Weekend 9/20-9/22: DWNTWN Art Days 2013

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Art Days 2013, from September 20-22, features a special tour just for you! 
Whether you are walking, biking, a history buff or a art connoisseur Art Days offers unique insight in to the arts and culture of a burgeoning Downtown Miami.  
   
            
BeachedMiami Bike Tours
 
Saturday, September 21
Sunday, September 22
2-5pm
Beached Miami is hosting a group bike ride through Downtown Miami to discover significant cultural sites and experience Art Days Fringe projects. This FREE bike ride features guest speakers and artist performances along the route and a delicious post-ride picnic catered by Pollo Tropical.

The ride leaves from the Art Days Hub at Grand Central Park. 
All riders must RSVP at www.beachedmiami.com/artdays 
There are only 50 spots per ride and it's FREE, so don't wait!
BYOB: Bring Your Own Bike  
Curated Walking Tours
Artist T. Wheeler Castillo curates free Walking Tours that give an insider look into the burgeoning art scene in Downtown Miami.  Four immersive tours thread contemporary art  conversations and offer experiences of key subjects, such as architecture and art spaces, within the neighborhood: 
   

Friday, September 20  
      Three Buildings  11am-12:30pm
      Meeting at The Freedom Tower ­ (600 Biscayne Blvd)
Friday, September 20
      An Object, A Craft, and Ideas (CRAFT)  2-3:30pm
      Meet at The Wolfsonian ­FIU Downtown Study Centre ­ (21 SE 1 Ave)
Sunday, September 22
      Art Spaces  11am-12:30pm
      Meet at the DWNTWN Art House ­ (100 NE 11 St)
Sunday, September 22
      An Object, A Craft, and Ideas (PRINT)  2-3:30pm   
      Meet at DWNTWN Art House ­ (100 NE 11 St)
Tours are FREE and space is limited to 15 per tour, so REGISTER NOW  by emailing:downtownarthouse@gmail.com  with the chosen tour title in the subject line.
HistoryMiami Tours
HistoryMiami offers daily tour of their incredible collection as well as unique walking tours especially for Art Days.
Friday, September 20  
     HistoryMiami Collection 1-2pm
     Meet at HistoryMiami
 
     Mary Brickell Village to Miami Circle Walking Tour 6-7:30pm 
     Meet at Mary Brickell Village
 
Saturday, September 21 
     HistoryMiami Collection 11am-12pm & 2-3pm
     Meet at HistoryMiami
     Downtown Architecture Walking Tour  3:30-5pm 
     Meet at HistoryMiami   
 
Sunday, September 22
     HistoryMiami Collection 11am-12pm & 2-3pm
      Meet at HistoryMiami 
Olympia Theater Tours
Experience the historic Olympia Theater from the balcony to the basement covering 87 years of history. 
Friday, September 20
10am12pm2pm4pm
Saturday, September 21  
10am12pm2pm4pm 

All tours are free!  Call 305-374-2444 or  
visit olympiatheater.org for more information.  
Progressive Studio Tour

Visit with the resident artists of The Artisan Lounge.  Each artist will present a "mini artist talk" and show their works in progress.
 
Saturday, September 21  
Tour begins at 12pm and progresses every 15 minutes. 

Visit theartisanlounge.com for a list of artists and  
a complete schedule.   

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