The Betsy South Beach will host an exhibition and book signing reception to honor the release of the Pocket Guide To Miami Architecture (W.W. Norton, $24.95) with author Judith Paine McBrien and illustrator John F. DeSalvo. An illustration of The Betsyâ€™s faÃ§ade is included in the book and will be on display along with drawings of many other local buildings.Â Hosted by General Manager Jeff Lehman, Betsyâ€™s event is part of an Evening of Arts Programs on Ocean Drive that begins at 7 pm with a lecture at the Miami Design Preservation League, 1001 Ocean Drive by author and scholar Joan Kahr on Edgar Brandtâ€™s legendary Art Deco Ironwork. At 8 pm Betsy will host the book signing and display of book illustrations (for the Pocket Guide), as well as present a related art opening of the work of local artist, Andrew Reid, in the Underground Gallery. Live music from jazz pianist Max Farber and singer Mariana Martin will be featured throughout the evening.Â John DeSalvoâ€™s Illustrations from the book will be projected virtually onto a big screen with several selections displayed on easels. Concurrently, Betsyâ€™s Underground Gallery will display maquettes and sectional drawings of large pieces of public art from installations by artist Andrew Reid. Both artists will be present to greet the public and answer questions. The event is free and open to the public.
Thursday, August 1, 7pm-10pm – Art&Design Gallery, 8688 Biscayne Blvd, Miami Art | Design | Gallery in a partnership with Latin American Art Pavilion (LAAP) invites you to a special vernissage. Erotika is a celebration of sexuality and sensuality in a contemporary and enduring form with photographers, working in black, white, and monochromatic formats. CLICK HERE […]
Thursday, August 10, 10pm-1am – Sugar Factory American Brasserie, 1144 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach Grammy-winning recording artist and vocal legend Mariah Carey will make an appearance at Sugar Factory American Brasserie on Thursday, August 10th at 10 p.m. Fans will have the opportunity to catch Mariah Carey and her guests as she celebrates her concert performance with a late-night soirÃ©e […]
Wednesday, July 30, 6pm-Midnight – The News Lounge, 5580 NE 4th Ct., Miami In collaboration with the 48 Hour Film Project â€“ a competition in which 60,000 filmmakers from 120 cities are given only 48 hours to shoot and produce a short film â€“ New Amsterdam has tasked creatives in 26 U.S. cities with bringing […]