August 31st 2014, 12:00 am
Dj Statik Selektah - Selectah Sundays Labor Day Weekend August 31st, 2014 Album Release Party Backed Up By DJ Heron - DJ Self Born - Omar DjExes Marrero Establishing his own spot amongst the ranks of East Coast hip-hop's seminal figures, DJ/producer Statik Selektah utilized his turntabling skills and ingenuity in PR and promotions to break some of the region's most promising artists, bearing his own influence on the national mixtape circuit. Born January 23, 1982 in Lawrence, MA, Patrick Baril was exposed to production equipment at a very early age, tinkering with his parents' eight-track machine, cassette recorders, and turntable. By middle school, he was already DJing school functions, but he was inspired to be a true wheels-of-steel artiste after hearing DJ Premier scratch and mix records on Funkmaster Flex's Hot 97 radio show. Soon after, at 14 years old, he purc
MICHAEL-ANN RUSSELL JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER AND SOLE HOTELS TEAM UP TO FIGHT ALS DURING THE SOUNDS OF SUMMER FUNDRAISER.
September 1st 2014, 12:00 pm
Sole on the Ocean
Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center and Sole Hotels are teaming up this Labor Day weekend to raise awareness and funds for ALS Foundation and Jeff Fogel, the beloved coach at JCC suffering from the disease. The two-day event will host a slew of activities at both JCC in North Miami Beach and Sole Hotels in Sunny Isles. On Sunday, August 31, JCC will host the 1st Annual Charity Basketball Game featuring former NBA players, JCC teams and supporters. Also, there will be a raffle of Miami Heat’s own Udonis Halsem’s autographed sneakers. On September 1, the event moves to Sole on the Ocean for a day packed with musical performance that will include Junior Jazz & Bradley Brown, Bushwood, Resolvers and Rhythmatix. There will be a beach BBQ as well as a raffle that will auction off stays at Sole Hotel’s properties in Sunny Isles as well as in Montauk, New York.
September 4th 2014, 6:30 pm
ONE Bal Harbour Resort & Spa
Unscripted Bal Harbour Art Chat: Dennis Scholl, Vice President of Arts for the John S. and James Knight Foundation, speaks with Philadelphia-born Magnum photographer Zoe Strauss. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, please visit http://www.balharbourflorida.com/unscriptedartprojects
September 5th 2014, 6:00 pm
The Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation (CIFO) is proud to announce Fleeting Imaginaries as this year’s Grants & Commissions Program exhibition. As it is customary, the winners are part of the annual exhibition dedicated to the program at the CIFO Art Space. This year’s exhibition will be open to the public from September 5th through November 2, 2014.
September 6th 2014, 8:00 pm
Hyde Beach @ SLS
Rising star and 21-year-old Miami native Cris Cab will release his debut album "Where I Belong" on September 6th. The album, which showcases Cris’ signature mix of pop/rock/reggae/soul, is now available for pre-order on iTunes. Listen to his global hit "Liar Liar" (co-written & produced by Pharrell) which he will be performing live at Hyde Beach at SLS Hotel Miami.
September 6th 2014, 9:00 pm
Noise and death metal collide for a night of psychedelic chaos at Churchill's Pub, Miami. Orbweaver have recently re-issued their highly acclaimed debut as a multicolored offering of 300 pieces on blue, orange, and purple vinyl. Limited quantities will be available on the night. Orbweaver - www.orbweaverband.com Ancestor -http://www.cuba/-metal.com/bandas/ancestor.html Koroidia - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Koroidia/675179452549211?sk=info Tetragrammaton - http://tetragrammaton777.bandcamp.com/ Human Fluid Rot - http://humanfluidrot.bandcamp.com/
September 8th 2014, 12:00 am
National YoungArts Foundation
Help the National YoungArts Foundation keep the arts alive! YoungArts Awareness Day is a national, one-day event celebrating the hundreds of thousands of young artists across the country and encouraging them to pursue a career in the arts -- which in turn helps ensure the future of the arts in our nation. Stay tuned for details on celebratory events in Miami, New York and Los Angeles.
