Vizcaya to be presented with prestigious Ross Merrill Award
The American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works will present Vizcaya Museum and Gardens with the prestigious Ross Merrill Award for Outstanding Commitment to the Preservation and Care of Collections -- an honor that is possible thanks to generations of community support.
The event timeline is as follows:
- 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.: Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres;
- 7:30 p.m.: Welcome by Vizcaya’s Executive Director Joel Hoffman;
- 7:35 p.m.: Comments by Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez
- 7:40 p.m.: Preservation at Vizcaya by Conservator Lauren Hall;
- 7:50 p.m.: Presentation of Ross Merrill Award by Deborah Trupin of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works.
Reception immediately following award presentation.
3251 South Miami Ave.
Miami, FL 33129