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Cuban Museum of Art & Culture Opening: Cities of the Caribbean February 18, 1994 - April 17, 1994
- 1994 (Creation)
Name of creator
Courses in architecture were offered at the University of Miami as early as 1927. By 1983, after President Tad Foote's arrival, the architecture program became independent from the School of Engineering and developed into the School of Architecture. New campus quarters established at Building 49 (Dickinson Drive) and part of first floor of adjacent Eaton student residences. Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk became a member of the architecture faculty in 1979 and was appointed the Dean of the School in 1995.
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Plans, views, photographs and models highlight the rich urban heritage and the mix of cultures which have made of the Caribbean a field of architectural and urban experimentations.