YoungArts Salon featuring Joshua Bell with a screening of HBO¹s Joshua Bell: YoungArts MasterClass and a performance by Bell and YoungArts Alumni
September 8th 2014, 7:00 pm
National YoungArts Foundation
Join us for the premiere screening of HBO's Joshua Bell: YoungArts MasterClass, followed by a Salon with Bell and YoungArts alumni moderated by the President & CEO of Universal Music Classics, Elizabeth Sobol, and sponsored by the Knight Foundation. The evening will conclude with a performance by Bell and YoungArts alumni. $35 General Admission | $28 Members (with promo code)* | $20 students (with valid ID)
September 10th 2014, 12:00 am
Miami Beach Cinematheque
Take “a second look”. The 2nd Annual Miami Fashion Film Festival, presented by Fashion Inspires More, invites you to a colorful showcase of films exploring the art and dynamic culture of fashion. Scheduled for September 10-14, 2014, the 5-day event features in-depth documentaries, designer brand and experimental fashion film shorts, filmmaker talks, a fashion photography exhibit, and other exclusive offerings. For more information, visit www.MIAfff.org.
September 11th 2014, 8:00 pm
W South Beach Hotel & Residences
The soulful blend of pop and rock, Miami native, Robbie Elias will bring his raw energy to the Living Room at W South Beach on Thursday, September 11 from 8PM to 10 PM. As guests mix and mingle with live music and signature cocktails, The Living Room Bar will come alive weekly with an eclectic mix of aural pleasures and curated performances from the worlds of jazz, pop, R&B, soul, funk, electronic and more, capped off with a live DJ set.
September 16th 2014, 6:30 pm
Bakehouse Art Complex
Subject: Financial Planning for Artists Speaker: Zak Mann National Planning Corporation Schedule: 6:30-7:00, Registration 7:00-8:00, Seminar 8:00-9:00, Q&A Social Hour Hashtag #ArtWorkCon Art/Work Connections is a monthly series of seminars presented by Life Is Art featuring business professionals speaking on a variety of topics vital to the success of working artists. This month we are covering financial planning for artists. Because an artist’s income is not stable, it is important to manage money properly, in order to be able to keep up on bills and not be left out in the heat when sales are slow. We will break this down and make it easy for everyone!
September 17th 2014, 8:00 am
Massage Envy Spa and the Arthritis Foundation have joined forces to host the fourth annual Healing Hands for Arthritis, a one-day national event to build awareness and raise funds to fight arthritis. On September 17, 2014, Massage Envy Spa South Florida will donate $10 from every one-hour massage or facial to the Arthritis Foundation. Since 2011, this one-day nationwide event has raised over $2M for the Arthritis Foundation.
September 19th 2014, 6:00 pm
As part of the Miami DDA’s DWNTWN Art Days 2014, MDAD will host a VIP Members reception that will include live performances, art installations, and more. Learn about membership benefits and meet new members while getting to know the people and places of Downtown Miami’s cultural scene. Guests will have an opportunity to know more about District events as part of DWNTWN Art Days, as well as future First Friday Downtown Art Nights and special events commencing Friday, November 7th “Art Basel Preview,” and Friday, December 5th Art Basel Miami Beach/Miami Art Week shows. A Proclamation by the Office of Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez will be presented to founding board members, on behalf of all Downtown cultural organizations, and officially kick-off the formation of MDAD. Free with RSVP email@example.com.
