Growlight: Design Discovery @ South Beach Registration is Open!
A+AH | Basel 2014 | Out now on the iBookstore!
CARTA Artist-in-Residence Xavier Cortada Unveils Environmental Art
Royal Caribbean Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Please Join Us For a Special Scholarship Fundraiser Event
Growlight: Design Discovery @ South Beach Registration is Open!
A+AH | Basel 2014 | Out now on the iBookstore!
CARTA Artist-in-Residence Xavier Cortada Unveils Environmental Art
Royal Caribbean Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Please Join Us For a Special Scholarship Fundraiser Event
Pritzker Architecture Prize to be bestowed at New World Center
The ceremony for architecture’s highest honor has been held at sites around the world — and now it’s Miami Beach’s turn. The Pritzker — the world’s premier prize for architecture — will be awarded in May at the New World Center in Miami Beach. It’s the first time it has been bestowed in the Miami […]
President Obama in town hall at MMC
What’s On Tap
Networking and happy for quality night of handcrafted beer and comfort food. Thursday, February 26, 2015 6:00pm – 8:00pm M.I.A. Brewing Company Taproom 10400 NW 33rd Street, Suite 150, Doral, FL 33172 Please RSVP to Ashley Garcia at or 305-348-4971 Free for Alumni Association members Non-members $15 (Cash only at the door)
2nd Annual Eco-Couture Recycled Fashion
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FIU-Creative Class Group Initiative
In support of CARTA 2020 and our engaged mission to use the power of architecture + the arts to create, innovate and inspire solutions to social, economic, and environmental problems, I am pleased to announce a partnership with Dr. Richard Florida and the Creative Class Group and the launch of the FIU-Miami Creative City Initiative…
This edition of MB Culture features host Ileana Bravo as she takes viewers inside THE MIAMI BEACH URBAN STUDIOS, a “hidden gem on Miami Beach where FIU students are creating art and perhaps even architectural designs of the future!”
Donors’ Gift Creates Student Philanthropists
This past summer, retired financial executive and current FIU student at BBC, Herb Gruber, along with his partner Donna Lee Steffens (FIU ’06), offered to award a $25,000 grant to a local non-profit to be chosen by FIU students enrolled in a philanthropy-themed course.
FIU School of Architecture Career Fair on March 25th!
The Florida International University School of Architecture is pleased to invite firms to participate in the Spring 2015 Career Fair, which will occur on Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 from 10:00AM to 2:00PM. This event provides a wonderful opportunity for local and national firms to recruit the superior students of the FIU Masters of Architecture, Masters of […]
New Music Miami Festival Marks Its 19th Season with Artistic Diversity
The New Music Miami ISCM Festival welcomes a variety of innovative and well-known composers and performers from all over the globe in celebration of its 19th successful season in South Florida.
Xavier Cortada’s Ice painting featured in American Art, the Smithsonian Institution journal
In 2007 the Miami-based artist Xavier Cortada produced Astrid, a small abstract painting consisting of liquid splotches of blue pigment in a grainy, grayish-white field on paper (fig. 1). The work recalls postwar expressionism of the New York School or later post-painterly abstraction, but such associations only scratch the surface of the picture’s meaning. The more […]
FIU students seek flooding solutions if sea level rises throughout Miami-Dade County
Miami 2100: Envisioning a Resilient Second Century, is an exhibition about planning for climate change and sea level rise in Greater Miami, which will be on display at the Coral Gables Museum through March 1. Visitors will find various small plexiglass models, info-graphics and an interactive wall with video clips among other displays. The centerpiece […]
Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center
Spring 2015 Calendar
FIU Shines at AIA Miami Awards!
FIU’s School of Architecture was recognized for various achievements at the 60th Annual AIA Miami Design Awards Gala on Friday, November 7th, which was held at the historic Alfred I. DuPont Building in Downtown Miami.
ARTS@FIU Expands Creativity in Miami-Dade Public Schools
The story was posted by FIU Student Media Staff Writer Samantha Davis and is available by clicking here. On Tuesday, Nov. 4, teachers from all over Miami-Dade County flocked to the Wertheim Performing Arts Center for one of the biggest art events of the year. ARTS@FIU was a professional development day for any and all […]
Science Up Close: Accelerating Our Understanding of Particle Physics
Featuring Dr. Pete Markowitz, Professor at Florida International University With Special Guest Xavier Cortada, Artist-in-Residence at Florida International University’s College of Architecture + The Arts and Creator of the CERN banners Do you want to unlock the secrets of the universe? Then particle physics is for you. Today we know more about our universe and the […]


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FIU | College of Architecture + The Arts

The College of Architecture + The Arts engages our local and global communities by deploying the power of architecture + the arts to createinnovate, and inspire solutions to social, economic, and environmental problems. Offering 9 graduate and 8 undergraduate degrees within 7 academic departments, our more than 2,500 majors have the unique experience working with our award-winning faculty, in nationally ranked programs, in the heart of Miami — one of the country’s most vibrant, diverse, and creative cities!