From Aug 1st through 6th, 2010.
The 2010 Summer Exhibition of Giants in the City, an inflatable sculpture public art project organized by founder and curator Alejandro Mendoza features twenty-two giant sculptures fabricated in nylon, inflated, and supported upright by a continuous supply of air through the interior.
A family day on Tuesday, August 3rd from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. includes arts and craft projects for youngsters, tours and interactive performances with the giant sculptures. The exhibition closes with a giant reception on Friday, August 6th, 2010 from 7:00 to 11:00 p.m. offering music and refreshments.
Artists invited to participate in the 2010 Giants in the City exhibition at the Miami Beach Botanical include Gustavo Acosta, Frank Hyder, Jose Bedia, Joel + Kate, Noor Blazekovic, Pablo Laucerica, Edouard Duval Carrie, Lucinda Linderman, Tomas Esson, Leonel Matheu, Miguel Fleitas, Alejandro Mendoza, Karen Gilinsky, Ricardo Rios, Maki Hashizume, Ramon Williams, Mariano Costa Peuser and Yovani Bauta.
Giants in the City at the Miami Beach Botanical Garden
2000 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, FL 33139