Doral inaugurates a new cultural and artistic center
Doral, Florida – On October 12, Doral Mayor Juan Carlos Bermudez and City Council opened the city’s first cultural arts center with a ribbon-cutting and plaque unveiling ceremony. This milestone was celebrated with the community, alongside project contractor, KVC Constructors, Inc., architect, Bermello Ajamil & Partners, and Codina Partners.
“The Doral Cultural Arts Center will be the first of its kind in the northwest region of Miami-Dade County,” said Mayor Juan Carlos Bermudez. “This state-of-the-art facility was made possible by Doral residents who voted to endorse the Parks Bond and invest in their recreational spaces, and it will be the catalyst for more cultural arts opportunities in the community. “
The community enjoyed interactive workshops, live entertainment and family activities. The inauguration also unveiled its first photography exhibition in collaboration with the Doral Contemporary Art Museum (DORCAM), featuring images from the public art exhibition Manolo Valdes Legacy by renowned photographer Miquel Salom and wearable sculptural works of art. by Celia Ledon.
“With each new addition, Doral becomes more and more influential in South Florida,” said Armando Codina, Executive Chairman of Codina Partners. “The Doral Cultural Arts Center will help attract many other cultural activities, such as The Nutcracker in the Park and other popular events that have already popped up in Doral. This center is an exciting step forward and ushers in a beautiful new era for the city, one that officially makes it a home for the arts.
“Every world-class city has culture at its heart,” said Ana-Marie Codina Barlick, CEO of Codina Partners, the developers of Downtown Doral. “It has always been part of our vision for Doral to have a space that would lead it to be embraced as a forward-thinking cultural center – a place that would enrich the lives of city residents and attract ever more arts, culture and culture. cultural activities, and events to this diverse and thriving city.
The highly anticipated facility is located adjacent to the City of Doral Government Center. Covering approximately 14,000 square feet, the Doral Cultural Arts Center will be the center for cultural and performing arts in the city, with a large art gallery, multi-purpose hall, outdoor courtyards/gardens and a space on the roof. This project is part of the Doral Parks Bond Projects, approved by Doral voters. Visit our website for more details on this and all Parks Bond projects.
B-roll film of the event: https://files.cityofdoral.com?/share/view/37bsa-ewwylis6
Photos of the event: https://cityofdoral.files.com/f/fdfa71cc9b2c12ec
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