Faena Art DistrictMiami Beach, Florida

  • A four-block, cultural complex located in Mid-Beach, Miami Florida
  • Consists of the Faena Forum, a cultural center; Faena Bazaar, a four-level retail component; a car park with above and below-grade parking areas; Faena Hotel Miami Beach; Faena House, a luxury condominium building; and Casa Faena Hotel Miami Beach
  • The cultural center consists of a base-truncated cylinder attached to a cube
  • Structure is divided into two volumes – a cylinder for performance and gathering spaces, and a cube of flexible meeting areas
  • An 80-foot diameter structural dome above the exhibit area supports the roof
  • Double height subterranean parking area is located below the entire complex with robotic components that mechanically stack vehicles
  • Above-grade car park provides additional parking facilities for visitors
  • Additional buildings will be added to the district in the future
  • Awards:
    ACEC New York – Silver Engineering Excellence Award 2018
    BD+C Building Team Awards – Silver Award 2017
    SEAONY Awards – Silver Award, New Buildings 100,000sf to 500,000sf 2017
    Engineering News Record, Southeast Region – Best Cultural Project (Faena Forum) 2016
    CIB Awards – Award of Merit (Faena Forum) 2016
    CRSI Honors – Honors Award (Faena Forum) 2016