A Time of Hard Edge

Joseph Kyle Joseph Kyle Radiance Diptych 96 x 72 in. 2003 The piece above by Joseph Kyle is hot with kinetic energy. His work can be found at Elan Fine Art. https://elanfineart.ca/ I discovered Joe Kyle when I spent a year studying at the Victoria College of Art. He had been the director long before […]

Miami Design District

Midtown Miami has four distinct neighborhoods.  Two of these are very different creative destinations:  Wynwood and the Design District. We headed to the Miami Design District, en route to the Institute of Contemporary Art.  It was a surprise.  We had intended to stroll through the district en route to Big Art.  We ended up spending the […]

Miami & No Man’s Land

The Rubell Family Collection First of all, it’s a perfect adaptation.  The Rubell building.  It’s impressive. The Rubell Family Collection is housed in a re-purposed Drug Enforcement Agency for confiscated goods facility.  It’s located in a humble area of Miami, just on the fringes of the vibrant Wynwood Art District. Opened in 1997, the museum […]

Beatrix Malhazes at the Perez Art Museum

Beatrix Malhazes’ major retrospective at the Perez Art Museum in Miami was a joy.  I saw this following an afternoon in Wynwood, Miami’s vibrant art district. The pieces are very large, many over 200 cm.  I feel under the spell of her work.  And its gorgeous! Here method of painting is fascinating, a bit like […]


Wynwood Arts District Wynwood by numbers:  70 galleries, 5  museums, 3 collections, 7 art complexes, 12 art studios, 5 art fairs. Here’s a sample of street art in the district.  Inside the buildings is more art than you can shake a stick at.             Welcome