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FIU UNTITLED Art Talks | “Art Fairs: It’s Not Just About the Money” on Sep 15
The FIU College of Architecture + The Arts, along with Helmut Schuster (owner of Gallery Schuster in Berlin, Miami, and Potsdam) and Jeff Lawson of UNTITLED Art Fair, announce the second event for FIU UNTITLED ART TALKS.
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‘Stadtluft Macht Frei’ and ‘Still’ Draw Huge Gathering on Opening Night
The opening reception for Stadtluft Macht Frei (Urban Air Makes You Free) and Still drew a large crowd at the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum on Wednesday, September 10th. In attendance were many FIU College of Architecture + The Arts faculty and friends, including CARTA Dean Brian Schriner and CARTA Senior Associate Dean Adam […]
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Howard Miller Named CARTA Interim Director of Strategic Planning and Communication
On Wednesday, September 3rd, Mr. Howard Miller was named the College of Architecture + The Arts’ Interim Director of Strategic Planning and Communication. Mr. Miller brings with him unique qualifications, professional experience, and a proven track record as a fundraiser and communication professional. His primary functions will be to proactively support the implementation of CARTA […]
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Artist-In-Residence Xavier Cortada engages FIU students in FLOR500
Xavier Cortada, College of Architecture + The Arts Artist-in-Residence will celebrate FLOR500 on August 28th at the FIU Graham Center Art Gallery. FLOR500 is a participatory art, nature, and history project created by the Miami artist to commemorate Florida’s quincentennial in 2013. The project marks the important moment when the history of Florida changed forever, and it gives us a glimpse […]
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CARTA Department has a New Name!
As of July 2014, the FIU Department of Landscape Architecture will be known the Department of Landscape Architecture + Environmental and Urban Design (LA+EUD). “The words ‘Environment’ and ‘Urbanism’ communicate our focus and our program’s recognized body of work, curriculum, scholarship, research and creative activity,” said Roberto Rovira, Chair.
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FIU UNTITLED Art Talks | “Art Fairs: It’s Not Just About the Money” on Sep 15
The FIU College of Architecture + The Arts, along with Helmut Schuster (owner of Gallery Schuster in Berlin, Miami, and Potsdam) and Jeff Lawson of UNTITLED Art Fair, announce the second event for FIU UNTITLED ART TALKS.
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‘Stadtluft Macht Frei’ and ‘Still’ Draw Huge Gathering on Opening Night
The opening reception for Stadtluft Macht Frei (Urban Air Makes You Free) and Still drew a large crowd at the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum on Wednesday, September 10th. In attendance were many FIU College of Architecture + The Arts faculty and friends, including CARTA Dean Brian Schriner and CARTA Senior Associate Dean Adam […]
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Howard Miller Named CARTA Interim Director of Strategic Planning and Communication
On Wednesday, September 3rd, Mr. Howard Miller was named the College of Architecture + The Arts’ Interim Director of Strategic Planning and Communication. Mr. Miller brings with him unique qualifications, professional experience, and a proven track record as a fundraiser and communication professional. His primary functions will be to proactively support the implementation of CARTA […]
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Artist-In-Residence Xavier Cortada engages FIU students in FLOR500
Xavier Cortada, College of Architecture + The Arts Artist-in-Residence will celebrate FLOR500 on August 28th at the FIU Graham Center Art Gallery. FLOR500 is a participatory art, nature, and history project created by the Miami artist to commemorate Florida’s quincentennial in 2013. The project marks the important moment when the history of Florida changed forever, and it gives us a glimpse […]
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CARTA Department has a New Name!
As of July 2014, the FIU Department of Landscape Architecture will be known the Department of Landscape Architecture + Environmental and Urban Design (LA+EUD). “The words ‘Environment’ and ‘Urbanism’ communicate our focus and our program’s recognized body of work, curriculum, scholarship, research and creative activity,” said Roberto Rovira, Chair.
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Department of Architecture’s I-CAVE
The Department of Architecture’s Dr. Winifred Newman (Associate Professor and Director of Advanced Studies) is leading a team of seven FIU faculty members designing and developing a new Virtual Reality (VR) system on campus. The new instrument is called the I-CAVE (Integrated – Computer Augmented Virtual Environment). The FIU School of Architecture and School of […]
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Festival of the Trees on Thurs, November 20th!
