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Posted by | March 23, 2018
Native Flags: 9th Annual Earth Day Celebration in every Miami-Dade County public school

On April 7th, 2010, students from Filer Middle School in Hialeah planted a sea grape (Coccoloba uvifera) and Native Flag on campus and adopted their own buttonwood and firebush trees/flags...

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Posted by | June 22, 2017
FLORIDA IS… solo show at “The Frank”

Through May 19th at The Frank: Xavier Cortada, "Diatoms," 2017. You are cordially invited to Florida is... a solo show by Xavier Cortada at The Frank Frank C. Otis Art...

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Posted by | January 21, 2018
Film Screening: Battleground Everglades | Dangerous Seas

    Please join us for the special screening of “Dangerous Seas” on Wednesday, January 24th at 7PM at the Deering Estate in Miami.  The episode of DANGEROUS SEAS showcases...

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Posted by | August 12, 2017
“Florida is Nature” Artist Talks with Guest Scientists at Pinecrest Gardens

Xavier Cortada will be presenting monthly  Florida is Nature Artist Talks with Guest Scientists and interactive experiences at The Hibiscus Gallery in Pinecrest Gardens, where his studio is located.  In his...

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Posted by | January 23, 2017
Native Flags: 8th Annual Earth Day Celebration in every Miami-Dade public school

  On April 20th, 2017, MDCPS School Board Chair Larry Feldman helps Miami Sunset Senior High School students plant a live oak on their campus. Miami-Dade County Public Schools Celebrates Earth...

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Posted by | January 12, 2017
Southern Alliance for Clean Energy presents “DO NOT OPEN” performance

  Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, Southern Alliance for Clean Energy Alissa@cleanenergy.org, 954-734-3773   ADVISORY: Miami Community Leaders, Elected Officials, and Artist, Join in Interactive Art Installation to Highlight Sea Level Rise...

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Posted by | March 11, 2016
History Miami: “Fragile Habitat: Conversations for Miami’s Future”

FIU SEAS and FIU CARTA Artist-in-Residence Xavier Cortada will moderate a panel on diversity and environmentalism in Miami at "Fragile Habitat: Conversations for Miami's Future," to be held April 8 at HistoryMiami....

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Posted by | February 10, 2016
Exploring the Environment & Art: STEAM Workshop at Frost Art Museum

Division of Academics Visual and Performing Arts, Office of Academics and Transformation, Miami-Dade County Public Schools presents Exploring the Environment & Art: STEAM Workshop with Xavier Cortada, Artist-in-Residence, Florida International...

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Posted by | April 15, 2015
Native Flags: Earth Day Reforestation in Miami-Dade County Schools

   Home | North Pole Video | Get Flag | Upload photo Follow Blog | Like Facebook | See Reclamation Project (MDCPS schools) | See Miami Beach Earth Day 2013 The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science (Museum Volunteers for the Environment), Deering Estates and the FIU College...

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