Preparing teens for careers in the music industry through The Beats Academy, which will teach a range of topics from music theory to remixing
Promoting the works of artists of color who reflect global trends in contemporary art through an annual fair that takes place during Art Basel Miami Beach.
Strengthening an artist-run collective that provides studio space to local artists, gallery space for innovative curatorial projects and artistic programming for the community
Preserving classic films by converting a 1986 bookmobile into a portable project booth that brings 16 mm/35 mm and high-resolution digital projection to Miami neighborhoods
Celebrating the group's 15th anniversary, and championing living artists, by commissioning 15 pieces from 15 composers that will be performed as part of every concert during Seraphic Fire's 15th season.
Drawing attention to Miami's vibrant music scene, with the goal of encouraging more bands to play here, by creating a series of illustrations of local performances to be published in print and online.
Celebrating Overtown’s culture through the sixth annual Overtown Music and Arts Festival featuring national and local recording artists
Supporting the local indie music scene by providing low-cost rentals of audio equipment for independent promoters and nonprofit event producers.
Fostering Hispanic theater in Miami, and raising its prominence nationally, through a partnership with the national Latina|o Theatre Commons where the college will host a prominent Latino playwright in residency.
Celebrating Ibero-American literature and culture through Escribe Aqui/Write Here, a multi-day festival with readings and performances.
Offering visibility to pianists under 12 through a competition, where the finalists perform with the orchestra at a high-profile concert.
Providing a home for world music by rebooting the annual TransAtlantic Festival at the North Beach Bandshell – bringing in more ambitious programming and expanding the event into the adjacent public spaces