Friday, April 06, 2012
The Art of Friday
2100 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, 305-673-7530, Bassmuseum.org
Erasey Page, Jillian Mayer's commissioned Web-based project, a collaboration with computer programmer and designer Eric Schoenborn, launched with an intro from Mayer as a "pop-up spokesmodel" inviting visitors to "live an internet-free and happy life by simply deleting the World Wide Web page by page."
An artist reception for the project will be held during Beats After Sunset which runs 8-11 p.m. April 6 and will feature music by DJ Oly Vargas and Darwin Castillo. A Beats afterparty will be held from 11 p.m. to midnight at Chalk Ping Pong and Billiards, where Beats guests can get a free drink. Admission to Beats After Sunset is $8 and includes cocktails.
Betsy Hotel's B Bar
1440 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, Thebetsyhotel.com
Melissa Broder, featured poet in University of Wynwood's Visiting Poet Series, will read from her own work, present work by another poet who inspired her and sign copies of her books. Broder, who wrote the collections When You Say One Thing But Mean Your Mother and Meat Heart, is a publicity manager at Penguin and chief editor of La Petite Zine. The events runs from 8 to 9:30 p.m. April 6.
For details on more events happening around South Florida, visit Arterpillar's guide.