Item 2018-09-07/223 - Historic Landscapes of Florida Exhibition

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Historic Landscapes of Florida Exhibition


  • 2001 (Creation)


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(1983 -)

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Courses in architecture were first offered at the University of Miami as early as 1926, however programs in architecture and the allied arts did not survive the effects of the Great Miami Hurricane, and the Great Depression. Architectural engineering courses resurfaced under the auspices of the School of Engineering in the late 1940s following World War II, and by 1983, during President Thaddeus "Tad" Foote's administration, the Department of Architecture became independent from the School of Engineering developing into the School of Architecture proper. New campus quarters established at Building 49 (Dickinson Drive) and part of first floor of the adjacent Eaton student residences. The first Dean of the School was John Thomas Regan (1983-1989).

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Historic Landscapes of Florida
Exhibition: An exhibition of drawings documenting 27 of Florida's historic landscapes spanning from 1838 to 1961: Friday, September 28 - Friday, October 12, 2001
Lecture & Discussion: Faculty members Rocco Ceo and Joanna Lombard will discuss the legacy of Florida's historic landscapes and the work represented in the exhibition: Tuesday, October 2, 2001
Panel Discussion: Carlos Dunn, Interim Director of the Charles Deering Estate, and the architects and landscape architects involved in the Cutler restoration will discuss the process and methods of historic restoration: Tuesday, October 9, 2001

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