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A plane damaged by Hurricane Andrew. (Photo courtesy of Barry Fellman)

“Hurricane” tears through Miami Book Fair

The 34th annual Miami Book Fair officially kicked off on Sunday with the help of a photo exhibition focused on a specific part of the damage caused by Hurricane Andrew. Adjacent to the main stage hangs a series of six photographs mounted on light gray canvases. Each photograph contains brightly colored images of planes and hangars that fell to the ...

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Villain Arts tattoo convention comes to Wynwood [Video]

Villain Arts has hosted tattoo conventions for the last 17 years, at 14 locations nationwide, but last weekend was its first in Wynwood. Owner Troy Timpel decided to bring the event to Miami after attending Art Basel about two years ago. “What makes this event special is the amazing tattoo artists from all over the world,” he said. By Victoria ...

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Coral Gables Art Cinema celebrates 20 years of “Harry Potter”

Harry Potter themed festivities in honor of the series’ 20th anniversary began last weekend at the Coral Gables Art Cinema. On Saturday the cinema began with an 11 a.m. showing of “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.” All seven films will be shown in the next few weeks on Saturdays and Sundays at 11 a.m. Albert Bell attended the movie ...

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Elaborate face painting is a defining characteristic of dancers participating in the celebration of Dia de Los Muertos.

Dia de los muertos in Miami [Photo Essay]

History Miami Museum and the Mexican Consulate celebrated Dia de los Muertos on Wednesday, Nov. 1. Dia de los Muertos is a Mexican tradition that honors the dead through lively festivities. During the celebration, guests painted their own sugar skull and viewed an altar created by the Instituto Cultural de Mexico. Guests were also able to taste authentic Mexican food and ...

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Behind the Byline: Victoria Salas

Welcome to the latest edition of “Behind the Byline.” This week, we speak to Victoria Salas about the story behind her story “Entre’Acte Theatrix shines spotlight on novice actors.” — Interview by Catherine Guzman, production by Charlotte Alba, South Florida News Service

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Former Ranger helps fellow vets through firearms instruction [Video]

Transitioning out of the military and into the civilian world can be very difficult for many people. U.S. Army Ranger Jon Dufresne said he decided to help himself and other veterans by becoming a firearms instructor and consultant that focuses on his former comrades. — Charlotte Alba, South Florida News Service   

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Risas, historia y censura llegan a Miami con Cinema Venezuela

La Ciudad del Sol recibe otra temporada de cine venezolano actual con Cinema Venezuela. La muestra cinematográfica arriba a su tercer año con una importante selección de películas en el Koubek Center, del 9 al 12 de noviembre. Cinema Venezuela inaugura sus jornadas de cine con la proyección de la cinta “Desde allá”, en la noche de este jueves. De ...

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Behind the Byline: Shanise Wallace

In this episode of “Behind the Byline,” we speak to Shanise Wallace about her story “Researching sea level rise at Vizcaya.” — Interview by Victoria Salas, production by Catherine Guzman and Charlotte Alba, South Floria News Service

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Contenedores de Microteatro en el Centro Cultural Español.  Foto: Cortesía del Centro Cultural Español

Knight Foundation destina ayuda millonaria al arte de Miami

Con varias actividades culturales en los meses de noviembre y diciembre, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation celebra los 10 años del Knight Arts Challenge, una importante iniciativa que brinda apoyo económico a proyectos artísticos. Tres eventos gratuitos acercarán al público de Miami a lo mejor del arte contemporáneo de la ciudad, comenzando con “Lights, Camera, 305”, una noche ...

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Adriana Sandoval, artista y muralista mexicana comparte las artesanías de su tienda La Kalaka (calaca, expresión coloquial para esqueleto) que entre ofrendas, altares y pinturas reflejan la riqueza cultural de su tierra. Foto: Maria Fernanda Becerra

Así se vivió Día de Muertos en Miami

El Día de los Muertos se celebró este 2 de noviembre en la ciudad de Fort Lauderdale. Es popular en varios países latinoamericanos pero constituye una de las principales festividades en México, y precisamente lo originarios de ese país fueron los principales actores de esta celebración que incluyó danzas tradicionales, música y exposiciones artísticas. Por Maria Fernanda Becerra South Florida ...

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