The University of Miami
Mailman Center for Child Development
cordially invites you to attend the opening reception of
exhibit exploring the History of Disabilities
Wednesday, December 12, 2001
7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Casa Grande Cultural Center
104 SW 9th Street, Ground Level
(west of/across the avenue from the Brickell Metrorail Station
Click here to see map and directions
or call (305) 858-1323
Physician & Historian: Jeffrey P.
Brosco, M.D., Ph.D.
Epiphany's Girl Scout Troup #292
Dancers & Singers
Featuring Natalia Barnes
This exhibit explores the History of Disabilities and is
presented by the University of Miami Mailman Center for Child Development. It is
co-sponored by the Miami-Dade Department of Cultural Affairs,
the East Little Havana Community Development Corporation (ELHCDC), BACARDI, USA, and
Exhibit runs through January 18th, 2002.
For gallery hours please visit calendar.
Click here to read Miami Herald article on exhibit:
Exhibit unveils talents of disabled students, by Ana Veciana-Suarez.
Click here to visit University of Miami's HistoryDisabilityArt
website and learn more about the project.
Dr. Jeff Brosco, Clinical Director of the UM Mailman Center for Child Development,
Miami artist Xavier Cortada led families and children with disabilities through a series
of workshops exploring the History of Disabilities. The project will culminate with
the creation of a documentary video, a website, and a collaborative art project
facilitated by Miami artist Xavier Cortada. To learn more about the project, please click here.