‘Press’ Category

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Un_Mute Miami’s Third Anniversary Parties

There wasn’t much of an underground techno scene in Miami until certain forward-thinking collectives started sprouting up at the tail end of the 2000s. One of them was Un_Mute Miami, a party brand that’s become synonymous with cutting-edge electronic dance music over the last three years. “I’ve always believed that good music should be exposed […]

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Best of Miami 2011

Thank you to the Miami New Times and all of you who voted us for “Best Place to Throw a Party” 2011!! Check out the mention here and in print. On this night, you decide you’re tired of the bright gallery lights, the soulless corridors of corporate event spaces, and the stale cigarette-scented couches of […]

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Awakening at the Awarehouse

The Awarehouse is not really a gallery or even a regular exhibition space. For the most part, it is known as a handsome multi-media and live music venue, which sometimes hangs up art. But, this month and through July, the art gets serious here — although, in its essence,the group show meshed with the musical […]

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Awarehouse Takes Miami Second Saturday to a New Extreme

Group shows have always been a big part of Second Saturdays. Seems the more Miami rises in the eyes of the art world, the more Miami’s artists rise to the occasion. When galleries have stables that simply burst at the seems, well, it’s only natural for them to want to showcase as much as possible […]

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Nitetalk: Mr. Feathers Flies His Freak Flag into Awarehouse

The cool kids know that Second Saturdays end in the wilds west of Wynwood, at Awarehouse, where the mad merge of sound and vision is always something outta this world. This Second Saturday will be all that and then some. Why? Because the one and only Mr. Feathers is bringing his galactic racket to the […]

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Top 10 Indie Clubs in Miami: Awarehouse

The Awarehouse has 20,000 renovated square feet for Miami’s latest center of contemporary culture and artistic ingenuity. It is an events’ venue for live performances, a hub for fine art showcases, and headquarters of the Acustronic concept label & Luis Perez Galeria. By Dawn Dubriel // September 2011 Here is the whole top ten, including […]

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Riding the Wilds West of Wynwood at Awarehouse

December 15, 2010 Last weekend, amid the hangovers and general fatigue that inevitably lingers after another blow-out Art Basel, a cool core of a couple hundred or so with-it locals turned out at a spot West of Wynwood to hear a pop punk amalgam known as Pretty Please. In addition to the swingin’ sounds, there […]

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Hood’s Eye View: Art All the Year-Round

At first I felt a little taken aback when asked to write about art in October. I mean, Basel isn’t until December, right? And that’s when Miami really goes mad about the subject. But calendar be damned, our town isn’t just a seasonal swing anymore, and our town’s art is no longer just a one-month […]

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Photo Star Claudia Calle Turns Her Lens on China

When the Colombian-born, MIA-based lenswoman Claudia Calle turned her keen eye and camera on China, the resulting images took the International Photography Awards’ “Best of Show.” On Saturday night The Awarehouse is throwing an opening party in her honor — and yes, the vivid pics will be on display. Why China? I had the privilege […]

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Claudia Calle’s Fine Art Collage

In celebration of Claudia Calle’s “Fine Art Collage” first place achievement from the International Photography Awards (“IPA”), presenting The Road to Calle: Republic of China, a solo exhibition at Luis Perez Galeria / Awarehouse. The artist will showcase a series of socio-cultural images, which represent China’s controversial mass production issues, globalization, copyrights and propaganda. Slated […]