A Rare Opportunity in Miami: World Music Concert from France.PAX. May 4, 2013. Sergent Garcia, a seminal figure in the Latin Alternative and European mestizo music scenes, is returning to the US with a scorching hot live show alongside his band The Cumbiamuffin Allstars.
Video by Chris Maloney http://www.SbBProduction.com “Churchill’s Pub” Open Mic Night Miami, FL. Watch on Youtube
Meet Dr. Paul Farmer in conversation with Edwidge Danticat discussing To Repair the World: Paul Farmer Speaks to the Next Generation
Coral Gables Congregational Church. May 5, 2013, 4:00 p.m. One of the most passionate and influential voices for global health equity and social justice will be in conversation with an equally passionate voice in world literature. Together, they discuss some of the greatest challenges of our times, including:
Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami. May 5, 2013, 4:00 p.m. Known for its elegant performances, the Cypress String Quartet has been praised by Gramophone for its artistry of uncommon insight and cohesion, and its sound has been called beautifully proportioned and powerful by The Washington Post.
May 16, 2013, 7:00 p.m. Thom Collins, Director of the Miami Art Museum, talks to Christy Gast, Unscripted Winning Artist, about her public art installation “Self portrait as the Barefoot mailman”, her performative practice and the support of public art in Miami. This talk will take place at Books & Books Bal Harbour Shops.
Books & Books, Museum of Art Ft. Lauderdale. May 4, 2013, 4:00 p.m.Books & Books, Coral Gables. May 6, 2013, 8:00 p.m. If you’re fat and fail every diet, if you’re thin but can’t get thin enough, if you lose your job, if your child dies, if you are diagnosed with cancer, if you always end up with exactly the wrong kind … +
May 10 and 11, 2013, 8:00 p.m. Miami Light Project is proud to present the world premiere of PET, a new theater work written and choreographed by Miami-based actor/writer/choreographer, Rudi Goblen and directed by Michael Yawney.
Opening reception: April 26, 2013, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.From April 26 through May 8, 2013. To celebrate the wonderful news that Miami based artist T. Elliot Mansa was accepted into the prestigious Yale painting MFA program, the BFI #BigFutureInitiative is hosting an exhibition of his newest work.
Danielson Gallery of the Biltmore Hotel. May 3, 2013, 8:00 p.m. On Friday night, May 3rd, 2013, the Chameleon String Trio: Misha Vitenson, Michael Klotz and Iris van Eck will perform Johann Sebastian Bach’s Goldberg Variations. Vitenson, violin, Klotz, viola and van Eck, cello, will play a special arrangement for string trio, by Dmitry Sitkovetsky, instead of the original written for keyboard … +
Opening reception: May 11, 2013, 6:00 p.m.From May 11 through May 25, 2013. Robert Fontaine Gallery presents new works by Australian artist Anthony Lister in a solo exhibition entitled “Never Odd Or Even.” The opening reception will be held Saturday, May 11 at 6 p.m. during Wynwood’s Second Saturday Art Walk.
Meet award-winning author Jill McCorkle Reading and signing her tenth work of fiction Life After Life
Books & Books, Coral Gables. April 29, 2013, 8:00 p.m. Life After Life is filled with a sense of wonder at our capacity for self-discovery at any age. And the residents, staff, and neighbors of the Pine Haven retirement center (from twelve-year-old Abby to eighty-five-year-old Sadie) share some of life’s most profound discoveries and are some of the most true-to-life characters that … +
April 2013. Miami Dade College (MDC) InterAmerican Campus announced that student Mercedes Ramos won first place in the internationally recognized Dis-moi dix mots! poetry contest.
April 29, 2013, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Park Avenue Pianos and Tesla Motors Lincoln Road have teamed up to present an exciting evening celebrating the poignant juxtaposition of Tesla’s sleek, modern engineering, and “Golden Age” Steinway piano craftsmanship.
MDC Architecture Students Win Award for Peace Center Design; Innovative Model Brings Worlds Together in Harmonic Setting
April 2013. Imagine a center that fostered peace by incorporating elements of different religions in one space. That’s what Miami Dade Colleges (MDC) architecture students did recently for eight weeks. The team won a competition sponsored by the Key Biscayne Community Foundation and Global Education Foundation in March.
June 2013. One Eyed Robot, a South East-based Award Winning animation and design studio is excited to announce it will be setting up shop in the Miami area this June 2013.
From May 2 through June 1 2013. The newest gallery to open in Miami, C-Art Gallery, in collaboration with the prestigious Marlborough Gallery in New York, presents Reflections, a solo exhibition by Spanish artist David Rodriguez Caballero. Curated by Kosme de Baraños, the show takes place at O. Ascanio Gallery in Wynwood as a “pop-up” exhibition.
Meet Rayya Elias discussing and signing Harley Loco: A Memoir of Hard Living, Hair and Post-Punk, from the Middle East to the Lower East Side
Books & Books, Coral Gables. May 1, 2013, 8:00 p.m. Born in Aleppo, Syria, Elias left with her family at the age of seven to escape rising religious and political tensions and settled in the suburbs of Detroit, only to discover herself newly embedded in a different kind of hostile landscape.
Through May 12, 2013. The Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation (CIFO) in collaboration with the Instituto Valenciano de Arte Moderno (IVAM) is currently showing Spanish sculptor Miquel Navarro and his exhibition Miquel Navarro. City Metaphors. Selections from the IVAM Collection to the CIFO Art Space.
Seminole Building in Wynwood. April 27, 2013, 6:00 – 900 p.m. South Florida artist and photographer Monica McGivern will display her “Miami Portrait Project” at the Seminole Building in Wynwood on Saturday, April 27th from 6 to 9 p.m. Presented and sponsored by commercial music and media curators Imagesound Americas, the exhibition displays never-before-seen photographs, multimedia works, and an interactive “motiongraphy” art … +
Concert Offers the Best of Opera & Today’s Young VoicesApril 27, 2013, 1:00 p.m. Young Patronesses of the Opera (YPO), in conjunction with Florida Grand Opera (FGO), presents the 27th annual YPO Voice Competition. This year, the Finals Concert will be held for the first time at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami- Dade County.
Opening reception: May 4, 2013, 6:00 – 10:00 p.m.From May 4, through 31, 2013. Miami Herald staff photographer and ACND Prep alumnus, Carl Juste curates and presents, “E-KleK-TiK”, An IPC Visual Lab photography exhibit featuring about 80 works by professional photojournalists, instructors at the Lab, and their students. Juste will speak and introduce the concept of the exhibit at the opening reception.
Video by Florida Grand Opera Conflicted by her new found love for Alfredo, Violetta sings a conflicted aria where she debates the potentials of this new love and the freedom she so enjoys. Watch on Youtube
Video by Florida Grand Opera Alfredo meets Violetta again at Flora’s party and humiliates her before all their friends when he throws his gambling winnings at her, repaying her for the money … Watch on Youtube
Video by Florida Grand Opera A joyful Alfredo sings of his love for Violetta at the top of Act II. This video segment was recorded during a dress rehearsal of Florida Grand Opera’s 2013 … Watch on Youtube