Encounters @ Copa Room

Miami celebrated the Grand Opening of Copa Room — the city’s only all-inclusive entertainment complex — with an evening of shows. — Photos by World Red Eye 1. Olesya Sanders, Irina Toma & friends 2. Vanessa Mendoza, Stephanie Lopez 3. Shaun Shahnazi, Dj Laz 4. Laura Mendoza, Gabriela Gatica 5. Javan Joslin, Nick D’Annunzio 6. Silvio Suarez, Karen Iahoud, Maria Rodriguez, Alejandra Salvador

Encounters w/ Miami Cit y Ballet

Miami City Ballet celebrated its 31st Annual Gala, raising more than $1 million to support Miami City Ballet’s work both onstage and in the community. 1. Tina Carlo, Susan Kronick, Michael Scolamiero, Lourdes Lopez 2. Alexa Wolman, Suzy Buckley Woodward, Hilary Trish 3. Alan Faena, Ximena Caminos, Lourdes Lopez, George Skouras 4. Isabel & Ruben Toledo, Lourdes Lopez 5. Adam & Alexa Wolman 6. Eva Silverstein, Lesli Brown 7. Dr. Margaret Eidson, Amy Carroll 8. Dr. Nathan Segal, Esme Segal 9. Jim & Bobi Eroncig 10. Pedro Maal, Leonardo Davalos 11. Jon & Nancy Bachelor

Encounters w/ PMG & S2 Development

Leaders of luxury living, health and wellness united with PMG and S2 Development to introduce a collaboration of Mind, Body & Soul with Deepak Chopra at the Four Seasons in Brickell. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Paul Schialla, Deepak Chopra, Kevin Maloney, Craig Studnicky 2. Andreina Borges, Anneliese Velazquez, Dinise Palenzona 3. Marie Mangouta, Roberto Hernandez, Elena Christodoulou 4. Petla Machaen, Silvia Lopez De Merza 5. Mary Cases, Sergio Lopez 6. Craig Studnicky, Claudio Stievelman 7. Ani Pinkert, Claudine Letz 8. Lynda Mariano, Briana Brumer 9. Ian Ludmir, Marc Schmulian 10. Gillian Fessler, Jaime Mass 11. Zenaida Figueroa, Raquel Kaufman 12. Veronica Gorson, Rachel Chackman 13. Sandra Pariente, Teda Melero

Encounters w/ El D orado Furniture

El Dorado Furniture welcomed guests to a 50 Years/50 Families community relations campaign kick-off celebration. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Pedro Capo, Carlos Capo, Luis Capo, Frank Carollo, Tomas Regalado, Julio Capo, Jesús Rene Capo, Roberto Capo 2. Luisa & Roberto Capo 3. Paola & Luis Capo, Paula Gonzalez, Yanet Capo 4. Rosy & Suen Capo 5. Fernando Bayas, Patricia Vargas, Mario Servando, Doral Mansalve, Lorenzo Garcia, Ernesto Espino, Soleida Sheinut, Pablo Maquieira 6. Oreste Lacesse, Maria Maldonado 7. Layza Fernandez, Daniel Navarrete 8. Makelly Scott, Phillips Vazquez 9. Gaby Romero, Anselmo Hernandez, Mayela Rosales, Melissa Alonso 10. Ramon Hernandez, Patty Ponce De Leon, Thais Diaz, Alieth Parets

Encounters @ Fashion On The Rocks

Stylish guests enjoyed cocktails and conversations with fashion devotees and styles icons during “Fashion On the Rocks” at Brickell City Centre. 1. Angeles Almuna, Danny Santiago 2. Miss Trish of Capri, Tara Solomon, Maria Beguiristain 3. Andreas Menge, Jessica Burns 4. Danie Gomez- Ortigoza, Criselda Breene 5. Dani Gonzalez, Kristina Kurzweil 6. Clare Laverty, Isabella Gallart 7. Danny Santiago, Sasha Wyroba, Jacinto Garcia 8. Dawn Dellapina, Meredith Spira 9. Danie Gomez-Ortigoza, Irma Martinez 10. Macarena Spittler, Karen Escalera 11. Fabian & Martina Basabe

