2022 News

January 2022

  • National press features Cortada’s social practice
  • What happens when artists collaborate with the sciences?

February 2022

  • Oolite Home + Away Residency in Colorado inspires new work
  • Participatory eco-art returns to Pinecrest Gardens Farmers Market
  • Miami Mangrove Forest exhibition

March 2022

  • FIU, MDC & Humanities Edge present tribute to Cortada, “Flying Solo with Artist X”
  • Cortada launches “The Underwater” in Little Havana
  • Cortada named to 2022 Grist 50 List

April 2022

  • Artist closes 2022 Art Curators Conference with environmental conversation
  • Planting mangroves at the University of Miami for Earth Month
  • Cortada brings “The Underwater” to his alma mater, Miami Senior High School
  • Earth Day at British Residence with Mayor Levine Cava

May 2022

  • Ceramic tile murals adorn entrances to Liberty Square
  • British consulate partners with Cortada to celebrate Queen’s Platinum Jubilee
  • United Nations conference in Bali features Cortada’s climate art
  • Miami Herald: Inside this high school’s climate change art project
  • Cortada completes 5 years of service at UM Alumni Association

JUNE 2022

  • “The Underwater” engages residents in finding equitable solutions to sea level rise

August 2022

  • Levine Cava appoints Cortada as county’s first Artist-In-Residence
  • Cortada focuses on future of water in conference’s keynote and art exhibition

September 2022

  • Join us at ‘Art and Mimosas’ this Sunday at the Hibiscus Gallery
  • These extreme artworks embody the climate crisis/ Artists who go the distance for the environment

October 2022

  • Celebrating 15th anniversary of Cortada’s Antarctic Artwork
  • “Underwater Gulf” at University of Miami Faculty Show

November 2022

  • University of Miami hosts global premiere of Cortada’s TED Talk
  • Celebrate the launch of Miami Art Week with “Signs of Civility”
  • Featured Public Art
  • Join Cortada on November 19th at “Art in the Gardens”


  • TED Talk in the news
  • Cortada donates “Octopus Miami” mural to United Way during Miami Art Week
  • Cortada pens Miami Herald op-ed