The Artist Guru

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Vickie Pierre has been part of Miami’s art scene since the 90s when she moved here after graduating from the School of Visual Arts in New York City. She is a Haitian/American mixed media artist represented by renowned in galleries like Frederic Snitzer and Carl Hammer and her work has been showcased for years in museums across the country.

Watch her interview to hear her memories of the early days of the ArtCenter on Lincoln Road and the beginning of the Wynwood art scene when roosters could still be seen wandering the streets.

Watch the interview