Social media, email, text, IM and jumping on a quick call with someone is all well and good when you need to make a brief introduction or follow up on a pressing issue but there’s nothing like getting together in real life. Next time you find yourself trying to “stay in touch” with loved ones, professional contacts and associates of years past, aim instead to schedule a lunch, brunch, happy hour or dinner with them. You may create a unique opportunity and experience something that technology will never be able to fully replicate: An IRL connection.
Inspired by visionary artist Antuan Rodriguez’s Water Codes collection, this editorial invites you to immerse yourself in a world where the human body forms a profound connection with our most precious element. Through this fusion, we celebrate the essence of life itself.
From watercolors and sketches to out-of-this-world sculptures and societal statements, the South Florida artists we’ve gathered can be found in the collections of some of the world’s most discerning art aficionados.