Girls’ Club will close for the Thanksgiving Holiday
Thursday, November 27 & 28
We wish everyone a safe and happy holiday!
Extended Morning Hours during ABMB
December 3 – 7, 2014
Wednesday – Friday, 9am-5pm; Saturday + Sunday, 9am-1pm
Throughout Art Basel Miami Beach week Girls’ Club will open early for extended morning hours, inviting fair goers and art enthusiasts the chance to visit the exhibit The Moment. The Backdrop. The Persona. before heading to Miami. Each morning from Wednesday, December 3 – Sunday, December 7, Girls’ Club will open at 9am, closing at 5pm during the week and 1pm during the weekend.
Girls’ Club welcomes group visits to those who may in town visiting the fairs. Guided group tours generally last an hour and explore the current Girls’ Club exhibit, architecture and history of the only private collection ope bot the public in the world that focuses on contemporary art by women. Tour groups may also visit with the adjacent Francie Bishop Good studio when available.
To schedule a group visit and guided tour, please contact us directly at email@example.com or by phone at 954-828-9151.
ABMB Artist + Curator Brunch
Saturday, December 6, 9am-1pm
Girls’ Club invites Art Basel Miami Beach VIPs, guests and the public to join the curators, artists and collaborators of the current exhibition The Moment. The Backdrop. The Persona. for an informal brunch event Saturday, December 6, from 9am-1pm. Hear directly from the exhibition’s organizers and collaborators, and join informal tours throughout the morning. Brunch treats and refreshments provided by Colada Cuban Coffee House & Eatery.
A shuttle bus to transport guests to and from the Director’s Brunch event at the Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale‘s will be available starting at 11am.
Girls’ Club is located in downtown Fort Lauderdale at 117 NE 2 Street, and is accessible by car or bus, with free and metered parking on site.
Take I-95 towards Fort Lauderdale. Exit Broward Blvd East. Turn right onto Broward Blvd and head east for 2 miles. Turn left at Andrews Avenue. Turn right at NE 2 Street. Girls’ Club is half way down the block, with parking available in front or in the parking lot adjacent.
Girls’ Club is located 2 blocks from Broward Central Terminal, which serves several county bus lines including buses 1, 6, 9, 10, 11, 14, 20, 22, 30, 31, 40, 50, 60, 81. To plan your trip via bus, please consult the Borward County Transit site for a detailed map of available bus lines and routes.
Girls’ Club is located 4 miles from the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport. Driving from the airport, head north on US1. Turn left on Broward Blvd after passing through the Las Olas tunnel. Turn right on NE 3 Ave. Girls’ Club is half way down the block, with parking available in front or in the parking lot adjacent.
Girls’ Club is located 33 miles from the Miami International Airport, and 44 miles from the Palm Beach International Airport.
From Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale:
Girls’ Club is located a few blocks north of the Museum of Art and is an easy walk, bike or car ride. From the museum’s entrance on Las Olas Blvd, head west to the intersection. Turn right on Andrews Ave. After a little less than half a mile, turn right on NE 2 Street. Girls’ Club is half way down the block, with parking available in front or in the parking lot adjacent. Guerrilla-Bicycle parking available on site too.
The Forest Diaries
Wednesday, December 17, 7-9pm
Workshop with guest artist Jenny Larsson
A 2-hour, Wednesday evening workshop, December 17, extends the experience with a discussion about what modern dance is, who can dance, and the excitement of experimental dance. Participants will move, draw, sketch, talk and develop improvisational choreography with guest artist Jenny Larsson. The compositional tools that are being introduced corresponds equally with architects, visual artists, actors, directors and dancers.
For more information and to register for the workshop: www.girlsclubcollection.org/the-forest-diaries-multi-media-exhibit-from-broward-based-choreographer-jenny-larsson
Thursday, December 18, 7-9pm
Live Performance and Artist Talk
Browse the exhibition The Forest Diaries, listen to live music performed by Swedish musicians Stefan Strom and Carina Henningsson, watch a live performance with dance and incorporated text, followed by a Q & A with guest artist Jenny Larsson.
Free and open to the public. RSVP not necessary.
For sign language interpreters or materials in accessible format or other ADA Accommodations please call 954-828-9151 at least five days in advance.