September 23rd 2014, 6:30 pm
Cocktail Collection, upstairs at Tobacco Road
Bringing People and Art Together The River Of Art is a monthly gathering place of Miami’s good people, changemakers, activists, innovators, creators, entrepreneurs and artists. Featured Artists: Edilberto Aponte, Marcelo Salup, David Martins, Auditory Art by -UOM- Featured Charity: DOC IT! Detect Ovarian Cancer in Time Music by DJ Hank Justice Supported by Fabulous Miami - YOMiami - SocialMedia305 - PARK Project - Catalyst Miami Each month, Life Is Art brings the community together at our River Of Art pop-up art-in-public-places show to socialize through the power of the arts with the goal of exposing new artists, introducing new people to art appreciation, providing an inspiring space to make new connections, showcasing local businesses and charities, while providing a fun break during the work week. Cocktail Collection is providing a complimentary welcome drink and light
September 27th 2014, 4:00 pm
The CFH Group presents Woodystock on Saturday, September 27th at Peacock Park in Coconut Grove. Hitting the stage will be DJ Brett Beats Bailey; cutting-edge Chicago based violinist, Katarina Visnevska; Colombian reggae/Latin group, Magical Beat featuring Mara Prada; adored Miami locals, Robby Hunter Band; Vancouver based indie soul band, The Booms Booms; and "South Florida reggae legends", Fourth Dimension, will headline the show. Proceeds from this concert will benefit the Woody Foundation. $20 donations are encouraged. For more information visit www.woodyfoundation.org.
November 2nd 2014, 6:00 am
North Shore Bandshell
The 5K PARK Fest is a one-of-a-kind, award winning fundraising event that inspires people to PARK for the cause that moves them. The 5K PARK Fest - a revolutionary, one-of-a-kind, large scale community event that serves as a vehicle for all students to gain hands-on service learning, community hours AND FUNdraise for their school, club or favorite non-profit organization. The 5k PARK Fest donates HALF of every PARKticipant's $40 Registration fee directly to that individual's cause of choice. The inaugural event aims to have at least 5,000 service-driven people celebrating their fundraising achievements as well as promoting a healthy & active lifestyle. Join us on November 2nd to make your mark and PARK!
November 12th 2014, 9:00 am
San Carlos Institute
Making a mark on the film festival circuit and growing bigger each year, the Key West Film Festival is set to feature more than 35 films from Nov. 12-16 with a spotlight on Cuban cinema. Attending this year is famed director Leon Ichaso whose most memorable films include El Cantante starring Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony, married at the time the film was made and portraying salsa singer Hector Lavoe and his wife Puchi and Pinero where Benjamin Bratt portrays poet/playwright/actor Miguel Pinero, a Latino icon whose urban poetry is considered to be the influence behind rap and hip hop music. The yet to be announced line-up is set to include films featuring America Ferrara from Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and television’s Ugly Betty, Patrick Stewart from the Star Trek and X-Men feature films as well as Oscar nominees Frank Langella and Glenn Close.
November 15th 2014, 9:00 am
Tropical Park (Pavillion #10)
FARE Walk for Food Allergy - Southeast Florida Saturday, November 15, 2014 Walk Schedule - Registration/Check-in: 9:00am - 10:00am Walk Ceremony: 10:00am Walk Begins: Immediately Following Ceremony Walk Location - Tropical Park, Pavillion #10, 7900 SW 40th Street (Bird Road), Miami, FL 35155 15 Million Reasons to Walk Welcome to the FARE Walk for Food Allergy! The FARE Walk for Food Allergy brings together thousands of people who are seeking a safer world for the 15 million Americans living with food allergies. The Walk is a family-friendly event that takes place in communities nationwide to raise funds for food allergy research, education, advocacy and awareness. This special day will include fun activities for the entire family. Register today as an individual or start a team and invite your friends, family and co-workers to help u
November 21st 2014, 11:00 am
To be announced
Learn how to take professional photographs in days and not in years. This is an intense Group Fashion Photography Workshop created by world renowned Fashion Photographer Shaun Alexander with 30 years of experience in all fields of photography. ShaunAlexander.net. Learn the trade secrets of his lighting techniques, model posing, creative photoshop & retouching as well as marketing, a establishing yourself as a working photographer . Space is limited for these small group workshops and they are held in various cities in the United States such as Los Angeles, New York, Miami and also in Europe such as Vienna - Austria, Prague - Czech Republic, London - United Kingdom. More info at PhotographyWorkshops101.com +1 310 213 7700 info@photograph