Miami-Dade County Visual Arts

“Littoral Creatures” Xavier Cortada Exhibit Opening at Biscayne Nature Center

"Littoral Creatures" Xavier Cortada Exhibit Opening at Biscayne Nature CenterSaturday, September 13, 5pm-7pm - Biscayne Nature Center, Crandon Park, North Beach Entrance, 6767 Crandon Boulevard, Key Biscayne

Littoral Creatures” is an art exhibit by Xavier Cortada at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Biscayne Nature Center, Crandon Park, Key Biscayne. 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. It is free and open to the public. #littoralcreatures @xcortada @biscaynenature