Learning from Miami: Vanishing City

July 23rd, 2013

// “VANISHING CITY,” SEGMENT SEVEN OF “LEARNING FROM MIAMI,” A COLLABORATION BETWEEN WLRN-TV, MIAMI DADE COLLEGE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE, AND THE LYNN AND LOUIS WOLFSON II FLORIDA MOVING IMAGE ARCHIVES. WC20095

Learning from Miami: Narrative City

July 23rd, 2013

// “NARRATIVE CITY,” SEGMENT SIX OF “LEARNING FROM MIAMI,” A COLLABORATION BETWEEN WLRN-TV, MIAMI DADE COLLEGE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE, AND THE LYNN AND LOUIS WOLFSON II FLORIDA MOVING IMAGE ARCHIVES. WC20094

Learning from Miami: Modern City

July 23rd, 2013

// “MODERN CITY,” SEGMENT FIVE OF “LEARNING FROM MIAMI,” A COLLABORATION BETWEEN WLRN-TV, MIAMI DADE COLLEGE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE, AND THE LYNN AND LOUIS WOLFSON II FLORIDA MOVING IMAGE ARCHIVES. WC20093

Learning from Miami: American City

July 23rd, 2013

// “AMERICAN CITY,” SEGMENT FOUR OF “LEARNING FROM MIAMI,” A COLLABORATION BETWEEN WLRN-TV, MIAMI DADE COLLEGE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE, AND THE LYNN AND LOUIS WOLFSON II FLORIDA MOVING IMAGE ARCHIVES. WC20092

Learning from Miami: Leisure City

July 23rd, 2013

// “LEISURE CITY,” SEGMENT THREE OF “LEARNING FROM MIAMI,” A COLLABORATION BETWEEN WLRN-TV, MIAMI DADE COLLEGE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE, AND THE LYNN AND LOUIS WOLFSON II FLORIDA MOVING IMAGE ARCHIVES. WC20091

Learning from Miami: Ready Made City

July 23rd, 2013

// “READY MADE CITY,” SEGMENT TWO OF “LEARNING FROM MIAMI,” A COLLABORATION BETWEEN WLRN-TV, MIAMI DADE COLLEGE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE, AND THE LYNN AND LOUIS WOLFSON II FLORIDA MOVING IMAGE ARCHIVES. WC20090

Tower Theater

July 16th, 2013

[nggallery id=43] MDC's Tower Theater is one of Miami's oldest cultural landmarks. When Robdendon Corporation opened this movie theater to the public as a Wometco first-run-house on December 1926, it was considered the finest state-of-the-art theater in the South. It is located on SW Eighth Street and Fifteenth Avenue in what is now known as the "Little Havana" section of Miami Read More...

Dadeland’s New Wing: Trendy, Airy, Open

July 15th, 2013

http://youtu.be/h43oBeq4GCk The Miami Herald's Business Monday story about Dadeland Mall's new Kendall wing highlights the addition's openness, airiness and retail diversity: Where the space was previously devoted to just two stores the new 102,000 square foot wing hosts twenty-two, including five restaurants Read More...

Miami Marine Stadium Now in Friend’s Hands

July 12th, 2013

http://youtu.be/eoBLbzAqmu4 Yesterday the Miami City Commission voted to give Friends of the Miami Marine Stadium control of the entire Stadium site, parking lots included, so that the non-profit organization can work up a plan to renovate, expand and re-open the grafitti-covered MiMo landmark. Pop idol Gloria Estefan helped convince commissioners, speaking by way of a prerecorded video Read More...

Big Plans for a Monolith of MiMo

July 11th, 2013

http://youtu.be/fpwjN3y2ptU Everybody in Miami -- and probably most people in South Florida -- know the office tower at 7880 Biscayne Boulevard as "the INS Building," and for good reason. Since the U. S. Immigration and Naturalization Service moved in in April 1983, the building has been a flash point of protest, intrigue and controversy, as the many strands of Miami's immigrant communities tense and relax Read More...