the arts http://blog.wlrn.org en Public Art Project Piano Goes Missing In Himmarshee http://blog.wlrn.org/post/public-art-project-piano-goes-missing-himmarshee <p>Richard Vergez is one of the local artists who contributed to the <a href="https://www.facebook.com/FTLPlayYourCity">Fort Lauderdale Play Your City</a>, a public art installation project in which pianos are artfully stationed around downtown Fort Lauderdale. The idea is to invite residents to play the keyboards. Play, but, not get too carried away, is the core idea.</p> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 10:30:00 +0000 Andrea Richard 15141 at http://blog.wlrn.org Public Art Project Piano Goes Missing In Himmarshee South Florida Artists Squeezed Out Of Local Galleries and Museums http://blog.wlrn.org/post/south-florida-artists-squeezed-out-local-galleries-and-museums <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When Art Basel came to Miami Beach in 2002, I couldn’t have been happier. I was about to graduate from the </span><a href="http://www.mica.edu/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Maryland Institute College of Art</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and had plans to return to Florida. It seemed this was the place to be – outside of New York, that is. Over the years, Art Basel has grown, with satellite shows and pop-up galleries expanding throughout Miami.</span></p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 18:01:51 +0000 Marcus Bickler 11100 at http://blog.wlrn.org South Florida Artists Squeezed Out Of Local Galleries and Museums