As a part of the VIP program of special events at Art Basel in Miami Beach this year will be a free, public talk The Un-Private Collection: Designing The Broad, featuring a lively panel discussion about the process that led to the distinctive architecture of this important new contemporary art museum, now under construction in downtown Los Angeles. The event is part of The Broadâ€™s ongoing series of public conversations with some of todayâ€™s most influential artists and cultural leaders, presented in the months leading up to the museumâ€™s opening in late 2014. Featuring Museum co-founders Eli and Edythe Broad, Architect Elizabeth Diller, Diller Scofidio + Renfro, The Broad Founding Director Joanne Heyler, Moderated by architecture critic Paul Goldberger. 9 a.m. Light breakfast | 9:30 a.m. Panel discussion The program will give the audience an insiderâ€™s view into the creative process of Diller Scofidio + Renfro founding principal Elizabeth Diller, one of todayâ€™s most renowned architects, through a dialogue with philanthropists Eli and Edythe Broad, and Joanne Heyler, the museumâ€™s founding director, about the highly anticipated new contemporary art museum in Los Angeles. Moderated by architecture critic Paul Goldberger, the conversation will explore the pioneering lending library concept of The Broad Art Foundation and how that public-minded focus will be reflected in the design of The Broad, the decision to make the museumâ€™s storage area visible to visitors, the relationship of the design to the collections and the design synergies with other major cultural buildings on Los Angelesâ€™s Grand Avenue, including Frank Gehryâ€™s Walt Disney Concert Hall and Arata Isozakiâ€™s Museum of Contemporary Art. Reservations are required.
Thursday, July 25, 6pm-8:30pm – Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach Celebrate July’s birthstone and help the American Cancer Society ensure more happy birthdays to come. Join local businesses, restaurants, and artistsÂ and enjoy fine wine, organic food samplings, guided meditation, product demos, giveaways, and more. $20 suggested entrance donation, includes complimentary […]
Friday, November 24, 11pm-5am – Ora Miami, 2000 Collins Av, Miami Beach Ladies get on the free guest-list for Pandora Thanksgiving Hip-Hop Bash at Ora Miami. Free for ladies before 12 – must be at the door by 12, arrive by 11:30. Ladies Only: This guest list is for ladies only. You won’t be able to get […]
Thursday, August 25, 6:30pm -Texas de Brazil Miami Beach, 300 Alton Road, Miami Beach Texas de Brazil’s Private Label Wine Tasting is a special event. Cover charge includes complimentary appetizers, featured wines, tax and gratuity only. Regular dinner is not included. RSVP required. Credit card required to hold reservation. This event is at the Miami […]