Neiman Marcus at The Galleria to host the Kick-Off For ArtStroll 11/6/19

Neiman Marcus at The Galleria to host the Kick-Off For ArtStroll
Wednesday, 11/06/2019 – 06:00 pm – 08:00 pm
The Mermaid Bar at Neiman Marcus
2442 E Sunrise Blvd,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33304
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Cost: Tickets are $40

Art enthusiasts and supporters are invited to Neiman Marcus on Wednesday, November 6, from 6 to 8 p.m. to kick off the inaugural “ArtStroll” exhibition at The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale. Guests will enjoy a contemporary atmosphere with a variety of fresh and creative tastings, paired with wine and spirits while perusing art for sale benefiting Funding Arts Broward.

Attendees will enjoy shopping and music, plus champagne, wine and delicious bites compliments of Blue Martini, Truluck’s and The Mermaid Bar at Neiman Marcus. Select artists participating in ArtStroll will donate artworks for sale to benefit Funding Arts Broward.

Funding Arts Broward, (FAB!) is a non-profit volunteer-based arts organization committed to preserving and cultivating the arts in Broward County. FAB!’s mission is to enrich the local arts community by funding Broward County-based visual and performing arts organizations. Since its inception in 2003, the organization has granted more than $3.3 million to local visual and performing arts programming.

Tickets can be purchased for $40 per person at www.galleriamall-fl.com. Complimentary valet parking is included. Artists can participate in The Galleria’s ArtStroll by completing an Artist Entry Form at https://www.galleriamall-fl.com/art-stroll/.

LEED Platinum Tour and Plaque Presentation 10/24/19

LEED Platinum Tour and Plaque Presentation
Thursday, 10/24/2019 – 06:00 pm – 08:30 pm
1515 Sunset
1515 Sunset Drive,
Coral Gables, Florida 33143
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Cost: Free for USGBC Members, $15 for Non-Members

Join USGBC Miami as we tour the beautiful 1515 Sunset Office Building, the very first LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum Office Building in Coral Gables and winner of the 2018 Gala Verde Award for Most Outstanding Green Office Building. We will also be celebrating their installation of their LEED Platinum Plaque.

Inspired by the most iconic, historical buildings in South Florida – The Biltmore and Coral Gables City Hall – this project will appear as a timeless addition to the surrounding architecture.

This five-story, mixed-used core & shell development is programmed with office, retail, dining, banking, and a parking garage. Come learn about the sustainable features that helped this building earn LEED Platinum certification! Registration is required.

Food and Drinks provided.

Program Sponsor: Sherwin Williams
Food and Drink Sponsor: Siebein Acoustic
Community Partner: AIA Miami

Art in the Garden “Bird Call” Exhibition on Display at Shops at Merrick Park 10/12/19

Art in the Garden “Bird Call” Exhibition on Display at Shops at Merrick Park
Saturday, 10/12/2019 – 06:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Shops at Merrick Park
350 San Lorenzo Avenue,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33146
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Cost: $10 for adults and $8 for children

Shops at Merrick Park will be the perfect backdrop for a one-night only Art in the Garden installation entitled “Bird Call” which includes three-dimensional works curated by Ccucu Gall-Art on Saturday, October 12, from 6 to 10 p.m. A portion of the proceeds will benefit MECVEN, a non-profit museum for the endowments of the arts.

This exhibition will include artworks from a variety of top artists dedicated to inspiring change and awareness in Miami and around the world. The experience will include wine and food sampling.

Tickets are available at https://birdcall-artinthegarden.eventbrite.com/, priced at $10 for adults and $8 for children, including one drink and food samplings.

Ccucu Gall-Art, a Miami based art gallery, started operations in 2013. Since then, aiming to make a constructive contribution to the world by creating art exhibitions and installations with three-dimensional work to bring awareness on the preservation of Earth has led Ccucu to have magnified the art scene with pop-up art events throughout the city.

For more information about Shops at Merrick Park, call (305) 529-0200, visit us online at www.shopsatmerrickpark.com or follow Shops at Merrick Park on Facebook at www.facebook.com/shopsatmerrickpark.

Teen Art Class at The Bass 9/28/19

Teen Art Class at The Bass
Saturday, 09/28/2019 – 09/28/2019 01:30 pm – 04:00 am
The Bass
2100 Collins Avenue,
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
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Cost: $15 per class, $10 for members

Develop a personal palette inspired by your aesthetic and learn about color harmony, intensity, hue, space, temperature and how to apply it to your paintings.
Each week is devoted to a particular medium, providing students the ability to select and explore material. Professional art teachers will advise and guide students to develop their skillset, hone their studio art practice, and experiment with a multitude of materials. Students will learn how to articulate their vision and speak about artwork through one-on-one and group critique, a necessary tool for artist development. Students are encouraged to attend all sessions.

One Door East 3rd Anniversary – Porsches, Pastries and Secret Pleasures 8/28/19

One Door East 3rd Anniversary – Porsches, Pastries and Secret Pleasures
Wednesday, 08/28/2019 – 06:00 pm – 10:00 pm
One Door East
620 S Federal Highway,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
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Cost: Free

One Door East is proud to present Porsches, Pastries and Secret Pleasures in celebration of our 3rd anniversary. Join us on Wednesday, August 28th for a special art event showcasing the art of pastries and classic cars. This interactive pastry art event features five of the best pastry chefs in the game who will be showcasing decadent displays and creating specialty desserts available for purchase. In addition to the pastry art, check out a lineup of classic cars that will surround One Door East throughout the night. At 7:00 p.m. we’ll be hosting a live painting of a Ferrari in our courtyard. Celebrate with us – you won’t want to miss it.

Featured Pastry Chefs
Laszlo Bollok – Executive Pastry Chef, Valentino and One Door East (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Santiago Puga – Executive Pastry Chef, Ocean Reef Club (Key Largo, FL)
Angel Betancourt – Executive Pastry Chef, The Ocean Club, a Four Seasons Resort (Grand Bahama, Bahamas)
Sylvain Marrari – Executive Pastry Chef, La Centrale (Miami, FL)
Karina Rivera – Pastry Chef at Bachour Bakery + Bistro by Antonio Bachour and Food Network Spring Baking Championship Season 5 Finalist (Miami, FL)

New River Marketplace at History Fort Lauderdale 8/24/19

New River Marketplace at History Fort Lauderdale
Saturday, 08/24/2019 – 10:00 am – 03:00 pm
New River Inn, along the Riverwalk
231 SW 2nd Avenue,
Fort Lauderdale, FL, Florida 33301
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Cost: Free

Don’t miss the next New River Marketplace this month at History Fort Lauderdale, proud steward of our community’s past by making our heritage accessible and engaging to residents and visitors. The event will take place on the historic campus, in front of the New River Inn (231 SW Second Avenue) and along the Riverwalk.

Set under the shade of historic live oaks, the Marketplace will feature more than 52 vendors offering a selection of original art, antiques, furnishings, collectables, clothing, jewelry, luxury bath fixtures and more. Vendors will also showcase specialty plants including orchids and succulents plus pet supplies, organic food and natural health and beauty products. Gourmet bites and beverages will be available to purchase onsite. Live music and a tattoo artist will add another artistic dimension to this community event.

Admission to the New River Marketplace is FREE. Guests are encouraged to take advantage of History Fort Lauderdale’s renowned tours and museums. General admission is $15 for adults; $12 for seniors and $7 for students (through age 22 with a valid student ID). Admission is free for members, military and children ages six and under. Tickets are available at http://bit.ly/HistoryFortLauderdaleTickets.

For more information about History Fort Lauderdale, please call (954) 463-4431 or visit us online at historyfortlauderdale.org. Follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/ftlhistory on Instagram @ftlhistory and on Twitter @FLLhistory.

