Back in 2007 Miami Dade County Board of Commissioners has designated the last week of February every year as the â€œDominican American Heritage and Cultural Week,â€ in order to recognize the accomplishments and contributions of Dominican-Americans, encourage their assimilation, and promote understanding and community relations among the different segments of our society. While the largest concentration of Dominican Americans is in New York, South Florida ranks second. According to U.S. Census Bureau 2012 Ethnic/Race Demographics in Miami-Dade County, they are one of the top six foreign born groups by country of origin: Cuba (1st), Nicaragua (2nd), Haiti (3rd), Colombia (4th), Hondurans (5th), Dominicans (6th), Venezuelans (7th), Peruvians (8th), Jamaicans (9th), and Mexicans (10th).
“Impulse, Reason, Sense, Conflict. Abstract Art from The Ella Fontanals” at Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation
Wednesday, December 3, 9am-4pm -Â CIFO, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation,Â 1018 North Miami Avenue, Miami The Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation announces Impulse, Reason, Sense, Conflict. Abstract Art from The Ella Fontanals-Cisneros Collection.Â The exhibit will open on December 3rd to coincide with Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 Impulse, Reason, Sense, Conflict. Abstract Art from the Ella Fontanals-Cisneros Collection […]
Wednesday, November 14, 6:30pm-9:30pm – Mercedes Benz of Cutler Bay, 10701 S. W. 211th Street, Cutler Bay Established in 2008, Mercedes-Benz of Cutler Bay (MBCB), the state’s southern most Mercedes-Benz dealership, celebrated 10th anniversary. To commemorate this milestone, Mercedes-Benz of Cutler Bay hosted an upscale private affair while honoring and supporting one of its key community […]
Monday, August 27, 6pm-8pm – Vizcaya Museum & Gardens, 3251 South Miami Avenue, Miami Florida is the most vulnerable state to climate change impacts, and Miami is ground zero. The CLEO Institute, in collaboration with WLRN, Vizcaya Museum & Gardens, and Climate Nexus, brings you The Freedom to Breathe Tour. This national tour bus is […]