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Exterior Photos
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Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza  photo by Robin Hill El Sentinel – Entertainment section “Pick”   Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza Knight Concert Hall
Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza
Photo Credit: 
Robin Hill
Pedestrian Bridge to the KCH
Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza
Photo Credit: Robin Hill
Exterior of Knight Concert Hall
Photo Credit: Justin Namon
 Exterior of Knight Concert Hall Building  Exterior of Ballet Ziff Opera House Exterior of Ziff Ballet Opera House  Glass lantern Adrienne Arsht center photo by Robin Hill
Exterior of Knight Concert Hall Building
Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
Exterior of Ballet Ziff Opera House
Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
Exterior of Ziff Ballet Opera House
Photo Credit: Robin Hill
Glass lantern Adrienne Arsht Center 
Photo Credit:  
Robin Hill
 Carnival Center Bridge
Knight Concert Hall 
BOH exterior 
 
 Carnival Arts Bridge
Photo Credit: Justin Namon
 
Knight Concert Hall
Photo Credit: Justin Namon
 Ballet Opera House
Photo Credit: WorldRedEye.com
 

 


Art Deco
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 Art Deco Tower with Carnival Tower
Art Deco Tower with
both buildings
Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
 Art DecoTower
Photo Credit: WorldRedEye.com

 


Knight Concert Hall Interiors
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KCH Inside the Hall

KCH Reverb Chambers KCH Interior KCH during performance  KCH KCH interior
KCH Reverb Chambers 
Photo Credit: Robin Hill
KCH Interior 
Photo Credit: Robin Hill
KCH during performance 
Photo Credit: Robin Hill
 KCH during performance
Photo Credit: Justin Namon
 KCH during a performance
Photo Credit: WorldRedEye.com

 

KCH Lobby

Bedia Rails KCH KCH lobby photo by Robin Hill KCH Lobby photo by Justin Namon KCH Lobby photo by Justin Namon Knight Concert Hall Lobby
KCH lobby 
Photo Credit: Robin Hill
KCH balcony rails
by Jose Bedia
Photo Credit: Robin Hill
 KCH Lobby
Photo Credit: Justin Namon
 KCH Lobby
Photo Credit: Justin Namon
 KCH Lobby
Photo Credit: Armando Coll
 KCH lobby
 
 
 
 
 KCH Lobby
Photo Credit: WorldRedEye.com
 
 
 
 

 

 


Carnival Studio Theater
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Carnival Studio Theater Interior photo by Robin Hill Carnival Studio Theater Carnival Studio Theater Interior photo by Manny Hernandez Carnival Studio Theater
Carnival Studio Theater Interior 
Photo Credit: Robin Hill
Carnival Studio Theater Interior
Photo Credit: Justin Namon 
Carnival Studio Theater Interior
Photo Credit: Manny Hernandez 
Carnival Studio Theater Lobby
Photo Credit: WorldRedEye.com 

 


 

Ziff Ballet Opera House Interior
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BOH Inside

BOH Boxes and Dome photo by Robin Hill BOH Interior photo by Robin Hill BOH Dome and Boxes photo by Robin Hill BOH Ceiling & Balconies photo by Robin Hill
BOH Boxes and Dome 
Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
BOH Interior 
Photo Credit: 
Robin Hill
BOH Dome and Boxes
Photo Credit: 
Robin Hill
BOH Ceiling & Balconies 
Photo Credit: Robin Hill
BOH Dome Close Up photo by Robin Hill BOH Dome Close Up photo by Robin Hill BOH Dome Close Up photo by Robin Hill BOH Curtain detail photo by Robin Hill
BOH Dome Close Up 
Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
BOH Dome Close Up Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
BOH Dome Close Up Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
BOH Hibiscus Proscenium Curtain detail 
Photo Credit: 
Robin Hill
 BOH
BOH  
 BOH Lobby
 
 
BOH Interior
Photo Credit: WorldRedEye.com
 
BOH Interior
Photo Credit: Justin Namon
 BOH Interior
Photo Credit: Justin Namon
 

 

BOH Lobby

BOH lobby photo by Robin Hill BOH Lobby Terrazo floors photo by Robin Hill BOH Lobby photo by Robin Hill BOH Lobby and Rails photo by Robin Hill
BOH lobby 
Photo Credit: 
Robin Hill
BOH Lobby Terrazo floors 
Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
BOH Lobby
Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
BOH Lobby and Rails
Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
 BOH
 BOH Lobby
BOH Lobby 
 
 
BOH
Photo Credit: Benjamin Thacker
 BOH Lobby
Photo Credit: Justin Namon
 BOH Lobby
Photo Credit: Manny Hernandez
 

 


 

Art in Public Places
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Glass Railings - Jose Bedia ( Knight Concert Hall Lobby )

Bedia with Railings photo by Robin Hill Bedia Rails KCH photo by Robin Hill
Jose Bedia with Railings
Photo Credit: Robin Hill
Balcony rails KCH
Designed by Jose Bedia 
Photo Credit: Robin Hill

