Mixed Media

Graphic, threedimensionality and texture combine to seize the perfect juxtaposition between fine art and clothing design. Photography: Nick Garcia for BlindLight Studio | Styling & Art Direction: Jhon Jairo Santos | Styling Assistant: Angeles Almuna Makeup: Joshua M. Ribadeo | Hair: Janine Reyes | Model: Kate Martin @ Wilhelmina Models | Photography Assistant: Richard Mestre Production: Angela Bonilla | Location: Gary Nader Fine Art; 62 NE 27th St., Wynwood. Featuring: Sofie D’hoore, En Avance Miami Design District, Chloé, Capretto Shoes, South Miami, Anselm Reyle: Untitled: Goiland Black Dripping (2012), Monica Sordo, Boho Hunter Wynwood, Altuzarra, Tomas Maier, Neiman Marcus, Shops At Merrick Park, Mixed Media by Jesus Rafael Soto: Armonia Ambigua (1982), All art @ Gary Nader Fine Art, Sacai, Installation Sculptures by Jorge Pardo: Untitled (2007), Dodo Bar, Saint Laurent, Acrylic on canvas by Victor Vasarely: Darac II (Conceived in 1978, Recreated in 1989) Style Mafia, Wynwood, MSGM, Monica Sordo, Mixed Media by Frank Stella: The Mat-Maker (1990), Françoise Montague, Mixed Media by Fabian Marcaccio: New Ground Management (1997) Avis, Balenziaga, Oil on canvas by Soraya Abu Naba’a: Inflexion (2013).

Curated Chaos

Expressive, eccentric and unmistakably Miami, Art Week is once more upon us. We’ve collected all the need-to-knows necessary to navigate these sometimes imposing but always engaging series of fairs and festivals like a pro. Text by Ryan Jarrell Photos Courtesy of Art Basel Miami Beach Featuring: Art Week 2016, Art Basel Miami Beach, Wynwood CrossFit, Miami Beach Convention Center, Art Express, Metrorail, Metromover, Water Taxi, Lyft, Uber, Swoop, PayByPhone, Hollie Watman, Van Gogh’s Starry Night Over The Rhone, Monet’s Water Lilies, F. Lennox Campello, Miami Art Week Opening Night After-Party ICA Miami, Cashmere Cat, Jillionaire + Uncle Luke PAMM, Blender w/ Davide Squillace Wall Lounge, Behrouz & Friends Wall Lounge, Sites & Sounds Festiva and lThe Art Of The Craft: Behind The Bar Mana Wynwood.

Best of Both Worlds

Do you want to live ensconced in nature or do you prefer to live securely in the city? Want a fast-paced Miami lifestyle or would you rather opt for a laid-back retreat from the world? ROVR Development’s flagship project The Fairchild Coconut Grove relieves us of having to make such choices. Text by Ryan Jarrell Rendering Courtesy of Fairchild Coconut Grove Featuring: The Fairchild Coconut Grove, The Related Group, Oscar Rodriguez, Ricardo Vadia of ROVR Development, Alexander Graham Bell, Robert Frost, Marjory Stonemason Douglas, Tennessee Williams, King Mango Strut, The Barnacle, Architect Max Strang, the University of Florida, Columbia University, Kampong Education Center, Maison & Objet America’s 2016 Designer Of The Year Rafael De Cárdenas, he Sunrise Deck, Biscayne Bay and ONE Sotheby’s International Realty.

Timeless Dossier

Portraying some of the season’s richly elaborated pieces through decadent glamour. Photographer: Nick Garcia for BlindLight Studio | Styling & Art Direction: Jhon Jairo Santos | Styling Assistant: Angeles Almuna Makeup: Joshua M. Ribadeo | Hair: Janine Reyes | Model: Denya @ Next Models | Photography Assistant: Richard Mestre Production: Angela Bonilla | Special thanks: The Artist Lounge Featuring: Erdem, Etro, Style Mafia, Maison Marie Saint Pierre, Khbeis, Boho Hunter Wynwood, Sergio Rossi, Capretto Shoes South Miami, Balenciaga, Neiman Marcus, Shops At Merrick Park, Loewe, Miami Design District, Angeles Almuna, Arianna Caroli, Gussy Lopez for GLOz, Dries Van Noten, Neiman Marcus, Delpozo, Dries Van Noten, Oscar De La Renta, Valentino, Givenchy, Sacai, En Avance Miami Design District, Saint Laurent, Pepe Mar, Aviu, MSGM and Aperlai.

See The Light

The story of a business is more than a dreary accounting of facts and figures — it’s also the story of the places in which they thrive. Witness the history of Miami through the lens of Farrey’s Lighting + Bath. Text by Ryan Jarrell Featuring: Farrey’s Lighting + Bath, Lloyd, Vincent & Francis Farrey, Farrey Hardware Company, Bud Farrey, Kevin Farrey, Paige Farrey and Farrey’s Lighting + Bath Coconut Grove.

