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Art Basel: Kenton Parker The Contender

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Last year L.A. art star Kenton Parker soloed con tacos at that Beach House called Soho; this year the dimension-defying visionist will one-man-stand … [Read more...]

Art Basel: Brian Butler The Fine Art of High Kitsch

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Brian Butler may have been born and bred in Beantown, but his career was built right here in Miami, where his increasingly fine art approach to tiki … [Read more...]

Art Basel: Peter Tunney Time Is Always Wow

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If every artist wants to be in the center of Wynwood, then every artist most definitely wants to be in the center of Wynwood Walls. That makes Peter … [Read more...]

News: Book Fair 2013

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MIAMI BOOK FAIR’S WILIEST WOMEN WORDSLINGERS. Blame Sally Ride. Ever since the fatefully-named dame became the first female ever to soar into … [Read more...]

News: Is Florida’s Resistance To Gambling Fading?

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 Casino giants laying the groundwork for Florida expansion are suggesting Orlando is fading as a bastion for resistance. But critics are claiming … [Read more...]

Art Basel: Art Stars of the World Ignite!

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CONTEXT Sparks a Frenzied Firestorm The story is as solid as it is elusive. It’s also the kinda 21st century fairy tale that fuels much of the … [Read more...]

Miami Book Fair: Reading Remains Fundamentally Awesome!

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And November Still Means Miami Book Fair “What are you reading?” may not be quite as ubiquitous (or have quite the same meaning) as it did back … [Read more...]

Bound: Tom Cruise Takes on an Absolute Giant

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Can Top Grandpa Be a Believable Badass? There are so many reasons to doubt the casting of Tom Cruise as the 6’ 5” 240+ lbs badass Jack Reacher … [Read more...]

News: Biscayne Bay Waterkeeper Threatens to Sue the County

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Earlier this week Biscayne Bay Waterkeeper sent a Letter of Intent to Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez, the Miami-Dade Board of County … [Read more...]