Neil Vazquez is an arts and entertainment writer who works at the intersection of highbrow and lowbrow — equally comfortable discussing Gerhard Richter's latest set of paintings or researching a heady think piece about Kylie Jenner's eye makeup. A Miami native and Northwestern University graduate, he usually can be found sipping overpriced coffee, walking his golden retriever, or profusely sweating in yoga classes around town.
2 days ago | Books
In its third year at the Standard Spa Miami Beach’s summer residency, Exile Books is planning a five-course dinner that pairs signature dishes, expertly crafted cocktails, and live poetry performances. Concrete Poetry, as organizers have named it,...
2 days ago | Art
Construction is nearly complete on one of Miami’s latest cultural landmarks, the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), located in the heart of the Design District. As museum staffers ready to move the permanent collection and operations from their ...
15 days ago | Art
Eli Sudbrack isn't your typical art-world denizen. One-half of the Brooklyn-based collective Assume Vivid Astro Focus (AVAF), the Brazilian-born Sudbrack splits his time between his hometown of São Paulo and Berlin. He crafts work at the intersect...
29 days ago | Art
After a year of construction delays, the Bass is set to reopen October 7 with a major retrospective of artist Ugo Rondinone. Miami Beach’s only major art institution temporarily shuttered in 2016 for a major renovation that would almost double its...
2 months ago
2 months ago | Art
Clad in his trademark all-white garb, with a matching bandanna and Panama hat, Alan Faena is the namesake of the city’s most upscale hotel, Faena Hotel Miami Beach. With his wife and close collaborator Ximena Caminos, he launched the Faena Distric...