Tag : Miami

08 Jun 2017
Episode 17: Ivan Roque

Episode 17: Ivan Roque

Episode 17: Ivan Roque The life of an artist is often an interesting one.  Artists openly express themselves to the world for a living.  It’s often an arduous and humbling journey, but it may yield appreciation, recognition and eventually to a lucky few, fortune.  The profession takes passion and a deep dedication for what you do, in addition to talent and business sense. And Ivan Roque, the Miami native born to Cuban refugees who swam their way to America, is no […]

06 Jun 2016

Artist Spotlight: Kazilla

Artist Spotlight: Kazilla From the state of New Mexico, Kazilla is a contemporary urban artist known for her murals emblazoned with majestic objects of beauty: such as women, animals and nature. She incorporates organic shapes and figures in her work, mostly in the form of geometric patterns on surreal landscapes that complement her use of vivid and vibrant colors. Upon moving to Florida to complete her degree at the Art Institute in Fort Lauderdale and further her career as an artist, […]

25 Apr 2016
Featured Photographer: Miami Native Jonathan Brooks

Photographer Spotlight: Miami Native Jonathan Brooks

Featured Photographer: Miami Native Jonathan Brooks Born in the sunny metropolis of Miami, Brooks’ work has been exhibited in his birthplace, NYC, Amsterdam, France, Germany, and the UK. In June, Brooks attended Creative Capital Foundation’s Professional Development Program Workshop, a partnership with the Florida Department of Cultural Affairs and FSU. The foundation began as an initiative of the Andy Warhol Foundation and invests in artists who shape the future. It was funded by The National Endowment for the Arts. His work […]