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Over the past 15 years, Sheila Womble has created programs that serve children from infancy to high school, opened a studio in the West Grove and led Arts For Learning through a period of significant growth. Featuring Sheila Womble, Arts For Learning, Jane Gilbert. Text by Sandy Lindsey

Mixed Media

Graphic, threedimensionality and texture combine to seize the perfect juxtaposition between fine art and clothing design. Featuring Nick Garcia for BlindLight Studio, Jhon Jairo Santos, Angeles Almuna, Kate Martin, Sofie D’hoore, En Avance, Chloé, Capretto Shoes, Anselm Reyle: Untitled: Goiland Black Dripping, Monica Sordo, Boho Hunter, Altuzarra, Tomas Maier, Neiman Marcus, Shops At Merrick Park, Jesus Rafael Soto: Armonia Ambigua, Gary Nader Fine Art, Sacai, Jorge Pardo: Untitled, Dodo Bar Or, Saint Laurent, Victor Vasarely: Darac II, Style Mafia, MSGM, Frank Stella: The Mat-Maker, Françoise Montague, Fabian Marcaccio: New Ground Management

Key Pieces

Gallery Vs. Home: Eduardo Constantini, a selfmade Argentine development magnate with a deep appreciation of the arts asks Miami: What’s the difference? The answer can be found around every turn at Oceana Key Biscayne. Featuring Oceana Key Biscayne, Eduardo Costantini, Yabu Pushelberg, MALBA (Museo de Arte Latinoamerican de Buenos Aires), Beatriz Milhazes, Artur Lescher, Leo Battistelli, Bernardo Fort-Brescia, Arquitectonica. Text by Ryan Jarrell.

Compass Real Estate

Even in a seller’s market, curb-appeal is king. Below are some quick and quirky ways to gild your garden and liven up your lawn. Also check out what Daniel De La Vega has to say about the next real estate cycle and what it means for Miami and its buyers. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Daniel De La Vega, President of ONE Sotheby’s International Realty.

Compass Giving

Brad McMorris can’t slow down. He works full-time managing over 600 clients and hundreds of millions of dollars at Wells Fargo Advisors. When he was diagnosed with Young Onset Parkinson’s Disease (YOPD), it could’ve been his excuse to slow down, but it only made him pick up the pace. As Told to Jorge Arauz. Featuring: Brad McMorris, Wells Fargo Advisors, Arch & McMorris Wealth Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC., National Parkinson Foundation’s South Florida Chapter, Dr. Michael S. Okun, Personal Trainer Bradley Murcia and Young Onset Parkinson’s Disease.

Compass Finance

Great works of literature tell us that for every occasion, there’s a season, and large, costly items are no different. Below are the prime times to make big buys. Also check out tips from Mey-Ling Perez, Sr. VP, Private Banking & Wealth Management at Sabadell United Bank on starting your own fir. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Mey-Ling Perez, Sr. VP, Private Banking & Wealth Management at Sabadell United Bank.

Compass Beaut y

Reaching one’s target weight can be a taxing task. Also check out what Dr. John Martin, Board-Certified Oculofacial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon, has to say about the technology available to remove fat without surgery. Check out a quick series of petite lifehacks that can help you shed those willful excess lbs. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Dr. John Martin, Board-Certified Oculofacial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon, Williams College, Harvard Medical School and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami.

Compass Eco

Whether you want nature to surround you on the ground in your home’s backyard or up high in the sky on your balcony, there’s one addition you might want to add to your indoor or outdoor oasis: the Tower Garden by Juice Plus. Text by Cecilia Dubon Slesnick. Featuring: Tower Garden by Juice Plus and Antonella Palazio.

Interior Influx

These interior design pros are ready to help you create the home of your dreams with stunning insight and expert attention to every last detail. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Photos by Johnny Arraiz. Project Photos Courtesy of Respective Designers. Featuring: Paige Farrey of Farrey’s Lighting + Bath, Hope Chandelier by Luce Plan, Devon & Devon from Florence, Italy, Laufen, LZF, Agatha Pendant, FLOS, Carl Abernathy of Downsview Kitchens, Anselmo Hernandez of El Dorado Furniture, Alonzo Sofa, Sacha White Bench, Milani Gray Leather Sofa, Nest Coffee Table, James Gray Power Motion Leather Sofa, Hudson Rustic Java Extendable Dining Table, The Gaspy White Power Motion Leather Sofa, Verso Coffee Table and The Ella White Queen Platform Bed.

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Stephanie Berman Eisenberg, President & CEO of Carrfour Supportive Housing, helps our community’s most vulnerable individuals attain stable, long-term housing. Text by Estrellita S. Sibila. Photo Provided by Carrfour Supportive Housing. Featuring: Carrfour Supportive Housing and Stephanie Berman Eisenberg

Quench

Anyone who’s ever watched Don Draper do practically anything knows a home bar is the cat’s pajamas, the bee’s knees. Below are several tips to help you elevate your general level of elegance Text by Ryan Jarrell. Featuring: Stitching Around, Royal Monogramming and Professional Glass Engraving.