Into the Madness: Art from the Creatives of Mad 7/25/19

Into the Madness: Art from the Creatives of Mad
Thursday, 07/25/2019 – 07:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Bad Space
700 W Las Olas Blvd,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 3312-7145
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Cost: Free

Explore a realm of creativity, where imagination rules and barriers are broken. Join artists and connoisseurs alike at the Mad Gallery group show “Into the Madness” for a night of art, live music, film, video games, virtual reality, and more. Get the chance to meet the artists and designers responsible, all uniquely talented individuals employed at Mad.

Open to all ages. Light refreshments available.

About Mad Gallery: Located in Mad Studio’s ‘Bad Space’ on 700 W Las Olas Blvd., Mad Gallery is curated by Amy Steinberg and Samuel Lopez De Victoria. Mad Gallery’s purpose is to highlight the creatives at Mad Studios, giving them a platform of growth for their personal work.

Doral Art & Sip: Music, Culture, Art and Cocktails 7/27/19

Doral Art & Sip: Music, Culture, Art and Cocktails
Saturday, 07/27/2019 – 06:00 pm – 09:00 pm
CityPlace Doral
3450 NW 83RD Avenue,
Doral, Florida 33166
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Cost: Free

CityPlace Doral continues new cultural series. In partnership with ReEnvision Art Gallery, CityPlace Doral announces the next installation of Doral Art & Sip, a monthly art and culture-infused event.

During the next lively event, on Saturday, July 27th, locals and visitors are invited to stroll through CityPlace Doral amidst art displays, live painting, music, and culture. In addition guests can see one of a kind vehicles with an Exotic Car Exhibit.

Featured Artist: David Banegas, Miriam Wimmer Stranberg, Alex Pineco, Alain Georges, Keyani Watkins, Ginartepunto and more!

Beats by the best DJ Mezmriz.

New River Marketplace at History Fort Lauderdale 7/27/19

New River Marketplace at History Fort Lauderdale
Saturday, 07/27/2019 – 07/27/2019 07:00 am – 01:00 pm
New River Inn, along the Riverwalk
231 SW 2nd Avenue,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
Website
Cost: Free

History Fort Lauderdale, proud steward of our community’s past by making our heritage accessible and engaging to residents and visitors, will host its next New River Marketplace on Saturday, July 27, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. The New River Marketplace will continue to run on the fourth Saturday of each consecutive month on the historic campus, in front of the New River Inn (231 SW Second Avenue) and along the Riverwalk.

Set under the shade of historic live oaks, the Marketplace will feature more than 52 vendors offering a selection of original art, antiques, furnishings, collectables, clothing, jewelry, luxury bath fixtures and more. Vendors will also showcase specialty plants including orchids and succulents plus pet supplies, organic food and natural health and beauty products. Gourmet bites and beverages will be available to purchase onsite. Live music and a tattoo artist will add another artistic dimension to this community event.

Admission to the New River Marketplace is FREE. Guests are encouraged to take advantage of History Fort Lauderdale’s renowned tours and museums. General admission is $15 for adults; $12 for seniors and $7 for students (through age 22 with a valid student ID). Admission is free for members, military and children ages six and under. Tickets are available at http://bit.ly/HistoryFortLauderdaleTickets.

For more information about History Fort Lauderdale, please call (954) 463-4431 or visit us online at historyfortlauderdale.org. Follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/ftlhistory on Instagram @ftlhistory and on Twitter @FLLhistory.

Destination: Ipsy Beauty 7/12/19

Destination: Ipsy Beauty
Friday, 07/12/2019 – 07/14/2019 11:00 am – 06:00 pm
Collins Park
2100 Collins Ave,
Miami Beach, Florida 33140
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For the first time, Destination: Ipsy is coming to Paraiso Miami Beach with beauty activations, like mini-makeovers, photo ops and a build-your-own-glam-bag station all in Collins Park, open to consumers. Paraiso Miami Beach will also activate on the beach itself on Saturday, July 13th and Sunday, July 14th between 20th and 21st Streets with bonfires, live music and other special events.

In July 2018, PARAISO opened its doors in Miami Beach to unveil a brand new experiential festival that creatively united the world’s favorite fashion, wellness, beauty and lifestyle brands. A multi-day fashion fair centralized in Collins Park and stretching to all surrounding areas of South Beach, PARAISO champions the core values of innovation, originality and discovery through must-see events, imaginative activations, exclusive launches, runway presentations, and collaborations in design, music, wellness, art and social media.

The Salvation Army of Broward County Calling Designers, Artists and DIY Hobbyists to Join Seventh Annual Red Shield Redesign Bash 10/11/19

The Salvation Army of Broward County Calling Designers, Artists and DIY Hobbyists to Join Seventh Annual Red Shield Redesign Bash
Friday, 10/11/2019 – 06:00 pm – 09:00 pm
The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale
2414 East Sunrise Blvd.,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33304
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Cost:

The Salvation Army of Broward County invites artists, designers, DIY hobbyists and home décor enthusiasts to restore, redesign, rehabilitate or repurpose furniture and home accessories to help homeless individuals in Broward County. Redesigners will donate the pieces which will be available for purchase during the Salvation Army’s Annual Red Shield ReDesign Bash at The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale on Friday, October 11, from 6 pm till 9 pm.

“The Salvation Army of Broward County is excited to present this creative fund-raising event that benefits our vital programs and services,” said Major Stephen Long, Area Commander for The Salvation Army of Broward County. “It is an honor to work with the stars and heroes supporting our mission and those we serve.”

The event will showcase furniture and home accessories that are transformed into one-of-a-kind art pieces. Event attendees will have the opportunity to bid on their favorite redesigned and repurposed treasures during the evening of food, drinks and fun. Proceeds from the auction and event will support the many shelter, feeding, and case management programs at The Salvation Army of Broward County.

A panel of prominent community figures will judge and award entries in the categories of Most Collectible, Most Creative and Best Re-Purposing of Materials. The 2019 People’s Choice will be determined by those in attendance.

Sponsors to date for The Salvation Army’s Red Shield ReDesign Bash are The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale, JM Family Enterprises, CA Catering, Mark Graphics, Publix Supermarket Charities, The Media Lab, GPR | Goodman Public Relations and Choose954.

For more information and to register as one of the featured artists/designers by September 2, please visit www.salvationarmyflorida.org/fortlauderdale/redesign or email devin@jeweltoned.com.

Bazaar Under The Palms 7/14/19

Bazaar Under The Palms
Sunday, 07/14/2019 – 12:00 pm – 04:00 pm
CityPlace Doral
CityPlace Doral, 8300 NW 36th St,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33166
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Cost: Free

CityPlace Doral will host its monthly Bazaar Under The Palms, curated by Flamingo Flea. Guests will have the opportunity to stroll through CityPlace Doral and shop local vendors, homemade crafts, enjoy live music by Jacob Jeffries Band, delectable bites and kiddie crafts.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/349003172684342/

Vendor List
Soul Basic
Jewelry By Meesh
Wonder Wire Design
1820 Bag Co.
Zea Accesorios
My Spell Box
SoyYo Co.
La Chica Chicana
Figs Creations LLC
Faded xx Clothing
Bang Bang Jewels
Mochima Hats & Accessories
Curandera Remedies
Juniper & Sage
The Wanderlust Bazaar
Olivia+Lily Handmade
Old Town Charm
UpOwlNight
BrodysBandanas

Wynwood Shop – Grand Opening of New Location! 7/13/19

Wynwood Shop – Grand Opening of New Location!
Saturday, 07/13/2019 – 07/13/2019 06:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Wynwood Shop
179 NW 25th St,
Miami, Florida 33127
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Cost: Free

Wynwood Shop – Grand Opening of New Location!
Join us on July 13th at 6pm as The Wynwood Shop open its doors in a new location… and with changes always come something new. So don’t miss out on our Grand Opening Party and support your favorite local brands!

Date: July 13th, 2019
Time: 6pm
Place: The Wynwood Shop
Complimentary drinks will be served.
RSVP through Eventbrite.
@wynwoodshop #wynwoodshop
You can shop our collections at www.wynwoodshop.com

We’re excited to see you and thank you for your continued support!

