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Artist Joseriberto Perez's postal worker parents inspired this work, which is a bundle of envelopes stained in coffee.

Visual arts

Artist’s work is influenced by Miami, Cuban heritage

- The Miami Herald , Aug 29
The Miami Herald

Joseriberto Perez, an emerging artist based in Miami, seems to avoid assigning his works meaning; he prefers the works to be ambiguous to th... e viewer and to lead to their own conclusions. But if you look closely, the artist has managed to create a body of work that examines his Cuban heritage and Miami upbringing in interesting ways.

Miami ballot questions

Voters give SkyRise Miami liftoff

- The Miami Herald , Aug 26
The Miami Herald

Two charter amendments proposing to change procedures for leasing submerged lands and require a second referendum for foot-dragging develope... rs also passed.

Miami

Billionaire pinpoints Museum Park as favored flagpole site

- The Miami Herald , Aug 22
The Miami Herald

Mike Fernandez said representatives of a half-dozen other cities have contacted him about the 425-foot-high flag. He’s meeting Saturd... ay with the city manager of Miami Beach.

RETAIL

Saks Fifth Avenue will anchor Brickell City Centre

- The Miami Herald , Aug 20
The Miami Herald

Saks Fifth Avenue will anchor Brickell City Centre, the $1.05 billion mixed-used development now underway in Miami.

Brickell and Downtown

‘Freebee’ rides now offered in Brickell, downtown Miami

- The Miami Herald , Aug 19
The Miami Herald

A free transportation service that has been running in Miami Beach for two years is now operating in Brickell and downtown Miami.

Wynwood

Wynwood entrepreneurs at odds with Miami Parking Authority over district’s future

- The Miami Herald , Aug 16
The Miami Herald

Miami Parking Authority officials say new parking fees will help Wynwood’s businesses thrive. Shopkeepers aren’t so sure.

Courts

Miami artist who destroyed Ai Weiwei vase at museum gets probation, must pay $10,000

- The Miami Herald , Aug 13
The Miami Herald

In addition to probation, Maximo Caminero must teach art classes, pay $10,000 in restitution for destroying vase at Pérez Art Museum.

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