Encounters @ Hyde Resort & Residences Hollywood

The Related Group, sbe and Fortune International Group celebrated the grand opening of Hyde Resort & Residences Hollywood with a Gipsy Kings performance. 1. Jorge Perez, Eric Fordin, Edgardo Defortuna, Carlos Rosso, Josh Levy, Beam Furr 2. Ana Cristina Defortuna, Darlene Perez, Estefania Rosso 3. Arash Azarbarzin, Philippe Zrihen 4. Patrick Campbell, Sonia Figueroa 5. Giancarlo Pagani, Helena Fordin 6. Sonia Figueroa, Darlene Perez, Allison Goldberg, Wendy Marks Pine 7. Melissa Nelson, Courtney Gardner, Wendy Marks Pine 8. Matt Allen, Carlos Rosso 9. Darlene & Jorge Perez 10. John Deutschman, Patrick Campbell, Matt Allen

Encounters @ District 900

Miami designer Ximena Kavalekas celebrated her official launch at New York’s Bergdorf Goodman with a “Brunch & Bubbles” event at her Miami showroom at District 900. 1. Ximena Kavalekas 2. Andy Faerman, Danie Gomez Ortigoza, Ximena Kavalekas, Angeles Almuna, Nat Rosenfeld 3. Camila & Marina Albornoz, Verda Deeskinazis, Patricia Longman, Maria Valdivieso, Karina Vilar 4.Caterina & Adriana Plaza, Patricia Epstein, Silvia Martinez 5. Claudia Mendoza, Marisol Arias, Ilias Laskaris, Ximena Kavalekas, Alexa Torres, Daniella Pantin

Encounters @ Kendra Scott

Kendra Scott hosted a special “Kendra Gives Back” party to celebrate the Grand Opening of the brand’s first Miami store at Brickell City Centre. 1. Ana Munoz, Brittany Benavidez 2. Alejandra Alcala 3. Alexandra Murphy 4. Ashley Sondon, Myka Whitman 5. Brittany Benavidez, Shannon Allen, Nicole Otto 6. Kendra Scott Miami Staff 7. DJ Amanda Blaze 8. Gracie Kaplan-Stein, Amanda Ferrer 9. Joelle Parra, Dena Kawecki 10. Paola Ponce, Katherine Willis, Ana Munoz, Valeria Ruiz

Encounters w/ Swatch

The Pillars Hotel hosted an exclusive kick-off celebration for the Swatch Beach Volleyball Major Series’ return to South Florida shores. 1. Hannes Jagerhofer, Michael Landry, Carina Benckendorff, Lena Lattinger, Katrin Strassegger, Stefan Wankmüller, Nika Fleiss, Philipp Schwarz 2. Hannes Jagerhofer, Michael Landry 3. John Hendrix, Richard Welch, Greg & Beth McGowan 4. Michael Landry, Mayor Jack Seiler, Ina Lee, Hannes Jagerhofer, Kacey Meagher 5. Roxi Laslau, Joe Smith 6. Samoilovs Aleksandrs, Hannes Jagerhofer 7. Tanja Hüberli, Madelein Meppelink, Hannes Jagerhofer, Sophie Van Gestel, Joy Stubbe, Jolien Sinnema 8. Sophie Van Gestel, Courtney Burke, Madelein Meppelink 9. Mike & Annukka Dressell, Mike Laundry

Encounters @ Muse

Property Markets Group and partner, S2 Development, hosted an exclusive broker event to celebrate the top-off of Muse in Sunny Isles Beach. —Photos by Jose Larrotta 1. Andrea Silva, Craig Studnicky, Soraya Pastor 2. Daniel Semeno, Alla Semenuiek, Fransisco Rodriguez 3. Soraya Pastor, Beth Leeds, Andrea Silva 4. Vanessa Ainzuain, Jose Jimenez, Jamie Montalvan 5. Fabrizio Santoro, Kevin Maloney 6. Jessica Levy Kiibler, Marc Schmulian 7. Monica Villate, Claudia Sandoval 8. Marisol Garces 9. Ohana Garcia, Pablo Rodriguez 10. Ryan Shear, Raquel Kaufman

Encounters w/ Florida East Coast Realty

Tibor Hollo, Chairman & President of Florida East Coast Realty, joined FIU, Zeta Beta Tau (ZBT) and Hillel at FIU in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day. — Photos by Alberto E. Tamargo 1. Austin Hollo, Wayne Hollo, Mrs. Hollo, Jerome Hollo, Mark Sarnoff 2. Michael Berlfein, Tibor Hollo, Elli Herrera 3. Tibor Hollo w/ FIU students 4. Tibor Hollo, Dr. Oren B. Stier