– Wynwood Shop

Wynwood Shop – Grand Opening of New Location! 7/13/19

Wynwood Shop – Grand Opening of New Location!
Saturday, 07/13/2019 – 07/13/2019 06:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Wynwood Shop
179 NW 25th St,
Miami, Florida 33127
Eventbrite
Cost: Free

Wynwood Shop – Grand Opening of New Location!
Join us on July 13th at 6pm as The Wynwood Shop open its doors in a new location… and with changes always come something new. So don’t miss out on our Grand Opening Party and support your favorite local brands!

Date: July 13th, 2019
Time: 6pm
Place: The Wynwood Shop
Complimentary drinks will be served.
RSVP through Eventbrite.
@wynwoodshop #wynwoodshop
You can shop our collections at www.wynwoodshop.com

We’re excited to see you and thank you for your continued support!

– Wynwood Shop

2019 Public Space Challenge Workshop: South Miami 5/14/19

2019 Public Space Challenge Workshop: South Miami
Tuesday, 05/14/2019 – 05/14/2019 06:00 pm – 07:00 pm
Gibson-Bethel Community Center
5800 SW 66th Street,
South Miami, Florida 33143
Website
Cost: Free

The Miami Foundation’s Public Space Challenge is back! This year, we’re investing $250,000 in your ideas to create, activate or improve how we move around our community.

Join The Miami Foundation and Urban Impact Lab for a workshop on May 14th from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at the Gibson-Bethel Community Center to learn more about this year’s program including how to submit an idea and what kinds of ideas are successful.

For additional information and/or questions email: cclark@miamifoundation.org or call: (305) 371-2711

Details available at, http://bit.ly/2Hcuwni

10 Days of Connection / Connect Miami 5/1/19, 5/2/19, 5/3/19, 5/4/19, 5/5/19, 5/6/19, 5/7/19, 5/8/19, 5/9/19, 5/10/19


10 Days of Connection / Connect Miami
Wednesday, 05/01/2019 – 05/10/2019 08:00 am – 10:00 pm
CIC Miami
1951 NW 7th Ave #600,
Miami, Florida 33136
Website
Cost: Free

10 Days of Connection is a community-led initiative to promote kindness and inclusion in Miami-Dade and Broward counties. From May 1-10, participants are invited to attend connection experiences hosted by more than 100 local organizations, and are challenged to step outside of their comfort zone to forge new connections across lines of difference.

In recent years, people have become increasingly divided across lines of difference. Incidents of hate have increased, and tolerance for differing ideas has decreased. For ten days each year, we challenge the entire community to break down silos and engage in acts of connection, to build empathy, to increase understanding, and to refocus on our shared humanity.

Join in! Our community will be stronger when we all commit to focusing on what unites us instead of what divides us. A full calendar of events is available at http://bit.ly/ConnectionEvents2019.

Join the conversation by following @ConnectMiami on Facebook, @10dofc on Twitter and Instagram, and by using the hashtag #10DaysOfConnection to share your experience. Learn more at.

For more information visit, http://bit.ly/10DaysOfConnection.

Contact:
For additional information and/or questions contact:
Joan Marie Godoy
www.hello@10daysofconnection.org
(786) 327-3634

Design Mix 2019 Peculiarium 3/30/19

Design Mix 2019 Peculiarium
Saturday, 03/30/2019 – 06:00 pm – 12:00 am
Park Place at The Miami Scottish Rite
471 N.W. 3rd Street,
Miami, Florida 33127
Website
Cost: Tickets start at $35

South Florida’s design community will travel back to the infamous 18th century circus era by attending this year’s Design Mix presented by The International Interior Designer Association (IIDA) South Florida Chapter. “Peculiarium” will welcome the normal, the non-normal, the odd and the peculiar on Saturday, March 30th, starting at 6 p.m. The event be held at Park Place inside The Miami Scottish Rite (located at 471 N.W. 3rd Street, Miami, FL. 33127).

IIDA South Florida Chapter advocates for advancements in education, design excellence, legislation, leadership, accreditation and community outreach to increase the value and understanding of Interior Design as a profession. Design Mix is the organization’s signature event which raises funds to award scholarships to exemplary interior design students as well as legislation advocacy efforts. The focus of the event is to pair industry members with design firms in a joint mission to fabricate wearable garments made entirely out of materials provided by event sponsors. This year’s runway show will begin at 7:30 p.m. and it will feature 23 models rocking the latest trends in textiles, wall coverings, flooring, tiles, etc. All garments will be reviewed and scored by non-industry guest judges who will present awards in various categories at the end of the fashion show.

Clowns, flame throwers, acrobats and jugglers will be greeting and interacting with guests at Peculiarium. Design’s Greatest Show will also feature mystical creatures of the unknown and creatures that will seem peculiar to the average human eye. The emcee for the evening is one of South Florida’s most coveted drag queens Athena Dion (Instagram: @AthenaDion) who recently appeared on MTV’s new hit series Lindsay Lohan’s Beach Club. During this year’s event, guests will enjoy live entertainment, specialty cocktails, light bites and a sponsored photobooth. The Event Chairs for Design Mix 2019 are IIDA Members Janelle Arauz and Jason Valentin.

All guests are encouraged to let their imaginations take over at Peculiarium by dressing in accordance to the evening’s dress code: vintage English couture. Ticket prices start at $35. For sponsorship opportunities, general event information or to purchase tickets online, visit https://www.designmixsoflo.com/.

Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show 3/1/19, 3/2/19, 3/3/19

Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show
Friday, 03/01/2019 – 03/03/2019 04:00 pm – 09:30 pm
Mana Wynwood Convention Center
318 NW 23rd St,
Miami, Florida 33127
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Cost: $10.00 adults; $1.00 children 11 and under

Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show
March 1-3, 2019
Friday 4:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Saturday Noon – 9:30 pm
Sunday Noon – 7:30 pm

The Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show returns to Wynwood offering thousands of home improvement and décor choices: kitchen and bath renovation; flooring; closets; furniture and décor; garden and patio; hurricane protection; home automation and security; and much more. Find the latest trends and special offers exclusive to the show. Meet Josh Flagg of Bravo TV’s Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles and learn what it takes to sell your home for top dollar. Visit the featured Interior Designers at their stylish room vignettes; a Taste-full Experience food and wine pairing demo; lifestyle seminars; and Family Day art activities!

For information and updates, visit www.homeshows.net and follow on social media for updates @FLHomeShows #FLHomeShows. Purchase tickets online by Thursday, February 28th and SAVE $3.00. $10.00 adults; $1.00 children 11 and under.

Look. Talk. Create. Free Family Days at MOAD MDC 12/30/18

Look. Talk. Create. Free Family Days at MOAD MDC
Sunday, 12/30/2018 – 02:00 pm – 04:00 pm
Freedom Tower
600 Biscayne Boulevard,
Miami, Florida 33132
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Cost: Free

Date & Time: Sunday, December 30, 2018
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location: Museum of Art and Design at Miami Dade College
Freedom Tower, 2nd Floor
600 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, FL 33132

Ticket Info: Free

Description:
Family Days is on the last Sunday of every month at the Museum of Art and Design at Miami Dade College offers free admission to families with children and hands-on educational activities designed with the whole family in mind. This monthly event features artist-led workshops, interactive gallery tours, and other activities sure to be fun for everyone!
Family programs are tailored for children ages 5 to 12 and their families or adult companions. MOAD MDC’s Family Days will enhance your experience of the museum’s current exhibitions, as well as Miami Dade College’s Special Collections Galleries at the Freedom Tower.
Come and join us for a shared learning experience, exploring ideas and creating together.
MOAD MDC’s Family Days Programs take place from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on the last Sunday of each month. No advance registration is required. Please check our website’s events page for more detailed information. Family Days workshops take place in MOAD MDC’s Educational Lab. Space is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Graupel Holiday Trunk Shows and Champagne Reception 12/18/18

Graupel Holiday Trunk Shows and Champagne Reception
Tuesday, 12/18/2018 – 12/20/2018 03:00 pm – 07:00 pm
Graupel at Shops at Merrick Park
320 San Lorenzo Avenue,
Coral Gables, Florida 33146
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Cost: Free

Graupel, a custom clothier building a world where anyone can shop style without size constraints, is hosting three Holiday Trunk Shows featuring its top Miami-based designers at its new location at Shops at Merrick Park, Coral Gables’ pristine destination for fine shopping and dining. The innovative custom-fit retailer invites shoppers to a special three-day holiday event featuring exclusive meet and greets with designers Lisu Vega (December 18), Julian Chang (December 19) and Viviana Gabeiras (December 20). Attendees will also enjoy complimentary champagne and the chance to browse the designers’ latest collections for immediate purchase and for custom order.

