Miami Center for Architecture and Design presents SketchMIA 9/26/15

Miami Center for Architecture and Design presents SketchMIA
Saturday, 09/26/2015 – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
sketch-tourinvitation-septMiami Center for Architecture & Design
100 NE 1st Ave,
Miami, Florida 33132
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Cost: $25-$30

An Urban Sketch Tour

Come explore Miami’s historic downtown like an architect! See our city’s landmark buildings through an architect’s eyes, using a sketchbook and pen. Learn to draw by sketching some of downtown Miami’s historic landmarks, like the Dade County Courthouse, the Church of Gesù and the old US Post Office Building, home of MCAD! This 2-hour course is open to beginners and novices of all ages who love architecture and want to explore it through drawing.

Joaquim Perez (University of Miami) and David Rifkind (FIU), local architects and educators, will introduce you to basic drawing techniques and lead you on the urban adventure brief sketching tour of downtown Miami. A good pair of walking shoes, maybe a hat and certainly a sketchbook and drawing implements will come in handy!

Tours depart from MCAD rain or shine. Tours are limited to 12 participants and sell out quickly. Tickets are $20 for AIA & AIAS members, $25 for seniors and students, $30 for all others. Advance reservations online are required(up to 60 minutes before tour time). Tours are held on the last Saturday of each month and begin promptly at 10:00 AM. All sales end at 9:30 AM. Please be at MCAD before 9:50 AM.

SketchMIA: An Urban Sketch Tour 8/29/15

SketchMIA: An Urban Sketch Tour
Saturday, 08/29/2015 – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
sketch-tourinvitation-aug-1Miami Center for Architecture & Design
100 NE 1st Ave,
Miami, Florida 33132
Buy Tickets Link
Cost: $25-$30

An Urban Sketch Tour
Come explore Miami’s historic downtown like an architect! See our city’s landmark buildings through an architect’s eyes, using a sketchbook and pen. Learn to draw by sketching some of downtown Miami’s historic landmarks, like the Dade County Courthouse, the Church of Gesù and the old US Post Office Building, home of MCAD! This 2-hour course is open to beginners and novices of all ages who love architecture and want to explore it through drawing.

Joaquim Perez (University of Miami) and David Rifkind (FIU), local architects and educators, will introduce you to basic drawing techniques and lead you on the urban adventure brief sketching tour of downtown Miami. A good pair of walking shoes, maybe a hat and certainly a sketchbook and drawing implements will come in handy!

Tours depart from MCAD rain or shine. Tours are limited to 12 participants and sell out quickly. Tickets are $20 for AIA & AIAS members, $25 for seniors and students, $30 for all others. Advance reservations online are required(up to 60 minutes before tour time). Tours are held on the last Saturday of each month and begin promptly at 10:00 AM. All sales end at 9:30 AM. Please be at MCAD before 9:50 AM.

Choose Your Own Adventure: A Miami History Tour #2 7/29/15

Choose Your Own Adventure: A Miami History Tour #2
Wednesday, 07/29/2015 – 05:00 pm – 09:00 pm
MiamiTour01-tropi1The DRB
501 NE 1st Ave,
Miami, Florida 33132
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Cost: $15

Join us for an interactive historical adventure at Miami Dade College’s Wolfson Archives—home to more than 35,000 hours of South Florida history going back to 1911.

We’ll kick things off with happy hour at the DRB, followed by a special choose-your-own-adventure tour. You can pick any Miami topic you want to explore, and Archives staff will curate a unique historical journey for us through film, images, and audio.

Tickets include tour admission and a free drink at the DRB.

Happy hour begins at 5:00pm. The tour will depart from the DRB at 7:00pm.

Tickets: $15 for a single admission. Get two tickets for $25 and bring a friend!

Members sign in to see the discount code for 50% off on your tickets!

Choose Your Own Adventure: A Miami History Tour #1 7/23/15

Choose Your Own Adventure: A Miami History Tour #1
Thursday, 07/23/2015 – 05:00 pm – 09:00 pm
MiamiTour01-tropiThe DRB
501 NE 1st Ave,
Miami, Florida 33132
None Link
Cost: $15

Join us for an interactive historical adventure at Miami Dade College’s Wolfson Archives—home to more than 35,000 hours of South Florida history going back to 1911.

We’ll kick things off with happy hour at the DRB, followed by a special choose-your-own-adventure tour. You can pick any Miami topic you want to explore, and Archives staff will curate a unique historical journey for us through film, images, and audio.

Tickets include tour admission and a free drink at the DRB.

Happy hour begins at 5:00pm. The tour will depart from the DRB at 7:00pm.

Tickets: $15 for a single admission. Get two tickets for $25 and bring a friend!

Members sign in to see the discount code for 50% off on your tickets!

There are two dates for this event. Check out the other one here:
http://thenewtropic.com/event/choose-your-own-adventure-a-miami-history-tour-2/

Poets In Autumn Tour 2015 9/5/15

Poets In Autumn Tour 2015
Saturday, 09/05/2015 – 08:00 pm –
Nine-5-eventCentral Church
1300 SW 87th Ave,
Miami, Florida 33174
Webpage Link
Cost: 20.00

The Poets in Autumn Tour features four of the most gifted, passionate & humble artists in the spoken word & hip hop movement. Janette…ikz, Jackie Hill Perry, Preston Perry, & Ezekiel Azonwu. Featuring Special Guest, Jonathan McReynolds

You’ve watched them all grow as lyricists over the years, but also as followers of Christ. Their heart for bringing the Gospel to people through the form of spoken word has changed lives across the globe and they are bringing a fall tour to North America this year that is sure to continue changing lives for the Kingdom!

Downtown Miami Historic District Architecture Walk Tour 6/27/15

Downtown Miami Historic District Architecture Walk Tour
Saturday, 06/27/2015 – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
6.27-Tour-ccMiami Center for Architecture & Design
100 NE 1st Avenue,
Miami, Florida 33132
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Cost:

This two-hour walking tour highlights several of downtown Miami’s best historic buildings, most of which are on the National Register of Historic Places. Tours begin with a brief introductory presentation at MCAD, itself located in the 1912 Old Post Office Building at the center of the City of Miami’s Historic District and covers a three-block area in the core of the Central Business District. Whether you are an architect or just love architecture, this tour is for you!

Downtown Miami Historic District Architecture Walk Tour 7/11/15

Downtown Miami Historic District Architecture Walk Tour
Saturday, 07/11/2015 – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
7.11-Tour-ccMiami Center for Architecture & Design
100 NE 1st Avenue,
Miami, Florida 33132
None Link
Cost:

This two-hour walking tour highlights several of downtown Miami’s best historic buildings, most of which are on the National Register of Historic Places. Tours begin with a brief introductory presentation at MCAD, itself located in the 1912 Old Post Office Building at the center of the City of Miami’s Historic District and covers a three-block area in the core of the Central Business District. Whether you are an architect or just love architecture, this tour is for you!