Martha Cooper

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2011

    Art Basel's Weirdest: Drug Coffins, Floating Testicles and Naked Pig Wrasslin

    photo by Carlos Suarez de JesusWho wants a coffin full of pills and bullets?Sure, the big-money Warhols and eye-popping, million-dollar deals get all the headlines, but we all know what really gets your pulse jacked about Art Basel and its satellite fairs: the free booze and the really weird art.Som ... More >>

  • Culture

    December 1, 2011

    Art Basel Miami Beach at 10

    A decade of debauchery, deals, and disasters.

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2011

    Swine Fever, Crack Pipes and More Tonight at Primary Projects

    ​George Sanchez-Calderon is no stranger to Basel headlines. He made news during an early incarnation of ABMB installing a carnival midway at the Buena Vista rail yard replete with a soaring 60-foot Ferris wheel. Shit, long before the Swiss arrived in the Big Mango, homeboy George was craning the 3 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2011

    Shop the Walls Pop Up Shop Opens Tonight at Wynwood Walls

    ​Sandwiched between Joey's Italian Cafe and Wynwood Kitchen and Bar is a portal into the evolution of street art. What was once scribbles illegally spray-painted on the sides of buildings, trash bins, and newspaper racks is now fine, museum-quality art displayed proudly on the Wynwood Walls. She ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2010

    Sneak Review: Wynwood Kitchen & Bar

    Martha Cooper​A morsel lifted from next week's main plate Cafe review:We were started with a few slices of baguette and a black plastic ramekin of cold, hard butter -- seconds before our Mediterranean appetizer platter arrived, served with warm, partly blackened triangles of pita. The hummus was f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2010

    The Weekly Wrap-Up: Wynwood Kitchen & Bar, DB Bistro Moderne, and Biltmore Boot Camp

    Martha Cooper​Last week in Short Order ...Le Kabob serves good food in BrickellSlow Food Miami throws a pie picnic.Sardinia Enoteca is overrated. Agree or disagree? Weigh in.Get a peek at Wynwood Kitchen & Bar, part one and part two.Love the sounds of Raffa & Rainer? Lead singer Raffa Jo H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2010

    Wynwood Kitchen & Bar: A Closer Look Into the Artistic Eatery

    Photo Provided by Martha CooperWynwood Kitchen & Bar exterior​A few days ago, we posted on the heavily anticipated November grand opening of Wynwood Kitchen & Bar. Jessica Goldman Srebnick, of Goldman Properties, the visionaries behind Miami restaurants Joey's and Wish, gave us a sneak pee ... More >>

  • Music

    December 2, 2004

    Secret Santa

    Let the New Times be your music guide during this holiday season

  • Culture

    February 23, 1995