Share “Frost Art Museum at FIU opens 2014 with...”

Frost Art Museum at FIU opens 2014 with LATAM show

Published on NewsOK Modified: January 10, 2014 at 2:01 am •  Published: January 10, 2014

MIAMI (AP) — The Patricia And Phillip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University kicks off its 2014 season with paintings and video by artists from Argentina and Colombia.

Argentine artist Karina Chechik presents a series of architectural influenced paintings with a nod to the mysteries of life and the divine. Her works include churches and synagogues, as well as pre-Columbian pyramids and Arabic mosques.

Colombian artist Miler Lagos, meanwhile, has produced videos based on his experience traveling through the Arctic in 2011. He presents a short on the man-made stone landmark used as a marker by caribou hunters known as the Inukshuk.

Chechik's exhibit runs through mid-April, and Lagos' videos are up through March. Other artists on display include Javier Velasco, Manuel Mendive and Humberto Castro.


Online: Patricia And Phillip Frost Art Museum,


  1. 1
    Baylor DE Shawn Oakman suspended for opener against SMU
  2. 2
    You need to check out Japan's Street View for cats right meow
  3. 3
    Oklahoma officials investigating dog-skinning case
  4. 4
    Man charged with raping, beating ex-girlfriend is named Tulsa's Most Wanted fugitive
  5. 5
    Former caregiver for foster families arrested on child porn complaints
+ show more


× Trending life Article