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Design Legend Luminaire Launches “PaperLove” Art Auction to Benefit Sylvester

11.21.2008

For the second year, contemporary home design leader Luminaire is combining art and passion to support Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. As they did in 2006, Nasir and Nargis Kassamali, the founders of Luminaire, have invited artists from across the globe to create unique works centered around a specific theme. More than 50 artists, named below, have created works of art made out of paper for this year’s event titled “PaperLove.” The finished pieces will be sold during a silent auction and at a live charity auction led by Christie’s Auction House during Art Basel, Thursday, December 4th, at the Luminaire Lab in the Miami Design District.

Sylvester Radiology/Breast Imaging Department Named a Center of Excellence

11.09.2008

The Radiology/Breast Imaging Department at the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at University of Miami Miller School of Medicine has good reason to be proud. It was recently designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The designation was awarded for both stereotactic and breast ultrasound.