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02 Mar 2017
Episode 10: Patricia Beltran

Episode 10: Patricia Beltran

Episode 10: Patricia Beltran Life is a fascinating and complex thing.  Your experiences shape who you are, and they will shape who you are going to be. As an artist, expanding your experiences opens your mind and sparks creativity.  For Patricia Beltran, life has taught her that being perfect is overrated.  It takes away from the enjoyment and the process.  As an artist, it’s difficult to walk away from one of your artworks that you believe could be perfected with […]

12 Jan 2017
08 Sep 2016
Podcast Episode 4 - Jonathan Ortiz-Smykla

Podcast Episode 4: Jonathan Ortiz-Smykla

Podcast Episode 4: Jonathan Ortiz-Smykla Show Notes: The Power of Creativity – Behind the Brand, episode with Sir Ken Robinson “You can be creative in anything… creativity is a function of intelligence.” What is imagination? The ability to bring things to mind that aren’t present. What is creativity? The process of having original ideas that have value Practical process of putting your imagination to work Applied imagination What is innovation? Putting original ideas into practice We are surrounded by human creativity It’s […]

07 Sep 2016

Florida Arts & Culture Marquee Events Sept 2016 – March 2017

Florida Arts & Culture Marquee Events The art scene in Florida is definitely booming!  Art fans can experience all kinds of art when the season comes in with a bunch of festivals and events taking place right here in our sunny state of Florida.  The result has been beautiful landscapes covered with art, bringing families out to enjoy the experience along with everything else each city has to offer. With staple events in Miami with Art Basel and the Wynwood scene, the SHINE festival […]

29 Jul 2016
Podcast Episode 3: Beju

Podcast Episode 3: Beju

Podcast Episode 3: Beju Beju is an artist and performer of all sorts who calls West Palm Beach home. His latest creation, Dudali, are PVC and Copper pipe sculptures that engage in conversations through body language. They can be found throughout Florida, Georgia, Italy, Luxembourg and France where Parisian Galerie de Medicis represents his artwork. Beju – http://www.lejobart.com/ Facebook Jukebox Dudali In “artwork”, there are two words. Art and work, and you can not dissociate them. ~5:40 Artist as an Entrepreneur […]

14 Jul 2016
Podcast Episode 2: Rolando Chang Barrero

Podcast Episode 2: Rolando Chang Barrero

Podcast Episode 2: Rolando Chang Barrero Today we meet with South Florida artist Rolando Chang Barrero. Discussion points: Rolando Chang Barrero ActivistArtistA Gallery Art Synergy PBC Rolando Chang Barrero Fine Art Boynton Beach Art District Roly on creating an art scene What is The Box Gallery? Craig McInnis Northwood Lot 23 Diane Arrieta Dana Donaty Cuban Culture What patriotism really means “We owe all of our life to being welcomed into this country” ~8:50 Elizabeth Stephens and Annie Sprinkle – Ecosexual Weddings […]

06 Jul 2016
Podcast Episode 1: Serafima Sokolov

Podcast Episode 1: Serafima Sokolov

Podcast Episode 1: Serafima Sokolov In the very first episode of the Vivid Arts Podcast, we meet with South Florida artist Serafima Sokolov. Discussion points: Who is Serafima Sokolov? Artist: Huong Peace and the Peace Mural Foundation Dust bowl & Great Depression http://www.history.com/topics/dust-bowl Title: Migrant Mother, Nipomo, California Rare colour photographs of the era that defined a generation Child Soilders “I needed to paint our ancestors to showcase that even now we can overcome.” -Serafima 15:05 Boynton Beach Art Distrcit KeroWACKED Golden […]