Dream Defenders

Historic Overtown Soul Basel Opening Reception

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Come out for a special evening and celebrate a VIP First Look at the two story gallery featuring fashion models among works of art. 

This is a part of a greater "Soul Basel" calendar that is pasted below.  Find out more information at: http://www.miamiandbeaches.com/event/historic-overtown-soul-basel/24936

 

Historic Overtown Soul Basel

Exhibitions: December 2-6, 2015

Art Africa Miami Arts Fair 
Presented by the Urban Collective 
hosted by The Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater Cultural Arts Complex (819 NW 2nd Ave., Miami, FL 33136) 
Art Africa Miami Arts Fair is a multidisciplinary exhibition of fine contemporary art from the global African Diaspora. The central idea of Art Africa Miami is to present an array of visual works that pay homage to the centrality of Africa and its descendant’s contribution to the art world. FREE Admission. Gallery Hours: 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. 
For more information contact 954/283-7195. Secured Parking $5

“No More Blues” 
Presented by the Black Archives History & Research Foundation of South Florida, Inc. 
Ward Rooming House Gallery (249 NW 9th St. Miami, FL 33136) 
A photographic anthology dedicated to advocacy and change for Black Lives 
Photographer: Cendino Temé 
FREE Admission. Gallery Hours: 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. 
For more information contact: 786/708-4610 Secured Parking $5

Soul Basel Schedule of Events

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Historic Overtown Soul Basel Opening Night VIP Reception 
Time:7:00 p.m. 
The Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater Cultural Arts Complex (819 NW 2nd Ave., Miami, FL 33136) 
Art & Fashion: Come out for a special evening and celebrate a VIP First Look at the two story gallery featuring fashion models among works of art. 
Secured Parking $5

December 2 – 5, 2015 

Soul Basel Lounge 
Ward Rooming House Cultural Gallery 
249 NW 9th Street 
6 p.m.-11 p.m. 
A soulful chic outdoor cigar bar for patrons to interact and network in a unique Basel styled relaxed environment under the stars. Showcasing the “No More Blues” exhibit with free entry, a cash bar, and live DJ entertainment Wednesday thru Friday. Come and enjoy this 21 and up atmosphere during the week and receive free passes to attend the transformed environment of “Expression” of art, poetry, and jazz on Saturday night, December 5, 2015.

December 2-5, 2015 
Urban Experience at the Overtown Media Hub 
located at 175 NW 14th St. 
The Urban Experience is a series of events to exhibit 
contemporary African American Art fused with Urban Street 
culture. This series will be combining arts of all mediums into a 
central media hub (The Overtown Media Hub) which is being designed and positioned to become a social media movement and influential media outlet. 
For more information call 305/725-1584

December 3-5, 2015 

Folk Life Fridays Outdoor Marketplace 
Presented by New Washington Heights CDC and the Southeast Overtown / Park West 
Community Redevelopment Agency 
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 
9th Street Pedestrian Mall 
N.W. 9th Street & 2nd Avenue. 
Miami, FL 33136 
An outdoor marketplace featuring live entertainment, tasty cuisine and arts and crafts.

Thursday, December 3, 2015

The Black Archives Presents “Lyric Live” Basel Style 
A Special Rendition on a special night, South Florida Hottest monthly amateur night with an artist flair. Hosted by Comedian Chello with Live music by Jody Hill and the Deep Fried Funk Band 
The Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater Cultural Arts Complex. 
Time: 6 – 11 p.m. Secured Parking $5

Friday, December 4, 2015

Art & Music 

Time: 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. 
Grove to the soulful sounds of Jazz and tour the festive spirit of Overtown. Special afterschool Art & Kids workshop to be held earlier in the day from 4 – 6 p.m.

The Art of Conversation 
Reception hosted by City of Miami Commissioner Keon Hardemon , the Southeast Overtown / Park West Community Redevelopment Agency and Headliner Market Group. 
Time: 7 – 11 p.m. at The Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater Cultural Arts Complex (819 NW 2nd Ave., Miami, FL 33136)

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Expressions 
Presented by the Black Archives History & Research Foundation of South Florida, Inc. 
Time: 8 – 11 p.m. 
Ward Rooming House Cultural Gallery (249 NW 9th Street Miami, FL 33136) 
An evening of spoken word and Live Jazz. 
For more information contact: 786/708-4610

Sunday, December 6, 2015

Soul Basel VIP Champagne Brunch 
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2 p.m. 
The Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater Cultural Arts Complex (819 NW 2nd Ave., Miami, FL 33136) 
Art & Champagne Brunch with the ‘Who’s Who’ of “ Art of Black Miami” cultural influencers. Official closing event of Art Africa Miami Fair 2015. 
For more information contact 954/283-7195.

WHEN
December 02, 2015 at 7pm - 10pm
WHERE
The Historic Lyric Theatre