Stories with 'arts' tag

The New Tropicana

Join us for our latest New Tropic partnership, an all-out Cuban bash celebrating the opening of our latest installation, Cuban Caricature and Culture: The Art of Massaguer. Experience a taste of Havana right here in Miami with dancing, live music from Son Cubano, and Bacardi cocktails.

/ May 13, 2019


Miami women to watch

Mrs. Fabel Dodge Sloane at Hialeah Park in 1959 (Courtesy of HistoryMiami) Back in the 1890s when Miami was considered swampland, Julia Tuttle saw its potential and convinced industrialist Henry Flagler to extend his railway from Palm Beach down to Miami. And that’s a major part of how Miami got its start. In fact, Miami […]

/ March 28, 2019


The Colony Theatre has something to say

Marquees: the OG Twitter. Find out how Lincoln Road’s historic Colony Theatre makes the most out of its 140 character entryway.

/ October 7, 2018


Moonlight is just the beginning of what the black arts community can achieve

Davis says there are wonderful things happening in Brownsville and Liberty City and on the heels of “Moonlight,” 2017 will be a year for nurturing that talent.

/ January 9, 2017


The 2016 resolution redux: Howard Herring thinks the best is yet to come in Miami’s music scene

But he says there’s a lot more experimenting to do.

/ December 22, 2016



The 2016 resolution redux: Kathryn Mikesell saw lots of local support in Miami’s art scene last year

She’s looking forward to the many collaborations in the year to come.

/ December 22, 2016


How Miami Light Project went up against Cubanitos and won

As the US-Cuba relationship continues to grow, Miami Light Project is celebrating its ground breaking lawsuit against Miami-Dade to bring the first Cuban artist to the city almost 20 years ago.

/ June 1, 2016


Nu Deco Ensemble takes a bow

In its inaugural season, Nu Deco Ensemble’s classical music mashups filled up auditoriums around Miami. The founders look back at what they’ve accomplished so far.

/ May 24, 2016


Your View: With VONA, writers of color finally have a home in Miami

Writers of color who want to write about more than color now have a place to do that.

/ March 2, 2016