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Powerhouses 2022

From forever homes to real estate investments and vacation properties, let Key Biscayne’s finest real estate pros guide you in the right direction with expert insights and the best listings on the market.

Human Condition

From collage to canvas, Natalia Garcia-Lee displays her fascination with the science behind our seemingly logical thoughts, and the communities that manifest themselves as a result.

Pure Talent

Fresh on the heels of her debut Indie Pop EP, Giselle Torres finds inspiration in her real-life experiences to tell a story of young love and heartbreak.

Greatest Love

The Love Knot jewelry collection was born out of a humble request that Coralie Duchamp received from a friend to design a ring that represented eternal friendship. Fast-forward to present day and Love Knots has evolved into a soulful collection with a bold message: Spread The Love.

Style Spree

The casual sophistication of island living meets the best of the urban core as some of Key Biscayne’s most fashionable women head over the causeway to explore the shopping mecca that is Brickell City Centre.

Animal Magnetism

Agnes Nagy creates impressive, realistic animal sculptures that give voice to the soul of her wild subjects. Her Miami Art Week exhibit is presented in partnership with a cause dear to her heart: The South Florida SPCA.

Slopes of Fear

In her breakout debut novel, Ski Weekend, Rektok Ross thrills readers with an electrifying winter tale that will have you wondering if that snow-filled adventure you’ve been planning is worth risking your life!

On Full Display

One of Miami’s most treasured art collections is once again ready to share inspiration with locals and visitors alike just in time for Miami Art Week and all the creative pursuits that descend upon our shores.

Will Meyer & Gray Davis

Will Meyer & Gray Davis like to take familiar things and reimagine them, a process that is always challenging yet exhilarating.

Veronica Diaz

Talk about a challenge! Veronica Diaz of California Closets Miami recently had the opportunity of helping a newly married couple who moved from their parents’ house to their new 500 SF. studio apartment.

Supercars Unite

If you’ve never experienced a Supercar Rooms Experience, it’s time to dust off your old racing gloves, put petal to the metal and head over to their latest interactive experience.

Colorful Whimsy

What do you get when you combine art, affirmations, gratitude, inspiration and creativity? If you only have room for one coloring book in your collection, Life Changing Affirmations is it.

Lucky Charms

As one of the most sought-after designer jewelry brands in the equine world, Karina Brez Jewelry transforms the relationship between human and horse with her signature collections.

Compelling Pieces

Jorge Ballará has invented a new art form called JOBA. His intriguing creations incorporate elaborate hand-painted graphics reminiscent of ancient symbols into 3D paper mâché body casts and other fascinating forms.

Design Influence

As General Manager for leading Italian contemporary design firm Poliform Miami, Luca Innocentini changes lives one sophisticated, high-end dream interior at a time.

Brand Steward

With almost 20 years of experience in global marketing, strategic brand-building, innovative creative direction and disruptive, needle-moving partnerships and programming for some of the world’s leading brands, Christa Dabkowski is uniquely positioned to lead both consumer-facing brands and client-driven creative agency operations.

Enigmatic Approach

Gustavo Acosta’s A Series Of Unconnected Thoughts showcases the artist’s most recent and timely body of 12 acrylic on canvas paintings that reflect the fragmented realities experienced throughout a unique moment in human history: 2020.

Positive Influence

Over the past 30 years, Debi Vernon Portela has enjoyed watching St. Agnes Academy grow from a small establishment into the amazing institution it is today.

Purposeful Life

Mixed-media artist Gianna D.’s concept, material and process can best be described as the three main constants — or cornerstones — the “why,” “what” and “how” of her practice. Each mesmerizing piece tells an important story.

Yachting Pro

Sirena Yachts’ Constantinos K. Constantinou’s was born on the island of Cyprus in the Mediterranean and so the love for everything related to the ocean is embedded in his DNA.

Pure Love

Raising a family in paradise may be a dream come true but it sure doesn’t come without its fair share of challenges! Meet a few Key Biscayne moms who have mastered the superpower of balancing it all.

Futurama Vision

Omar Corrales Mora’s paintings are an undertaking of thoughts, dreams, perception and fantasy. His vivacious works have graced important galleries and museums around the world — as well as the stage.

