Pop-Up Piano Miami hosted its second annual Piano Preview Mixer on Monday, November 25 at Miami Iron Side in anticipation for its main events presented by The Related Group during the week of Art Basel Miami Beach. Anyone in Miami looking for the perfect nexus of art and music needed not look further than last night’s Pop-Up Piano Miami Preview Mixer.
The chic venue at Miami Iron Side hosted the nearly completed, painted pianos from this year’s participating PUPM artists as Artists Chor Boogie, Evoca 1, Nate Dee, Tomas Loewy, and Rone mingled with guests. Snacks were on hand, provided by KIND Healthy Snacks, Onli Beverages, Popsicleta, and Burgers & Beer joint food truck, while Bombay Sapphire Martini hosted an interactive create-your-own cocktail experience. The night was filled with music by DJ Thizz and DJ Knockers, Suenalo, Raquel Sofia and students of Guitars Over Guns Santamaria Arocho, Biana Manzanares and Rody Lafrance. Meanwhile Jewelry designer Tiffany Ortiz from TAudrey showcased her original PUPM necklace created to help raise awareness about the project.
The Piano Preview Mixer has set the tone for the upcoming PUPM’s Hyde & Seek Pop-Up Concert Series presented by The Related Group. Stay tuned for announcements regarding concert performers and dates. To learn more about PUPM, please visit www.popuppianomia.com. To learn more about Guitars Over Guns, please visit www.guitarsoverguns.org.