by Alejandro Fernandez-Veraud. Various times at Jorge M. Perez Architecture Center Gallery, 1215 Dickinson Dr., Coral Gables. Free. The exhibition will run through April 20. Details: (305) 284-5002.
New World School of the Arts features Fear.Fate.Fame exhibition. Various times at Freedom Tower, 600 N. Biscayne Blvd., Miami. The exhibition runs through April 25. Details: (305) 237-3620 or www.fearfatefame.com.
The Museum of Contemporary Art features the exhibition Merce Cunningham: Dancing on the Cutting Edge Part 1, featuring art, costume and set designs from the Merce Cunningham Dance Company. Through April 29.
The Wolfsonian-FIU features Rare Book and Special Collections Library vestibule. Through May 4. Various times at 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $5.35-$7.49. Details: (305) 531-1001 or www.wolfsonian.org.
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens presents a short film, "Still Life," by photographer Anna Gaskell. The film features still-life images of Ms. Gaskell's experiences at Vizcaya. Through June 1. Various times at 3251 S. Miami Ave., Miami. $9-$12. Details: (305) 250-9133 or www.vizcayamuseum.org.
Miami Art Museum features the LeWitt X 2 exhibition. Through June 3. Various times at 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. $2.50-$5; Free for students, children younger than 12, and on Sundays. Details: (305) 375-1705 or miamiartmuseum.org.
Miami Art Museum features the Collectors Council Acquisitions exhibition. Through July 1. Various times at 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-1704 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts hosts an opening reception for Don't Tread On Me by Michael Scoggins and Windows I Beautiful by Michael Loveland. 7:30-10 p.m. at 2043 N. Miami Ave., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 576-1804.