Cinema

Wuthering Heights

By Andrea Arnold / UK / 2012 / 129 minsMiami Beach Cinematheque. From November 16 through 25, 2012. Wuthering Heights is Academy Award®-winning writer-director Andrea Arnold’s third feature following the BAFTA® award winning Fish Tank and Cannes Jury Prize winning Red Road, an excitingly fresh and distinct take on the classic novel by Emily Brontë.

Art Fairs

Select Fair

Catalina Hotel. From December 6 through 9, 2012. During four consecutive days in December, The Catalina Hotel & Beach Club on Collins Avenue in South Beach, will receive its first ever complete transformation for the creation of this independent art fair taking place during Art Basel Miami Beach.

Architecture

MDC's Museum of Art + Design presents Toledo / Toledo: Full Circle

The Works of Isabel Toledo and Ruben ToledoFrom November 9, 2012 through January 26, 2013. Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Museum of Art + Design and Terra Group in partnership with Bacardi present an evocative retrospective exhibition of the unique three-decade creative collaboration of award-winning fashion designer Isabel Toledo and her husband, artist Ruben Toledo at the Freedom Tower, the landmark Mediterranean Revival … +

Events

29th Miami Book Fair International

Readings, Author signings and Topical DiscussionsFrom November 11 through 18, 2012. The 29th edition of the nation’s finest and largest literary gathering, Miami Book Fair International, presented by The Center for Literature and Theatre @ Miami Dade College (MDC), is taking place November 11 through 18, 2012, at Miami Dade MDC’s Wolfson Campus in downtown Miami.

News

No Kill: An exhibition to benefit the Miami-based Project Fashion Tails

Opening reception: September 22, 2012. 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.From September 22 through October 31, 2012. No Kill represents the next generation of charity. Distinctions between a commercial gallery setting and a non-profit organization fall away, allowing all involved to make a change in their community. The situation that homeless and displaced animals face nationwide is startling; locally, it is devastating.

Museums

HistoryMiami presents Teen Miami

Opening reception: September 22, 2012. 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.From September 22 through June 16, 2013. Teen Miami is a cross-decade exploration of teen history and culture in Miami. Visitors will learn how Miami adolescents were impacted by World War II and the Vietnam War, listen to the sounds created by local teen garage bands and R&B stars of the 1960s, examine the … +

Architecture

Emporio Dei Giovani presents a Fashion Night Out at LMNT

September 6, 2012. 6:00 – 10:00 p.m. Emporio dei Giovani, a luxury brand bringing designs from Italy, sets the artistic trend in Miami celebrating a Fashion’s Night Out event at LMNT Gallery located in Wynwood Art District. The best showpieces of Emporio dei Giovani’s autumn collection from awarded emerging designers, spanning the peninsula from Lake Garda to Sicily,

Museums

Wolfsonian Museum presents Postcards of the Wiener Werkstätte: Selections from the Leonard A. Lauder Collection

From November 15, 2012 through March 31, 2013. The Wolfsonian – Florida International University presents Postcards of the Wiener Werkstätte: Selections from the Leonard A. Lauder Collection, the first major museum exhibition in the U.S. devoted exclusively to the postcards produced by the Wiener Werkstätte. The exhibition was organized by the Neue Galerie New York and curated by Christian Witt-Dörring.

Cinema

Miami Beach Cinematheque presents Marilyn: 50 Years Later

From August 16 through September 20, 2012. Marilyn Monroe died on August 5, 1962. Fifty years later, throughout August and September of 2012, the Miami Beach Cinematheque – in collaboration with Taschen, Harold Golen Gallery, and the World Erotic Art Museum – is celebrating her life with an exhibition and retrospective of the Miami theatrical premieres of the new anniversary digital restorations … +

News

$75,000 UBS Grant Allows Arts for Learning Miami to Pilot “ArtWorks”

July 2012. This summer, Arts for Learning (A4L) launched its newest initiative “ArtWorks” made possible through a recent $75,000.00 grant awarded by UBS, the global financial services firm. ArtWorks is a paid internship program in the arts for high school students who live in the surrounding neighborhoods of Miami’s Wynwood Arts District, namely, Overtown, Wynwood, Little Haiti, and Liberty City.

News

Robert Fontaine Gallery presents Warhol is Over?

Opening reception: July 14, 2012. 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.Through July 31, 2012. Robert Fontaine Gallery is opening the exhibition Warhol is Over? A group exhibition composed of eleven local and international, emerging and established artists who explore the after effect left on the art world by one extravagant persona and attention grabbing artist named Andy Warhol.

Editorial

RUS Miami

By Carlos Suarez de Jesus

Three artist collaboratives explore the city’s solild waste.  On a sweltering summer afternoon last month, a City of Miami fireman hosed down dozens of inner city kids trying to cool off during a raucous back to school party, from the ladder of his fire engine. A few yards away, at the Athalie Range Park on NW 5th Avenue and 62nd Street, a … +

Museums

The Guayabera: A Shirt’s Story at HistoryMiami

From June 28, 2012 through January 13, 2013. The Guayabera: A Shirt’s Story explores the changing uses and significance of the guayabera, a traditional piece of menswear worn by Latin American and Caribbean populations. Recognized for its functionality and style, the garment’s best-known characteristics are its four pockets and two vertical stripes of decorative pleating and/or embroidery.

Events

Miami Fashion Week

Mar 19th through 22nd, 2009.  The Miami Fashion Week is considered by many the largest event in the country spotlighting Latin American and international fashion. The show artfully blends global culture and style, attracting designers, entertainers, celebrity jet setters and fashion royalty from throughout North, Central and South America, the Caribbean, Europe, The Middle East and Asia.

Events

In Fashion Photo

From Dec 2nd through Dec 7th, 2008.  The week of Art Basel Miami 2008 will play host to a number of independent expositions and exhibits to capture the hearts and minds of today’s most discerning enthusiasts of classic and contemporary art, literature and film. Two of this year’s independent exhibits include In Fashion Photo by Art Photo Expo Miami and the Empire … +

Architecture

Funkshion: Fashion Week Miami Beach

From Mar 26th through Mar 29th, 2008. Funkshion: Fashion Week Miami Beach celebrates its 10th season with one of the most impressive line-ups in recent years. The state of the art fashion pod will be built on the sand at 11th Street and Ocean Drive in Lummus Park in Miami Beach. The venue will feature three venues with a large court yard … +