Boynton Beach http://blog.wlrn.org en Boynton Beach's Growing Arts Scene Keeps Things "Fresh And Green" http://blog.wlrn.org/post/boynton-beachs-growing-arts-scene-keeps-things-fresh-and-green <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As one of the key players behind the up-and-coming Boynton Beach Art District (BBAD), artist and gallery owner Rolando Chang&nbsp;</span>Barrero<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is getting no down time during South Florida's "off season."&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Barrero</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;is among the region's year-round residents who stick it out during the slow, sultry months to ensure his pet projects make it through to grow another season.</span></p> Tue, 14 May 2013 10:30:00 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 13969 at http://blog.wlrn.org Boynton Beach's Growing Arts Scene Keeps Things "Fresh And Green" Yes, Art Abounds North Of Wynwood http://blog.wlrn.org/post/yes-art-abounds-north-wynwood <p><span style="line-height: 1.5; ">Last week's </span><a href="http://www.theonion.com/articles/obama-speechwriters-unsure-how-theyd-praise-fort-l,32364/?ref=auto" style="line-height: 1.5; " target="_blank">satirical Fort Lauderdale slam</a><span style="line-height: 1.5; "> by </span><em style="line-height: 1.5; ">The Onion</em><span style="line-height: 1.5; "> claimed the city&nbsp;“lacks any kind of cultural depth," something </span><a href="http://wlrn.org/post/fort-lauderdale-mayor-onion-did-not-make-me-cry" style="line-height: 1.5; ">hotly disputed by locals</a><span style="line-height: Mon, 13 May 2013 11:01:00 +0000 Andrea Richard 13859 at http://blog.wlrn.org Yes, Art Abounds North Of Wynwood Miami Artist Who Faced Censorship In Pembroke Pines Moves Sex Exploitation Statement to Boynton http://blog.wlrn.org/post/miami-artist-who-faced-censorship-pembroke-pines-moves-sex-exploitation-statement-boynton <p>South Florida artist <a href="http://www.virginiaerdie.com/" target="_blank">Virginia Erdie</a>&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">strives to be "a little bit of an activist" with her work. It's fitting, then, that her art has ruffled a few feathers along the way. Her next major installation </span>almost didn't see the light of day.</p> Tue, 26 Mar 2013 14:01:50 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 11301 at http://blog.wlrn.org Miami Artist Who Faced Censorship In Pembroke Pines Moves Sex Exploitation Statement to Boynton KeroWACKED Multimedia Festival Is Sunday In Palm Beach County's "Art Mecca" http://blog.wlrn.org/post/kerowacked-multimedia-festival-sunday-palm-beach-countys-art-mecca <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rolando Chang </span>Barrero<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;is floored by what is happening in the <a href="http://www.boynton-beach.org/government/departments/public_art/neighborhood_art_district.html">Boynton Beach Arts District</a>, and that's a good thing.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"There is a <em>lot</em> going on," Barrero said. </span></p> Tue, 12 Feb 2013 21:00:00 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 9255 at http://blog.wlrn.org KeroWACKED Multimedia Festival Is Sunday In Palm Beach County's "Art Mecca"