To strengthen the local performing arts by providing seed funding for new works for local companies and artists.
To bring Spanish theater into the community by offering a series of exciting yet short plays to small audiences in a unique venue - a 150-square foot shipping container.
To highlight the rich cultural heritage found in Hispanic music and dance with four annual artistic performances in Miami-Dade Parks to residents and visitors of all ages
To expose South Floridians to the mind of controversial modern architect Oscar Niemeyer with an interactive exhibit showcasing his creative process
To bring distinguished Cuban emigré artists of various artistic disciplines to Miami-Dade County, bringing a wealth of talent to South Florida and making it a center for Cuban-exiled and Cuban-American artists
To introduce more young Miamians to jazz by creating an after-school jazz institute that provides leading-edge training in America’s great art form
To draw younger, music-oriented audience members to the Miami Art Museum and to introduce them to contemporary art through an exhibition titled "The Record: Contemporary Art and Vinyl"
To produce approximately 62 performances of The Red Thread, a world-premiere play inspired by ancient Chinese folktales, for an estimated 16,000 children, teachers, family members and nonprofit program staff between April and December 2011
To integrate the South Florida community with WEIRD MIAMI, a creative city tour that turns locals into tourists as they discover unnoticed and unknown places while tracing undocumented histories, redrawing maps and making new friends
To allow student artists to exhibit their work by creating a multipurpose exposition space with a focus on education and community outreach and participation
To showcase folk and traditional artists, reaching new audiences and offering technical assistance to build artist capacity beyond the residency
To develop the next generation of creatives by launching a summer career discovery program for high school students centered on art and design