 

Glass Mosaic Mural - Cundo Bermudez (Studio Theater)

Bermudez mural installed photo by Robin Hill Bermudez with mural photo by Robin Hill
Ways of Performing mural installed
Photo Credit: Robin Hill
Cundo Bermudez with mural
Photo Credit: Robin Hill

 

Hibiscus Curtain - Robert Rahway Zakanitch ( Ziff Ballet Opera House Interior)

BOH curtain mock up BOH with curtain Zakanitch and BOH curtain Zakanitch's Hibiscus Curtain
BOH curtain mock up
BOH with Hibiscus Proscenium Curtain Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
Robert Rahway Zakanitch and BOH Hibiscus Proscenium Curtain 
Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
Zakanitch's Hibiscus Proscenium Curtain Photo Credit:
Robin Hill

 

Pharoah's Dance - Gary Moore

Gary Moore Pharoah's Dance Detail Pharoah's Dance Detail Pharoah's Dance Detail
Gary Moore
Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
Pharoah's Dance Detail
Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
Pharoah's Dance Detail
Photo Credit:
Robin Hill
Pharoah's Dance Detail
Photo Credit:
Robin Hill

 

Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts Plaza Fountains - Anna Valentina Murch

Anna Murch fountain Anna Murch and fountain
 
Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts Plaza Fountain
Photo Credit: Robin Hill
Anna Murch and Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts Plaza Fountain
Photo Credit: Robin Hill

 

Terrazo Floors - Jose Bedia

KCH Lobby floor - close up-
KCH Lobby floor - close up-
Photo Credit: Robin Hill

 


 

Construction Archive

The beautiful terrazzo floor mural created by José Bedia for the Ziff Ballet Opera House lobby has been installed and polished.  The beautiful terrazzo floor mural created by José Bedia for the Ziff Ballet Opera House lobby has been installed and polished. 
Palm trees now line the outdoor Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts on both sides of Biscayne Boulevard, while construction of the fountains and benches on the Plaza is moving into its final stage.  Palm trees now line the outdoor Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts on both sides of Biscayne Boulevard, while construction of the fountains and benches on the Plaza is moving into its final stage.
José Bedia’s etched glass railings adorn the lobbies of the Knight Concert Hall and the Ziff Ballet Opera House.  José Bedia’s etched glass railings adorn the lobbies of the Knight Concert Hall and the Ziff Ballet Opera House
January 2006 - An aerial view facing south of the ever-changing Miami skyline. The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts (in the foreground) and the many high-rises under construction throughout downtown Miami.  January 2006 - An aerial view facing south of the ever-changing Miami skyline. The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts (in the foreground) and the many high-rises under construction throughout downtown Miami.
Inside the lobby of the Ziff Ballet Opera House — open balconies on the left, glass curtain walls on the right.  Inside the lobby of the Ziff Ballet Opera House — open balconies on the left, glass curtain walls on the right.
The acoustical dome above the Ziff Ballet Opera House has received its final coat of paint and most of the scaffolding has come down.  The acoustical dome above the Ziff Ballet Opera House has received its final coat of paint and most of the scaffolding has come down.
Looking up at the magnificent curtain walls of the Ziff Ballet Opera House.  Looking up at the magnificent curtain walls of the Ziff Ballet Opera House.
View from the Third Tier of the Carnical Concert Hall — the acoustic canopy in the center will be raised before the Center opens.  View from the Third Tier of the Carnical Concert Hall — the acoustic canopy in the center will be raised before the Center opens.

From the balcony level of the Knight Concert Hall Lantern overlooking the Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts and the southbound Biscayne Boulevard portion of its brickwork.

