Posts tagged with: "Xavier Cortada"

FIU volunteers join Comcast to beautify Sweetwater Elementary

FIU volunteers join Comcast to beautify Sweetwater Elementary

In partnership with Comcast for the nation-wide volunteer event—Comcast Cares Day— FIU’s Frost Art Museum, the Office of Engagement and […]

FIU student and City of Hialeah Emlpoyee Yordano Nicle observes Cortrada's Littorial Creatures Paintings

Artist-in-Residence brings climate change talks to Hialeah

  With climate change conversations under way at the COP 21 Paris Talks, the discussion on global climate change may […]

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Artist-in-residence Xavier Cortada creates art for Miami Beach Centennial

In honor of Miami Beach’s centennial anniversary, FIU’s College of Architecture + The Arts (CARTA) artist-in-residence Xavier Cortada unveiled a […]

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"Diatoms-Silica" (2015) by Xavier Cortada, FIU Artist In Residence in the College of Architecture + The Arts.  The pieces are made of glazed porcelain and rest on glass mosaic tiles.

Exploring Florida’s algae at the Frost Art Museum

Algae. To some, that word might conjure unpleasant images of an algal bloom in a lake or an infestation inside […]

TEDxFIU: The art of the God particle

TEDxFIU: The art of the God particle

Pete E.C. Markowitz is a physicist with expertise in the electromagnetic production of quarks (especially strange quarks), exotic forms of […]

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As sequester hits, FIU on the scene in D.C.

As sequester hits, FIU on the scene in D.C.

With sequestration of the entire federal budget hitting today, FIU and its advocates were advocating in full force to protect […]

Native Flags project reaches 336 Miami-Dade Public Schools

Native Flags project reaches 336 Miami-Dade Public Schools

On April 10, Xavier Cortada, director and artist-in-residence of FIU’s College of Architecture + The Arts Office of Engaged Creativity, […]

Participatory art project to celebrate Florida’s 500th anniversary

Participatory art project to celebrate Florida’s 500th anniversary

Four hundred and ninety-nine years ago, while Spain and its colonies celebrated Pascua Florida (“Festival of Flowers” in honor of the Easter […]

Welcome to the neighborhood

Welcome to the neighborhood

Everyone is all smiles at the official ribbon-cutting ceremony for the College of Architecture + The Arts Miami Beach Urban […]

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FIU students to perform ‘Body and Sold’ at International Youth Arts Festival in Great Britain

FIU theater students are in the United Kingdom this week to perform Body and Sold, a play about modern-day human […]

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Miami Artist Xavier Cortada joins FIU’s College of Architecture + The Arts at Lincoln Road

Miami Artist Xavier Cortada joins FIU’s College of Architecture + The Arts at Lincoln Road

Miami artist Xavier Cortada will serve as founding director of the Office of Engaged Teaching, Scholarship, and Creative Activities (ETSCA) […]

Students unveil Aesthetics & Values exhibit at The Frost

The exhibit will be on view through April 18 By Sissi Aguila ’99, MA ’08 Miriam Blasco Turrion is a […]

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Honors College’s 2010 Aesthetics & Values exhibit on view at the Frost

The exhibit examines the vital role visual art plays in the social and cultural dialogue surrounding controversial issues. FIU Honors […]

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