Rising Tide http://blog.wlrn.org en Rising Tide: Producer http://blog.wlrn.org/post/rising-tide-producer <p><em><strong>Andrew Hevia</strong></em> is a filmmaker from Miami. His films have been screened at festivals world wide, on the internet and on televisions across the country. Rising Tide is his first feature length documentary. He studied visual arts at the acclaimed New World School of the Arts, where he made experimental films and several narrative shorts. Tue, 13 Nov 2012 21:49:39 +0000 WLRN Staff 4615 at http://blog.wlrn.org Rising Tide: Producer Rising Tide: Featured Artists http://blog.wlrn.org/post/rising-tide-featured-artists <p><em><strong>Rising Tide: A Story of Miami Artists</strong></em> documentary features&nbsp; seven visual&nbsp; artists including:&nbsp; <em>Jen Stark</em>, the&nbsp; artist who burst onto the art scene with her meticulously crafted paper sculptures; <em>Venessa Monokian</em>,&nbsp; a photographer and&nbsp; microsculptor whose carefully constructed video works are enigmatic and mesmerizing while her small scale sculptures are playful and inviting; <em>Justin Long</em> and <em>‘Meatball Lorie’</em> , an art duo called <em>“Funner Projects”</em> who have built a 14 foot&nbsp; mechanized crossbo Tue, 13 Nov 2012 21:00:17 +0000 WLRN Staff 4607 at http://blog.wlrn.org Rising Tide: Featured Artists VIDEO: Giant Slingshots, 2x4's, And Funner Projects http://blog.wlrn.org/post/video-giant-slingshots-2x4s-and-funner-projects <p>Ladies and gentlemen: we introduce you to the&nbsp;<a href="http://funnerprojects.com" target="_blank">Funner&nbsp;Projects</a>. &nbsp;With a unique take on blending art, entertainment, and interactivity, this Miami duo is definitely in a class of their own.</p><p>The following segment is taken from the upcoming WLRN documentary <a href="http://wlrn.org/topic/rising-tide-story-miami-artists">Rising Tide: A Story of Miami Artists, </a>premiering Wednesday, November 14 at 8:00pm on WLRN channel 17.</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=09d1_1XXUz4</p> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 15:55:26 +0000 WLRN Staff 4339 at http://blog.wlrn.org VIDEO: Giant Slingshots, 2x4's, And Funner Projects VIDEO: Kaleidescopes, Paper Sculptures, and Choosing To Stay In Miami http://blog.wlrn.org/post/video-kaleidescopes-paper-sculptures-and-choosing-stay-miami <p></p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px; ">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Sp-9YnBWlE</p> Wed, 31 Oct 2012 14:35:18 +0000 Daniel Rivero 3858 at http://blog.wlrn.org VIDEO: Kaleidescopes, Paper Sculptures, and Choosing To Stay In Miami VIDEO: How A Miami Arts Lover Becomes An Artist http://blog.wlrn.org/post/video-how-miami-arts-lover-becomes-artist <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tZ2KwvlSUSM</p><p>Here is an exclusive teaser of our newest documentary <a href="http://wlrn.org/post/rising-tide-story-miami-artists" target="_blank">Rising Tide: A Story of Miami Artists</a> with local artist <a href="http://www.monokian.com" target="_blank">Venessa Monokian</a>.&nbsp; She was an artist in residence with the <a href="http://www.artcentersf.org/" target="_blank">ArtCenter/South Florida</a> on Lincoln Road in Miami Beach when we caught up with her before Art Basel 2011.</p> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 18:42:46 +0000 WLRN Staff 3622 at http://blog.wlrn.org VIDEO: How A Miami Arts Lover Becomes An Artist Rising Tide: A Story of Miami Artists http://blog.wlrn.org/post/rising-tide-story-miami-artists <p style="margin-left:.5in;"><em>Premiering November 14 at 8:00pm on WLRN channel 17</em></p><p style="margin-left:.5in;"><strong>Rising Tide: A Story of Miami Artists</strong> is a documentary about seven young exceptionally talented visual artists who live and work in Miami, a city that is in the middle of a cultural explosion. The program takes viewers inside the working worlds of these uniquely creative people, at the same time giving insight into the history and trajectory of Miami’s own recent creative development.</p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 20:21:42 +0000 WLRN Staff 3402 at http://blog.wlrn.org Rising Tide: A Story of Miami Artists