In Miami Beach from December 7th-10th - Miami Beach Convention Center
This is an incredible opportunity to see ART, ART, ART!!! Art like you have never seen before. From a portrait of Jacqueline Picasso, which has not been displayed over 40 years worth over $4.5 million, to a 2,000 lb black marble statue by Henry Moore worth about $11.5 million, to Miros, Chagalls, Margrittes, Jackson Pollocks....just to name a few. The most incredible exhibitions that take your breath away.
Courtesy MCH Swiss Exhibition (Basel/Zurich) AG
Art Basel Miami Beach is an international art show and is the sister event of Art Basel in Switzerland, "the most important annual show worldwide for the past 37 years". It's a new type of cultural event which combines an art show, special exhibitions, parties and crossover events in the music, film, design and architecture industries.
The exibit will include exclusive international selections of 20th and 21st century art works by over 1500 artists. The most respected art dealers show priceless works by both renowned and new artists. Art collectors, artists, dealers, curators, critics and art enthusiasts from around the world will participate in this favorite winter meeting place for the international art world.
"Art Basel Miami Beach is the most important art show on the American continent and a cultural and social highlight of the Americas."
RECORD PRICE: Gustav Klimt's 'Portrait of Adele Bloch Bauer l' reportedly sold for $135 million in June.
Follow these links for great articles about Art Basel:
- Art Basel Miami Beach: Fine Art, Great Party by BETH GREENFIELD, New York Times
- Art Basel Miami beach: who profits? by by Roni Feinstein
- Paint the town by David Vincent
- Shawn Barber in Art Basel Miami Beach
- You Don't Have to Cross the Causeway by Victor Barrenechea
- SO MUCH ART, SO LITTLE TIME BY MADELEINE MARR
- Investors see the green in art BY MARTHA BRANNIGAN