“A game changer.” This Miami alternative arts non-profit is moving to Little River – Miami Herald | Candle Made Easy

Lorie Mertes, the executive director at arts organization Locust Projects, outside the group’s new location in Little River.

Lorie Mertes, executive director of arts organization Locust Projects, in front of the group’s new Little River location. Pedro Wazzan Courtesy of Locust Projects Locust Projects’ Design District site has seen it all over the past two decades: indoor pools with synchronized swimmers; earth dump truck; jackhammer floors; working kilns and a hanging garden. Miami’s … Read more

Locust Projects Announces New Warehouse Space in Miami’s Little River – Miami New Times | Candle Made Easy

Locust Projects Announces New Warehouse Space in Miami's Little River - Miami New Times

The first exhibition for Locust Projects in Miami, entitled Pigs and Lint, was inspired by a discovery West Charles, one of the founders of alternative art spaces, made after he was hired to fix his grandmother’s broken clothes dryer. Miami’s longest-standing nonprofit alternative art space is preparing to celebrate its 25th anniversary in 2023. With … Read more