Whether it’s a 100-petal centifolia rose that only blooms once in a blue moon or the thornless hybrid gallica flower, roses are unique and exquisite gifts of nature. With their rich and vibrant colors and enchanting aromas, roses have always been the traditional flower of love. For nearly a quarter of a century, Osoria’s watchful eyes have ensured that thousands of them have graced boudoirs and bloomed into their true beauty around the world. And to ensure his goal is met year after year, he travels to rose farms abroad in countries like Colombia, Ecuador, Costa Rica and Mexico to meet with farmers, inspect blossoms and grant his seal of approval before each little flower makes its enchanted journey from the farm to a vase near you. “A flower is not a flower unless I say so,” says Osoria. And nothing says love like a dozen roses.
Highlighted by one of the most tragic tenor arias of all time “Vesti la giubba,” the original “Tears of a Clown,” Florida Grand Opera’s presentation of Ruggero Leoncavallo’s I pagliacci is a not-to-be missed tour de force.
Step into a world where interior and exterior spaces meld to create a harmonious symphony of design, architecture and functional aesthetics that redefines spaces and leaves a lasting impact. Introducing a curated collection of DESIGN MINDS — industry leaders from some of South Florida’s top design firms who showcase their sources of inspiration and secrets to success.