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Three ways to motivate creativity: Tertulia Series

[ter-tú-li-a]: a social gathering with literary, artistic or cultural overtones; a neighborhood meeting of the minds. In its new conversation series, #Fordistas will explore current, creative and thought-provoking topics vital to South Florida and creatives at large. The inaugural episode [...]

March 21, 2017 Local Happenings

Answering to Higher Authority: Asif Farooq Made You a MiG 21

Deep in the industrial four-corners of Brownsville, Doral, Allapatah and Hialeah, a warehouse is transformed into an art studio, hangar, and museum of Soviet curiosities. Inside, Miami-born artist Asif Farooq, 37, sands down a compressed piece of cardboard, cigarette dangling [...]

March 15, 2017 Local Happenings

This month at the GESAMTKUNSTWERK.

When I began working at the Gesamtkunstwerk, a building in Alapattah meaning a “total work of art,” no one knew about it. I would try to explain it, pronouncing the name in messy German, and then resign to saying West of Wynwood. [...]

February 27, 2017 Local Happenings

About last night: Poplife Social 80’s Night @ PAMM

We came. We danced. We rocked out in #Fordistas 80’s pin swag. Check out photos from Every third Thursday at PAMM Poplife Social, we’ll be hooking up our members with unique swag, insta-worthy memories & FREE VIP upgrades. Sign up to stay [...]

February 21, 2017 Local Happenings

#Fordista Makers Series: Cold Brew Station

It was a Sunday afternoon in Coconut Grove. One of those Miami days when the weather is forgiving and you can feign a need for scarves. Faux-winter attire and dog in-hand, we made our way to The Barnacle. The Mad [...]

February 9, 2017 Home Slider, Local Happenings

Be unreserved in 2017

  What’s holding you back? What do you need to change? What could you create in order to be limitless? The definition of unreserved is to be without reservations or limits; complete. 2016 was a year of experimenting and studying [...]

December 23, 2016 Local Happenings

Art Basel Wrap-Up

Now that Art Basel is behind us, Miami can now collectively relax.  While nursing our artsy hangovers, here is a highlight reel of our favorites, for easy digestion.  Art Miami – International Contemporary & Modern Art Fair Located in the [...]

December 5, 2016 featured, Local Happenings

Moving yourself forward: 3 core concepts from Miami’s Masters of Tomorrow Summit

I woke up early to read before the day. It will be a long one. On the reading list, Sam Harris’ Waking Up. I sip my coffee and flip the page while trying to remind myself that my sense of self [...]

December 5, 2016 Arts & Culture, featured, Home Slider, Local Happenings

When Form becomes Action: Experiencing Julio Le Parc’s first U.S. retrospective at PAMM

Dark space enveloped me. The only light was refracting off the mirrors hanging from the roof. Instinctively, my eyes want to find my face in the rows of reflective surfaces. Someone passes by me holding a large piece of wood [...]

November 29, 2016 Arts & Culture, featured, Home Slider, Local Happenings