The Intersection of Art, Architecture, & Landscape
for a Local Community with a Global Presence.
A living framework onto which human activities
and natural ecologies can attach and adapt
Received his Bachelor Degree from Tulane University, in 2002, and his Masters of Science in Advanced Architecture Design from Columbia University in 2003. He is the founder of GELPI Projects and is an assistant professor at the FIU School of Architecture.
Rovira is the principal of Studio Roberto Rovira and Chair of the Landscape Architecture + Environmental and Urban Design Department at FIU. He obtained a Masters in Landscape Architecture from the Rhode Island School of Design in 1998.
Drain attended RISD (Sculpture). He was a member of Forcefield, a collective that was part of the Whitney Biennal in 2002. Drain has had solo exhibitions at the University of Florida, Locust Projects, and the Blanton Museum of Art. His work is in the permanent collection of the Whitney Museum of Art, PAMM, MOCA, & PMA.
Architecture Critic & Journalist
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UM School of
A Greenhouse Without The Glass
The winning Design for the Wynwood Gateway competition is a thin metal enclosure that echoes the shape...
Metro 1 Properties focuses on Miami's hip, urban real estate.
Metro1 's founder Tony Cho focuses on Miami's hip urban neighborhoods like Wynwood..
Pioneering. Forward-thinking. Urban-minded. Launched by veteran real estate visionary Tony Cho in 2005, Metro 1 is a full-service real estate organization with a clear vision to shape urban neighborhoods and develop modern cities through brokerage, management and development. Cho and the Metro 1 team are executing on that vision.
Metro 1 isn’t just shaping neighborhoods—we’re giving back to communities. In fact, community service is a cornerstone of our brand philosophy.
M1 Community was developed with an awareness that corporate consciousness and social responsibility are guiding principles for making decisions that positively affect the environment, the community and its stakeholders.
Our M1 Community initiative runs through every project we engage. We spearhead educational efforts and allocate resources—both volunteer hours and financial investments—to make a difference in the communities we serve. We want to make every community we enter a better place for the people who live and work there.
Metro 1 volunteers make true connections with community organizations, assuming leadership roles, serving as ambassadors and contributing resources. M1 Community is actively engaged with a number of community and cultural partners including The New World Symphony, Perez Art Museum Miami, Lotus House, Surfrider Foundation, Epilepsy Foundation, Yoga Gangsters, Moksha Foundation, Urban Paradise and more.
To make a donation by mail:
Wynwood Greenhouse Fund
120 NE 27 Street, Suite 200
Miami, FL 33137
To make a donation online,
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Thank you for your generous support!
Metro 1 Community raises 100% of the Park’s annual budget and is responsible for developing and keeping the Wynwood Greenhouse beautiful and programmed.
All donations are 100% tax deductible.
It’s ours, it’s yours, please help and give back to our community.
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Stacey Glassman Mizener
executive director, M1 Community
The Wynwood Greenhouse is operating under the auspices of the Miami Foundation, which is a tax-exempt charitable organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law.
120 ne 27 st - Miami, FL, 33137
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The Wynwood Greenhouse is an initiative by Metro 1 Community and its related parties.
It is a community effort to shape neighborhoods