Miami-based breakout artist and sculptor Alexander Mijares will debut his latest collection of works, and co-headliner Tori Kelly will serenade the crowd with an acoustic performance. An â€œaccidental artistâ€ of almost two years now, Mijares has quickly has quickly emerged as one of South Floridaâ€™s most vibrant and promising talents. Using his city and heritageâ€™s colorful energy as his source of inspiration, he has even garnered the attention of celebrities LeBron James, Lance Bass, Wilmer Valderrama, Reggie Bush, Seattle Seahawksâ€™ Sidney Rice, golfer Dustin Johnson and Bieberâ€™s manager Scooter Braun, to name a few (select pictures below) â€“ with his colorful and spirited works. Also of interest is that he sells most of his works (from $3,000 to $18,000) via social media within hours of posting them. Now at 15,000 followers on Instagram, Mijares averages 1,000 new followers a month. In addition to esteemed collaborations with international artists Pez, Desire.Obtain.Cherish and Kenor, Mijares has headlined high profile events during Art Basel Miami Beach, Art Wynwood and ART Santa Fe, as well as participated in prestigious exhibitions in NYC’s Times Square and the Hamptons, to name a few.
Friday, October 21, 6pm-11pm – The Standard Spa, 40 Island Ave, Miami Beach Join for an evening of books, booze, boobs, and bands as Bookleggers presents the fourth annual Boobleggers, a cancer awareness party benefitting The Jay Weiss Institute for Health Equity at Sylvester Cancer Center Jackson Memorial.Â Live performance by Afrobeta and DJ sets by […]
Thursday, August 16, 6-8pm – Gap Store, 1001 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach Lookbook.nu is coming to Miami for the first time ever to host a party alongside Gap. The fashion site which is a favorite among fashion bloggers is having the event in recognition of theirÂ Gap Styld.by + LOOKBOOK.nu Â collaboration which many famed bloggers have […]
Tuesday,Â February 11, 7pm-11pm -Â Brisky Gallery,Â 130 NW 24th Street,Â MiamiÂ Wynwood Arts District Brisky Gallery Miami is proud to present Rendering Thoughts: Sublime interpretations of the mind; an exhibition curated by Luis Valle, Brisky Galleryâ€™s Director.Â The exhibit will feature works by over 19 artists both local and international. As Brisky Gallery Miami is now in its second year, […]