Events

Jazz, Champagne and Caviar December Holiday Party

Friday, December 13, 2013 at 9:00 p.m. Why wait until New Year’s Eve to indulge in Champagne and Caviar? Enjoy live jazz and the Afro Cuban sounds with Grammy Award-Winning Carlos Averhoff and Felix Gomez while sipping on Champagne! This holiday luxury tasting party includes: Laurent Perrier Brut, Laurent Perrier Ultra Brut, Laurent Perrier Single Vintage 2004, and Laurent Perrier Rosé, as … +

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DEAN PROJECT presents "Supernatural: Religious, Theological & Spiritual Leaders" by Bryan Drury

On view: December 6, 2013 – January 4, 2014. DEAN PROJECT is pleased to present Supernatural: Religious, Theological & Spiritual Leaders, an exhibition of new paintings by Bryan Drury. This is the artist’s third solo exhibition at the gallery and features eight oil-on-wood paintings, consisting of seven portraits and one painting of the natural world Arising from a broad interest in the … +

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Dina Mitrani Gallery presents Shen Chao-Liang: Stage

November 21, 2013 – January 2, 2013. Dina Mitrani Gallery presents Shen Chao-Liang: Stage, curated by Inez Suen, in collaboration with Aki Gallery in Taipei, Taiwan. This exhibition includes images from the artist’s recent series Stage, which explores stage trucks, the mobile “carriers” used by performing groups in Taiwan’s middle class.

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Art@Work presents The Nightmare, a solo exhibition by Pedro Vizcaino

Opening reception: November 30, 2013.November 30, 2013 – February 2, 2014. The exhibit features dirty drawings from the series La pesadilla (The Nightmare) where, as the artist states, figures in the style of underground comics are howling asphyxiated by a chaotic and stressful world. Rabbit-headed figures, fallen angels, monsters with bulging eyes, buildings shaped like syringes stand out.

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Robert Fontaine Gallery presents "Refresh" by RYCA

November 9 – 23, 2013. Robert Fontaine Gallery is presenting new works by London-based artist RYCA in a solo exhibition entitled “Refresh.” With influences ranging from Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein to Banksy and Shepard Fairey, RYCA brings a fresh, light-hearted approach to the easily reproduced aesthetic of pop and stencil art in the digital age.

Literature

Meet Kolie Crutcher reading and signing Electric Living-The Science Behind the Law of Attraction

November 26, 2013, 8:00 p.m. Kolie Crutcher, the award-winning author of Electric Living-The Science Behind the Law of Attraction, will be holding an author presentation and book signing at Books & Books Coral Gables. The Books & Books appearance is the last event of Crutcher’s week-long visit to South Florida. Crutcher will be in town to receive the 2013 Readers’ Favorite Gold … +

Cinema

A Conversation with Alejandro Landes with his film Porfirio

Miami Beach Cinematheque. November 19, 2013, 6:00 p.m. Porfirio is a film about the remarkable real-life Porfirio Ramirez, a small-town Colombian bar owner who dabbled in connections with FARC in the ’90s but now lives as a paraplegic after being shot in the spinal cord during a police raid, and plays himself in Alejandro Landes’s unique fusion of bio-pic and cinéma vérité.

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Dallas Buyers Club

Coral Gables Art Cinema. November 22 – December 6, 2013. Dallas Buyers Club stars one of today’s true matinee idols, Matthew McConaughey, as Ron Woodroof, a hard-living, tough-talking and loudly bigoted Texas electrician, rodeo cowboy and ladies man. Suddenly his life is turned upside-down when he is told he is HIV-positive, extremely ill, with just thirty days left to live.