For more information, please contact Graupel at (305) 925-7677 or visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/graupel-trunk-shows-lisu-vega-julian-chang-petit-pois-by-viviana-g-tickets-53442701559.

LA Kennedy Solo Debut and Exhibit at The Generator Miami with Intimate Cocktail Reception 12/6/18 – 12/7/18

LA Kennedy Solo Debut and Exhibit at The Generator Miami with Intimate Cocktail Reception
Thursday, 12/06/2018 – 06:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Generator Hostel Miami
3120 Collins Ave,
Miami Beach, Florida 33140
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Cost:

Seattle-based artist LA Kennedy makes her solo debut and exhibit at The Generator Miami on December 6 & 7 with an intimate reception from 6 – 9pm both nights. Attendees will enjoy passed hors d’oeuvres, a hosted bar and conversations with the artist.

Self-described as an “interpreter”, LA Kennedy is best known for her high contrast, monochromatic images of American pop culture icons. The self-taught artist draws inspiration from music legends while merging pop art influences from Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol. Her ability to hear colors while seeing sounds, allow her to translate audio into the visual, creating awe-inspiring textured images on the canvas. The unique juxtaposition of crisp imagery and rough texture, pull you in and dare you to reach out and touch the canvas.

Mid-century Modern Architectural Tour of Fort Lauderdale 10/13/18

Mid-century Modern Architectural Tour of Fort Lauderdale
Saturday, 10/13/2018 – 11:00 am – 04:00 pm
New River Inn at Fort Lauderdale Historical Society
231 SW 2nd Avenue,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33306
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Cost: $59 per person

The Fort Lauderdale Historical Society and BroCoMo (Bro-ward Co-unty Mo-dern) will present a Mid-century Modern Architectural Tour highlighting the historic architecture of our city and the unique works of Dan Duckham. Duckham, now in his 80s, was one of a group of trailblazing modernist architects in Florida who rose to prominence in late 1950s and 60s. His designs were inspired by the organic architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright with the fusion of the outdoors and indoors through geometric forms and construction. The tour begins and ends at the New River Inn. Parking is available at the County Garage with entrance on 2nd Street. Lunch is included. Tour leaders are from BroCoMo.

Tickets are $59 per person and can be purchased at https://bit.ly/2xEE1q8.

Presented by BroCoMo and the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society (FLHS), who, for 56 years, has brought the stories of our diverse community to life through engaging educational experiences, innovative cultural exhibits, research and preservation of artifacts. Residents and visitors to Fort Lauderdale are invited to explore the city’s rich past that is housed in five historic buildings on a lushly landscaped campus – the 1907 King Cromartie House Museum, the History Museum of Fort Lauderdale situated in the 1905 New River Inn, the 1905 Philemon Nathaniel Bryan House, the 1899 Replica Ivy Cromartie Schoolhouse and the Hoch Research Library, South Florida’s foremost history center housing print resources and newspapers from 1910-present plus 400,000 archival photos, 2,500 maps and 5,000 architectural blueprints.

For more information about the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society (FLHS), call (954) 463-4431 or visit www.fortlauderdalehistoricalsociety.org. Follow us on Facebook facebook.com/ftlhistory on Instagram @ftlhistory and on Twitter @FLLhistory.

Call For Upscale Wearable Art 10/26/18 & 11/29/18

Call For Upscale Wearable Art
Saturday, 11/09/2018 – 03/03/2019 06:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Whitespace: The Mordes Collection
2805 N Australian Ave,
West Palm Beach, Florida 33407
Website
Cost: 20 Jury Fee + Booth fee

Call For Upscale Wearable Art
Application Deadline: October 26, 2018 / November 29, 2018
Do you create wearable art with a price tag too high for the Craft fair market, and are looking to reach the upscale collector clientele? Whitespace Collection introduces a premier boutique event, Collect12345, for the most unique wearable designs: jewelry, textiles, and sculptural accessories.

Seeking items priced at a minimum of $80 per item, and maximum of $1500 per item. Items may be one of a kind or in multiple, but should have the level of craft and innovation expected for the upscale market.
10 artisans will be selected and featured for each event.

Juried and hosted by Whitespace-The Mordes collection, West Palm Beach, Fl. Whitespace has established the  brand, featuring work by fine jewelry artisans at the Boca Raton Museum of art, Aqua Art Fair – Miami, Art Palm Beach, Art Wynwood – Miami, Boca Raton Art Fair and now Chicago, Naples and the Fine Art, Antique and Jewelry Fair, numerous upscaled charitable boutiques and art events among others, and has attracted a following, retaining a large number of collectors of unique wearables. 

Collect12345 could be the unique opportunity for you to reach this select audience, as the the boutique will be for one weekend each month, during the peak of collector season. All artists that exhibit in the Collect1-2-3-4-5, unique will also be considered for inclusion in future Whitespace art fair events as part of the Collect Team! 

BOUTIQUE INFORMATION:
Application Deadline to participate in NOV or DEC: October 26, 2018
Deadline to participate in JAN/FEB/MAR only: November 29, 2018
1       November –   Fri Nov 9, 6pm – 10pm
                                             Sat Nov 10, 12-4
                                             Sun Nov 11,  12-4
 
2        December    Sat Dec 1,    12-4
                                            Sun Dec 2,    12-4
 
3        January       Fri Jan 11,     6-10pm
                                            Sat Jan 12,    12-4
                                            Sun Jan 13,    12-4   
 
4        February     Sat Feb 2,    12-4
                                            Sun Feb 3,    12-4
 
5        March Sat Mar 2,    12-4
                                            Sun Mar 3,    12-4

TERMS:
– $20 jury fee (sent by Paypal to whitespacecollect@gmail.com) must accompany the application to be considered.
– Artists MUST be present for the open hours of each event they participate in.
– Artists will be given a 4 foot table. Artists must bring any necessary display items, or if hanging textiles, provide their own racks.
– Whitespace will assist in processing sales by cash or credit card, use triplicate receipts, and retain 25% of all sales.
– Whitespace will pack and wrap all items sold.
– Payment to artist will be within 10 days of event
If accepted:
If selected, the fee to participate is for $250 for 1 event/1 indoor table, and payment will act as guarantee of inclusion. Artists may apply for multiple events. If accepted for more that one event, the reduced cost for 2 events is $225 each, or 3 or more events $200 each.
– Artist are to arrive 2 hours ahead of each event to unload, set up, and check in.
– Artist will be able to leave items overnight and can not remove their display until the event ends, at the listed time.
– All decisions of the curator/jurors are final.
– If accepted, you give Whitespace Collection the right to publish submitted images for publicity of Collect12345.
 
