April 27, 2013
Miami is nothing if not a rabbit hole, a place where doe-eyed innocents, much like Alice, gather en masse and then disappear into a surreal void where they meet tweaked-out freaks and crazy characters. So an Alice in Wonderland-themed event seems incredibly appropriate for our far-out fantasyland. Enter Alice in Wynwoodland.
April 23, 2013
New paintings by Cuban American artist Luis Cruz Azaceta and Cuban artist Luis Enrique Camejo.
April 18, 2013 – April 19, 2013
Rootz Underground represents Jamaica’s most recent contribution to the International Reggae & World Music scene. While undeniably rooted in reggae the six-member outfit uses their collective passion to create a sound that pushes boundaries and defies being boxed into a single genre.
April 13, 2013
Presented by The Black Archives and hosted by international poet and spoken word artist Rebecca “Butterfly” Vaughns, “Expressions” will feature an evening of poetic expression, live jazz and neo-soul music as we celebrate National Poetry month on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at The Historic Ward Rooming House Gallery, 249 NW 9th Street in Miami’s historic Overtown neighborhood. The event will include featured sets from local spoken word artists Amali and Germaine Coleman, open mic (poets must pre-register with the hostess) and live music by DJ Sco and Jody Hill’s Deep Fried Funk Band. Admission includes a taste of Overtown’s famous Jackson’s Soul Food Restaurant, offering fried chicken and waffles.
Admission for “Expressions” is $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Tickets can be purchased online via Paypal at www.theblackarchives.org. Please call 305-636-2390 for more information.
March 1, 2013
Hipsters and gastronomes will Dine, Drink and Discover something new at three D, a fresh, Friday night fundraiser for Miami’s own Diabetes Research Institute. The evening’s spectacular, tapas style menu has been designed by Chef Michael Shikany, whose avant garde gourmet cuisine is award-winning. “Cooking for me is an art; a plate is my canvas, a knife is my brush, and food is my paint,” says Shikany.
February 15, 2013 – February 18, 2013
Following its widely acclaimed inaugural edition, the groundbreaking Art Wynwood Fair, enthusiastically embraced by the international art dealer community, Miami and the Wynwood Arts District will return for its second year during Presidents Weekend February 14- 18, 2013. The lure of cutting edge street art, pop surrealism and murals, as well as, the finest in contemporary and modern art, proved irresistible to international collectors and art enthusiasts. The second edition of Art Wynwood is responding to this fast growing interest and has expanded to include over 70 premier international galleries.
January 12, 2013
PAN, Performing Arts Network is pleased to present The Powder Monkey EP Release Show on Saturday, January 12. The live performance of the Miami based rock band sensation will be the first of numerous can’t-miss events that are going to take place at PAN’s beautiful new venue in 2013.
Kemetic Yoga is unique because it is the indigenous system that was developed in Africa. Thus Kemetic Yoga is a vast ocean of wisdom that was originally created to lead human beings to a realization that goes beyond the material expression of matter. What is meant by this is that the teachings are to lead a human person to a state of awakening that is referred to as the Nehast. The word literally means to awaken, thus the implication being to awaken to ones true nature, pure Divinity, beyond objectification.
January 6, 2013
Orchestra Miami invites you to get into the holiday spirit, as we present three performances of the timeless holiday classic Amahl and the Night Visitors (Amahl y los reyes magos) by Gian Carlo Menotti. This beautiful opera combines gorgeous vocal lines and lush symphonic accompaniment with a simple, touching story which reminds us about the true meaning of Christmas.
December 22, 2012
Commissioned by NBC, Amahl and the Night Visitors is one of the most beloved and widely performed operas in the world. Composed by Gian Carlo Menotti, this one-act opera was the first opera composed specifically for television in America, and was broadcast live annually from Studio 8H in Rockefeller Center beginning in 1951. The opera takes place near Bethlehem in the First Century, just after the birth of Christ.
December 19, 2012
This necklace is stunning alone or with an added pendant. This is a very relaxed and fun necklace to make. Learn the pattern and create enough links for a 20″ necklace. Add a patina for added depth and demension or simply let it age gracefully. The technique is wire working and is open to all levels. All materials and detailed instructions are included in the cost. Please contact Christina at email@example.com for more details or call the Key Largo Art Gallery to regester 305 145-0052.
December 17, 2012
Christina Haney Dykes is teaching a Double Viking Knit Bracelet class on Monday 12/17/12 from 10am-3pm at the Key Largo Art Galler at mm103 on the bayside. The class cost is $125 which includes all material and detailed instructions and is open to all levels. You will learn how to weave sterling silver wire to form the double viking knit, then pull it through a draw plate to see the magic happen. The result is a beautiful flexable woven wire bracelet that is stunning. Please contact Christina at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or contact the Key Largo Art Gallery at 305 451-0052 to register.
December 11, 2012
The Miami Finance Forum (MFF) will host its annual holiday happy hour for South Florida finance professionals in December. Members and guests can enjoy hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, live music, hand-rolled cigars, and complimentary valet parking while networking during the December 11 event. MFF events are open to members and non-members alike.
December 6, 2012 – December 9, 2012
Walls at Artseen Exhibition highlights the work of six New World School of the Arts visual students during the Art Basel Miami Beach international fair, in a unique show where inside structures become blank canvasses for each of the artists. Charged with the task of incorporating the actual walls of the gallery into their work of art, each artist will utilize their allocated space to execute their work.