11 days ago | Culture
If Miami were a canvas, Nick Mahshie would be its painter. The locally born artist has always been inspired by his lush surroundings. As a teenager growing up in Westchester, his paintings were a reflection of his surroundings, and they were alway...
2 months ago | Art
It goes without saying that, lately, things are feeling a little tense. Differences of opinion are nothing new, but recently, the gap feels especially wide. Democrats and Republicans, men and women, black and white — the disparity among these grou...
4 months ago | Art
Any given night, a stroll through the streets of downtown Miami feels like a walk through a dystopian wasteland. Abandoned storefronts in forgotten buildings line dimly lit sidewalks; displaced bodies litter alleyways, their makeshift bedrooms hap...
6 months ago | Art
In many ways, Cuban author Alejo Capentier's 1957 epic on the repercussions of slavery in Haiti, The Kingdom of This World, is a fantasy-fueled parallel of 21st-century America's present tensions surrounding race and immigration. So it's no surpri...
7 months ago | Fashion
For Isabella Cisneros and Ramiro Carranza, the launch of their eco-conscious swimwear line was kind of a perfect storm. Both felt a profound connection to nature, with Carranza turning to the outdoors when he moved to Miami from Argentina as a you...
8 months ago | Fashion
Miami Fashion Week was just two months ago, but Miami's style-obsessed community is already breathlessly anticipating the return of the city's most iconic fashion and trade show event. Miami Swim Week returns to our shores this weekend, and the ru...