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About Manny Hernandez

Manny Hernandez has been covering Miami’s social, lifestyle and art scenes for more than 23 years. Of Cuban descent, Manny was born and raised in Miami and is a proud alumnus of Miami-Dade College and Florida International University. His contributions are showcased weekly in The Miami Herald, Ocean Drive magazine and his popular and much anticipated photo gallery, SOCIAL Manny, on His images have also appeared in countless publications, including: Paper Magazine, People, Vogue and Rolling Stone.

Manny Hernandez's Content:

SOCIAL Manny: Episode 216

Photographer Manny Hernandez, our own SOCIAL Manny, covers Chapman Partnership's 9th Annual Take A Walk in Her Shoes Fashion Show and Luncheon at the InterContinental, Make-A-Wish Under the Big Top Brunch at the Biltmore Hotel, opening night of ¿Qué Pasa, U.S.A.? Today at the Arsht Center, Women's Breast & Heart Initiative Open the Door Gala at Turnberry Isle, Minotti's new collection in the Miami Design District, and the 21st anniversary of morning show Despierta America at Univision Studios in Doral.
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 215

It was a busy month, and Miami's event chronicler Manny Hernandez was all in. For episode 215, he takes us to the 2018 Women of Tomorrow gala at the Mandarin Oriental, the 10th Vizcaya Preservation Luncheon, the Miami Children's Museum Be A Kid Again gala at Soho Studios in Wynwood, the Miami City Ballet 25th Anniversary Gala at the Faena Forum, the 30th Lo Nuestro Awards at the American Airlines Arena, the 2018 Burger Bash at South Beach Wine & Food Festival, the 35th annual Miami Film Festival star-studded opening night at the Olympia Theater, the 4th Veuve Clicquot Carnaval at Museum Park, and a special visit from Victoria's Secret Models Jasmine Tookes and Lais Ribiero at Aventura Mall.
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 214

Episode 214 of SOCIAL Manny is here! It's been a busy February in Miami and Manny Hernandez has been out and about capturing it all. In this episode, Manny shoots the VIP opening of Art Wynwood, the New World Symphony's 30th Anniversary Gala, the Friends of Tel Aviv University Eight on 8 Recital Gala, Design on a Dime at the Moore Building, the 55th Coconut Grove Arts Festival breakfast kick off at the Ritz Carlton and the relaunch reception for Greenspoon Marder's Entertainment and Technology Division at Walter Grace Vintage in Wynwood.

Pictured: Nick Korniloff, Pamela Cohen and Joe Namath at the VIP opening of Art Wynwood
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 213

New month, new episode of SocialManny with Manny Hernandez. In this edition, Manny shoots the Jackson Health Foundation 2018 Golden Angels Centennial Gala at Soho Studios in Wynwood, the inauguration of Istituto Marangoni in the Miami Design District, the Latin Builder's Association Gala at the Loews Miami Beach, the Battioke 2018 benefiting Battier Take Charge Foundation at Ball and Chain in Little Havana, the Designing A Vision book event Nisi B Home in the Miami Design District, the opening of the Disney's The Lion Gate exhibit at the Miami Children's Museum, the Martell Miami Foundation luncheon at the Eden Roc and Randy Malcom's birthday party at Kiki on the River
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 212

In Episode 212 of Miami social photographer par excellence Manny Hernandez shoots the Splendor in the Garden at Fairchild Tropical Gardens, the 2018 YoungArts Backyard Ball, the Voices for Children Be A Voice Gala at Mandarin Oriental, the Men's Spring Summer 2018 collection preview at Louis Vuitton, Miami Design District, the Viacom NATPE party at PAMM, the 48th annual Three Kings Parade in Little Havana, the NATPE Brandon Tartikoff awards at the Fontainebleau and the opening of the Linda Farrow boutique at Bal Harbour Shops.

