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Cortada to celebrate 50th Birthday with "Littoral Creatures" exhibit opening on September 13th
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"Littoral Creatures" is an art exhibit by Xavier Cortada at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Biscayne Nature Center, Crandon Park, Key Biscayne, FL. Proceeds (30%) from sales of the art will benefit the under-served children's programming at the Center. The exhibit's opening reception is on Saturday, September 13th, 2014 from 5 pm to 7 pm and coincides with the artist's 50th Birthday. It is free and open to the public.

9/13/2014 to 11/1/2014
When: Opening reception: Saturday, September 13th
Cortada's 50th Birthday: 5p to 7pm
Where: Marjory Stoneman Douglas Biscayne Nature Center
Crandon Park
6767 Crandon Park Drive
Key Biscayne, Florida  33149
United States
Contact: Theodora Long, Executive Director, Biscayne Nature Center
305 361-6767 x 111

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Littoral Creatures 


 

 Xavier Cortada, "Seahorse | Seagrass," 60" x 36", acrylic on canvas, 2014.
 
Littoral Creatures
an art exhibit by Miami artist Xavier Cortada 
at the 
Marjory Stoneman Douglas Biscayne Nature Center,
Crandon Park, Key Biscayne, FL. 
 
"Littoral Creatures" is an art exhibit by Xavier Cortada at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Biscayne Nature Center, Crandon Park, Key Biscayne, FL.  

It is free and open to the public.  

Proceeds (30%) from sales of the art will benefit the under-served children's programming at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Biscayne Nature Center.

At the opening reception of the Littoral Creatures exhibit Cortada will also unveil the poster and t-shirt of the “Seahorse|Seagrass” painting he created to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Biscayne Bay Aquatic Preserves.  Exhibit-goers will receive a copy of the poster and t-shirt along with information on how to join Cortada in celebrating forty years of protecting the preserves.  Cortada will invite attendees to join him again on October 25th for an adventure paddle culminating in a participatory eco-art installation on Helker’s Island in the aquatic preserves. 



The exhibit's opening reception is on
Saturday, September 13th, 2014 from 5pm - 7pm 
and coincides with the artist's 50th Birthday.  


Special thanks to Bacardi



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FIU College of Architecture + The Arts


Xavier Cortada
Artist-in-Residence
Florida International University
College of Architecture + The Arts
420 Lincoln Road, Suite 430
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Xavier Cortada's participatory art practice is based at Florida International University.






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