The Weekend Guide

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Here & Now: 2012
What: Miami Light Project presents the work of performance artists who use 3-D mapping technology to explore the history of mankind and dance to interpret terror and nightmares, as well as self-image and plastic surgery.
Dinner and a different kind of show.
When: Thru Feb. 11.
Where: The Light Box at Goldman Warehouse, 404 NW 26th St. (305-576-4350). Tickets ($20) online at miamilightproject.com.

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What: A new hair-straightening system ($150-$300) that offers a formaldehyde-free solution for working out the kinks.
Why: It provides protection from UV rays, too.
When: Mon.-Fri. & Sat., 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
Where: 1428 Brickell Ave., Brickell (305-371-5577).

The Original Miami Beach Antique Show
What: Loads of baubles, art, furniture, decor, and knickknacks of the stately variety.
Why: Enough finds to send Antiques Roadshow into overdrive.
When: Thru Feb. 6.
Where: Miami Beach Convention Center, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach (305-673-7311). Tickets ($17) online at originalmiamibeachantiqueshow.com. Email rtabacnic@fish-consulting.com with your full name by 5 p.m. Fri. for a chance to win one of two pairs of tickets. Winners will be chosen at random.

Bass Museum Beats After Sunset
What: By day, it houses art (“Laurent Grasso: Portrait of a Young Man,” “Erwin Wurm: Beauty Business”). After the sun sets, the Bass transforms into a hoppin’ party with DJ Josef-K, libations, and ping-pong tables.
Why: After 11, Beats hosts its first-ever after-party at Chalk with two drink tickets and free ping-pong.
When: Fri., 8-11 p.m.; after-party, 11 p.m.-midnight.
Where: 2100 Collins Ave., Miami Beach (305-673-7530). Admission ($8 for nonmembers, free for members) at the door.

Savage: Art Made by Animals for the Benefit of Animals
What: Tigers, giraffes, elephants, birds, and reptiles tap into their artistic abilities to raise funds for Zoo Miami.
Why: Party animals can revel in art via silent auction and raffle, plus live music and food trucks.
When: Sat., 7-11 p.m.
Where: Bakehouse Art Complex, 561 NW 32nd St. (305-576-2828). Admission is free.

Photo: Glexis Novoa / Courtesy of Miami Light Project

404 NW 26th St
Miami, FL 33127
1901 Convention Center Dr
Miami Beach, FL 33139
2100 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139
561 NW 32nd St
Miami, FL 33127
1428 Brickell Ave
Miami, FL 33131