Encounters w/ Property Markets Group

Property Markets Group and S2 Development hosted an “Inspiration & Art” event with artist Roberta Caviglia at the Muse Sales Gallery. — Photos by Yamila Images 1. Troy Dean, Rollinda Cash, Kim & Eric Dyer 2. Ian Ludmir, Marc Schmulian, Claudio Stivelman 3. Andres & Liliana Gomez, Craig Studnicky 4. Giuseppe Gore, Valeria Gore, Silvio Da Luz 5. Roberta & Mauricio Caviglia 6. Vivian Zilli, Mauricio Mohrer, Sylvia Dilsen

Encounters w/ ISG World

ISG World recently hosted their annual Miami Report Conference to explore the trends and opportunities in the various sectors of Miami’s real estate market. 1. Thomas Hoffman, Philip Spiegelman 2. Craig Studnicky, Philip Spiegelman 3. David Galler, Pablo Rodriguez, Sergio Pintos 4. Amanda Cabassa, Debby Nilsson 5. Craig Studnicky, Orlando Montiel, Philip Spiegelman 6. Andres Valdivieso, Daiana Quiceno 7. Michael Ambrosio, Alex Vidal 8. Pablo Rodriguez, Craig Studnicky, Liliana Pardo 9. Raquel Kaufman, Sandra Pariente, Jimena Pintos, Zenaida Figueroa

Encounters w/ Echo Aventura

Property Markets Group invited guests to take an exclusive tour of Echo Aventura’s Artefacto designed waterfront model residences. — Photos by Jose Larrotta 1. Adriana Aristeo, Carolina Quintero, William Aristeo, Mauricio Ochoa 2. Janetta Shearer 3. Joseph Yoh, Leah Brown 4. Raquel Kaufman, Craig Studnicky 5. Lorena & David Rodriguez, Greg Howard, Drea Venazza 6. Eneda Diaz, Jose Cadena, Stephanie Juadajno 7. Juliana & Guilherme Miranda 8. Lina Varela, Daniel Nova, Carolina Gomes 9. Zenaida Figueroa, Raquel Kaufman, Sandra Pariente

Encounters @ Seaspice

VIPs, recurrent patrons and Miami insiders, came together to celebrate Seaspice’s 3rd Year Anniversary with bubbly, passed hors d’oeuvres and special performances. 1. Alexia Echevarria, Cristina Colmenares w/ Friends 2. Axel Beca & Sebastien Charny 3. Carlos Cruz, Maryam Miranda, Sebastian Cammillerie 4. Maryam & Carlos Miranda w/ Friends 5. Daniela Lozano, Laura Castano w/ Friend 6. Carlos Miranda, Alexia Echevarria, Maryam Miranda, Caroline McDonald w/ Friend 7. Adriana Lucía 8. Paige Mastrandrea, Chalotte Mackinnon 9. Natalia Parra, Sarah Smith 10. Enrique & Cristina Colmenares 11. Dorothee & Thibault Tetrel

Encounters w/ Interiors by Steven G

Turnberry Ocean Club Residences celebrated the renowned vision of Interiors by Steven G with an intimate cocktail event. — Photos by C & I Studio 1. Arno De Vos, Dan Riordan, Jeff Soffer, Steven G, Monica Gorban 2. Aksim Stolyarov, Julia Ray, Adam Kaufman 3. Bella Abadi, Alex Wolak, Vivi Wolak, Cassio Galiza 4. Linda Greenberg, Mariana Shulga

Encounters w/ Voices For Children

This year’s Voices For Children Gala at Mandarin Oriental benefitted the organization’s mission to enable the Guardian ad Litem Program to recruit, train and support volunteers to serve as the “voice” for abused, abandoned and neglected children. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Voices For Children Board Members: Brian Goldmeier, Kira Grossman, Rhonda Rose Drecksler, Gail Appelrouth, Jay Shapiro, Nelson Hincapie, Bertha Cordoves-Pino, Richard Goldstein, Michael Rosenberg, Michael Block, Brad Meltzer, Vince Castro, Blain Heckman, Angel Ferrer, Rodrigo Melendez, John Broe, Christopher Gonzalez Jacobo 2. Amy & Eric Roth 3. Mariolga Calderon, Eladio Sarmiento, Catterina Calderon, Regina Lacayo 4. Andreas & Bianca Romero 5. Brigitte Jolliet, Karina Azevedo 6. Coulter & Mark Lynn 7. Jocelyn & Eric Woolworth 8. Aimee & Stephen Owens 9. Judge Bronwyn Miller, Maury Udell 10. Satbir Singjh, Alexa Hurley