APPLICATION CHECKLIST:
1. Pay $20 jury fee through Paypal to whitespacecollect@gmail.com
2. Send 4 or more images with the following info to whitespacecollect@gmail.com :
– Name:
– Email:
– Phone:
– Mailing Address:
– Desired Boutique Dates (Select at least two preferences of date from the list, in order of preference).
– Briefly describe your work: 
Image #1
Title
Medium
Size/Dimensions
Price (include 20% commission):

APPLICATION DEADLINE:
Your complete application must be received by October 26, 2018 to participate in NOV/DEC, or by November 29, 2018 to participate in JAN/FEB/MAR.
All info to be sent to whitespacecollect@gmail.com

Prospectus: 
https://rockfordprojects.weebly.com/whitespace-collect.html
More info on the location: https://www.whitespacecollection.com/

Celebrate Mexico’s Día de los Muertos with Ofrendas, a Cultural Immersion Exhibit at Fort Lauderdale Historical Society 10/7/18

Celebrate Mexico’s Día de los Muertos with Ofrendas, a Cultural Immersion Exhibit at Fort Lauderdale Historical Society
Sunday, 10/07/2018 – 11/02/2018 12:00 pm – 08:00 pm
New River Inn at Fort Lauderdale Historical Society
231 SW 2nd Avenue,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
Website
Cost: $15 adults; $12 seniors; $7 students; Free for members, military and children ages 6 and under.

Celebrate the colorful traditions and heritage of Mexico’s Día de los Muertos during “Ofrendas,” a cultural immersion exhibit, opening Sunday, October 7 at Fort Lauderdale Historical Society. The History Museum housed in the New River Inn on the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society campus will be awash in bold hues and imaginative decor as it showcases both fine art and creative community memorial altars or “ofrendas,” covered in photographs, flowers and favorite items of the dearly departed. Associated activities will include family fun on opening day from noon – 4 p.m., a Community Conversation about Day of the Dead with an artifact repatriation ceremony on October 29 at 6 p.m. and a closing evening of parades, costumes and revelry on Friday, November 2 from noon – 8 p.m.

This “Ofrendas” exhibit is part of Fort Lauderdale Historical Society’s “Fall in Love” Florida resident discount program. “Fall in Love” will offer residents a chance to experience history in the heart of Downtown Fort Lauderdale, participate in activities and view new exhibits at 50% off general admission each visit through November 30 (some exclusions apply) and receive 25% off of a $100 yearly membership which includes admission to hundreds of museums around the US through the Southeast Museums Reciprocal Program.*

For more information about the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society, please call (954) 463-4431 or visit us online at www.fortlauderdalehistoricalsociety.org and follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/ftlhistory on Instagram @ftlhistory and on Twitter @FLLhistory.

About the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society (FLHS)
For 56 years, the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society (FLHS) has brought the stories of our diverse community to life through engaging educational experiences, innovative cultural exhibits, research and preservation of artifacts. Residents and visitors to Fort Lauderdale are invited to explore the city’s rich past that is housed in five historic buildings on a lushly landscaped campus – the 1907 King Cromartie House Museum, the History Museum of Fort Lauderdale situated in the 1905 New River Inn, the 1905 Philemon Nathaniel Bryan House, the 1899 Replica Ivy Cromartie Schoolhouse and the Hoch Research Library, South Florida’s foremost history center housing print resources and newspapers from 1910-present plus 400,000 archival photos, 2,500 maps and 5,000 architectural blueprints. The FLHS is located at 219 Southwest Second Avenue in Fort Lauderdale. Museum hours are Monday – Friday from noon – 4 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. The FLHS is a nonprofit agency supported by memberships, grants and charitable contributions.

* Discounts will be taken off of regular general admission – $15 for adults; $12 for seniors and $7 for students (through age 22 with a valid student ID). Admission is always free for members, military and children ages six and under. Proof of Florida residency required.

RAW POP UP / LAB at Brickell City Centre 9/27/18 – 9/30/18

RAW POP UP / LAB at Brickell City Centre
Thursday, 09/27/2018 – 09/30/2018 06:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Brickell City Centre
701 S Miami Ave.,
Miami, Florida 33130
Eventbrite
Cost: $15 – $60

RAW POP UP / LAB at Brickell City Centre
September 27th to 30th 2018
#RAWPOPUP #BCC

RAW POP UP is pioneering the Interactive Art Movement (IAM).

RAW POP UP / LAB is a multisensory experiment of art, music, technology, and performance art where guests take on a more active role.

Thirty local and international creators and performers will collaborate as a collective for two weeks to transform a 11,500 square foot raw space into a multisensory experience for you to explore at Brickell City Centre.

RAW POP UP / LAB is giving you the opportunity to support a new economy for creators with a percentage of ticket sales to be divided amongst participating creators and performers.

We invite you into our interactive world and challenge you to become an active participant in creating culture.

THURSDAY 09.27 6PM – 10PM / VIP + PRESS PREVIEW (21+)
Be the first to discover RAW POP UP / LAB’s multisensory experience. Join and meet our 30 creators and learn about the inspiration behind their work and our new creator economy. Enjoy an open bar with a curated cocktail selection by Bombay Sapphire, complimentary light bites by Novecento and delicious gelato by La Centrale. A portion of every ticket will be allocated to all creators and performers.

FRIDAY 09.28 6PM – 1AM / DAY 1 (21+)
Welcome to Day 1 of RAW POP UP / LAB. Step inside RAW POP UP / LAB’s multisensory experience of interactive art installations and live performances featuring a collective of 30 local and international creators and performers. Become a part of our Interactive Art Movement and explore your limitless senses. A portion of every ticket will be allocated to all creators and performers.

SATURDAY 09.29 6PM – 1AM / DAY 2 (21+)
We’re back for Day 2 of RAW POP UP / LAB. Become one with RAW POP UP / LAB’s multisensory experience art installations and live performances featuring a collective of 30 local and international creators and performers. Discover our creators world as you navigate through their immersive installations and delve into the unknown boundaries of your curiosity. A portion of every ticket will be allocated to all creators and performers.

SUNDAY 09.30 12PM – 7PM / DAY 3 (OPEN TO ALL AGES)
RAW POP UP / LAB invites all ages to interact and explore our multisensory experience of immersive art installations and live performances. Take a deeper look, as every aspect of your experience has been created by our participating collective of creators and performers. Ignite the creator in you and become part of our Interactive Art Movement. A portion of every ticket will be allocated to all creators and performers.

Featured Creators: Stereotank, Indra Alam, Aaron Alam, Germane Barnes, Espuma, John Power, Roses et Pivoines, Axel Audio, Home Eleven, Glenda Puente, Zeynap Arolat, Sali Ferad, Jeanne Canto, Joachim Perez, and Amanda Madrigal.

Featured Performers: Amanda + James, Megan Carvajal, Abby Price, Sara Ciampa, Liony Garcia, Kayla Castellon, Briana Alexis Mendez, Nathalie Varona, and Jen Clay.

Featured Musicians: Connor Golden, Brady Watt, Zack Gray, EMAN8, Drea Rose, DJ Lumin, DJ Tony Disco, DJ Max Van de Put, DJ Purpose, and DJ Jesus Rodriguez.

We are proud to announce a new partnership with Brickell City Centre, Miami’s innovative neighborhood in the heart of downtown dedicated to artistry and escaping conformity in a mixed-use space. RAW POP UP shares Brickell City Centre’s passion and philosophy in creating the best cultural experiences within an architecturally significant context.

RAW POP UP disrupts existing visual boundaries found in everyday art context and encourages you to dive into new and ephemeral experiences where you can allow yourself to taste, touch, feel, listen, and actively experience and influence art. Our creators and performers are ready, are you?

A portion of every ticket will be allocated to all creators and performers. Tickets are non-refundable and available at the door. Guests must be 21+ from 09.27 to 09.29. Open to all ages on 09.30.

RAW POP UP / LAB Rules:
– Don’t limit your curiosity but always respect the art
– Dive into each creators world and become one with their work
– Explore, challenge, and awaken your senses

Enter at your own risk. No persons or parties associated with this event are responsible for any occurrences that may result from your entrance. By acquiring this ticket, you understand that performers in this project will be able to touch you as part of their performance.

At any time you may be asked to leave for inappropriate behavior and will not receive a refund. By purchasing a ticket you agree to all of the above and take full responsibility for all of your actions whether intentional or accidental. RAW POP UP and any of their affiliates may not be held responsible in any case.

