To help arts groups expand their audience by partnering with an online coupon site to offer a cultural “deal-of-the-week.”
To culturally enrich the region by creating the Miami Hispanic Cultural Arts Center, offering multidisciplinary programming in Little Havana.
To advance Miami’s reputation as a regional film center and shape the city’s cinematic identity by creating and showcasing original films telling unique Miami stories.
To raise the profile of folk and traditional arts by creating an artist-in-residence program where artists showcase their works and interact with the public.
To expand and enhance the museum’s impact by integrating new media and technologies into exhibits.
To celebrate African rhythms and history through percussion classes for children and community performances.
To foster the appreciation and understanding of sound art by creating a publicly accessible exhibition space at ArtCenter South Florida on Lincoln Road.
To expose South Floridians to the mind of modern architect Oscar Niemeyer with an interactive exhibit showcasing his creative process.
To advance South Florida’s literary community by creating a Knight fellowship program in creative writing for fine arts graduate students at FIU.
To attract resident companies of high artistic quality to the Gusman Center for the Performing Arts through the creation of the Theater Rental Subsidy Fund.