sculpture http://blog.wlrn.org en A Gun-Toting Mother Teresa Heralds Art Week In Downtown Miami http://blog.wlrn.org/post/gun-toting-mother-teresa-heralds-art-week-downtown-miami <p>What if Mother Teresa had been a war-maker instead of a missionary? What if Gandhi employed violence instead of civil disobedience? Those are some of the questions begged by the exhibit <a href="http://www.dwntwnartdays.com/event_page.php?id=677" target="_blank">WAR to WAR</a> in Bayfront Park.</p><p>The exhibit features not only historical figures known for their humanitarian work, but also artists, entertainers and sports stars. All the figures stand at an imposing, larger-than-life height, and all are flaunting massive firearms.</p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 11:16:29 +0000 Arianna Prothero 24577 at http://blog.wlrn.org A Gun-Toting Mother Teresa Heralds Art Week In Downtown Miami Miami Beach Botanical Garden Transformed Into African 'Sculpture Park' http://blog.wlrn.org/post/miami-beach-botanical-garden-transformed-african-sculpture-park <p></p><p>Sculpting is a family affair for Zimbabwe based artist Brian Nyanhongo and his siblings. He's one of 19 kids, eight of whom followed in their dad's footsteps and became Shona sculptors. Several works from the Nyanhongo family are currently on display at the <a href="http://mbgarden.org/" target="_blank">Miami Beach Botanical Gardens</a>.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Arianna Prothero 16895 at http://blog.wlrn.org Miami Beach Botanical Garden Transformed Into African 'Sculpture Park'