In honor of our People Issue, which will hit newsstands and computer screens Thursday, Cultist presents "Miami Backstage," where we feature some of the city's behind-the-scenes culture makers. Have suggestions for future profiles? Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the whos and whys. Don an ... More >>
Former MAM director Suzanne Delehanty and new director Thomas CollinsMoving at a glacial pace towards a new home at Bicentennial Park, the Miami Art Museum made some progress Thursday. Thomas "Thom" Collins has been named its new director.The museum had been without a director since December, whe ... More >>
Miami-Dade is finally ready to give the blighted Miami Art Museum $100 million to begin construction of its long-in-the-works home at Bicentennial Park. While the museum has suffered a number of setbacks in the last decade, county manager George Burgess wrote last week he's satisfied with the $31 mi ... More >>
Airing Art's Dirty Laundry
At the Design District art walk this month, hordes of collectors and attenuated hipsters streamed in and out of Spinello Gallery. Mucho dinero collector Marty Margulies was there; so was Miami Art Museum board member and collector Dennis Scholl.via Spinello GalleryThey mixed uneasily with the ho ... More >>
Six years ago, county voters gave the Miami Art Museum $100 million to build a new home at Bicentennial Park. There were no specifics on the ballot, or time-lines, but in the flush times of the early aughts it was another one of those 'Sounds good and why not' votes.The new museum would be a cult ... More >>
Art Basel is many things to many people. Some see it as a drug-infused bacchanal where, occasionally, art is appreciated. Others see it as the art world's seasonally scheduled hangover. Most would agree it's a catastrofuck of major proportions. William PowhidaDo you remember anything from last year ... More >>
Miami photog Lee Materazzi decapitates her subjects.
State attorney investigates ethically challenged Miami commissioner.
The Margulies Collection is more recreational than rarefied
Kingpin dealer stakes grand claim on the hood
Overtown Youth Center
The people of Miami take a crash course in art, parks, and democracy