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The Weekend Guide

corin hewitt drying flowers with microwaves!

It’s a work in process.

OBSERVE
Drying Flowers with Microwaves
What: Performance artist Corin Hewitt (who’s shown at the Whitney) microwave-dries flowers, arranges them into edgy still lifes, and captures the constructions in photographs.
Why: Watch him work through an arrangement of mirrors.
When: Fri.-Wed., noon-5 p.m. Artist talk and final works on display, Wed., 7-9 p.m.
Where: Dorsch Gallery, 151 NW 24th St. (305-576-1278).

CATCH
Style On Site Tour 
What:
Free fifteen-minute consultations and lessons with John Frieda’s Harry Josh (who styles Blake Lively, SJP, and Amanda Seyfried) in a mobile salon inside an eighteen-wheeler.
Why: The onboard BCBG miniboutique offers exclusive merch.
When: Thru Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where:
The Shops at Midtown Miami, NW 34th St., at N. Miami Ave. 

ATTEND
Martinis and Makeovers Shopping Party
What:
Hair consultations and cosmetics services, plus cupcakes, drinks, and product samples.
Why: Twenty percent of purchase proceeds benefits the Melanie Finley Ovarian Cancer Foundation
When:
Tonight, 6-9 p.m.
Where:
GBS the Beauty Store, 308 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables (305-446-6654).

SIT
Free Meditation

What: In honor of National Meditation Month, Fri. classes are gratis and newbies get 30 percent off all packages (ten, twenty, and unlimited weekly or monthly).
Why: First-timers get a free yoga class.
When: Thru May 28. Every Fri., 6 p.m.
Where: Ayama Yoga Center, 2624 NE 188th St., North Miami Beach (305-932-7755). 

SUPPORT
Fashion Art Ball

What:
A runway show, silent auction, open bar, and catering by local restaurants (Two Girls and a Cupcake, Casale, David’s Cafe, Meat Market, Ra Sushi).
Why: Proceeds benefit the South Florida chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
When: Sat., 8 p.m.
Where:
Gansevoort South, 2377 Collins Ave., Miami Beach (305-604-1000). To purchase tickets ($100), call Jennifer Tate at 954-739-5006.

Photo: Corin Hewitt / Courtesy of Dorsch Gallery 

LOCATIONS
2250 NE 163rd St
ste 3c
North Miami Beach, FL 33160
305-932-7755
3401 N Miami Ave
Miami, FL 33137
305-573-3371
151 NW 24th St
Miami, FL 33127
305-576-1278
2377 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139
305-604-1000
308 Miracle Mile
Miami, FL 33134
305-446-6654
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