By purchasing tickets to RAW POP UP / LAB, you agree to sharing your email with our partner Brickell City Centre.

Welcome to RAW POP UP / LAB. #RAWPOPUP #BCC

Questions & Press:
Yasmina Lyazidi
407-744-4494
yl@iamrawpopup.com

Location:
4th Floor
Brickell City Centre
701 S. Miami Ave
Miami, FL. 33130

Miami Hospitality Design Awards 9/20/18

Miami Hospitality Design Awards
Thursday, 09/20/2018 – 04:00 pm – 07:00 pm
Hyatt Centric Brickell
1102 Brickell Bay Drive,
Miami, Florida 33131
RSVP / Register
Cost: AIA/IIDA/GMBHA Member $45, Non-Member $75

The founders of Miami Hospitality Design Awards, Oberhausen Marketing & PR, AIA Miami and GMBHA, invite you to join South Florida hospitality leaders for a panel discussion on distinctive hospitality design in Miami’s evolving neighborhoods.

Pérez Art Museum Miami To Host Peace Papers Workshop For Veterans on Free First Thursdays 8/2/18

Pérez Art Museum Miami To Host Peace Papers Workshop For Veterans on Free First Thursdays
Thursday, 08/02/2018 – 11:00 am – 02:00 pm
Perez Art Museum Miami
1103 Biscayne Blvd,
Miami, Florida 33132
RSVP / Register
Cost: Free

Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) invites veterans in our community to get inspired by the artwork of PAMM exhibition artist Meiro Koizumi and share their stories of honor or service. During this free workshop, veterans will use traditional papermaking techniques to transform unserviceable military uniforms into handmade paper. Like the material of each uniform, this process means something unique to each veteran participant.

62nd Annual Vizcaya Ball “East Meets West” 11/17/18

62nd Annual Vizcaya Ball “East Meets West”
Saturday, 11/17/2018 – 07:00 pm – 05:00 am
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens
3251 S Miami Ave,
Miami, Florida 33129
Website
Cost:

This year, Vizcaya Ball organizers pave the “silk road” for philanthropists and attendees to explore the Eastern influences of the historic estate during the upcoming 62nd Annual Vizcaya Ball.
To the naked eye, the Vizcaya Museum and Gardens design was decidedly Italian but woven into its tapestry are influences and inspiration that came from well beyond Europe and reached further east.
Examples can be found in the water channels in the Fountain Garden, reminiscent of Moghul garden design in Rajasthan; life-size sculpted peacocks in the Marine Garden symbolizing India; the O-bridge in the same garden inspired by similar bridges in China and Japan; and the Casba, the tiled, domed folly making playful reference to the Middle East. The decor in the Breakfast room and the Cathay guest bedroom in the Main House most aptly illustrates Chinoiserie, the style based on European interpretation of Chinese and Asian art and décor.
These influences will be celebrated as funds are raised for the continued preservation of the National Historic Landmark on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. presented by Chopard and fashions by renowned designer Naeem Khan. Music is provided by the Danny Beck Band and fireworks display by Add Fire of Miami.
To purchase tickets or a table for Vizcaya’s Ball, “East Meets West,” visit www.vizcayaball.org.

Pérez Art Museum Miami To Host Peace Papers Workshop For Veterans on Free First Thursdays 8/2/18

Pérez Art Museum Miami To Host Peace Papers Workshop For Veterans on Free First Thursdays
Thursday, 08/02/2018 – 04:00 pm – 08:00 pm
Perez Art Museum Miami
1103 Biscayne Blvd,
Miami, Florida 33132
RSVP / Register
Cost: Free

Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) invites veterans in our community to get inspired by the artwork of PAMM exhibition artist Meiro Koizumi and share their stories of honor or service. During this free workshop, veterans will use traditional papermaking techniques to transform unserviceable military uniforms into handmade paper. Like the material of each uniform, this process means something unique to each veteran participant.

Swim The Globe at The National Hotel 7/12/18

Swim The Globe at The National Hotel
Thursday, 07/12/2018 – 07/15/2018 07:00 pm – 12:00 am
The National Hotel
1677 Collins Avenue,
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Eventbrite
Cost:

The National Hotel is excited to announce its partnership with Swim The Globe (STG), one of the most anticipated Miami Swim Week activations, consisting of daily fashions shows, live entertainment, pop-up shops and more. The event will take place during Miami Swim Week 2018, the world’s largest swim and resort wear trade show. From July 12th to July 15th, STG will be turning up the heat at The National and hosting the hottest runway shows presenting the trendiest swim and resort wear lines from around the world.

Swim The Globe Schedule:

Thursday, July 12th: Swim The Globe will kick off the festivities with an opening VIP media reception ceremony and influencer networking event.

Friday, July 13th: The modish fashion experiences at The National will continue with a Caribbean and Latin-themed fashion show along with activations providing guests with organic products, fashion-forward accessories, luscious libations and more!

Saturday, July 14th: A French-themed Storm the Beach fashion show will be turning up the heat to honor Bastille Day at 7 pm and accompanied by exquisite French wine tastings.

Sunday, July 15th: Wrapping up the eventful weekend, the Decompression Sunday Pool Party. Unique activations include an Art Basil Beauty Bar & Lounge to draw in the crowds with quick beauty makeovers.

The VIP Swim The Globe travel package includes entry to all Swim The Globe events and invitations to off-premise Miami Swim Week shows. To book this package please call 305-532-2311 or visit www.nationalhotel.com for more information.

Swim The Globe at The National Hotel 7/12/18, 7/13/18, 7/14/18, 7/15/18

Swim The Globe at The National Hotel
Thursday, 07/12/2018 – 07/15/2018 07:00 pm –
The National Hotel
1677 Collins Avenue,
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Eventbrite
Cost:

The National Hotel is excited to announce its partnership with Swim The Globe (STG), one of the most anticipated Miami Swim Week activations, consisting of daily fashions shows, live entertainment, pop-up shops and more. The event will take place during Miami Swim Week 2018, the world’s largest swim and resort wear trade show. From July 12th to July 15th, STG will be turning up the heat at The National and hosting the hottest runway shows presenting the trendiest swim and resort wear lines from around the world.

Swim The Globe Schedule

Thursday, July 12th: Swim The Globe will kick off the festivities with an opening VIP media reception ceremony and influencer networking event.

Friday, July 13th: The modish fashion experiences at The National will continue with a Caribbean and Latin themed fashion show along with activations providing guests with organic products, fashion-forward accessories, luscious libations and more!

Saturday, July 14th: A French-themed Storm the Beach fashion show will be turning up the heat to honor Bastille Day at 7 pm and accompanied by exquisite French wine tastings.

Sunday, July 15th: Wrapping up the eventful weekend, the Decompression Sunday Pool Party, sponsored by Corona Electric Beach and headlined by the renown Robbie Rivera will include unique activations such as an Art Basil Beauty Bar & Lounge to draw in the crowds with quick beauty makeovers.

The VIP Swim The Globe travel package includes entry to all Swim The Globe events and invitations to off-premise Miami Swim Week shows. To book this package please call 305-532-2311 or visit www.nationalhotel.com for more information.

To purchase tickets to the Swim The Globe events, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/miami-stg-swim-week-tickets-46425236131.

MOAD MDC Presents: Resilience Must Be Everyone’s Job in Miami 6/9/18

MOAD MDC Presents: Resilience Must Be Everyone’s Job in Miami
Saturday, 06/09/2018 – 04:00 pm –
Museum of Art and Design @ MDC
600 Biscayne Boulevard,
Miami, Florida, Florida 33132
Website
Cost: Free

Sam Van Leer, the president and founder of the nonprofit Urban Paradise Guild (UPG), asks how can we fight the causes and effects of climate change while making Miami a better place to live today? Instead of solutions that exclude the public and allow big business to shape policy, Van Leer examines how everyone can get involved in projects such as restoring natural habitats, introducing urban agriculture for low-income families, and engaging the public and local leaders to find new ways to protect the environment. Van Leer has himself led efforts likes these at various parks and urban areas around the county, including ACE Preserve, Amelia Earhart Park, and Vizcaya Museum and Gardens.

