Historic Properties Annual Resiliency Workshop: 2022

Miami Beach Golf Club 2301 Alton Rd, Miami Beach, FL

Join us on April 9th for our Annual Resiliency Workshop sponsored by the MDPL Center for Resiliency and Sustainability. This year we return to the Miami Beach Golf Course after a 2-year hiatus due to COVID-19. With an emphasis on solution-based ideas for historic preservation and resiliency, presentations will incorporate multidisciplinary viewpoints with the intent […]

Free

Fellow Travelers, the journey: A Community Conversation in Collaboration with Miami Beach Pride and MDPL

Art Deco Museum 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL

6:30 PM Welcome Bubbles sponsored by Freixenet, 7:00 PM program starts Program: Fellow Travelers, the journey. Community Conversation In collaboration with Art Deco Museum, Miami Beach Pride, and SAVE Foundation. We are all fellow travelers, forming bonds of empathy across community groups supporting our basic human wants and needs. All of our relationships are established […]

Tel Aviv: Historic Preservation of Bauhaus in the White City

Art Deco Museum 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL

Join us at the Art Deco Museum for a new series of community talks. Meet your fellow neighbors and visitors and hear from one of our local guides! Joel Levine is the featured speaker of this event: Fleeing from Nazi persecution in the 1930’s, architects influenced by the Bauhaus School built a city of comfortable […]

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Florida Grand Opera presents: Opera Hits at the Art Deco Museum

Art Deco Museum 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL

Looking for the perfect weekend outing? Let our Studio Artists entertain you at the lively, lovely Opera Hits concert. This beautiful hour-long serenade includes selections from I pagliacci, The Marriage of Figaro, The Barber of Seville, Carmen, La boheme, Camelot, West Side Story, and much more. Saturday,  April 30 at 3:00 p.m.,  located in Lummus Park […]

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Legacy Couples Project: 400+ Years of LGBTQ+ Love

Art Deco Museum 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL

In partnership with Miami Beach Pride and HistoryMiami Museum, the Legacy Couples Exhibit will bring to life 400+ years of love through commissioned large-scale portraits intimately captured by portraitist Dale Stine, on-camera interviews, personal memorabilia and audio-recorded stories told to four queer youth from the YES Institute that bring to light a community’s story of […]

Sketch Workshop: Intro to Urban Sketching

Art Deco Museum 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL

Bring your Paper and Pencils and join us at the Art Deco Museum for this sketching workshop! Learn from Ana Andras, artist and urban sketcher. First Part: Inside the museum -- Learn about how Urban Sketchers started, its manifest and philosophy -- Presentation of materials to use: pencils, ink pens, brush pens, type of papers, […]

$15.00

Free Walking Tour: Washington Avenue: Past, Present and Future

5th and Washington (CVS) 555 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL

FREE SOUTH BEACH WALKING TOUR The Miami Design Preservation League is sponsoring a free walking tour on Sunday, May 15 at 10 am. Washington Avenue: Past, Present and Future The tour will focus on the buildings on Washington Avenue, an important roadway throughout the history of Miami Beach. The tour will begin on the northeast […]

Sketch Mid-Century (MiMo) Architecture

Art Deco Museum 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL

Participants will sketch Mid-Century Architecture details on location in a loose playful style.  The workshop will consist of classroom instruction and live demos outside on Ocean Drive (weather permitting). Participants will complete 3 playful sketches studying lines, value, and details in one sketchbook spread, adding writing and text to complete the spread. They will leave […]

$15.00

Sketch Mediterranean Architecture

Art Deco Museum 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL

Participants will sketch Mediterranean Architecture details on location in a loose playful style.  The workshop will consist of classroom instruction and live demos outside on Ocean Drive (weather permitting). Participants will complete 3 playful sketches studying lines, value, and details in one sketchbook spread, adding writing and text to complete the spread. They will leave […]

$15.00

MDPL Annual Membership Meeting

Art Deco Museum 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL

MDPL's Annual Membership Meeting will take place at the Art Deco Museum on September 7th. This meeting is for MDPL members and invited guests only.    Join us to welcome the 2022-2023 Board of Directors and to hear about the last year in historic preservation and plans for the year ahead. Light bites and refreshments […]

Free

World Congress on Art Deco Partners Meeting

Art Deco Museum 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL

Dear Partners, Please mark your calendars for an important meeting at 9:00 am Thursday morning September 22 at the Art Deco Welcome Center, 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach. (Valet parking, coffee and pastries included!) In April 2023, Miami Design Preservation League will host the World Congress on Art Deco, a week-long event that will show […]

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