Xavier Cortada, “Astrid,” sea ice from the Antarctica’s Ross Sea, sediment from Antarctica’s Dry Valleys and mixed media on paper,  9″ x 12″, 2007.  (Antarctic Sea Ice series: Created onsite at McMurdo Station, Ross Island, Antarctica).  Permanent collection of the Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA.

Selected Museum Collections

Selected Commissions & Art Projects

  • 2015 Florida Turnpike, West Palm Beach Plaza, Ft. Drum Plaza, Turkey Lake Plaza
  • 2015 Miami-Dade Public Housing Authority, Jack Orr Plaza, Miami, FL
  • 2014 Broward Public Art and Design Progam, “Pelican Path,” Port Everglades Terminal 4, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 
  • 2014 Miami-Dade Public Housing Authority, Stirrup Plaza, Pineiro Apartments, Collins Park Apartments, Miami, FL
  • 2013 Miami-Dade Public Housing Authority, Dante Fascell Apartments, South Miami Plaza, Joe Moretti Apartments, Miami, FL
  • 2012 Broward Public Art and Design Progam, “Starfish Shuffle,” Port Everglades Terminal 2, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • 2012 Miami-Dade Art in Public Places, City of Miami Gardens Aquatic Center, “Splash!,” Miami Gardens, FL
  • 2008 Art in State Buildings, Frost Art Museum, “Four Elements at the Frost,” Miami, FL 
  • 2008 Monroe County Art in Public Places, Upper Keys Government Center, Key Largo, FL
  • 2008 Pinellas County Art in Public Places, Florida Botanical Gardens, Largo, FL
  • 2008 Coconut Grove Arts Festival Poster Artist, Miami, FL
  • 2007 Monroe County Art in Public Places North Key Largo Fire Station, Key Largo, FL
  • 2007 Florida Division of Cultural Affairs, Hispanic Heritage Month poster, Tallahassee, FL
  • 2006 House of Cards, Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), North Miami, FL
  • 2006 Florida Division of Cultural Affairs, Florida Heritage Month poster, Tallahassee, FL
  • 2005 City Hall Murals, City of Miami, FL
  • 2004 Our CommunityMiami-Dade County Hall, Foyer to Commission Chambers, Miami, FL
  • 2004 Miami Mangrove Forest, underpasses of I-95 throughout City of Miami
  • 2003 Dreaming of a World Free of PovertyThe World Bank, Washington, D.C.
  • 2002 Stepping into the American Dream – the official mural of the White House Conference on Minority Homeownership, Washington, D.C.
  • 2001 I do hereby promise mural, Miami Art MuseumMiami, FL.
  • 2000 Listen to the Children of the Green Island mural for the US Embassy, Nicosia, Cyprus.
  • 2000 Northern Ireland Peace mural sponsored by the U.S. State Department, Belfast, Northern Ireland.
  • 2000 Breaking the Silence mural during the 13th International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa.
  • 1999 Centennial Commemorative mural (glass mosaic) on façade of  Miami-Dade County Juvenile Courthouse, Miami, FL.
  • 1998 Bridging the Gap mural during the 12th International AIDS Conference in Geneva, Switzerland