Item 2019-02-20/761 - Coral Gables: An American Garden City

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Coral Gables: An American Garden City


  • 1997 (Publication)


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The work of Roberto has been published in over 200 publications worldwide, including Casabella, Lotus International, Abitare and Area of Milan, Wallpaper and Blueprint of London; Elle of Paris; Summa, Barzon and La Nacion de Buenos Aires; Faces of Geneva; Metropolis, Art in America, Art Nexus, Art News and the New York Times in the USA.
Roberto has lectured in over 50 occasions in the United States, Europe, Israel and South America and his work has been presented in galleries and Museums in America and abroad. Exhibitions venues include solo exhibitions at the Museum of Contemporary Are in Denver, the Miami Art Museum and the Museum of contemporary Art at the Madison and the group shows at The palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art, the Neuberger Museum of Art in Purchase, the Centre International pour la Ville, I’Architecture, et le Paysage (CIVA) in Brussels and the Institute Francais d’ Architecture in Paris.
As Director of the Architectural Club of Miami and the Cultural Director of the Centro de Arquitectos de Rosario, Roberto Behar has curated over 150 events including lectures, symposia, exhibitions and conferences.

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(1983 -)

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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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