Downtown Hollywood Gets Artsy

The Hollywood Community Redevelopment Agency, along with community partners, are beautifying the streets of Downtown Hollywood and creating a sense of place and community through the “Downtown Hollywood Mural Project.” Precisely a dozen streetscapes have sprung to life with bold, colorful, and mesmerizing illustrations, outdoor murals, painted by South Florida artists. The latest work was… Read more…

Low-Rise Wynwood Condo Project to Break Ground

Real estate is making a strong comeback in South Florida and developers have collectively announced nearly 200 new condo projects, most in Downtown Miami and Brickell.  We’ll see how many of these projects will actually be built, but I estimate that about 15-20 condo projects have already broken ground. Most of the high-rise condos that… Read more…

Some Like it Hot at HistoryMiami

The Some Like It Hot exhibit on display at History Miami until April 27 recognizes Miami’s flourishing art scene, and emphasizes the “hot” phenomenon of art in the streets, a recent development that has redefined the local art community. Continually inspired by Miami’s climate, sandy beaches, nightlife, history, and distinct blend of Latin American, Caribbean, and… Read more…

Event-Arts and Development Program: Building Smart and Beautiful

Click here to register Join the SE FL/Caribbean District Council of the Urban Land Institute as we explore synergies between art and real estate. The program will review opportunities to expand art in real estate development and its impact on community building and place-making. This event will examine both the challenges and the business case for the… Read more…

Historic Preservation Watch: Vagabond Motel & Art Basel

Developer Avra Jain has her boys working six days a week in order to have the Vagabond Motel ready for Art Basel. Although guest rooms won’t be available until early 2014, the historic 1953 MiMo Motel will be ready to host an Art Basel exhibition and swank party- every room will host a different artist’s… Read more…