Spring break is long gone, meaning you can head to Miami Beach without the swarm of college aged kids. Miami is in the beginning stages of becoming culturally relevant again. Aside from Art Basel, there's a lot of impressive new restaurants that just opened, Wynwood is becoming a cool art haven, and the parties are plenty no matter what hotel backyard you walk into.
Miami is home to clear beaches, international models, museums, hispanic culture, and tropical weather all year long. Meaning any day of the year, you can sunbathe on the beach with a margarita in hand.
For those of you in Miami looking to get those buns into shape, it's your lucky day! Tracy Anderson has just opened a pop-up studio at Bal Harbour Shops to run for 8 weeks, as if Miami could get any hotter. With a cult following ranging from Gwyneth Paltrow to Victoria Beckham, the Tracy Anderson Method is the ultimate in bikini-ready workouts.
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.