Renato Meziat: A Decade of Realism By Raisa Clavijo

February 27, 2020Magazine and Newspaper Reviews

By Raisa Clavijo Renato Meziat’s “A Decade of Realism,” an exhibition at Virginia Miller Galleries was on view until the end of March. On this occasion, the artist gathered together still lifes and scenes in which a window serves as a frame for peaceful seascapes. The exhibition reflected the unquestionable technical mastery of this self-taught … Read More

Tabletop Sculpture Depicts Patron Saint of Women in Yoruba Culture

December 9, 2019Gallery Artists

A new kinetic work by the Colombian sculptor Joaquín Restrepo on display at ArtSpace/Virginia Miller Galleries in Coral Gables represent an important saint in the region’s syncretic religion. The carved wooden head depicts the Yoruba deity Yemoja, also known as Ayeyama and in Cuban Santeria, Yemayá. She is a mother figure, the patron saint of … Read More

Fifteen-year selection of works by Michelle Concepción at ArtSpace/Virginia Miller Galleries

Michelle Concepción, the artist who pioneered a technique that creates astonishing three-dimensional depth in flat, two-dimensional paintings, will exhibit “Chaos to Order” at ArtSpace/Virginia Miller Galleries in Coral Gables, Florida from November 2019 through February 2020. “This exhibition is particularly interesting because it presents a selection of her work from different series over a 15-year … Read More

Abstract Diversity in Painting

Abstract Diversity in Painting Currently Being Exhibited at ArtSpace/Virginia Miller Galleries See installation view here> Highly accomplished artists with different visions of abstract painting are being exhibited in “Abstract Diversity in Painting” at ArtSpace/Virginia Miller Galleries in downtown Coral Gables, Florida through July 2019. For its spring show Virginia Miller, owner and director of Greater … Read More

A Decade of Realism – Paintings by Renato Meziat

Exhibition by Renato Meziat, Brazilian Hyperrealist, Opens at ArtSpace/Virginia Miller Galleries ArtSpace/Virginia Miller Galleries is presenting its first one-person exhibition of paintings by Renato Meziat, a Brazilian realist whose still lifes are so realistic viewers reach out to touch their fruit and other objects. “Meziat shares the ability of the best hyperrealists to render ordinary … Read More

Mario Segundo Perez passes away

October 30, 2018Gallery Artists, Gallery News

ArtSpace/Virginia Miller Galleries sadly announces that one of its most beloved artists, the Argentine magical realist Mario Segundo Perez, has died of complications from surgery. Everyone at the gallery and all those who loved him are overwhelmed with shock and grief at his passing. We send our sincerest love and condolences to his family and … Read More

Renato Meziat, solo exhibition opening soon

October 27, 2018Gallery Artists, Gallery News

Renato Meziat, whose solo exhibition opens at ArtSpace Virginia Miller Galleries on Nov. 2nd, confirms something that a lot of us have suspected for years: anyone can cultivate a set of skills in the arts, but most dedicated artists are born with a particular talent.  Meziat is a case in point: after spending his younger … Read More

Gallery Night and Frost School of Music Red Carpet kick off month

October 21, 2018Gallery News, Magazine and Newspaper Reviews

Gloria Burns led her recent column in Miami’s Community Newspapers with a photo of Virginia Miller and her husband, Bill DuPriest, at ArtSpace/Virginia Miller Galleries’ opening reception for “Eccentric Visions Part II” on Gables Gallery Night. She noted that Miller, who served with Burns on the Coral Gables Community Foundation, was instrumental in launching the … Read More