Stunning aerial cityscapes, vibrant action and perfect detail: You’ll find all of it and more in Kiko Ricote’s beautiful new coffeetable book, Miami: Visually Speaking. With 200 pages of full-color photographs, the book is an eloquent tribute to Ricote’s love of the city he has called home for 3 decades. It took him 2 years to get every image just the way he wanted it, and the entire effort was self-funded — which is impressive, given that many of the shots were taken from a helicopter. But the result more than pays off with a visually-impacting collection of work that reveals the familiar sights of the city from powerful new angles; $65, OfficialMiamiBook.com.
Artists from near and far are inspired by Miami’s tropical vibes, energizing breezes and endless sunshine. We’ve curated a list of the most intriguing creative minds in the city to add to your collection.
When it comes to South Florida’s multigenerational families, few have made a difference Quite Like the Mendelsons have across the arts, culture and world of Brickell real estate development. Their support for Florida Grand Opera started in the 1950’s when it was the Greater Miami Opera Association — born of a love for opera and a desire to ensure its presence For Future Generations.