crop of shows ranges from the way old school -- Peter Paul Rubens and
the like -- to middle-period abstraction to contemporary high-think art.
In Sequentia, Xavier Cortada synthesized an actual DNA strand
created, somehow or another, through a sequence generated by visitors
using his installation. Smart stuff, even if you don't fully understand
Xavier Cortada created art installations at the North Poleand South Pole to address environmental concerns at every point in between. He’s been commissioned to create art for the White House, the World Bank, Miami City Hall, Miami-Dade County Hall, Florida Botanical Gardens, the Miami Art Museum, Museum of Florida History, Miami Science Museum and the Frost Art Museum. Cortada has also developed numerous collaborative art projects globally, including peace murals in Cyprus and Northern Ireland, child welfare murals in Bolivia and Panama, AIDS murals in Switzerland and South Africa, and eco-art projects in Holland, Hawaii, New Hampshire, Latvia and Taiwan. Cortada serves as artist-in-residence at the FIU College of Architecture + The Arts.