Compass Money

Being able to laugh at yourself is a sign of an optimistic personality and improves your mood. So take a moment from the serious nature of money and enjoy our unconventional dictionary of common financial terms. Text by Sandy Lindsey

September 2016

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Fashion influencer and photographer Angeles Almuna battles breast cancer in style as she documents and shares her experience through social media where she finds hope in human connections. Featuring Angeles Almuna. Text by Estrellita S Sibila

September 2016

Compass Lit

When Bestselling Author Jeffrey S. Stephens launched his nail-biting, page-turning first novel in 2007, its success would result in an unprecedented series that has the world on the edge of its seat anxiously awaiting the next installment. Featuring Jeffrey S. Stephens. Text by Anja Maltav

September 2016

Financial Future

An international heritage coupled with a strong local footprint allows Sabadell United Bank to deliver the capabilities of a global bank with the personal touch of a community bank, as well as offer a unique sensitivity to the needs of South Florida’s multicultural clientele. Featuring Sabadell United Bank, Mayra Mesa. Text SANDY LINDSEY

September 2016

Superior Surface

Designers, architects, builders and homeowners agree: Porcelain tiles, natural stone, mosaics, granite, marble, quartz, limestone and onyx slabs are a “must” in any high-end project. Iberia Tiles provides one-stop shopping for surfaces with its extensive selection of luxury materials. Featuring Iberia Tiles, Rosa Sugrañes,Carlos Ferrando. Text by Sandy Lindsey

September 2016

Encounters @ Costa Med

Costa Med celebrated a special wine dinner series entitled “Taste Of Mendoza” by Argentian Chef Mariano Araya with Chakana Wines by Gonzalo Perez 1. Alberto & Bibi Delfino, Antonio & Elisa Braschi 2. Victor Tapia, Ramon Rodriguez 3. Brian Tague, Frances Reaves, Nancy & Peter Harrison, Mary Tague 4. Marina & Gaston Gonzalez-Bonorino 5. Florencia Dalla-Torres, Gonzalo Perez 6. Luciana Ribenboim, Claudia Leme, Suzana Bethlem, Paula Sinclair 7. Isabella Molinaro, Alexandra Therrien-Larsson 8. Adriana Mavris, Carolina Villanueva 9. Antonio Braschi, Mariano Araya, Gonzalo Perez 10. Fiona & Jacques Moros 11. Carlos & Isabel Kubler 12. Juanita & Harry Borrelli 13. Roberto & Debbie Heros

September 2016

Encounters w/ SLS LUX

SLS LUX hosted an intimate cocktail party celebrating its construction progress as it nears completion and continues to go vertical. — Photos by Korey Davis 1. Allen Morris, Monica Veiga, David Staples, Javier Cuadros 2. David Staples, Nick Betancourt 3. Ena Pereda, Chris Soares 4. Sven Schele, Vanessa Lee 5. Andrea Cuevas, Spencer Morris, Catalina Martinez 6. Chris Menendez, Gianna Blanco, Neil Vazquez 7. David Staples, Lisel Morris, Spencer Morris

September 2016

Encounter w/ United Way

United Way hosted their 2016 Annual Meeting & Volunteer Awards Ceremony at Jungle Island where 4 community leaders and an outstanding student were honored. 1. Volunteer Award Winners: Maribel Corona-Villa, Tina Brown, State Rep. Jose Felix Diaz, Marielena Villamil, Meg Daly 2. David Barkus, David Seifer 3. Dr. Rudolph Moise, Diana Venturini 4. Ed Joyce, Jacquie O’Malley, Sheldon Anderson

September 2016

Encounters w/ Brigit te De Langeron

Brigitte De Langeron hosted an open house to showcase a new home in Key Biscayne decorated by famed Spanish designer Daniel Teran. — Photos by Maritza Minor 1. Tarek Hamdallah, Andres Blanco, Alfredo Recao, Daniel Teran 2. Vivian Galego Mendez, Angeles Ferrer, Carmucha Toñarely 3. Maria Mariana, Brigitte De Langeron, Lan Lu 4. Brigitte de Langeron 5. Florencia Ferrari, Candelaria Stupenengo 6. Franklin Gomes, Beatriz Bomfim 7. Lucas Boccheciampe. Ligia Contreras, Celso Ramos 8. Cindy Mize, Mike Davey, Dollene Mize 9. Tata Botero, Hernan Cardenas 10. Alfredo Recao, Silvana Caprezzo

