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Artburst is a multi-platform media bureau for the arts in Miami-Dade. We hire seasoned journalists with experience covering the arts to write articles, reviews, previews and features on dance and music performances and events. We will also write feature articles on local artists and arts executives. In addition we produce videos and radio spots.

May
22
Posted by Josie Gulliksen
Artburst Miami welcomes Orlando Taquechel to the team, the Cuban-born dance critic who began his career as an architect and later segued into a career in the health-care industry. His love of dance, though, has always been strong since a young age, so Orlando has had dual careers for most of his life. Artburst: Give us a glimpse into your educational background and ultimate career path  ..
May
04
Posted by Josie Gulliksen
MIAMI DANCES BLOG Jennifer Kronenberg and Carlos Guerra, Founding Directors Dimensions Dance Theatre Miami By Josie Gulliksen The Miami Dances blog features insight into traditional and nontraditional dance programs, performers and choreographers that make Miami’s dance scene special. In this post we feature, Jennifer Kronenberg and Carlos Guerra, founders and artistic direct ..
Apr
06
Posted by Josie Gulliksen
Bringing together the long-standing Lynn and Louis Wolfson II Florida Moving Archive Images at Miami-Dade College and newcomers Obsolete Media Miami (OMM) was an ingenious way for HistoryMiami to present their current exhibition MemoryLab which ends its run on Sunday, April 16. Rene Ramos, archives director at Miami-Dade College and Mike Knoll, vice president of curatorial affairs at Hist ..
Apr
04
Posted by Josie Gulliksen
Named after the late Miami Herald Film Critic Bill Cosford, the Cosford Cinema on the University of Miami Coral Gables Campus at 60 years old is Miami’s longest running arthouse cinema. The building itself was erected in 1947 and wasn’t a cinema at all but the Beaumont Lecture Hall. It wasn’t until the 1950s that the space was converted into a cinema and renamed the Beaumont Cinema. In 199 ..
Mar
23
Posted by Josie Gulliksen
The Miami Arts Marketing Project (MAMP) is a collaborative high impact series that provides an entry into the latest trends in arts marketing, innovation and exploration of new partnerships and audiences. This cross industry gathering of the creative economy continues into Spring. Last month, marketing and social media individuals from arts organization gathered at the Arsht to partake in  ..
Mar
22
Posted by Josie Gulliksen
By Lisa Palley, PalleyPromotes Alzheimer’s touches everyone. Whether someone you know who has the disease, is a caregiver to someone who has it, or is someone who is afraid they themselves might have the disease, Alzheimer’s is in our lives. Especially now that we are living longer. It’s apparent we have figured out how to keep our bodies healthy and strong, but we haven’t yet figured o ..
Mar
09
Posted by Josie Gulliksen
MIAMI DANCES BLOG Mary Luft, Founder Tigertail Productions, Inc. By Josie Gulliksen Miami Dances features insight into traditional and nontraditional dance programs, performers and choreographers that make Miami’s dance scene special. In this post we feature, Mary Luft, founder of Tigertail aShe speaks extensively about her history in Miami’s dance community. Luft is the founder ..
Feb
16
Posted by Josie Gulliksen
Excitement filled the air as season subscribers and other VIP guests milled around the lobby and then took their seats for the recent ArtsLaunch event at the Arsht Center for the Performing Arts. The VIP event was a first look at the upcoming 2017-18 Broadway in Miami series, the 12th presented at the Arsht, as hints were dropped about a few special guests of the evening. Master  ..
Feb
14
Posted by Josie Gulliksen
The Arts & Business Council of Miami’s MAMP (Miami Arts Marketing Project) Labs series begins at the end of this month, on February 28 with their Analytics Hack Session. It’s happening at the Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, a longtime partner of the Arts & Business Council of Miami, from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. At the hack session, participants will hear from experts across all ..
Jan
31
Posted by Josie Gulliksen
By Lisa Palley, Palley Promotes After finishing a book, I usually find myself in a place where I want to talk about it. I know I’m not the only one, given how many book clubs there are, and the variety of topics that bring readers together. As part of the 2017 Holocaust Education Week is a Community Reading and Discussion of Elie Wiesel’s masterpiece Night by Holocaust scholar Dr. Av ..