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Miami’s see and be seen social pages
Words by Jorge Arauz | January 31, 2024 | Social

Encounters | Marquez Art Projects

The stars aligned as art aficionados arrived at Marquez Art Projects (MAP) for an exclusive launch of a limited-edition collaboration between heritage Spanish porcelain brand Lladró and critically acclaimed Spanish artist Javier Calleja. — Photos by Felipe Espinal

Encounters | Jackson Health Foundation

Jackson Health Foundation’s Guardian Angels hosted their 24th Annual Guardians of the Children Luncheon & Fashion Show in partnership with Saks Fifth Avenue, welcoming more than 500 philanthropists and community leaders to The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne to benefit Holtz Children’s Hospital at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center. — Photos c/o Jackson Health Foundation

Encounters I Voices For Children

Community members, child advocates, elected officials, board members and sponsors united with Voices For Children Foundation under one purpose: to illuminate the lives of children and youth in Miami-Dade’s foster care system. — Photos by Magnate Photography

Encounters | Chapman Partnership

Continuing on their mission to empower the homeless and celebrate the contributions of community heroes making an impact, the Illuminations Gala at JW Marriott Marquis Miami welcomed guests to an enchanted evening of a million dreams. — Photos by Magnate Photography

Encounters | RMHC of South Florida

Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Florida hosted an event at John Martin’s in Coral Gables showcasing future plans to expand their impact, help more families and unveil plans for the new House at Jackson Memorial Hospital. — Photos by Magnate Photography

Encounters | United Way of Miami

Miami’s top chefs guided guests as they teamed up for a “Build Your Own Brunch” experience. Course by course, guests worked together to whip up a meal while connecting with the next generation of leaders. — Photos by Magnate Photography

Encounters | Boulud Sud Miami

Podernuovo hosted a special wine dinner at Boulud Sud at JW Marriott Marquis Miami, welcoming guests for an exquisite evening featuring a 5-course paired dinner showcasing the rich flavors and heritage of Italy. — Photos by Michelle Moreno

Encounters | Vizcaya Museum & Gardens

The sold-out Vizcaya Ball echoed the elegance of Old Hollywood, supporting the continued preservation of Vizcaya Museum & Gardens, Miami’s treasured National Historic Landmark. — Photos by World Red Eye

Encounters | Adriana Hoyos

A special live art event at the new Adriana Hoyos showroom in Coral Gables showcased Lua & Mareas: Gravitational Attraction by Ingrid Haubrichs. — Photos by Roberto Ojeda & Rodolfo Matamoros