Before Basel http://wlrn.org en Gentrification Film Shown In Wynwood Just Before Basel Madness http://wlrn.org/post/gentrification-film-shown-wynwood-just-basel-madness <p>Crowds frequenting&nbsp;Wynwood's eccentric bars and restaurants likely don't think of the old neighborhood's longtime residents, some of whom have had to leave their homes after the area's recent art revival.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">But some Wynwood natives have been pushed out. The neighborhood's gentrification is explored in the documentary "</span><a href="https://www.facebook.com/righttowynwood" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Right to Wynwood</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">."</span></p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 13:15:24 +0000 Chloe Herring 24413 at http://wlrn.org Gentrification Film Shown In Wynwood Just Before Basel Madness High-Priced Art Is Booming: The Business of Basel http://wlrn.org/post/high-priced-art-booming-business-basel <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 03:29:32 +0000 Tom Hudson 24462 at http://wlrn.org High-Priced Art Is Booming: The Business of Basel PAMM Reaches Out To Area Taxi Drivers http://wlrn.org/post/pamm-reaches-out-area-taxi-drivers <div id="lead" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 0px 4px; border: 0px; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline; background-color: rgb(239, 239, 239); color: rgb(34, 34, 34);"><p><span style="font-family: inherit; font-style: inherit; font-weight: inherit; line-height: 1.5;">If you’ve driven down Biscayne Boulevard in downtown Miami over the past few months, you might be wondering what lurks behind the brightly colored banners and trailer trucks north of the </span>AmericanAirlines<span style="font-family: inherit; font-style: inherit; font-weigh Wed, 27 Nov 2013 13:25:03 +0000 Rachel Morello 24203 at http://wlrn.org PAMM Reaches Out To Area Taxi Drivers What Do You Think Of The Dancing Lady In Miami's Skyline? http://wlrn.org/post/what-do-you-think-dancing-lady-miamis-skyline <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">If you’ve spent any time on the MacArthur Causeway this past year, you’ve seen the 200-foot tall, shimmying silhouette of the dancing lady on the side of the Intercontinental Hotel.</span></p><p>The giant, multi-colored light display on the side of the building danced into our hearts – or danced us into ire—last December. Whether you love or hate the dancing lady, she’s become a staple of the Miami skyline.</p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 12:40:53 +0000 Arianna Prothero 24005 at http://wlrn.org What Do You Think Of The Dancing Lady In Miami's Skyline? Wynwood Brewing Company Prepares To Open http://wlrn.org/post/wynwood-brewing-company-prepares-open <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Just east of the I-95 in </span>Wynwood<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, on Northwest </span>24th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Street, you'll notice a new, bright-orange mural is in the works. It's not a famed, European street artist's Art Basel-commissioned piece. It's </span><a href="http://wynwoodbrewing.com/?age-verified=0c3f96d79c" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Wynwood Brewing Company</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">'s way of welcoming Basel throngs to Miami's first brewery.</span></p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 14:02:53 +0000 Maria Murriel 24019 at http://wlrn.org Wynwood Brewing Company Prepares To Open Overlooked Gem Of Art Basel: Art Meow-sel http://wlrn.org/post/overlooked-gem-art-basel-art-meow-sel <p>WLRN's Marva Hinton loves cats. I mean, she really, really loves cats.</p><p>So, it came as no surprise to me that when planning a visit to Art Basel last week she decided her time would be best spent at<a href="http://www.o-cinema.org/event/art-meow-sel/" target="_blank"> Art Meow-sel&nbsp;in O Cinema</a>: a gallery dedicated solely to cat-related art.</p><p>It's weird, I know. But it's also kind of brilliant.</p><p>As someone who isn't an art aficionado, yet has a lot of opinions about cats, I have to say that this gallery &nbsp;was awesome.</p><p>Here is why.</p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 15:30:00 +0000 Ashley Lopez 6073 at http://wlrn.org Overlooked Gem Of Art Basel: Art Meow-sel A Male Blogger Considers The Amazingly Awesome Shoes To Be Seen At Art Basel http://wlrn.org/post/male-blogger-considers-amazingly-awesome-shoes-be-seen-art-basel <p></p><p>I know why I got the assignment to write about the shoes. It's because I'm an older, generally well-meaning white guy whose cluelessness, tinged with naive sexism, would be more hilarious than these actual shoes from Art Basel.</p><p>Let me be clear, I see nothing funny about this. And I am a little offended by the idea that men are not capable of forming reasonable opinions of women's shoes.</p><p> Thu, 06 Dec 2012 19:44:42 +0000 Rick Stone 5860 at http://wlrn.org A Male Blogger Considers The Amazingly Awesome Shoes To Be Seen At Art Basel How To Get Around With Public Transit During Basel http://wlrn.org/post/how-get-around-public-transit-during-basel <p><span id="internal-source-marker_0.7539121340704539" style="font-size:15px;font-family:Georgia;color:#333333;background-color:#ffffff;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">At a roundtable arts engagement event at <a href="http://locustprojects.org">Locust Projects</a> recently, the conversation inevitably turned to Art Basel and its effect on Miami both as a city and as developer of the arts scene. Thu, 29 Nov 2012 19:30:00 +0000 Daniel Rivero 5494 at http://wlrn.org How To Get Around With Public Transit During Basel