Editorial

Florencio Gelabert ‘s “INTERSECTIONS” At The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum

By Manuela Gabaldon

Everything today is “Green”; everyone seems to be concerned with the depletion of our natural resources, deforestation, offshore drilling, and recycling, right? Wrong! This is how it seems to most of us; we are under the impression that the problem is “being taken care of”, while the reality is that not everyone is concerned with our planet’s well-being and the conservation of … +

Editorial

David Castillo Gallery

By Mia Opalka

Art -Baseling with David Castillo Gallery By Mia Opalka In the face of a global economic crisis, art is probably the last thing on the minds of the general public. But with Art Basel Miami Beach right around the corner, it’s hard not to wonder how it’s all going to pan out for local galleries this December. For Wynwood’s David Castillo Gallery, … +

Art Fairs

NADA Art Fair 2008 Miami

From Dec 3rd through Dec 7th, 2008.  The New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) presents the 6th edition of the NADA Art Fair in Miami. Featuring 88 emerging art galleries from 18 countries, the NADA Art Fair is renowned for its diverse, high quality group of exhibitors as well as its unique atmosphere in the vast sound stages and gardens of the Ice … +

Art Fairs

Green Art Fair

From Dec 2nd through Dec 7th, 2008.   Green Art Fair Miami 2008 will be a single point of contact for the art and design world, eco-friendly businesses and all individuals interested in moving the environmental friendly movement forward. Introducing eco-friendly artists, curators, sustainable designers and galleries to new audiences internationally has made green art fair the most comprehensive destination for the eco-friendly … +

Architecture

INK Miami Art Fair

From Dec 4th through Dec 7th, 2008.  Just steps away from the Art Basel Miami Beach Fair, the 2008 edition of INK Miami Art Fair will open on Thursday, December 4th with a Breakfast Preview starting at 10:00 am at the Suites of Dorchester, noted for its convenience and proximity to the Miami Beach Convention Center.

News

Mosaic Theatre

Seafarer.  From Nov 20th through Dec 14th, 2008.  The Seafarer is a chilling new play about the sea, Ireland, and the power of myth. It’s Christmas Eve and Sharky has returned to Dublin to look after his irascible, aging brother who’s recently gone blind. Old drinking buddies Ivan and Nicky are holed up at the house too, hoping to play some cards. … +

News

Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida

The Nutcracker. December 13th, 14th, 20th and 21st, 2008.  There’s nothing like the Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida’s The Nutcracker to start enjoying the christmas spirit. The company will present two shows at the Julius Littman North Miami Beach Performing Arts Theater and the following week at the Parker Playhouse in Broward.

Music

Holiday Under the Stars Concert

Deering Estate at Cutler. Dec 6th, 2008. 7:00 p.m.  The Deering Estate at Cutler, part of the Miami-Dade County Park and Recreation Department, celebrates the holiday season with the 10th annual "Holiday Under the Stars" outdoor concert on Saturday, December 6, 2008, from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. This year, the concert will feature musical performances by Doug Cameron, Dana Paul, Wendy … +

News

Art Rouge Gallery

Box of Mental States. From Nov 22nd, 2008 through Jan 2009.  Art Rouge Gallery presents Box of Mental States by artist Ciria. Ciria was born in Manchester, England and moved to Spain at an early age. In England, he was called the little Spaniard and in Madrid his nickname was the little Englishman.

Cinema

WLRN Channel 17

Micky Wolfson’s Documentary. From Dec 22nd through 28th, 2008.  WLRN Channel 17 goes behind the scenes with a new and exciting documentary chronicling Micky Wolfson’s rise as the son of a socially and politically prominent Miami family.  Souvenirs: The Many Worlds of Micky Wolfson highlights his staking of his own territory and the subsequent evolution of a world-class collector of decorative arts … +

News

New World School of the Arts

Thoroughly Modern Millie. From Dec 5th through 14th, 2008.  Tony Award-winning musical Thoroughly Modern Millie, by Richard Morris and Dick Scanlan will be produced by New World School of the Arts’ music theater program to start the Holiday season. Directed by guest artist Kim St. Leon, Choreographed by guest artist Karin Bejerano with musical direction by Jeff Hess, from the NWSA Theater … +

