Art

Miami’s most diverse open mic, Speak Fridays, then and now

Robert Lee, the founder of Miami’s most diverse open mic, Speak Fridays, tells us how he’s filled Miami’s culture gaps with community and artistry.

/ June 19, 2017


‘Love Lost, Miami’ wants your stories of heartbreak again

Natalia Martinez-Kalinina reflects on year one of “Love Lost, Miami,” which brought Miamians together to mourn heartbreak and past relationships.

/ June 9, 2017


Summer reading 2017: Readers’ fave South Florida books

In honor of summer reading, we published our fave South Florida reads. Turns out we left out a lot…

/ June 7, 2017


Summer reading 2017: Our 10 favorite books set in South Florida

Tired of being told there’s no literary culture in South Florida? Here’s our top 10 summer reading picks set here that will silence the haters.

/ June 4, 2017


Is Miami ready for a film about Elián? Because it’s here.

Five-year-old Elián’s fate tore Miami apart in 2000. In 2017, a documentary forcing us to remember.

/ June 1, 2017


A guide to Miami museums

Miami gets a bad rap (mostly from New York) about not having much culture. But we’ve got some amazing museums in the Magic City. Here are some of our faves. (Did we mess up and not include one that’s totally awesome? Let us know in the comments.)

/ May 16, 2017


Florida’s Legislature wants to defund NWSA, whose alumni made Moonlight and Cocaine Cowboys

Here’s how to reach out to your legislators to reinstate funding to the New World School of the Arts.

/ April 28, 2017


Beautiful words about the city we love

Just a few of our favorite words from a few of our favorite poets about our absolute favorite city — Miami.

/ April 7, 2017


CULTRA is bringing Miami’s creative community together one public space at a time

How a social networking group and an annual street-performance festival got together to engage Downtown’s creative community with monthly open mics.

/ March 26, 2017


How Friends of The West End plan to make West Kendall cool

The West Kendall dilemma: How do you make the community more than a place where people go home to sleep?

/ March 21, 2017