The 28th Annual Festival of the Trees will take place on Thursday, November 20th at 6:30PM at the Coral Gables Country Club: 997 North Greenway Drive, Miami, FL 33134. Tickets will go on sale in mid-September.
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Orlando Garcia Joins Miami Beach Urban Studios
Miami Beach Urban Studios is thrilled to announce that former Director of the School of Music, Dr. Orlando Garcia, is moving out to Miami Beach to join the Urban Studios as our Composer-in-Residence!
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CARTA featured in Miami Today
To help them take advantage of opportunities in Miami’s film industry, local universities are increasingly surviving to give students real-world experience.
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FIU College of Architecture + The Arts Names Miami Beach Urban Studios Leadership Advisory Board
MIAMI – July 16, 2014 – John Stuart, AIA, Associate Dean for Cultural and Community Engagement and Executive Director of the FIU College of Architecture + The Arts Miami Beach Urban Studios, is proud to announce the members of the inaugural 2014–15 Miami Beach Urban Studios Leadership Advisory Board.
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In the Key of the Sea – A life aquatic with Be-bob Grabowski
Before he started playing jazz in the smoky dives of South Florida, Robert “Be-bob” Grabowski was leading dives off the tranquil waters of Key Largo. In fact, the genial, bearded bassist and educator has spent a good deal of his life on or under the ocean waves. The “life aquatic” has influenced Grabowski’s aesthetic as […]
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FIU on South Beach
FIU is making a splash in South Beach with an expanding collection of educational and art spaces along Washington Avenue. Read more at magazine.fiu.edu
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Liliana Korn Custy ’09 Spoke at 2014 NAHB International Builders Show in Las Vegas
Korn Interior Design award winning principal, and the co-chair to Florida Atlantic Building Association Luxury Council, Liliana Korn Custy, will be a guest speaker for the third year in a row at this year’s International National Homebuilders Association (NAHB) Builder Show (IBS) during the International Design & Construction Week in Las Vegas NV, February 4, […]
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FIU Research
As South Florida’s only public research university, we are proud of our record of service to the South Florida community and to our students. Our 2010-2015 Worlds Ahead strategic plan calls for us to build on our faculty’s research and creative energies to form a strong foundation for competitiveness in the twenty-first century knowledge economy, […]
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Six Components (and a handful of screws) Design Challenge
The Wolfsonian-FIU would like to congratulate Gelpi Projects (Nick Gelpi, Julia Sarduy, Claudia Fernandez, and Monica Cordera) on the winning design as part of our Six Components Table Design Challenge! The challenge was to design a table for the Wolfsonian lobby that would foster community engagement, while allowing visitors to spend time with and enjoy […]
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FIU & Miami-Dade County Lease Coconut Grove Playhouse From Fla.
COCONUT GROVE (CBSMiami) — Florida International University and Miami-Dade County  have leased the Coconut Grove Playhouse from the state of Florida in a move to help renew the site. The 50-year lease agreement allows the county and FIU to move ahead with plans to return great theater to Coconut Grove.
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YoungArts Week brings top teen talent to Miami for world-class mentoring
Melanie Ramos has just finished a technically flawless run-through of the dance solo she’ll perform for an audience of arts world luminaries when she finds herself locked in an unexpected struggle with her mentor: Determined to elicit more expressiveness from the 18-year-old, former Alvin Ailey dancer Aubrey Lynch II grabs her wrists and shoves.
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Royal Caribbean to train, house performers at FIU
Aerialists, dancers and other performers for Royal Caribbean Cruises ships will train — and live — at Florida International University’s Biscayne Bay campus as part of a partnership announced Wednesday by the university and cruise ship company.
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Knight Foundation Challenge Grant
The College of Architecture + The Arts (CARTA) and CARTA Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Adam Drisin have been awarded a 2013 Knight Foundation Challenge Grant
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CARTA Sweeps AIA-Miami Awards!
Winning awards for Best Student Design Project with a focus on Planning & Urban Design, Student of The Year, and Best Student Design Project

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