The Miami Poetry Collective is a group of poets who’ve joined forces to encourage one another’s work and build up the Miami poetry scene in the process. The group’s membership ranges from nationally-acclaimed poets to literary unknowns, united by a common passion for poetic composition.
Three-dimensional artist Jerry Mischak touches on poignant social issues like poverty and homelessness with his experimental sculptures, which force the audience to question the world around them.
His exhibit at Wynwood Art Fair, called Homeless Is Where The Heart Is, involves Mischak and volunteers using raw materials like duct tape and plastic to create powerful compositions that engage the audience both visually and mentally.
Artists from the venerable street art brigade known as Primary Flight were among the first to set up shop in Miami’s then-unheard of Wynwood arts district. Here’s what the crew has in store for Wynwood Art Fair 2011.