Unity is a sculpture that is inaccessible due to it being on Dade County Public School property, which also speaks somewhat of the nature of these times we are in. Regarding the school, the artist notes that “Arthur and Polly Mays Conservatory of the Arts (11700 SW 216 Street) is a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary visual and performing arts program designed to encourage excellence in the development of artistically gifted students grades 6-12.”
Ralph Provisero is a contemporary American artist whose works have been exhibited in museums, galleries, and public spaces in North America and Europe, including as part of collections like the University of Miami’s Lowe Art Museum, among others. He received an MFA from the University of Miami School of Art and Art History, as well as a BFA from Kansas City Art Institute. In 2015, he exhibited “Bits and Pieces” at Bridge Red Studios in Miami.