ArtTour International Art Festival 12/3/14-12/7/14

ArtTour International Art Festival
festival-double-pageDecember 3rd, 11 am – 10 pm
December 4th, 11 am – 10 pm
December 5th, 11 am – 10 pm
December 6th, 11 am – 10 pm
December 7th, 11 am – 10 pm
Koubek Center – Miami Dade College
2705 SW 3rd St
Miami, FL 33135
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ArtTour International Art Festival is a multi-disciplinary, multi-cultural event and creative project designed to communicate the identity of individuals, businesses, cultures, and societies to the world. A showcase of contemporary art and design where visual, performing artists, and the public create together new meanings and scenarios for the future. Organized by ArtTour International Magazine in partnership with , ATIM TV and Vivid Arts Network. The exhibition, showcasing contemporary visual and performing art in Miami and introducing international artists during the Art Basel week, will run from December 3rd to the 5th.

Life Is Art Give Miami Day 11/20/14

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Life Is Art Give Miami Day
LIAGMDFlyer2November 20, 2014, 24 Hours 12:00AM to 11:59PM
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Life Is Art is dedicated to creating positive change in the community through arts and culture with events and education. Founded in January of 2009, we have produced nearly one-hundred events engaging local artists, residents and businesses. Through money raised during #GiveMiamiDay we hope to be able to increase our outreach, impacting more lives in our community. During Give Miami Day The Miami Foundation provides a bonus gift for every donation between $25 and $10,000, but you are welcome to give any amount.

Miami Foundation #GiveMiamiDay Block Party
6:00pm – 9:00pm
Marlins Park
501 Marlins Way
Miami, Florida 33125
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Life Is Art will be joining the big block party hosted by the Miami Foundation at the Marlins Park Plaza! Be a part of this record-breaking day of philanthropy in Miami. Bring your friends and family as we celebrate your favorite local nonprofits with food, fun, performances and games. Look for the Miami Arts Brigade table and come say hi!
Parking is available in the Home Plate | BLUE Garage on the corner of NW 7th St and 15 Ave.

#MiamiArtsBrigade After-Party Hangout
8:00pm-12:00am
Ball & Chain
1513 SW 8th St.
Miami, FL 33135

Join Life Is Art and the Miami Arts Brigade with many other arts groups for the late-night after party to watch the clock tick down and the donations tick up! It should be a full house with O, Miami hosting its Book Fair Party for Jai-Alai Books in the courtyard, Bookleggers on hand with lots of books, Emerging Arts Leaders of Miami Soft Launch, and the Miami Arts Brigade hosting its Give Miami Day After Party. Also enjoy live music and fun drink specials all night! There will be jazz by Nick Tanura and The Ball & Chain Jazz Band followed by DJ Haitian Hillbilly.

Give Miami Day is a unique, online giving event that provides everyone in the community an opportunity to build a greater Miami through philanthropy. During the 24-hour period between midnight November 20 and midnight November 21, individuals may view online profiles of more than 400 nonprofit organizations serving Miami-Dade County and make a charitable gift here on givemiamiday.org.

Follow on Social Media using the hashtags #givemiamiday and #miamiartsbrigade.
Facebook.com/LifeIsArtFestTwitter.com/LifeIsArtFest – Instagram.com/LifeIsArtFest

Emerging Arts Leaders of Miami Soft Launch 11/20/14

Emerging Arts Leaders of Miami Soft Launch!
Thursday, November 20, 8:30pm
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1513 SW 8th St
Miami, FL 33135
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You are invited to Emerging Art Leaders of Miami’s soft launch! Join us for a fun, relaxing evening after the hectic flurry of activity for Give Miami Day and before the last weeks prior to Basel craziness.

It should be a full house with O, Miami hosting its Book Fair Party for Jai-Alai Books in the courtyard, Bookleggers on hand with lots of books and the Miami Arts Brigade hosting its Give Miami Day After Party. Also enjoy live music and fun drink specials all night! There will be jazz by Nick Tanura and The Ball & Chain Jazz Band followed by DJ Haitian Hillbilly.

Emerging Arts Leaders of Miami will be on hand to answer questions and provide more details about our future plans. We look forward to bringing together a great group of Miamians who love and work in the arts.

Emerging Arts Leaders of Miami is part of the national Emerging Leaders Network, a program developed by Americans for the Arts. Americans for the Arts defines emerging arts professionals as either being in the first five years of their arts career, or being under the age of 36. While our initiatives are designed with the emerging professional demographic in mind, we welcome the participation of all ages and experience levels.

Brazilian Girls Live at Ball and Chain 11/13/14

Brazilian Girls Live at Ball and Chain
Thursday, 11/13/2014 – 07:30 pm – 03:00 am
Brazilian-Girls_Ball-Chain_Nov-13thBall & Chain Miami
1513 SW 8th Street,
Miami, Florida 33135
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Cost: $35

Ball & Chain next Thursday, November 13th featuring a live performance by BRAZILIAN GIRLS, the NYC-based band known for their eclectic blend of EDM combined with diverse musical blends of reggae, tango, chanson and house.

Sidebar Miami Opening night 11/7/14

sidebarSidebar Miami Opening night
Friday, November 7, 7pm
Sidebar Miami
337 SW 8th St
Miami, Florida 33130

Please join us for our opening night this Friday. We are happy to contribute this new venue to the historic, Calle Ocho. Please contact us if you have any questions or request.

We will be featuring new screenings and an art exhibit.

You can park and enter through the rear of the building.

Miami Book Fair International 2014 – The Life, Work, and Legacy of Juan Ramón Jiménez 11/19/14

Miami Book Fair International 2014 – The Life, Work, and Legacy of Juan Ramón Jiménez
Wednesday, 11/19/2014 – 07:00 pm – 08:00 pm
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2705 SW 3rd Street,
Miami, Florida 33135
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Cost: Free

The Life, Work, and Legacy of Juan Ramón Jiménez (Spain) and Platero y yo, presented by Antonio Fernández Almanza, president of The Juan Ramón Jiménez Foundation, with authors Daisy Valls and Carlos Pintado. The event will be held in Spanish and is free and open to the public.

Miami Book Fair International 2014 – The Life, Work, and Legacy of Gabriel García Márquez 11/18/14

Miami Book Fair International 2014 – The Life, Work, and Legacy of Gabriel García Márquez
Sunday, 11/18/2014 – 07:00 pm – 08:00 pm
2014-miami-book-fair-poster2MDC’s Koubek Center
2705 SW 3rd Street,
Miami, Florida 33135
Webpage Link
Cost: Free

The Life, Work, and Legacy of Gabriel García Márquez (Colombia), with journalist Enrique Córdoba, in conversation with best-selling Colombian writer Plinio Apuleyo Mendoza, followed by dramatic readings by Teatro Prometeo students. The event will be held in Spanish and is free and open to the public.