Stories with 'design' tag

Changemakers: Meet the people rethinking the design of Miami’s skyline

For our latest Changemakers series we wanted to highlight the folks who are taking a unique approach to building in Miami, and doing innovative work in architecture and urban design.

/ March 21, 2019


Black Architects in the Making design futures

MEET THIS CHANGEMAKER: Craig Aquart is a Jamaican-American architect, principal of MCHarry & Associates and the founder of Black Architects in the Making, an outreach programthat educates middle and high school students about architecture through activities, workshops and summer camps with the goal of diversifying the profession. WHAT IS HE DOING: Craig travels to communities […]

/ March 6, 2019


National YoungArts Week 2019 Design Arts, Photography and Visual Arts Exhibition Opening Reception

The National YoungArts Foundation is thrilled to welcome YoungArts Finalists to Miami for National YoungArts Week, its signature program held annually for artists ages 15–18 that aims to foster cross-disciplinary collaboration and community while offering Finalists the guidance needed to prepare for the next stage of their artistic development. During the intensive, week-long and all-inclusive […]

/ October 25, 2018


User Experience & User Interface Design (UX/UI) Workshop

Join us for a UX/UI sample class at Wyncode Academy, on Tuesday, December 4th from 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM. Our sample class will outline an approach to User Experience (UX), while we traverse the foundations of UX/UI we will learn how to create in real time and in a classroom style setting. Event Schedule […]

/ November 15, 2018


User Experience & User Interface Design (UX/UI) Workshop

Join us for a UX/UI sample class at Venture Cafe, in the Amazon Room, on Thursday, June 14th from 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Our sample class will outline an approach to User Experience (UX), while we traverse the foundations of UX/UI we will learn how to create in real time and in a classroom style setting. We […]

/ May 16, 2018


Miami’s roads have an identity crisis.

Miami-Dade’s roads are owned by a hodgepodge of city, county, and state entities. Adam Old of TransitAlliance mapped it out and walked us through what that might mean for transit reform.

/ April 26, 2016


Bringing the original ‘makers’ from Cuba to Miami

It seemed natural to include Cubans — known for making something out of nothing because of perennial scarcity — in this year’s Miami Mini Maker Faire.

/ February 16, 2016