The Alchemist Art Café, which will also be selling pieces from the Keith Haring Foundation, prints from the artist André Saraiva, and skateboard decks (also from Futura), is located adjacent to Colette's Sara Andelman’s temporary market “Hello Miami,” which includes a number of art-retail ideas come to life.
Yet Roma Cohen has often bolstered and complemented Alchemist’s core offering with a number of innovative experiential activations, including the permitting of his store—located at 1111 Lincoln Road, the hyper-modern parking garage in Miami Beach—as a sort of modular retail experimentation platform.
Alchemist Art Café—a one week pop-up coffee shop from Miami Beach’s Alchemist label—opens today in Miami’s Design District, just in time for the inflow of Art Basel crowds. (The exact address is 172 NE 40th Street.
Alchemist, run by Roma and Erika Cohen, has transformed over the past few years from being one of the Miami area’s leading multi-brand boutiques to becoming its own global fashion label (a rarity in the 305).