Dealer's Dozen

We’ve curated a diverse collection of 12 Miami Artists who represent a sure bet when it comes to investing in art that any aficionado would be proud to add to their collection. Text by Ryan Jarrell Photos Courtesy of Respective Artists Featuring: Alexander Mijares, Neo- Expressionism, Mijares, Justin Bieber, Pharrell, Andres Conde, Figurative Expressionism, Conde Contemporary, Itzchak Tarkay, Pop Revolution, Technique Art Fair in Miami Beach’s Shelborne Wyndham Grand, Billy Monsalve Duffo, Realism, Gary Nader, Colombian painter Heriberto Cogollo, Eleazar Delgado, Landscape, Multimedia & Kinetic Art, MDC, Pratt Institute, Sugar Ladies, Free Ladies, Helen Kagan Ph.D, Abstract Impressionism & Expressionism, Muse & Music, Art Basel satellite Spectrum Miami, Josue Acosta, UF, Maggie Genova-Cordova, Mixed Media Painting, The Magic City, Coconut Grove Elementary, the University of Miami, Director of the Building & Zoning Department, Visione Cubana, Galleria Frascione in Florence, Italy, Phil Fung, Painting, New York, New Orleans, French Quarter, Hurricane Katrina, Raul Lopez Pomares, Functional Sculpture, Tony Mendoza, Pop Art, Calle Ocho, Troy Simmons, Mixed Media Sculpture, Houston, Jankossen Contemporary Art Gallery during Art Week, Veronica Gunnarsson and Abstract & Figurative Art.

Take It All In

The best-priced residence in the most desirable “01” corner of Oceana Key Biscayne features breathtaking views of the ocean, bay, sunset and city as well as carefully curated attention to every last detail inside and out, including resort-style amenities you can’t live without. Realtor: Monica DeFortuna Photos Courtesy of Fortune International Real Estate Featuring: Oceana Key Biscayne

Uncle Claude

Everyone’s tired of defining art — it’s become the exhausted trademark question of the overly contrary. Dive into an exploration of how one writer found art a little closer to home than he expected. Text by Ryan Jarrell

Success Pets

In partnership with some of South Florida’ adoption shelters, we’ve selected several prime pups you should consider for adoption this month. Text by Ryan Jarrell Featuring: Dee Hoult CEO of Applause Your Paws, Yelp and Dog Boarding And Training Miami.

Success Home

Get your house ready for holiday parties with Christofle fine silverware and the new Dyson 360 Eye Robot Vacuum! Also check out some advice from The Good Housekeeping Research Institute on how to keep your house clean Text by Stacy Wynn Featuring: MOOD Collection, Christofle, Dyson, The 360 Eye Robot Vacuum and The Good Housekeeping Research Institute.

Success Balance

See what Silvia Rioja, leader in esoteric studies, has to say about aura's and how they work. Also check out some must-try tips to clear your energy. Text by Francesca Cruz. Featuring: Silvia Rioja, leader in esoteric studies.

Success The Arts

It behooves us to glimpse the lives of those who have endured great tragedy. Gary Nader, acclaimed Art Director & Gallerist, brings Miami a learning moment in The Crossing Point. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Azerbaijani Photographer Rena Effendi, Amed Khan, Frank Giustra, New York’s Gary Nader, The Crossing Point, Gary Nader Art Centre and the Radcliffe Foundation Refugee Crisis Fund.

Success Celebrate

What screams party more than a freshly cracked bottle of bubbly? Figuring that an expert in Prosecco would also be a celebration savant, we had J. Eugenio Cavallin Attias of Foss Marai give us some pointers on flawless festivities. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Eugenio Attias and Foss Marai.

Success Real Estate

Forget Feng Shui and leave your Chakra-centered designs on the cutting-room floor, Hygge is what’s hot. Read on to discover the in’s and out’s of the Danish design philosophy taking the world by storm. Featuring: Hygge.

Success Savvy

It takes a special kind of fanaticism to devote one’s life to something like classic cars. And it takes a certain set of smarts to make money doing it. Palm Beach Classics has both in spades. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Palm Beach Classics and Mercedes-Benz.

Success Salud

The holidays are here, a time synonymous with comfort foods and indulgence. Here are a few natural supplement options to assist with eating in moderation while remaining jolly for the season. Text by Francesca Cruz. Featuring: L-Glutamine, L-Tryptophan and Magnesium.

Success At Your Best

William Shakespeare once exclaimed: How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world. Victim’s Advocate and all-around champion for women’s rights, Kattia A. Castellanos, is a prime example of that sentiment. Text by Francesca Cruz. Featuring: Kattia A. Castellans, Coral Gables Police Department’s Victim Witness Unit, J.E.C.Y Foundation Teen Dating Violence, National Crime Victims’ Rights Committee Yearly Campaign, Fundación Hispana Para La Prevención De La Violencia Domestica, Amigos Del Niño Con Cáncer and Coral Gables.

