The dust has settled and our clothes are finally dry from what was perhaps one of the rainiest weeks Miami (or we) have ever seen. You’d think that wish flash floods on the beach we’d be less inclined to go out and run the party in Miami, but you’d be wrong, it simply required a slight change in our wardrobe.
Have you ever seen a more Art Basel-y headline about Art Basel? Of course not. On Friday night, during peak mingling and chin-stroking hours at the fair, two women apparently got into an argument which led to an X-ACTO knife in the neck. Ouch. Thankfully the victim is going to be OK (if not terrified of art fairs for the rest of her life), but the more disturbing thing about this story is the reaction of fellow attendees.
We love art, we love parties, but most of all we love Instagrams. With this year's Art Basel Miami all wrapped up, we're #TBT-ing it a few days early to look back at all of the stylish snaps this art week had to offer. From fashion editors to a notable Jenner, click through for all the chicest 'grams of Basel.
Last night, PONY and Zieher Smith & Horton presented PONY x ABMB x FOXHOLE, in honor of artists Rachel Rossin and Martha Colburn, with DJ sets by Andrew Kuo and April Hunt at the Foxhole Bar in Miami Beach, Florida.
A Hilton, a Ramone, and a Matisse walk into a bar...well actually a hotel. In Miami. During Art Basel. Of course. Last night, Artsy and Nautilus, a SIXTY Hotel, hosted a chic little artists' dinner and after-party along with Katherine Bernhardt, Dan Colen, Mira Dancy, Eddie Peake, and Chloe Wise.
Has Pulse Art Fair Sold out to Target? During this year's Miami art week, Pulse Art Fair's platform for video and new media art, PLAY, features its new programming partner - Target. The exhibition offers visitors a place where products come to play and come to life.
With almost two dozen satellite art fairs taking place in Miami during the city's art week between December 1 - December 6, navigating the scene may be difficult. The city is now home to more than 20 distinct pop-up art festivals during the coveted first week of December. This cheat sheet includes highlights of the major art fairs happening during the week, and don't forget to check out all the parties happening HERE.
How do you know Art Basel Miami has officially started? When a billionaire real estate developer ends up on the shoulders of a superstar rapper after a dinner held in his honor at an art museum named after him. How can we make this stuff up?
While most people associate November with Thanksgiving, the month really serves as a precursor to Art Basel for the art and social scene. The biggest art event of the year once again kicks off during the first week of December, and again there are a handful of can't-miss events featuring some of the most thought-provoking, edgy artists exhibiting alongside the most relevant pop culture acts.
Whether you're in Miami for the weekend or have taken an extended breather, it is nearly impossible to miss all the good food Magic City has to offer. It's the ultimate wine and dine fest, and in honor of Miami Spice, the two month long promotion many restaurants are doing, we bring you the best of the best in Miami.