10 Days of Connection / Connect Miami 5/1/18 – 5/10/18

10 Days of Connection / Connect Miami
Tuesday, 05/01/2018 – 05/10/2018 08:00 am – 10:00 pm
Various locations throughout South Florida
1951 NW 7th Ave #600,
Miami, Florida 33136
Website
Cost: Free

10 Days of Connection is a community-led initiative to promote kindness and inclusion in Miami-Dade and Broward counties. From May 1-10, participants are invited to attend connection experiences hosted by more than 130 local organizations, and are challenged to step outside of their comfort zone to forge new connections across lines of difference. A full calendar of events is available at http://bit.ly/ConnectionEvents.

Join the conversation by following @ConnectMiami305 on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and by using the hashtag #10DaysOfConnection to share your experience. Learn more at 10daysofconnection.org.

For any additional questions please contact:
Joan Marie Godoy
joan@radicalpartners.net
(786) 327-3634

Galleria Lofts Presents “Neighborhood Art Soiree” with Works by Lena Luckey Fine Art 4/25/18

Galleria Lofts Presents “Neighborhood Art Soiree” with Works by Lena Luckey Fine Art
Wednesday, 04/25/2018 – 05:00 pm – 08:00 pm
Galleria Lofts
1005 N Federal Hwy,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33004

Cost: Free

Galleria Lofts, a collection of 48 contemporary, luxury townhomes offering sophisticated urban living in East Fort Lauderdale, and Giovanni Nicosia of Supreme Title & Escrow are hosting an evening of art and culture at its “Neighborhood Art Soiree” on April 25. Guests will be able to enjoy catered food, cocktails, live music, an art exhibition with works by Lena Luckey Fine Art and more. Guests will also be able to purchase the artwork and tour Galleria Lofts floorplan options.

Located at 1005 N. Federal Highway, the tranquil Galleria Lofts are located in the heart of Fort Lauderdale, just ½ mile away from the modernized Galleria Mall, ¾ mile from the beach, and within walking distance from the Gateway Theater, allowing residents to immerse themselves in the urban lifestyle. Incredible shopping, casual to elegant dining, nightlife and day-to-day conveniences are right at Galleria Lofts’ doorstep. Prices for the Galleria Lofts start at $500,000.

The development’s East Building features five unique models; the West Building offers six distinctive models. Offering two-bedroom, two and one half-bath; and three-bedroom, two and one half-bath models, the Galleria Lofts offer two-story homes, measuring from 1,733 to 2,428 square feet. All homes include a private garage. Immediate residences are available. RSVP to 954-779-6972 by April 23. Guests can park behind the retail lot just east of Galleria Lofts.

Urban Warrior Awards 4/19/18

Urban Warrior Awards
Thursday, 04/19/2018 – 06:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Mindwarehouse
111 NE 1st Street 7th Floor,
Miami, Florida 33132
RSVP / Register
Cost: $60-$500

MCAD promotes awareness and appreciation of the ways in which architecture and urban design influence and enhance the quality of life in our community. The new signature event recognizes individuals who have accomplished much to better our urban landscape.

Art Walk night of fashion and art 4/14/18

Art Walk night of fashion and art
Saturday, 04/14/2018 – 04/14/2018 07:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Voah
10 ne 27 street,
Wynwod, Florida 33137
Website
Cost: Free

Join us Saturday April 14 for the Rated Art Experience during #wynwood Art Walk. Admission is free and open to all ages. Event will be hosted by Voah10 NE 27th Street in Wynwood
Fashion show by Lila Nikole promptly at 8
Music by DJ Affect and DJ Finesco
Art Exhibits by @RUDY_MAGE @_ARTBYARIELCRUZ @FRIKS84 @DUWERKS @SOTO @PEDRO_AMOS_ @COINSLOT @SAGACONTINUES @CARTELCUST
Pop Up shops with DADE WEAR,THE DROP, DEAF WITH ATTITUDE,WRIGHT NATION, HND-CRFT, 24K COLLECTIVE
Treats provided by Mr Kream
Event is benefiting Project Save Imagination. Help us by bringing in some art supplies towards our Art Drive.

Greater Miami & the Beaches Hotel Association 24th Annual Inn Key Awards Luncheon 4/30/18


Greater Miami & the Beaches Hotel Association 24th Annual Inn Key Awards Luncheon
Monday, 04/30/2018 – 11:00 am – 02:00 pm
JW Marriott Marquis Miami
255 Biscayne Blvd Way,
Miami, Florida 33131
More Information
Cost: $80-$90

On Monday, April 30th, the Greater Miami & the Beaches Hotel Association (GMBHA) will honor over 400 hotel employees across Miami-Dade County during their annual Inn Key Awards Luncheon. Over 950 hospitality, corporate and government leaders will join our hoteliers and their management teams to celebrate their hourly hotel employees, the “heart” of our tourism industry. This year marks the 24th anniversary of the event.

The 28 employee categories range from Bellmen and Housekeepers to Culinary and Engineering employees. Additionally, five hotels will be recognized for their excellence in the categories of Diversity, Environmental, Quality, Community Relations and Employee Relations.

Battle of the Chefs 4/26/18

Battle of the Chefs
Thursday, 04/26/2018 – 06:30 pm – 08:30 pm
MiaCucina Aventura
20385 Biscayne Boulevard,
Miami, Florida 33180
Eventbrite
Cost: 35.00

The South Florida Luxury Guide & Meals on Wheels South Florida Invite You To:

SIP, SAVOR & NETWORK FOR A CAUSE

SIP delicious wine and cocktails.
SAVOR delectable bites from 3 competing local chefs.
YOU get to be the judge and cast your vote for your favorite!
NETWORK in a unique, fun and interactive setting.

Explore state-of-the-art kitchens and appliances at MiaCucina’s beautifully renovated showroom. Proceeds will benefit MOWSFL.

FIU School of Architecture Open House 4/7/18

FIU School of Architecture Open House
Saturday, 04/07/2018 – 01:00 pm – 03:00 pm
Paul L. Cejas Architecture Building
11200 SW 8th St,
Miami, Florida 33199
Website
Cost: Free

Open to prospective architecture, landscape or interior students & family members.

– Paul L. Cejas Architecture Building Tour
– Classes/Studio insight
– Meet Department Chair, professors, advisors and admission recruiters

April 7th from 1-3PM

Angelo Bucci Show 3/20/18

Angelo Bucci Show
Tuesday, 03/20/2018 – 02:00 pm – 03:30 pm
Paul L. Cejas Architecture Building
11200 SW 8th St,
Miami, Florida 33199

Cost:

For over 25 years, Angelo Bucci has been dedicated to building design, sharing his time between both professional and academic duties. These parallel activities define a special approach to SPBR projects, in which the professional demands are understood as an engaging opportunity to research and speculate new ideas. Our projects show a critical view on aspects of the modern architecture, and highlight the importance of structural accuracy and distinctness, construction viability, transparency, and most importantly, a comprehension of the urban space as dialogue between architectural works. The projects of SPBR have become increasing recognition in prizes, conferences, publications and exhibits in Brazil and throughout the world.

Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show 4/6/18, 4/7/18, 4/8/18

Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show
Friday, 04/06/2018 – 04/08/2018 04:00 pm – 07:30 pm
Miami Beach Convention Center
1900 Washington Ave,
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
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Cost: $10.00 adults; $1.00 children 11 and under

The Miami Home Show is “making room” for HGTV’s Vern Yip, an award-winning Interior Designer who will be starring in the newest season of TLC’s “Trading Spaces!” Known for his sophisticated yet sensible style, show-goers will have a chance to learn pro tips and get a sneak peek behind the scenes of the highly anticipated return of America’s favorite room makeover show. South Florida’s largest home design and improvement expo offers thousands of home and garden products and services. Find the latest trends, compare and find special offers exclusive to the show, talk to the experts, see room vignettes designed by the Show’s featured Interior Designers and enjoy lifestyle seminars. All seminars take place at the Ygrene Home Improvement Stage. For information and updates, visit www.homeshows.net. Purchase tickets online by Thursday, April 5th and SAVE $3.00.
$10.00 adults; $1.00 children 11 and under.

