Stories with 'O Miami' tag

Vizcaya Family Program: Poetry Workshop and Spoken Word Performance

Vizcaya and O, Miami are excited to have The Spoken Word Exchange for an afternoon of poetry writing and performance at Vizcaya! Work alongside each other in Vizcaya’s gardens to create poems that Arsimmer and Calvin Early, artists of The Spoken Word Exchange, will then perform.  During the first half of the program, Arsimmer and […]

/ April 2, 2019

RESCHEDULED – Field Day – 3rd Annual Day Of Thrones

We are tapping into nostalgia (and some of the best days of school) by hosting our own Field Day, minus the bullies and awkward adolescence.  Co-presented by O, Miami; Commissioner Ken Russell; and The New Tropic, Day of Thrones is an epic, team-competition battle of “field day”-style games mixed with nerdy brain games and poetry. […]

/ March 22, 2018

Beautiful words about the city we love

Just a few of our favorite words from a few of our favorite poets about our absolute favorite city — Miami.

/ April 7, 2017

All the best things to do during the O, Miami poetry festival

Poetry is cool already, but O, Miami makes it awesome. These are our fave events for O, Miami’s month of poetic shenanigans.

/ March 31, 2017

Miami’s homage to Bad Poetry Day

In honor of Bad Poetry Day, we asked for your best (worst) Miami poems and the submissions were brilliant and hilarious. Surprisingly, some of the poems were really good. Here are the highlights.

/ August 17, 2016

Video: Clear skies for poetry in Liberty City

You are like a cookie on my plate.

/ May 2, 2016

The minds behind O, Miami

If you unexpectedly encounter poetry this month — these people are partly to blame.

/ March 31, 2016

Things to do during O, Miami poetry festival

April is national poetry month, and Miami does it better than anywhere else. Plan ahead for a few of our favorite events from the more than 40 opportunities to get literary (and maybe a little lit) during O, Miami, one of our favorite times of year.

/ March 30, 2015

Finding food where you least expect it

Miami has a surprisingly strong flora game—including, to our great batido delight, an incredible variety of tropical edibles. We caught up with the folks behind Forager: A Subjective Guide to Miami’s Edible Plants, for a look at finding local food out in the world.

/ January 13, 2015

Miami Resolutions 2015: The Arts Community

We asked a bunch of interesting locals for their 2015 resolutions for Miami. Over the next week, we’ll share what they said in a few groups. Today we’re starting with a slice of the art community. How can we make Miami a creative, one-of-a-kind place for the arts this year?

/ January 7, 2015