Philanthropy Impact

Toby & Bill Rohrer have dedicated their time, talent and treasure to causes they passionately believe in — and their efforts have not only changed countless lives, they’ve also inspired others to make a difference with their own contributions.

Spirit of Giving

Key Biscayne is recognized around the world for the generosity and philanthropic endeavors of its residents. Meet a few islanders dedicating their free time toward causes they are passionate about in the hopes of doing their part to help make our community a better place to live, work and prosper.

Cultural Dynamic

William Orosio’s intriguing oeuvre is characterized by a gestural looseness of unrestrained paint, taking inspiration from Contemporary greats such as Francis Bacon, Jenny Saville, Gerhard Richter and Eric Fischl.

Great Apes

Pat Kelly wanted to be Jane Goodall when she grew up. Today, she’s on the Board of Directors of the Center For Great Apes, providing care with dignity in a safe, healthy, and enriching environment for all sanctuary residents.

Money Matters

International Financial Advisor Marcelo Borrelli recognizes and values the trust his clients place in him and strives every day to exceed their expectations when it comes to their wealth managements and portfolios.

The Protectors

Moncy Blanco-Herrera and the talented attorneys at RRBH Law are the voice of ordinary citizens who seek justice from powerful interests for their loss, pain and suffering.

INSPIRED WORK

Underlying Arturo Rodríguez’s fascinating work is a scaffolding constructed of his unique life experience. The result is an unparalleled oeuvre spanning four decades of paintings that have been exhibited worldwide.

Spirit Of Giving

Spreading love, hope and joy to children impacted by abuse and neglect is the core mission of Jill Lerner-Adams, a philanthropist, an event manager for the South Beach Wine & Food Festival, and a stay-at-home mom with a hear of gold.

Key Couples

Love comes in many forms — but few romances can compare to the perfect pairings in paradise you are about to meet. Herewith: A glimpse into the love stories behind some of Key Biscayne’s most dynamic duos.

Hope Wins

With 2020 officially almost over, we can’t help but be optimistic about what the new year will bring! Sit tight, relax and let’s make sure the glass (of champagne!) stays half full as we ring in a brighter future.

Powerhouses 2021

From forever homes to real estate investments and vacation properties, the leading industry professionals we’ve gathered will guide you in the right direction with expert real estate insights, savvy tips and some of the best listings available in Key Biscayne and beyond.

Finding Ourselves

Tony Vazquez-Figueroa’s use of crude oil as a medium investigates the rise and fall of his country, Venezuela, and its relationship with black gold.

Creative Minds

If you've been contemplating adding new pieces to your art collection this year, you may want to consider some of the local Miami artists we've gathered to take your aesthetic up.

Family Forte

When we first profiled Barbara & Tino Peña and their family 11 years ago in a wildly popular “Super Parents!” feature, their four children ranged in age from 10 months to 8 years old. Today, the parents are the wiser for it and their kids have grown up right before their very eyes.

Time Flies

Nostalgia is in the air as we re-introduce you to a few Key Biscayne mothers we’ve profiled over the years to see what it was like raising their kids on the island now that they are all grown up.

Instant Beauty

DashBar is making headlines for its collective beauty bar experience that is quick and efficient, without compromising on quality of service or products. But did you know that they’re also huge believers in ethical beauty?

Quality Care

Jennifer Rey-Garcia of the Christine E. Lynn Rehabilitation Center for The Miami Project To Cure Paralysis at UHealth/Jackson Memorial is at the forefront of managing the delicate balance between meeting the expectations of patients and staff members.

Picture Perfect

The popularity of Wioletta Bublik, a school administrator who recently reignited her passion for photography, has skyrocketed with the 100+ family portraits she posted on her IG handle @CapturesByViolet. Her viral project, #StayHomePhotoSession, has inspired families in Key Biscayne and around the globe to embrace all the little moments of love, light and happiness during these trying times.

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Island Cheer

The community came together like never before this season as holiday lights and bright stars lit up the sky Thanksgiving and Christmas through the New Year.

Flying Spur

At the top of the short list of cars that exude rolling luxury is the Bentley Flying Spur. For the ultimate experience, select the Mulliner option.