Boat Show Art Show & Sale Presented by Art Connection 2/16/18, 2/17/18, 2/18/18

Boat Show Art Show & Sale Presented by Art Connection
Friday, 02/16/2018 – 02/18/2018 12:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Fontainebleau Miami Beach Hotel & Resort
4441 Collins Ave,
Miami Beach, Florida 33140
RSVP / Register
Cost: Free

Daily Exhibition & Sale open Feb 16th-18th | 12noon – 9pm

REGISTER FOR THE EVENT THROUGH EVENTBRITE

Art Connection USA presents an international art exhibition, show & sale at Miami Beach’s Fontainebleau Hotel & Resort during the Miami International Boat Show 2018.
Featuring hundreds of works by artists from around the world, including the famed Mr. Brainwash, Marc Rudinsky, Oz El Hai, Gocha and Nino Jokhadze, Herbert Galaraza, Barios, Alper Dostal, Shane Bowden, Anna Razumovskaya, Rachel Harris, and Dalia Kantor. Art Connection USA has assembled a collection of framed art, original oils, acrylics, limited edition giclee, serigraphs, sculptures, metallic wall decor, hand blown glass vases and more.
Each piece on exhibition will be on sale at a wide range of prices, allowing for collectors on any budget to own a piece of Miami.
Art Connection USA has been a staple of the South Florida art scene having operated their 45,000 sq. ft. showroom, gallery and artist’s studio in Pompano Beach for over 28 years. Art Connection USA is designer-friendly and considered the #1 source for new trends in fine art and the best value, quality and service in the art industry.

Events Manager 2/20/18

Events Manager
Tuesday, 02/20/2018 – 02:00 pm – 03:30 pm
Paul L. Cejas Architecture Building
11200 SW 8th St,
Miami, Florida 33199

Cost:

In this lecture, Jenny Wu will discuss the evolution of the design work of the Los Angeles based architecture firm, Oyler Wu Collaborative, which she founded in 2004 with Dwayne Oyler. Beginning with the idea of line as space, their work has moved from small scale installations to large scale buildings. By looking at a range of projects, Wu will cover their trajectory from purely line-driven projects to those that consider dialogues between line, surface, and volume.

Senior Event Manager 1/23/18

Senior Event Manager
Tuesday, 01/23/2018 – 02:00 pm – 03:45 pm
Paul L. Cejas Architecture Building
11200 sw 8th St, PCA 135,
Miami, Florida 33176

Cost:

Blackwell, working outside the architectural mainstream, will discuss his architecture and design process as being based in design strategies that draw upon vernaculars and building typologies and the contradictions of place; strategies that seek to transgress conventional boundaries for architecture. Blackwell will demonstrate how ideas and actions are generated from careful observations of intersections of nature-made and culture-made conditions particular to an architectural situation. Using examples of selected design works from his firm, Marlon Blackwell Architects, he will demonstrate that a resident architecture can be achieved as interplay between details, form, and place. In particular, he will illustrate the necessity of being responsive to environmental factors, the specificities of site, and sustainable design principles that ultimately provides an architecture that can be felt as much as it is understood, as immediate and tactical as it is legible, contributing to the fundamental civic dignity of communities.

Miami Premiere Screening of SuperDesign at FDM ArtsClub 1/30/18

Miami Premiere Screening of SuperDesign at FDM ArtsClub
Tuesday, 01/30/2018 – 06:30 pm – 11:00 pm
FDM ArtsClub
150 Ocean Dr,
Miami Beach, Florida 33139

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Forte dei Marmi and New York-based design gallery R & Company will present a special complimentary Miami screening of SuperDesign | Italian Radical Design 1965-1975 at FDM Arts Club on January 30 at 6:30 pm.

The 62-minute documentary film, directed by Francesca Molteni and co-written by Molteni and Cristina Didero, released in 2017, focuses on nineteen protagonists who defined this revolutionary Italian design movement.

The screening is followed by a conversation with R & Company co-founder Evan Synderman and Miami design collector Al Eiber.

Forte dei Marmi’s Two Star Michelin Chef Antonio Mellino will offer a radically Italian menu to complement the evening’s cultural offering. Priority seating will be given to guests with dinner reservations.

FDM Artsclub
150 Ocean Drive, 2nd Floor
Miami Beach
For reservations, director@fdmartsclub.com or 786.276.3095.

DAS Models Kick Off Season Wall Miami 1/19/18

DAS Models Kick Off Season Wall Miami
Friday, 01/19/2018 – 11:00 pm – 05:00 am
Wall Lounge Miami
2201 Collins Ave,
Miami Beach, Florida 33139

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WALL Miami is Proud to announce: DAS Model Management Models Kick Off Season
Sounds by: Fred Matters + Youssef + Petie Music
Style: Open Format
Table Reservations: rsvp@wallmiami.com
Follow us: @WALLmiami
Visit our website: WALLmiami.com
*Lineup subject to change without notice

Celebrity Designer Thom Filicia Hosts Exclusive “Life & Style” Event at Robb & Stucky Coral Gables 1/12/18

Celebrity Designer Thom Filicia Hosts Exclusive “Life & Style” Event at Robb & Stucky Coral Gables
Friday, 01/12/2018 – 06:00 pm – 08:00 pm
Robb & Stucky Coral Gables Showroom
4711 S Le Jeune Rd,
Coral Gables, Florida 33146
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Cost: Free

Join Thom Filicia, interior design expert star of the Emmy-Award winning hit show Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, and Vanguard Furniture for an evening of drinks, hors d’oeuvres, and an insightful dialogue while celebrating the Thom Filicia Home Collection. Robb & Stucky Creative Director Mark Stuart will moderate an exclusive Q&A with Thom about how to achieve urban sophistication with coastal comfort. The event will also feature a special presentation by The Women’s Fund, a non-profit focused on improving the lives of women and girls, in celebration of its 25th Anniversary. The event will include a giveaway of a Toggenburg chair from the Thom Filicia Home Collection.

Celebrity Designer Thom Filicia Hosts Exclusive “Life & Style” Event at Robb & Stucky Boca Raton 1/11/18

Celebrity Designer Thom Filicia Hosts Exclusive “Life & Style” Event at Robb & Stucky Boca Raton
Thursday, 01/11/2018 – 01/11/2018 06:00 pm – 08:00 pm
Robb & Stucky Boca Raton Showroom
1353 North Federal Highway,
Boca Raton, Florida 33432
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Cost: Free

Join Thom Filicia, interior design expert star of the Emmy-Award winning hit show Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, and Vanguard Furniture for an evening of drinks, hors d’oeuvres, and an insightful dialogue while celebrating the Thom Filicia Home Collection. Robb & Stucky Creative Director Mark Stuart will moderate an exclusive Q&A with Thom about how to achieve urban sophistication with coastal comfort. The event will include a giveaway of a Pompey chair from the Thom Filicia Home Collection.​

House of Today Curio at Design Miami/ 12/6/17

House of Today Curio at Design Miami/
Wednesday, 12/06/2017 – 12/10/2017 12:00 pm – 08:00 pm
DesignMiami/
3841 NE 2nd Avenue, Suite 400,
Miami, Florida 33137
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The Lebanese non-profit organization House of Today, curated by founder Cherine Magrabi, will showcase up-and-coming designers in an installation called Construction-Deconstruction at Design Miami/. Designers Khaled El-Mays and Sayar & Garibeh, as well as set designer Rami Dalle, will present their newest pieces – light fixtures and tables – in a dreamlike decor that reveals the Lebanese creativity and cultural identity within the global design community.