THE STORIES OF VIZCAYA

Step back in time to the sophisticated era of Vizcaya’s kitchen with “Cooking with Caze.” Create charming paper puppets of Chef Theo Cazes and his culinary family. This playful activity is perfect for young chefs and history buffs alike, offering a glimpse into the grand gastronomic past of Vizcaya. Whip up some fun with us

Celebrate the legacy of James Deering’s prized book collection at “Literary Luminaries Bookmarks.” Craft your own beautiful bookmark to keep your place in your favorite stories. This artistic endeavor connects you to the history of literature and preservation at Vizcaya. Join us for an Artful Friday filled with creativity and discovery! Each Artful Friday event

Light up your creativity at “Illuminate Vizcaya,” a unique art-making workshop where you’ll design and decorate your own lanterns. Draw inspiration from the enchanting gardens and historic architecture of Vizcaya. Whether you’re an art enthusiast or a first-time crafter, this activity offers a brilliant opportunity to shine bright with your artistic flair. Each Artful Friday

Join us for “Origami Oasis: Creatures of Vizcaya,” where you can fold your way into the world of Vizcaya’s wildlife. Come to the Main House courtyard from NOON to 3pm and transform simple paper into elegant origami animals inspired by the lush landscapes and architectural beauty of Vizcaya. This creative journey is an enchanting exploration

Create a bracelet or keychain with beads inspired by Biscayne Bay, a glittering underwater ecosystem! This event is part of Artful Fridays, a series of artmaking activities designed for families with young children, included for free with your museum admission. Activities take place in the Main House courtyard from NOON to 3:00 p.m.

Unlock a day of discovery, creativity, and community at this Vizcaya Village Family Program, blending innovative learning with hands-on activities to spark curiosity and foster a love of learning. Join us for an exciting collaboration between Motivating Minds, School of Rock, UF IFAS Extension and the Vizcaya Village Farmers Market!

Unlock your creativity and connect with nature at Vizcaya! Join us in Vizcaya Village as we to dive into the world of mosaics, crafting beautiful designs with a unique twist—using seeds as your primary material. TICKETS: FREE

This month’s Vizcaya Late features a takeover by CAP Lab, an extension of Vizcaya’s Contemporary Arts Program showcasing contemporary art projects by the talented students of the New World School of the Arts. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to explore both new and historical artworks commissioned specifically for the estate.

Led by Dr. Patricia Isis, this program offers a unique and creative approach to embracing life’s transitions and inevitable ups and downs with the help of art therapy. During this workshop, you’ll explore: Bridge Metaphors: Learn to visualize life’s uncertainties and transitions through the powerful symbolism of bridges, transforming the unseen into the seen. Personal

Join Dr. Patricia Isis as she leads expressive art therapies to inspire and enhance self-care practices. These are mindfulness-based, positively therapeutic expressive arts experiences. Appropriate for all ages and skill levels. During the workshop, you will: Create a collage of the parts of yourself you appreciate the most, then integrate your creation into a community