Miami artists http://blog.wlrn.org en DJ Le Spam Tries To "Preserve The Art Of Analog" http://blog.wlrn.org/post/dj-le-spam-tries-preserve-art-analog <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Andrew Yeomanson, also known as DJ Le Spam of the Spam Allstars, is looking to preserve the art of analog recording at his studio in North Miami. At City of Progress Studios,&nbsp;Yeomanson not only records bands on vintage equipment -- like Hammond B-3 organs and MCI tape machines -- but transfers digitizes all the audio.</p><p>His project earned him a spot as a finalist for this year's Knight Arts Challenge.</p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:21:54 +0000 Bernard Hacker 34135 at http://blog.wlrn.org DJ Le Spam Tries To "Preserve The Art Of Analog" Electro-Fractal Artist Paints At The Intersection Of Art And Science http://blog.wlrn.org/post/electro-fractal-artist-paints-intersection-art-and-science <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Cory Hunter slowly drags the tip of a metal rod across a cardboard canvas. Long, branching patterns emerge on the surface as sparks of electricity flare out.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hunter studied chemical engineering at the University of Florida, but now he's an artist who paints with high-voltage electricity.</span></p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 12:16:12 +0000 Selima Hussain 33344 at http://blog.wlrn.org Electro-Fractal Artist Paints At The Intersection Of Art And Science Now You See It, Now You Don’t: Wynwood’s Evolving Street Art http://blog.wlrn.org/post/now-you-see-it-now-you-don-t-wynwood-s-evolving-street-art <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">If you’ve wandered around </span>Wynwood<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, chances are you’ve noticed all the murals. And if you wander around there months later, you'll probably notice a lot of them are gone.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">And when Art Basel comes around, </span>Wynwood<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is like a whole new place.</span><br /><br />“It’s temporary. It’s just for the moment just so you can feel it and breathe it and do it and then you let it go,” muralist Kazilla says.</p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:12:09 +0000 Julia Duba 24493 at http://blog.wlrn.org Now You See It, Now You Don’t: Wynwood’s Evolving Street Art Miami Muralist's Walls Brighten Art Week With Local Color http://blog.wlrn.org/post/miami-muralists-walls-brighten-art-week-local-color <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Art Basel Miami Beach begins Thursday, and although the fair brings in outside art for exhibits <a href="http://wlrn.org/post/south-florida-artists-squeezed-out-local-galleries-and-museums" target="_blank">not always open to local talent</a>, Miami artist <a href="http://www.daveldesigns.com/" target="_blank">David Lavernia</a>&nbsp;is looking forward to it.<br /><br />"This is like Christmas for every artist in Miami," Lavernia, 27, says. "Your mind will be blown by all the amazing work you're seeing."<br /> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 03:33:11 +0000 Jessica Meszaros 24504 at http://blog.wlrn.org Miami Muralist's Walls Brighten Art Week With Local Color For Inspiration, Everglades National Park Inserts Artists Deep In The Swamps http://blog.wlrn.org/post/inspiration-everglades-national-park-inserts-artists-deep-swamps <p>Discussions of South Florida artist enclaves and art incubators typically reference places like Wynwood in Miami, FAT Village in Fort Lauderdale, or downtown Boynton Beach. Rarely do the Everglades enter into the conversation.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://airie.org/" target="_blank">Artists in Residence in the Everglades</a> (</span>AIRIE<span style="line-height: 1.5;">) could change that.&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 15:00:00 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 11615 at http://blog.wlrn.org For Inspiration, Everglades National Park Inserts Artists Deep In The Swamps