Adrienne Arsht

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2011

    Leonard Abess, Miami's Most Generous Banker, Named Chairman of University of Miami's Board of Trustees

    ​Remember Leonard Abess, the former banker who sold his company and gave $60 million to his own employees? Well, he's just been named the new chairman of the board of trustees at the University of Miami. 

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    October 27, 2010

    Chef Michael Jacobs Feeds the Miami Heat

    Check out Riki Altman's interview with Eric Chopin, the executive chef at the American Airlines Arena.Five feet and 10 inches of Heat feeding fury.So the Heat lost last night. One person who can't be blamed is Chef Michael Jacobs, the man who makes the team's breakfasts and lunches when they practic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2010

    Overrated Eats: Barton G's Circus

    ​We were not surprised when it was announced that Barton G would be opening a restaurant, Prelude by Barton G, at the Adrienne Arsht center. He is a true showman and his original restaurant Barton G. is more reminiscent of a circus act than a fine dining establishment. It is true, Barton G has rec ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2009

    Adrienne Arsht is Very Generous

    Adrienne Arsht makes her debut this year on the The Chronicle of Philanthropy's top 50 American philanthropists, thanks largely to her donation last year of $30 million to the downtown performing arts center that now bears her name. In total, Arsht donated $43.3 million in 2008, placing her at numbe ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 20, 2008

    Shakespeare in da House

    Lo, an ode to the Arsht’s new play, in iambic pentameter.

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    October 17, 2008

    News Roundup

    John McCain will be holding a rally at FIU today. [local 10] Everyone is poor now, so expect Art Basel parties to be a bit less lavish. Fewer parties at Art Basel? Oh no, this really is the second great depression. [Herald] Regardless of the awesome-ness level of the parties, Basel will be here for ... More >>

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    February 1, 2008
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    January 11, 2008
  • News

    November 2, 2006

    District 2 Dustup

    Watch for Frank Rollason to emerge from the slime

  • News

    August 19, 2004


    There are good reasons to vote August 31, but the county mayor's race isn't one of them. Here are five reasons why.

  • News

    July 15, 2004

    Down in Flames

    Miami's business leaders vowed to yank MIA from the clutches of politicians, but the politicians yanked back

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    April 19, 2001

    You Are Cordially Invited

    So you weren't among those lucky few who dined with the king and queen? Consider it a compliment.