Encounters @ Miami Design District

Craig Robins and Mathieu Le Bozec joined forces with Dacra and L Real Estate to celebrate Miami Design District’s 2016 Cultural Exhibitions. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Craig Robins, Athena & Eduardo Marturet 2. Becca Parrish, Anna Williams, Casey Kahn 3. Carlo De Guidi, Mary Cunsolo, Christian Wardle 4. Tracy Koço, Lindsay Brady 5. Robin Hill, Michael ShimRoth, Sean Mccaughan 6. Sandra Santiago, Stephen Lalama, Jennifer Pear 7. Sevan Bicakci, Emre Dilaver 8. Cristobal Barrios, Lindsay Brady 9. Tracy Koço, Betty Alvarez 10. Karen Escalera, Macarena Spittler 11. Kate Etter, Chuky Reyna

Encounters w/ Beatrice Row

The groundbreaking for Beatrice Row took place on site with the Coral Gables Mayor and the Development Team. The luxury development will be located along Anderson between Valencia and Biltmore Way. — Photos by Betty Alvarez 1. Marco Osorio, Francisco Cuello, Enrique Garcia, Walter Defortuna, Daniel Guerra, Venny Torre, Maria De La Guardia, Alirio Torrealba, Jeannett Slesnick, Esther Prat, Ginger Jochem, Jenny Ducret, Fernando Pinto 2. Byron Hohm, Patty Ellwein, Aimee & Mike Mahoney 3. Coco Palenque Torre, Vanessa & David Candib 4. Walter Defortuna, Daniel Guerra, Rafael Garcia Toledo 5. Venny Torre, Steven Manolis, Kristen Manolis

Encounters @ Atton Brickell Miami

To celebrate Atton Brickell Miami Hotel’s first U.S. hotel, a special grand opening reception will span from the lobby up to the rooftop pool deck with views of the skyline and the bay. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Francisco Levine, Claudia Di Gino, Alejandra Selle, Andres Puigrredom, Alvaro Del Carpio 2. Yudi Fernandez, Emily Sabin 3. Miguel Mesa, Evita Fancuz, Joaquin Medina 4. Antonella Baldini, Roberto Wahling, Enzo Montego, Loretto Fonzo 5. Claudio Cid, Romina Luciw, Monica & Francisco Levine 6. Javier Marquis, Virginia Diaz, Steven Scott, Iryna Andryushchehko, Javier Rojas 7. Romina Luciw, Andres Puigrredon, Alejandra Selles 8. Sandra Peebles, Monique Arenas 9. Warren Ho, Federico Balestrazzi, Michele Laurito

Encounters w/ YoungArts

1. Javier Lopez, Veronica Cervera, Nelson Rios, Mariloy Saldana, Lyda & Jessica Juliao 2. Francesca Perniciaro, Silvia Polenta, Alessandro Ghini, Lorenzo Silverstri, Nelson Rios 3. Massimo Iosa Ghini, Ugo Colombo 4. Molly Corville, Maribel Moreno 5. Oltion Mollaymeri, Julie Harris

Encounters @ AreaTonic

AreaTonic hosted Ciao Miami, an evening celebrating design and beauty and a showcase of London Art, their exclusive line of wallpaper.— Photos by Betty Alvarez 1. Orlando Montiel, Antonina Campisi, Victor Melillo 2. Ariel Toledano, Elena & Tulio Cremisini 3. Chris Eskra, David Eskra 4. Hugo Mijares, John Gallo, Fernando Sucre 5. Alan Melillo, Rafael Velasquez, Corina Ramirez 6. Alexander Saghoy, Laura Cambarau, Ana Campisi 7. Antonina Campisi, Sabrina Ruz 8. Carina & Humberto Barcelo 9. Coco Borges, Elda Paez 10. Eduardo Hauser, Ramon Palmero 11. Marie & Vincenzo Avanzato

Encounters w/ Biltmore Parc

More than 60 real estate brokers gathered at Trump National Doral Golf Club for a tournament compliments of Downtown Doral. 1. Carlos LaRocca, Alberto Carrillo, Richard Greenfield, Alex Vidal 2. Philip Spigelman, Fernando Vives, Daniel Guerra, Oswaldo Betancourt 3. Oreste Leccese, Yang Jiang, Jose Sosa, Octavio Villasmil 4. Ramiro Garcia, Eduardo Arnedga, Adolfo Aldana 5. Daniel Zappala, Gabriel Vanososte, Darwin Padron 6. xRigo Plasencia, Stanley Rosen, Helen Fried, Steve Fried