Pictured: Lian Machado and Ken Downing backstage at the Splendor in the Garden at Fairchild Tropical Gardens
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Social Manny: Episode 211

Manny Hernandez rounds out his year with coverage of Art Basel and more! Including: An Art Basel celebration at the home of Raul and Mily De Molina, the Art Nexus Basel party at East Brickell, the Art Nexus Basel party at East Brickell, the Lexus Whitewaller event at the Miami Beach Women's Club, Avant Gallery 10th Year Anniversary Celebration at Epic Hotel, ICBRKR launch hosted by 1-800-LUCKY in Wynwood, PAMM Miami Art Week party, Fight For Love at Komodo Lounge, Gilda Garza's "Fight For Love" at Komodo and the Clear Eye event in Wynwood
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SocialManny: Episode 210

In this action-packed edition of SocialManny by Manny Hernandez we are treated to the Intercontinental Make A Wish Ball, the Red Cross Spectrum luncheon, Women of Tomorrow's Rose Day, the Young Patronesses of the Opera's 62nd Annual Fundraising Gala 'A Tango Affair', the opening of the newly renovated Museum of Art Exhibit Gallery at the Miami Children's Museum, the opening exhibit and dinner for Frank Stella Experiment and Change at the NSU Art Museum Ft Lauderdale, the Fillmore Miami Beach 10th anniversary, Miami Symphony's MISO Chic at the Arsht Center, the 2017 Ft Lauderdale International Film Festival, and the opening of Le Pain Quotidian in Coconut Grove.
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 209

In our latest issue of Social Manny, Manny Hernandez was on hand at the Little Dreams Foundation event at the Faena Theater, Miami Childrens Health Foundations Diamond Ball, Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Florida 35th Anniversary Gala, Miami Style Stories with Elysze Held at Sak's Bal Harbour, the 30th Annual EV Clay/PRSA Miami Chapter Endowment Fund luncheon at the Rusty Pelican, the Louis XIII dinner at Faena, the 5th Latin Songwriter's La Musa Awards at the James L Knight Center, the Latin American Music Awards in Los Angeles and Spooky Empire in Orlando.

Pictured: Richard Dreyfuss at Spooky Empire in Orlando
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 208

Check out Episode 208 of Social Manny featuring the kick off cocktail for the American Red Cross Spectrum Awards at the Lily Pulitzer Boutique at Merrick Park, the Broadway Across America national tour opening night for On Your Feet at the Arsht Center, the opening of the AC Hotel in Aventura, Second Sundays roller dancing at Faena Forum and the kick off cocktail for the Make A Wish Ball at the Intercontinental Hotel.

Pictured: Adrienne Arsht, Jorge Plasencia and Bernie Yuman at the Broadway Across America national tour opening night for On Your Feet at the Arsht Center
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SOCIAL Manny: Episode 207

Social Manny is back in Miami after a quick jaunt to the Big Apple for the 32nd Annual Great Sports Legends Dinner To Benefit The Miami Project/Buoniconti Fund To Cure Paralysis, held at New York Hilton Midtown. In the Magic City, Manny Hernandez was on the scene at the Rhythm Foundation's 30th Kick Off at Pop Life Social at PAMM, and the 10th annual PAMM Corporate Luncheon, the 4th Annual Little Dreams Foundation Auditions at Estefan Kitchen, hosted by Phil & Orianne Collins, in the Design District, as well as Suzy Buckley's birthday dinner at Tatel at the Ritz Carlton South Beach.

Pictured: Daniela Swaebe, Jon Lin and Suzy Buckley-Woodward at Suzy's birthday dinner at Tatel at the Ritz Carlton South Beach
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SOCIALManny: Episode 206

July was jam-packed with events as you'll see in SOCIALManny: Episode 206. Manny Hernandez was on the scene for the Fairchild Garden Million Orchid Project in the Miami Design District; IRIE Weekend at the Miami Beach Golf Course; Jennifer Hudson at the Masterpass House at the W South Beach; the Boy and Girls Club Kendall Teen Center; the Magnus Sports event at Sea Spice on the Miami River; Irene Williams: Queen of Lincoln Road exhibit opening at the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU on Miami Beach; bikinis galore at SwimMiami and more...
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More Features:

 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 205 - Photos
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 204 - Part One
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 204 - Part Three
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 204 - Part Two
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 203
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 202 - Part One
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 202 - Part Two
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 201
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 200
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 199
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 198
 SOCIAL Manny: Miami Art Week 2016 - Part Two
 SOCIAL Manny: Miami Art Week 2016 - Part One
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 197
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 196
 Manny’s Memories of Charlie
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 195
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 194
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 193
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 192
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 191
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 190
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 189
 The Art of Fundraising - A Unique Approach
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 188
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 187
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 186
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 185
 SOCIAL Manny: Miami Art Week - Part Two
 SOCIAL Manny: Miami Art Week - Part One
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 184
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 183
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 182
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 181
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 180
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 179
 6080 Collins Avenue Beach House Launches
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 178
 SOCIAL Manny: Episode 177