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Halle Berry, Olivier Martinez check out Avant Gallery

 

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Halle Berry and Olivier Martinez stopped by Avant Gallery Miami Beach after dining at Martinez’s Villa Azur restaurant next door. There, they posed for pix with gallery owner Dmitry Prut and artist Alejandro Vigilante whose paintings the couple collects. Berry and Martinez then commissioned Vigilante to create portraits of each other as a mutual present for Valentine’s Day.

Sarah Jessica Parker posed for pictures Friday night at the Coral Gables Country Club where she, along with writer/producer/director David Frankel, actors Carla Gugino and Jeremy Piven, were feted after a Miami International Film Festival screening of 1995’s Miami Rhapsody.

Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire plus 50 friends were seen Thursday night at the Favela Beach party at WALL, where they stayed until the place closed at 5 a.m. along with, says our spy, “a parade of models and bottles.” DiCaprio, who has been rumored to have about 100 new blonde model girlfriends, we hear, was quite flirtatious, while Maguire played the married wing man.

Actor/comedian Kevin Hart was spotted at the Hennessy V.S event at Play surrounded by a bevy of beauties.

Gloria and Emilio Estefan were seen with their kids Saturday at Jungle Island. They actually took advantage of the Buy One, Get This Year Free deal and are now officially annual pass holders. The night before, Gloria was seen having dinner with friends at Hyde AmericanAirlines Arena, as was former Yankees catcher Jorge Posada. After the Heat’s win over the Clippers, a barrage of ballers were seen partying at Hyde, including Dolphins player Jake Long, Steelers player Lawrence Timmons and San Diego Chargers player Antoine Cason. There following the Sunday afternoon Heat v. Lakers game: Jamie Foxx. The actor, in town for the Trayvon Martin memorial, attended the 2013 Model Beach Volley Ball Tournament with an entourage that included DJ Irie and actor/comedian/director Cedric the Entertainer. The trio got on stage to talk about the IRIE Foundation.

Mike Myers was seen having Sunday brunch with wife Kelly Tisdale and three friends at Bianca at the Delano. The couple was also seen going back for seconds on the buffet’s grilled items. TV basketball personalities Mike Breen and Jeff Van Gundy, in town to call the Heat games, were seen over the weekend at Prime 112 and Prime Italian.

Music producer and DJ David Guetta was seen over the weekend dining at Zuma, where on Sunday English comedian Alan Carr and partner Paul Drayton and — separately, Italian soccer player Andrea De Falco — were spotted.

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