To increase the development of original, locally produced performance art through expanding the accomplished Here & Now Festival
To showcase Miami through images by creating a photography center at the museum focused on curating exhibits and engaging the community in documenting life in South Florida.
To share the work of dynamic, national visual artists by hosting "Hot Topic," an ongoing lecture series.
To educate audiences on trends that are influencing the direction of contemporary art in the United States with the Hot Topics Discussion Series, five interactive discussions with prominent guest speakers that focus on current issues in contemporary art
To promote imaginative thinking among school children through a curriculum-based art program
To expand the reach of the company's Afro-Cuban Dance Festival which produces an array of workshops reflecting the diversity of the African diaspora.
To establish an artist residency series in Wynwood Art District's only space dedicated to the creation of new performance-based work, offering showings, question and response sessions and a multi-camera recording system
To support and enhance an award-winning Hispanic theater festival by adding a comprehensive Latin American theater conference
To encourage South Florida musicians to produce innovative compositions by giving them the opportunity to perform and network with modern composers at an experimental music event.
To engage and connect audiences to global and local rhythms by presenting performances of world music to travelers at Miami International Airport.
To create an aesthetic voice for Miami-Dade County by launching a literary publishing house.
To bring the 'Super Bowl' of poetry to Broward County schools through a friendly poetry competition that empowers and unites students through spoken word.