September 2016

Encounters w/ K B Lions Club

The Key Biscayne Lions Club held their popular annual installation dinner at Key Biscayne Yacht Club. — Photos by Maritza Minor 1. Juan Tejera, Mikel Achaval, Helmut Heinrich, Howard Sanders, Bryan Lynch, Robert Gentilini 2. Howard Sanders, Juan Tejera 3. Barbara Levito, Ralph Caputo, Catterina Cuneo, Dr. Jaime Vergara 4. Eric Georges, Linda & Mikel Achaval 5. Terry Hernandez, Alberto Velaz 6. Allan Joseph, Todd Jonas 7. Mort Fried, Rosemarie & Helmut Heinrich 8. Melba Gonzles 9. Eva & Claudio Gotlib

September 2016

Encounters w/ Farrey’s

Farrey’s Lighting & Bath’s “Lighting Design Contest” featured design entries by 28 participating MIU students, marking the largest student participation in the history of the competition. The innovative experience earned 3 lucky winners scholarship prizes. 1. Sue Kinard, David Phillips, Paige Farrey, Alexandra Muinos, Stuart Yadgaroff 2. Alejandro P. Barzaga, Maile Castaneda, Kevin Cardenas 3. Isabel Armenta, Mert Ekmekci 4. Jose Peter, Bruna Indalecio, Tom Ruggeri 5. Karla Venturelli, Sharon Bousso, Alejandra Dominguez, Fabianna Segovia

September 2016

Encounters @ Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne

The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne hosted an intimate 5-course dinner with hand-selected wines from around the globe in honor of the resort’s 15th Anniversary. 1. Cristy Guerrero, Dr. Rodriguez-Feliz, Dr. Michael Kelly, Ilyse Kelly, John & Teresa Hoffman 2. Adriana Ferro, Jose Rivas 3. Pam Giganti-Bunge, Alfredo Bunge 4. Rick Karshna, Laine Doss 5. Alex Vaodes, Eddie Medina, Justin Perrone, Aldo Jaquez 6. Chefs Levi Richard, Stanley Miller, Michelle Bernstein 7. Yvanne Alvarez, Dr. Claudio Alvarez, Pam Giganti-Bunge, Alfredo Bunge

September 2016

Compass Finance

If you’re the owner, trustee or beneficiary of a trust make sure to read some advice from Richard Reed, CPA, M. Tax, on how to checkup on it. Also make sure to check out some ways your security can be breached and tips to avoid it. Text by Stacy Wynn. Featuring: Richard Reed, CPA, M. Tax, Lancaster & Reed office in Key Biscayne and Google Glass.

Compass Home

See what Designer Steven G heads of Interiors By Steven G. has to saying about buying furnished real estate. Also check out some lighting and a bed set that will completely change your home for the better! Text by Stacy Wynn. Featuring: Steven G, Interiors By Steven G, Corbett Lighting,, Farreys, Savoir Beds, Christian Lacroix’ Creative Director Sacha Walckhoff and The “B” Bed Set.

Compass Dental

The Roads Dental Specialty understands that every patient is unique. In addition to providing first-rate service, they work hard to create a comfortable and welcoming environment to help overcome patient’s traditional dental anxieties. Text by Sandy Lindsey. Group Photo by Ximena Etchart. Featuring: Dr. Kenneth Knopf, Diplomate, American Board Of Endontics, Periodontist Diane Alvarez-Rodriguez, Pedontist Dr. Ashley Rosenbaum, The Roads Dental Specialty and Roads Dental Group.

Compass FYI

The Digital Age has changed just about everything, including preaching. Now it’s more important than ever to be heard. In Talking God, Father Albert Cutié aims to elevate the art of the sermon. Text by Sandy Lindsey. Featuring: Talking God, Father Albert Cutié, Talking God: Preaching To Contemporary Congregations and Padre Alberto.

Key Player

Mey-Ling Perez focuses on a well-rounded, consultative approach to wealth management, with advice, fast turnaround and very personalized attention at the center of everything she does at Sabadell United Bank. Text by Sandy Lindsey. Profile Photo by Ximena Etchart. Featuring: Mey-Ling Perez, Senior VP of Private Banking & Wealth Management at Sabadell United Bank and Sabadell Bank.

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The idea for Red Flyer, The Handicapped Pets Community, an animal wheelchair loaner program, started with a dog named Bosco, a “Want Ad” and an animal-loving couple who saw an unmet need for animals with missing or disabled limbs. Text by Estrellita S. Sibila. Featuring: Nancy & Harlan Weikle, For Paws Hospice and Red Flyer.

Key Player

More than windows to our souls, our eyes interpret a flurry of stimuli in a split-second and can reveal stories of love, life and health. Text by Estrellita S. Sibila. Photo by Ximena Etchart. Featuring: Dr. Timothy Murray, MurrayMD and imaging of the retina at a microscopic level.