Pérez Art Museum Miami Announces Lineup for Immersive Cultural Experience CURRENTS, Featuring Bands TOPS and Men I Trust

Pre-Sale Tickets on Sale May 23, 2019 

Band performing on a lit stage in front of a crowd
Inner Wave performing at CURRENTS, March 21, 2019. Photo by WorldRedEye.com.

(Miami, FL — May 20, 2019) — Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) is pleased to announce the lineup for CURRENTS, the museum’s first-ever quarterly audio-visual immersive cultural experience in celebration of its 35th anniversary. Presented by Miami creative agency DEFY, the series kicked off on March 21 with Latinx psychedelic band Inner Wave, and will feature indie rock band TOPS on June 20, electro-pop band Men I Trust on September 19, and another act to be announced for November 21.

The series delivers an all-encompassing experience of art, theater, and music on PAMM’s waterfront terrace. In addition to live music, immersive theater production Miami Motel Stories will host flash theater experiences inside the museum, drawn from Miami's past, present, and future. Presented by Juggerknot Theatre, written by Juan C. Sanchez, and directed by Tai Thompson, Miami Motel Stories’ flash experience will depict dramatic and comedic tales driven by native characters that grab inspiration from an ever-changing cultural landscape.

Museum member pre-sale tickets go on sale on Monday, May 20 with general pre-sale on Thursday, May 23. To become a member, visit pamm.org/support.

WHEN
Thursday, June 20 | 7-10pm
Thursday, September 19 | 7-10pm
Thursday, November 21 | 7-10pm

WHERE
Pérez Art Museum Miami
1103 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL 33132

WHAT
CURRENTS, presented by DEFY, is a quarterly audio-visual immersive cultural experience. Launched in spring of 2019, in celebration of the museum’s 35th anniversary, CURRENTS delivers an intimate all-encompassing experience of art, theater, and music, the likes of which have never echoed through the halls of the museum.

WHO
TOPS (June 20)
Men I Trust (September 19)
To be announced (November 21)

TICKETS
Miami Motel Stories + Concert | $5 members, $24 general public
Concert | Members free, $16 general public
Tickets available for purchase here.

About Pérez Art Museum Miami
Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) promotes artistic expression and the exchange of ideas, advancing public knowledge and appreciation of art, architecture, and design, and reflecting the diverse community of its pivotal geographic location at the crossroads of the Americas. The 35-year-old South Florida institution, formerly known as Miami Art Museum (MAM) and led by Director Franklin Sirmans, opened a new building, designed by world-renowned architects Herzog & de Meuron, on December 4, 2013 in Downtown Miami’s Museum Park. The facility is a state-of-the-art model for sustainable museum design and progressive programming and features 200,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor program space with flexible galleries; shaded outdoor verandas; a waterfront restaurant and bar; a museum shop; and an education center with a library, media lab, and classroom spaces.

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Accredited by the American Alliance of Museums, Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) is sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture. Support is provided by the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners. Additional support is provided by the City of Miami and the Miami OMNI Community Redevelopment Agency (OMNI CRA). Pérez Art Museum Miami is an accessible facility. All contents ©Pérez Art Museum Miami. All rights reserved.

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