Success Design

When the highest level of Italian craftsmanship meets breakthrough graphic designers, a unique product is born. LondonArt, a Milanbased leading wallpaper firm, is changing the game one wall at a time. Text by Joe Oz. Photos Courtesy of Areatonic. Featuring: LondonArt Wallpaper, AreaTonic and Miami Design District.

Success Esthetique

Dionne Corona, Aesthetician and the owner of Ohana Wellness & Aesthetics Center, is giving her tips on how to take care of your skin! Make sure to also check out some skincare products that are sure to give your skin an envious glow! Text by Francesca Cruz. Featuring: Dionne Corona, Ohana Wellness & Aesthetics Center, 3Lab Super H Serum, Nordstrom, La Prairie’s Skin Caviar Essence In Lotion, Goop and Goop’s Enriching Face Oil.

Success Drive

See what Fernando Torres of Advanced Auto Diagnostics has to say about dealing with a high-price exotic or European vehicle. Also check out what your car scent says about your personality! Text by Ryan Jarrell Featuring: Fernando Torres, Advanced Auto Diagnostics.

Success A La Mode

We know the terror of ever-procrastinated holiday shopping. The palpitations. The shopper’s shoulder-slouch. The thousand-eye stares. Luckily, there’s a select shop newly opened in Miami Design District to set your anxieties at ease. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Miami Design District and Sevan Bicakci.

Success Style

Shirt-makers Mirto are known across the world for delivering impressive hand-made shirts without any erroneous bells and whistles. This year, the Spanish icon of fashion celebrates its 60th Anniversary in style. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Mirto and Brickell City Centre.

Success The Arts

Oceana Bal Harbour is looking to definitively close the gap between art and architecture with the unveiling of its communally-owned, multi-million dollar art collection. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Images Courtesy of Ocean Bal Harbour Featuring: Oceana Bal Harbour, Art Basel, Eduardo Costantini, Jeff Koons, Taryn Simon, An Te Liu, Jorge Mendez Blake, Ballerina and Pluto & Proserpina, Guggenheim and New York City’s Whitney Museum Of American Art.

Success Metropolis

Brian Gordon is a big-name in real estate development across the Midwest, putting his personal touch on some of Chicago’s most exciting condominium complexes. His next focus? The Magic City. Text by Ryan Jarrell Featuring: Magellan Development Group, LLC, Executive VP Brian Gordon, Midtown Five, Lakeshore East Complex, Bed, Bath & Beyond, Home Depot and Pier 1 Imports.

Success Bon Voyage

Autumn is upon us, and what better way to escape the balmy squalls of The Magic City than to take a quick trip to The Triangle, the cultural center of North Carolina and a trio of cities on the economic rise. Text by Ryan Jarrell Featuring: The Triangle, Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, The University Of North Carolina, Piedmont, Duke Chapel, Carolina Inn, Sunrise Biscuit Kitchen on East Franklin Street, International Delights in Downtown Durham, Lantern’s swanky bar in Chapel Hill, Raleigh’s historic Second Empire Restaurant and the Duke Botanical Gardens.

Success Fiesta

Make sure to book a Dashing Divas Spa Party to revivify your ravaged pores and add an artful luster to maligned skin. While you're at it, stop by Baires Grill to try a delicious salad bar that won't make your pantline punish you. Also check out some party ideas for your kids to get in on the fun that is Art Basel! Text by Ryan Jarrell Featuring: Dashing Divas Spa Party, Andreina Protti of Brickell’s Baires Grill, Zig-Zag Zebra, Color Me Mine, Play-In and Play-In Miami.

Success Money

Take a lighter look as some of the more popular financial terms you may or may not already have in your vocabulary and what they really mean in layman’s speak. Text by Sandy Lindsey

Success Law

If you’ve been thinking about buying or selling real estate, your attorney can help you evaluate how the timing of the deal — and the current tax code — can affect your bottom line. Text by Jacqueline M. Lage, Esq. Featuring: Jacqueline M. Lage, Esq., and Sibila Lage PA.

Success Connoisseur

Dream of pasture-fed Argentinian beef but can’t rustle up the necessary dough? El Churrasco brings the chargrilled taste of las estancias here to Brickell for the right price, at the perfect temperature and taste. Text by Ryan Jarrell Photos Courtesy of El Churrasco Featuring: El Churrasco and Four Ambassadors Building in Brickell


Peggy Hollander, Founder & Managing Partner of The Succession Group, helps create and implement sophisticated, custom-tailored planning strategies for art collectors to frame their legacy. Text by Sandy Lindsey Featuring: Peggy Hollander Founder & Managing Partner of The Succession Group and The Succession Group.