2021 news

January 2021

  • Xavier Cortada’s Images of Constitutional Rights

March 2021

  • Mayor Levine Cava taps Cortada to create collaborative art
  • Native Flags at the Community Resilience Pod by Arsht-Rock
  • Global Week with Hemispheric Universities
  • UM Excellence in Civic Engagement Faculty Award

April 2021

  • Cortada collaborates with Arsht-Rockefeller on resilience efforts
  • Coral Gables Museum Exhibit features Cortada’s 1998 Intl AIDs Conference mural until July 18
  • Solo exhibit at University of Miami Wynwood Gallery: “15 Years of Reclamation Project” opens May 8
  • FIU Stronger Together: Interprofessional and Cross Disciplinary Collaboration and more…

may 2021

  • Environmental Law Institute Honors Cortada
  • UM Wynwood Gallery presents Cortada’s Reclamation Project

JUNE 2021

  • Living exhibition aims to grow eco-emissaries
  • The new Digital Corridor
  • More art at the Gardens

July 2021

  • City Hall Murals
  • Green Public Art at the City’s Birthplace: Incorporation Palm


  • Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum Acquire FLOR500
  • Diatoms at Earthly Observatory at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago Galleries
  • Art at The U at the Miami Herbert Business School

September 2021

  • Museum’s 2001 #SOSCuba art on exhibit at UM Wynwood Gallery
  • Village of Palmetto Bay launches Flower Force
  • Art at The U: Constitution (is an action verb)

October 2021

  • “HELLO” launched with Mayor Levine Cava ahead of COP26
  • Participate in “HELLO”


  • End Miami Art Week with Mimosas at Eco-art Colonnade Dedication


  • Year in Review: 2021