Cinema

Art Basel – China: The Rising Tide

Miami Beach Cinematheque. Dec 5th, 2008.  China: The Rising Tide premiers Dec 5th, 2008 at 8:30 p.m. at the Miami Beach Cinematheque. Robert Adanto’s The Rising Tide shows the world how China’s contemporary artists are making sense of their crazy “brave new world”, the improbable mash-up of totalitarianism and capitalism gone wild. An often surprising and thought-provoking documentary, the featured artists throw … +

Cinema

Art Basel – Parallax

Miami Beach Cinematheque. Dec 7th, 2008. 8:30 p.m.   Parallax by Rosalind Schneider premiers on Dec 7th, 2008 at 8:30 p.m. Parallax is a dance film that explores the sensuous flow of the female and male body. Formal relationships achieve a visual extension in space through concave mirror reflection and the juxtaposition of three projections.

Cinema

Art Basel – Que Viva Mexico!

Miami Beach Cinematheque. Nov 30th, 2008. 7:45 p.m.  Que Viva Mexico! Premiers on Nov 30th, 2008 at 7:45 p.m. at the Miami Beach CInematheque. A blend of the ethnographic, the political, the scenic and the surreal, Qué Viva México! is nothing short of brilliant; a highly stylized (silent with limited subtitles) documentary on the people and volatile social climate of Mexico. It … +

Events

NOBE 67 Art

Deauville Beach Resort. From Dec 3rd through 9th, 2008.  NOBE 67 ART is a new art event in Miami where galleries, artists, and curators will have the opportunity to have an effective presence during the largest publicly recognized week dedicated to art: Art Basel Miami Beach and the 20 satellite fairs that occur simultaneously during the first week of December.

News

Panamerican Art Projects

From Dec 6th - 31st, 2008

Panamerican Art Projects presents three solo exhibitions featuring works by Francis Acea, Tracey Snelling and Ana Maria Pacheco in the project room.  Francis Acea (b. 1967, Havana, Cuba-lives in Miami, Florida) generally is commenting about the value of producing, and of making money, versus the real value. In a sense, Francis is testing the notion of invented value versus accumulated value. His … +

News

It Ain't Fair at O.H.W.O.W.

From Dec 2nd through Dec 7th, 2008.  O.H.W.O.W. presents It Ain't Fair, an exhibition featuring Deitch Projects, Peres Projects, Nueva Galeria De La Barra, A.S.S. Gallery, A.M.P., Picturebox and TV Books with curators Tim Barber, Kathy Grayson, Andreas Melas, Dan Nadel, Pablo de la Barra, Nicola Vassell and Terence Koh.

News

World Aids Day Art Exhibition

From Nov 26th through Dec 14th, 2008.  Miami Beach Community Health Center’s "Through the Eyes of Love" in honor of World AIDS Day showcases a diverse collection of artworks symbolizing the depth of local artists’ thoughts and feelings as it relates to HIV / AIDS. This Miami and Fort Lauderdale admission-free exhibition also includes hundreds of panels from The NAMES Project Foundation-AIDS … +

Cinema

Art Basel – Trance

Miami Beach Cinematheque. Dec 6th, 2008. 8:30 p.m.  Trance is a multimedia site-specific installation, which explores a neighborhood from the inside out. It premiers at Art Basel film festival Dec 6th, 2008 at 8:30 p.m. Using documentary video and found sound, Trance blurs the boundaries between insider and outsider, past and present, fitting in or being exiled. By partnering with local composers, … +

Music

New Superstars Concert Series

Florida Grand Opera. From Jan 10th through Apr 6th, 2009.  Florida Grand Opera’s highly anticipated new Superstar Concert Series will premiere on Saturday, January 10th, 2009, at the Knight Concert Hall at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County.  Last summer, General Director Robert Heuer invited Judy Drucker to join the company as Senior Artistic Advisor and to … +

Music

Miami Jazz Project in Concert

December 6th, 2008. 8:00 p.m.  Miami Jazz Project will be performing a collection of classic standards by legendary Jazz composers and contemporary Jazz compositions penned by Arthur Barron, featuring the stellar talents of Barron on tenor sax, alto sax and flute, Saul Gross on tenor sax and Ken Kay on alto sax with a heavyweight rhythm section of Felix Gomez on piano, … +