Visual Arts


Visual Arts Instructor
Danniel Cortada
Visual Arts Instructor

Danniel Cortada was born and raised in Miami, Florida. He found his passion for visual arts while attending Southwest Miami Senior High. His passion for the arts led him to receive the Gold Key National Scholastic Art award at Carnegie Hall in 2013. Cortada’s earlier works have been showcased the in Pinecrest Gardens Gallery and Perez Art Museum Miami in 2013. Cortada later attended Florida Gulf Coast University where he exhibited his work in numerous shows. Cortada has also had work experience with world renowned pop artist Romero Britto in 2018. In 2018 he received a Bachelors Of Fine Arts, with a minor in art history, from Florida International University. Cortada is currently working on his personal collection for exhibition in the Fall of 2021.

Experience Visual Arts…


  • 9th grade – Portfolio Development Drawing Honors​
  • 10th grade – Portfolio Development; 2D Design Art Honors ​
  • 11th grade – AP 2D Design and 2D Studio Art I & II ​
  • 12th grade – AP 3D Design​
  • Earn College Credit!​

Paint a masterpiece…

  • Affiliation with Savannah College of Art & Design​

Competitions and winners – ​

  • Congressional Art Competition ​
  • Scholastic Art ​
  • Silver Key​
  • Silver Knight​
  • Young Arts​
  • Annual RMEC Art Show

Contact Information

Danniel Cortada – Visual Arts Instructor