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The Wolfsonian-FIU

The Wolfsonian-FIU

Mitchell Wolfson, Jr., did not set out to invent a new type of museum. He simply began collecting pieces of decorative arts and propaganda as a young man. These are not the more conventional works of art or designed objects that accumulate in the hands of collectors. Micky was always …

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Lizzy Dascal: An American in Hong Kong

Lizzy Dascal: An American in Hong Kong

I sat down with interior designer, art collector and art consultant Lizzy Dascal to get her take on Art Basel’s first show in Hong Kong this spring. In the process, I learned how this Miami Beach native is shaping the way people think about art collecting. SM: Lizzy, thank you …

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MIXING IT UP: Art Basel’s expansion into Asia

MIXING IT UP: Art Basel’s expansion into Asia

Sandwiched between a cluster of international art fairs, A rt Basel Hong Kong made its debut this year to considerable fanfare. The much anticipated show joined the international art circuit but vowed to be different from its sisters in the West. With over 60,000 attendees, 245 galleries from 35 countries, …

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Rep. Ros Lehtinen meets aIsraeli Ambassador Ron Dermer

Rep. Ros Lehtinen meets aIsraeli Ambassador Ron Dermer

During her Congressional Delegation trip to Israel, Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen met with Israeli leaders Benyamin Netanyahu, Shimon Peres and others. Here we see Ros-Lehtinen, her husband prominent South Florida attorney Dexter Lehtinen and the Israeli Ambassador designate to the US, Ron Dermer, holding up Community Newspaper’s Miami Beach edition. Mr. …

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Mount Sinai to Host Skin Health Awareness Day

Mount Sinai to Host Skin Health Awareness Day

Florida has the second highest incidence of melanoma in the United States, according to the National Center for Biotechnology Information. In addition, melanoma is responsible for approximately 75 percent of all skin cancers. However, because early detection of skin cancer can mean the difference between life and death, Mount Sinai …

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