 From the balcony level of the Knight Concert Hall Lantern overlooking the Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts and the southbound Biscayne Boulevard portion of its brickwork.
Inside the Ziff Ballet Opera House upstairs lobby looking out the curtain wall window.  Inside the Ziff Ballet Opera House upstairs lobby looking out the curtain wall window.
A view across the Miami Metromover of the Knight Concert Hall.  A view across the Miami Metromover of the Knight Concert Hall.
From the Pedestrian Bridge, a view of the southbound Biscayne Boulevard portion of the Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts brickwork.  From the Pedestrian Bridge, a view of the southbound Biscayne Boulevard portion of the Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts brickwork.
An image of the Western facing side of the Ziff Ballet Opera House.  An image of the Western facing side of the Ziff Ballet Opera House.
From the Ziff Ballet Opera house overlooking the Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts with the Knight Concert Hall in the background.  From the Ziff Ballet Opera house overlooking the Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts with the Knight Concert Hall in the background.
From the Ziff Ballet Opera House overlooking the Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts and the Studio Theater.  From the Ziff Ballet Opera House overlooking the Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts and the Studio Theater.
Backstage in the Ziff Ballet Opera House showing the mainstage, and both the full size upstage staging area, and stage left.  Backstage in the Ziff Ballet Opera House showing the mainstage, and both the full size upstage staging area, and stage left.
Backstage in the Ziff Ballet Opera House showing the mainstage behind the down position fire curtain, and the stage left area.  Backstage in the Ziff Ballet Opera House showing the mainstage, and both the full size upstage staging area, and stage left.
A shot from the ground facing Northeast of the Knight Concert Hall.  A shot from the ground facing Northeast of the Knight Concert Hall.
May 2005, The Knight Concert Hall (left) and the Ziff Ballet Opera House (right) from the North, overlooking downtown Miami.  May 2005, The Knight Concert Hall (left) and the Ziff Ballet Opera House (right) from the North, overlooking downtown Miami.
May 2005, An aerial photograph of the Knight Concert Hall from the Northeast.  May 2005, An aerial photograph of the Knight Concert Hall from the Northeast.
May 2005, Overlooking Biscayne Boulevard, an aerial photograph of the Ziff Ballet Opera House from the Northeast.  May 2005, Overlooking Biscayne Boulevard, an aerial photograph of the Ziff Ballet Opera House from the Northeast.
May 2005, Overlooking Biscayne Boulevard, an aerial photograph of the Knight Concert Hall from the Southwest.  May 2005, Overlooking Biscayne Boulevard, an aerial photograph of the Knight Concert Hall from the Southwest.
April 2005, Contruction crew works together to pass supplies up the scaffolding of the Knight Concert Hall.  April 2005, Contruction crew works together to pass supplies up the scaffolding of the Knight Concert Hall.
March 2005, A close up of the Ziff Ballet Opera House curtain wall with Knight Concert Hall in the background.  March 2005, A close up of the Ziff Ballet Opera House curtain wall with Knight Concert Hall in the background.
February 2005, the curtain wall of the Ziff Ballet Opera House under a full moon.  February 2005, the curtain wall of the Ziff Ballet Opera House under a full moon.
January 2005, Ongoing marble and glass installation on the north side of the Ballet Opera House.  January 2005, Ongoing marble and glass installation on the north side of the Ballet Opera House.
January 2005, Foundation construction begins for the Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts.  January 2005, Foundation construction begins for the Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts.
January 2005, The eastern side of Knight Concert Hall.  January 2005, The eastern side of Knight Concert Hall.
January 2005, Street level view of the Ziff Ballet Opera House, Art Deco Tower, Pedestrian Bridge and Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts.  January 2005, Street level view of the Ziff Ballet Opera House, Art Deco Tower, Pedestrian Bridge and Parker and Vann Thomson Plaza for the Arts.
December 2004, The last few glass panes of the Knight Concert Hall lobby were lowered into place in December.  December 2004, The last few glass panes of the Knight Concert Hall lobby were lowered into place in December.
December 2004, The Center's pedestrian bridge over Biscayne Boulevard and the west side of Knight Concert Hall, as seen from the Ziff Ballet Opera House. December 2004, The Center's pedestrian bridge over Biscayne Boulevard and the west side of Knight Concert Hall, as seen from the Ziff Ballet Opera House. 
December 2004, A view from backstage, through the proscenium arch, at the auditorium of the Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House.  December 2004, A view from backstage, through the proscenium arch, at the auditorium of the Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House.
The glass-enclosed lobby of the Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House, with the Art Deco Tower in the foreground.  The glass-enclosed lobby of the Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House, with the Art Deco Tower in the foreground.
West side of Knight Concert Hall alongside Biscayne Boulevard.  West side of Knight Concert Hall alongside Biscayne Boulevard.
July 2004 - Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House nears completion.  July 2004 - Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House nears completion.
July 2004 - Knight Concert Hall nears completion.  July 2004 - Knight Concert Hall nears completion.
July 2004, North view of The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts.  July 2004, North view of The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts.
July 2004, East view of the Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House & Knight Concert Hall.  July 2004, East view of the Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House & Knight Concert Hall.
July 2004, Southwest view of the Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House & Knight Concert Hall.  July 2004, Southwest view of the Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House & Knight Concert Hall.
July 2004, The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts looking south.  July 2004, The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts looking south.
June 2004 – The two structures of The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts are connected by a pedestrian bridge across Biscayne Boulevard.  June 2004 – The two structures of The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts are connected by a pedestrian bridge across Biscayne Boulevard.
March 2004 - The final steel beam is put in place above the Studio Theater.  March 2004 - The final steel beam is put in place above the Studio Theater.
September 2003 - Skeleton of Knight Concert Hall.  September 2003 - Skeleton of Knight Concert Hall.
September 2003 - Steel skeleton of the Ballet Opera House.  September 2003 - Steel skeleton of the Ballet Opera House.
February 2002 - First crane arrives at the Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House site.  February 2002 - First crane arrives at the Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House site.
Future site of the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, shot in 1999.  Future site of the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, shot in 1999.
   
   
   
   
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