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Wednesday, January 2, 2013 Erin Mia’s Birthday Fashion Forward a Spring 2013 Runway Fashion Show to Benefit KGKG Food For The Poor 1/4/13 Friday, January 4, 2013, 8:00pm . Dapur, Asian Tapas and Lounge . 1620 N Federal Highway . Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33305 . In celebration of Erin Mia's birthday, please join us for: * Fashion Forward * A Spring 2013 Runway Fashion Show With Special Guest Host, Miss South Florida Usa, Gianina Acevedo. . Nicole Shelley Models Presents: Ready to Wear Spring 2013 . Miami International Art Fair (MIA) 1/17/13-1/21/13 Preview Jan 17, 2013 • 6-8pm Preview Honoring The Moca Shakers (by Separate Invitation) • 8-10pm Collectors' Invitational Public Fair Hours Jan 18-19, Noon - 10pm January 20-21, Noon-7pm Location Seafair Mega Yacht Docked at The Intercontinental Hotel Dock Bayfront Park 100 Chopin Plaza Miami, Fl 33131 Located in Miami's premiere downtown Art & Entertainment District, MIA will bring together international and emerging artists to the waterfront scene for a five day extravaganza of art and culture. The Purim Superhero 1/2/13

FULL CALENDAR Photographs by Bob Quesada from wine tasting at XIXON on 12/19/12 Art Basel, another successful year for the art world by Betty Alvarez Photographs by John Christi of Philanthrofest 2012 Launch Party at CCEMiami on 11/29/12 Photographs of Scope, Art Asia and Arts for A Better World in Midtown Miami on 12/8/12 Photographs of Miami Science Museum Big Bang Kickoff Party on 12/6/12

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Art Basel, another successful year for the art world by Betty Alvarez The 2012 edition of Art Basel in Miami Beach officially on December 9. Praised by critics, exhibitors and visitors as Art Basel's most serious presentation in Miami Beach to date,…

Art Asia, Scope, Overture and many more under one roof By Betty Alvarez As I walked in to the complex, I wanted to see Art Asia specifically because Asian art always amazes me. To my surprise the same complex housed Scope, Overture, Art…

Art Spot Intrepid Gallery showcased many talents with a performance at Red Dot Fair by Betty Alvarez On Tuesday, December 4th, Red Dot Art Fair had a VIP Opening Reception benefiting the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force to inaugurate another edition of a highly successful satellite…

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Photographs by Anthony Jordon of International Contemporary Jewelry Fair on the Seafair on 12/6/12 Photographs taken by Anthony Jordon from International Contemporary Jewelry Fair on the Seafair on Thursday, December 6, 2012. This creative concept was developed by International Fine Art Expositions (IFAE) - a…

Photographs by Anthony Jordon of Foreverglades at the Freedom Tower on 12/6/12 Photographs taken by Anthony Jordon from Foreverglades at the Freedom Tower on Thursday, December 6, 2012. Photographs taken by Anthony Jordon to see more of his work go to his flickr page or his facebook page.

Photographs by Anthony Jordon of Pulse Art Fair Miami in Midtown on 12/6/12 Photograph by Anthony Jordon from Pulse Miami in Midtown on Thursday, December 6, 2012. Photographs taken by Anthony Jordon to see more of his work go to his flickr page or his facebook page.

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The Grinder 02 / Lee Schrager The Grinder originally started as a written Q&A with folks who were involved with Burgers. This new version is produced by Chat Chow TV and is part interview,…

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Graffiti Artist Futura Visits South Florida Last Friday, Graffiti Artist Futura visited the North Miami Total Wine store. Futura started creating his graffiti art in the New York City subways of the 1970's. His popularity grew…

Appleton Estate Bartender Challenge 2012 Last night I went to the Appleton Estate Bartender Challenge at The Blackbird Ordinary in Miami. Five bartenders had to create two drinks each and do so based on the inspiration of a particular…

Cirque du Soleil Dralion New Year's Eve 2010 I went to see Cirque du Soleil's Kooza in downtown Miami. A few days later I was trolling around on Twitter and met my friend Ofelia…

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Arthritis Foundation Held Annual Walk At Amelia Earhart Park (Miami, Florida) – The Arthritis Foundation held their annual Miami-Dade Arthritis Walk at the Amelia Earhart Park in early November.  Hundreds gathered onsite to begin the customary walk that helps…

Gulliver Celebrates Inductees Into Athletic Hall Of Fame (Miami, Florida) – Gulliver Preparatory celebrated the induction of the Class of 2012 into their Athletic Hall of Fame during the month of October.  Led by the Athletic Department and…

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Photographs by Bob Quesada from wine tasting at XIXON on 12/19/12 You put together about thirty four of the best Spanish wines, serve them in the best Spanish restaurant, bring in aged Manchego cheese, add Jamón Ibérico-“A gastronomic Jewel” (more on…

Photographs by Bob Quesada from the Inaugural Opening Reception for New Art Fusion Location Salute To Art Basel Miami 2012 Exhibition on 12/8/12 The hundreds of people who attended the reception were treated to an incredible variety of works by more than thirty artists from all corners of the globe. From sculpture to…

Photographs by Bob Quesada of the “Cartas” multi-artist exhibition at Studio 1156 on 12/1/12. This is from the gallery’s press release: Studio 1156 was born out of the need of five people wanting to experience the world of painting. Twelve years ago five people…