painting Florida's Highwaymen Painted Idealized Landscapes In Jim Crow South Copyright 2018 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/. JACKI LYDEN, HOST: And if you're just joining us, this is WEEKENDS on ALL THINGS CONSIDERED from NPR News. I'm Jacki Lyden. Work Of Florida's 'Highwaymen' Gets A New Life By Rob Goyanes • Jul 9, 2013 Florida’s natural world, like its social world, is of many minds: serene, clear, or bright one minute, then dark, indignant, or utterly furious the next. And sometimes it’s a quixotic mix. Check It Out: What Happens When An Inaugural Poet And A South Florida Painter Make Art Together By Marva Hinton • Jan 31, 2013 John Bailly A painter who lives in Miami and teaches at Florida International University has collaborated with inaugural poet Richard Blanco to create paintings based on his poetry.Their project, Place of Mind, will be exhibited in February in a New York gallery. The pieces were originally exhibited in 2007 at the main branch of the Miami-Dade Public Library.