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Miami Beach Urban Studios Lincoln Gallery Exhibition: “There & Then” German Ruiz & Jose Luis Garcia

January 12 - April 26
FIU Miami Beach Urban Studios –,
420 Lincoln Rd
Miami Beach, 33139 United States
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Then and There Exhibtion 2017
There & Then January 12- April 26, 2017 Opening Reception January 12, 2016 at 7pm Artist: Jose Luis Garcia and German Ruiz Description: There & Then showcases the dual photographic perspectives of Jose L. Garcia and German Ruiz. This exhibit analyzes the connection between place and memory – from portraits and nocturnal landscapes to painted... Read more » Find out more »

Photographic and Ethnographic Exhibition – Getting the Water Right: The Culture and Politics of Water in the Everglades

January 15 - June 1
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Getting the Water Right: The Culture and Politics of Water in the Everglades Florida Coastal Everglades Long Term Ecological Research collaborator and anthropologist Dr. Jessica Cattelino teamed up with photographer Adam Nadel for this exhibit to visually and textually explores the interplay of ecological, social, and cultural processes in one of the world’s most iconic and imperiled wetlands ecosystems.... Read more » Find out more »

Intelligence Fellows Student Fly-in

March 12 - March 19
FIU in D.C.,
440 1st Street NW, Suite 860
Washington, DC 20002 United States
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Textbook Adoptions for Summer 2017 Due by Chairs

March 17 - March 24
For courses without adoptions for Summer 2017, chairs are responsible to post any required and recommended textbooks and course materials via FacultyEnlight (https://www.facultyenlight.com/?storeNbr=785) during this 5-day period. We are legally required to have all adoptions submitted by March 24th. For questions or concerns, please contact:  Barnes & Noble bookstore stafffiubook@fiu.edu 305-348-3923 or 305-348-3924. Gitta Montoto,... Read more » Find out more »

Batchelor Environmental Center Restoration Work Days w/ Frost Museum of Science

March 19
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Join FIU SEAS and Frost Science’s MUVE (Museum Volunteers for the Environment) as we remove invasive vegetation from our new Batchelor Environmental Center restoration site on the Biscayne Bay Campus, to begin restoring the land to a native mangrove and hardwood hammock forest. The invasive vegetation consists primarily of Burma reed, Australian pine, and Brazilian... Read more » Find out more »
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The Pursuit of Abstraction

October 14, 2016 @ 10:00 am - April 16, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
In the first half of the twentieth century, many artists experimented with new forms of expression that resisted a secular understanding of the world rooted in rationality and scientific reason. The Pursuit of Abstraction presents works of fine and decorative art that seek to reenchant the modern age through spirituality and mystical experience, drawing on... Read more » Find out more »
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Modern Dutch Design

November 18, 2016 @ 10:00 am - June 11, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
During the period 1890–1940, the Netherlands built a reputation—which it still holds today—as a center for innovative design. Modern Dutch Design draws from The Wolfsonian’s extensive collection of Dutch furniture, decorative arts, design drawings, posters and bookbindings, in order to examine the evolution of design in the Netherlands during these decades. The exhibition focuses on... Read more » Find out more »
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More Is More: An Installation by Christie van der Haak

November 18, 2016 @ 10:00 am - June 11, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
Rendering of Christie van der Haak’s installation More Is More, 2016, The Wolfsonian–FIU, Miami Beach FL.
In wrapping The Wolfsonian’s iconic facade and lobby with her signature tapestry and batik-inspired patterns, The Hague-based contemporary artist Christie van der Haak creates a striking encounter with contemporary Dutch design. Her extraordinary, intricate art bridges the historic focus of our major exhibition Modern Dutch Design with the present day, and mirrors the coexistence of... Read more » Find out more »

Pioneer of American Art Nouveau: William H. Bradley

January 26 @ 10:00 am - April 9 @ 6:00 pm
William H. Bradley was America’s foremost graphic artist from the end of the nineteenth century into the 1930s. Derived from the Art Nouveau aesthetic, the flowing lines of his designs for advertisements, periodicals, catalogs, and posters made a marked impact on both commercial and fine art in the United States. Pioneer of American Art Nouveau... Read more » Find out more »

Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge

January 30 @ 8:00 am - March 20 @ 11:55 pm
Enter the 2017 Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge presented by FIU’s Pino Global Entrepreneurship Center and FIU College of Business Entry Dates: January 30th through March 20th, 2017   Entering the challenge can give you valuable media coverage in The Miami Herald as well as exposure to possible investors in your business.   The FIU Track... Read more » Find out more »
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“The Swiss Touch in Landscape Architecture” Exhibition

February 16 @ 9:00 am - April 12 @ 6:00 pm
FIU Miami Beach Urban Studios –,
420 Lincoln Rd
Miami Beach, 33139 United States
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“The Swiss Touch in Landscape Architecture” March 16-April 12, 2017 Opening/Panel: Tuesday, March 21 at 7pm The Swiss exhibit is curated by two faculty and the Swiss embassy; packaged exhibit of 36 posters and an accompanying film Panel Discussion: Michael Jakob, Professor at the Haute Ecole du Paysage/Geneva Peter Petschek, Professor at HSR Rapperswil Find out more »

Beekeeping workshop

March 4 @ 9:00 am - April 8 @ 12:00 pm
Unnamed Venue,
22200 SW 152nd Ave.
Homestead, FL 33032 United States
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Learn about the maintenance of honey bee colonies in your own backyard! Participants will learn beehive structure, bee species, pest management, and emergency preparedness.  Saturdays only. Register by Feb. 24: www.agroecology.fiu.edu  Find out more »
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FIU RUN Club Tuesday Meet-Ups!

March 14 @ 7:00 pm - May 30 @ 7:00 pm
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Exhibition: The Underline “Urban Trail ad Living Art”

March 16 @ 8:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm
Lead: Roberto Rovira Dates: Thursday, March 16, 2017- Friday, April 21, 2017 Open Reception: Thursday, March 23, 2017 Time: 6:30 pm Installation: Monday, March 13, 2017 De-installation: Monday, April 24, 2017 Find out more »