Encounters @ Christian Liaigre

In the spirit of Art Week, Christian Liaigre gave guests a sneak peek of photographer Francois Nars Faery Land series. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Tracy Koço, Marissa Cornejo, Gail Feldman, Betty De Aragon 2. Bruna Indalecio, Nick Poole 3. Daniel Schur, Mike Gagne 4. George Lopez, Genny Sabala 5. Martina Casella, Nicolas Sobredo 6. Nicole Gordon, Natasha Baradaran

Encounters w/ Gran Paraiso

Author Susana Martinez Vidal, of the best-selling book Frida Kahlo Fashion As The Art of Being, hosted a meet and greet at Gran Paraiso’s bayfront sales gallery. — Photos by Betty Alvarez 1. Claudia Duran, Anna Sherrill, Rosemarie Minio, Marthy Garcia 2. Alejandra Arrieta, Roberto Romagnoli, Maria Laviosa 3. Carlos Rosso, Jennifer Lopez 4. Belinda Andretti, Alejandra Castillo, Michelle Minagori

Encounters @ Niba Home

Niba Home treated guests to an artful reception featuring the work of American designer Philip Michael Wolfson and sculptor Gimbert Kutscher. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Stephane Gimbert, Lorenzo B. Mollicone, Chantal Kutscher, Gimbert Kutscher, Maxime Auguste 2. Philip Michael Wolfson, Medwin Mintzis 3. Kilu Horecki, Daniela Frewa 4. Philip Michael Wolfson, Nisi Berryman 5. Tracy Koço, Maxime Auguste, Betty De Aragon

Encounters @ Lineaire Designs

Lineaire Designs hosted their annual “Building A Better Miami” event at their Biscayne Blvd. showroom to showcase ideas for the future of the city. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Alejandro, Diego & Dominique Bonet, Carlos & Martin Melo, Jeff Rubmann 2. Graeme Richard Marshall, Debi Quade Jay, Fletcher Alli 3. Alejandro Bonet, Alicia Lamadrid, Luigi De Angelis 4. Ana Sierra, Adriana Tineo 5. Fiorella Oldani, Blanca López

Encounters @ MOCA

The Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami (MOCA) launched its Art Basel Miami Beach season with the presentation of The Other Dimension by Cuban-born, Miami-based artist Antuan Rodriguez. 1. Adriana Aiello, Andreina Lecue, Pablo Glaser, Carla Lore, Alejandro Ambugna, Claudia Cabral 2. Alicia Garbaso, Antuan, Lissette Montenegro, Umber Bandi-Ville 3. Capucine Huard, Wes Pearce, Marva Bradshaw 4. Elsa Roberto, Mimina Amaro, Carolina Sardí 5. Zeno & Virginia Suave, Indira & Mauricio Raggo, Silvia Galgano 6. Gabriela David, Natasha St. Cyr, Natalia Pazos, Susan Swartz 7. Maria Napoles, Henry Grijalba, Lucia Sotre, Giovanny Serrana 8. Angela Burns, Julia Gourdow 9. Enzo & Marta Carnabianca 10. Antuan, Alicia Carbaso, Jorge Gutierrez 11. Viviane Ventura, Errol Wetson, Luchi Estevez, Myk Likhov

Encounters w/ Mercy Hospital

Mercy Hospital hosted a Christmas Tree Lighting By The Bay where families came together for the very special occasion. — Photos by Betty Alvarez 1. Dai Denes, Valeria Delgado, Sister Ana Laura LoisSetjm, Valeria Delgado, Sister Sonia Mancuello 2. Alana & Alan Gonzalez 3. Ella Kara, Marta Kadze 4. Jorge Leon, Brandon Haushalter 5. Laura Franco, Michael Gonzalez, Annie Garcia, Veronica Salazar, Melissa Gonzalez 6. Lauren Cote, Dominque Cirpriani, Cristina Garcia 7. Martha Alayon, Sarah Surkan 8. Paloma Alvarez, Lauren Pullas 9. Michael Joseph, Michelle Bookout

Encounters w/ Magic City

Artists Laura Kimpton’s Magic sculpture was unveiled at The Magic City Sculpture Park. The exhibition was part of Magic City, a new massive development project. — Photos by Ralph Pierre 1. Jorge Pérez, Julio Le Parc, Yumiko Seki, Franklin Sirmans 2. Bob & Dede Moss 3. Camile & Patrick McDowell 4. Carole & Ira Hall 5. Greg & Leslie Ferrero, Jeff Krinsky 6. Terry Vento, Gail Myers, Terry Schecter, Patricia Papper