New to Basel this year is a multi-tiered cultural marketplace called the FoCi Art Fair (3000 North Miami Ave., Midtown Miami). The event boasts a gallery, an art market, an art exhibition and a food festival in one sprawling sensory buffet. On Saturday from 7 p.m. to midnight, DJ Ivan Diaz will be spinning his soulful sounds, with refreshments provided by Barefoot Wine. Tickets cost $10. Call 786-363-8040 or visit fociartfair.com.
Finally, this Sunday from 9:30 a.m. to noon, the Frost Art Museum features an informal talk by internationally acclaimed artisr Michele Oka Doner, along with an outdoor breakfast and guided tours of the Sculpture Park at FIU (10975 SW 17th Street, Miami). The Frost's exhibitions, including The Missing Peace: Artists Consider the Dalai Lama, will also be open to the public. The event is free. Call 305-348-2890 or visit thefrost.fiu.edu.
Fri., Dec. 4, 11 a.m., 2009