Art Basel in Miami Beach now in its 16th edition closed with buoyant sales across the board.
The UBS annual art market report released last week (6 December 2017) has recorded that despite high-profile sales; art collectors were largely driven by legacy and love, not investment and profit.
2 November 2016
Art Basel Miami Beach has announced the Film Programme for the 2016 event. This year it will run from November 30 through December 4, presenting a premier program of over 50 film and video works by some of today’s most exciting artists from North and South America, Europe, Asia and Africa.
Art Basel Miami has announced the gallery line-up for its 2016 show at the Miami Beach Convention Centre. It includes 269 leading international galleries, drawn from 29 countries across North and South America, Europe, Asia and Africa. Exhibitors will present works of art – from historically significant projects and film to painting, photography and large-scale […]
What’s the difference between the art fairs of Miami Beach and Black Friday/Cyber Monday? The answer is, both are enormous shopping centres growing in size each year as new ‘retailers’ join the bandwagon, though while the latter is upfront about offering bargains and rockbottom prices, those that attend the former are also out to find […]
Art Basel will present a premier program of over 50 films and videos by and about artists selected under the title ‘Our Hidden Futures’ from December 2 through 6, 2015. Screened on the 7,000-square-foot outdoor projection wall of the New World Center, the program is again curated by Art Basel film curator David Gryn, Director of Daata Editions and London’s Artprojx. First-time Art […]
Last night saw the first event on the Art Basel Miami week calendar, the launch of the UNTITLED art fair. In two short years this pavilion on the Beach, at the start of Ocean Drive, has grown to become a contender as an important international art fair. Comprised of mostly New York galleries there was […]
Latitude: A platform for Brazilian Art Galleries Abroad has announced its programme for Art Basel in Miami Beach 2013. This December, the project will support 13 Brazilian galleries in showcasing leading contemporary art at Art Basel’s 12th edition in Miami Beach. As the premiere international destination for Latin American galleries, the project will also see […]
12 December 2012
The booths have all been dismantled, the artwork packed up, crated and carted off in trucks to planes to be dispersed all over the cultural globe. The dealers count their sales and curse the ones that got away. The hordes of international art world people have all left town, exhausted and partied out. The art […]
By Sara Faith The 2012 edition of Art Basel in Miami Beach officially closed yesterday, Sunday, December 9. Praised by critics, exhibitors and visitors as Art Basel’s most serious presentation in Miami Beach to date, its galleries across the board reported consistent sales throughout the week. The show, whose main sponsor is UBS, again attracted […]
9 December 2012
Miami Beach Art Basel is so much more than a merging of international galleries in what is disputably the most important commercial art event in the calendar. Art comes together in all shapes and forms to create a meeting of minds and a collective experience in an environment conducive to sharing trends in any sort […]
7 December 2012
On The Third Day Of His Diary Ben Austin Discovers Size May Matter To Some But Reputation Trumps Size! So, enter the big guns. The mega money and serious players are fully primed and ready to go trophy hunting. They want the big names, the blue chip stuff, artwork that needs no introduction. After all […]
Yesterday ArtLyst featured an article on the Best British Galleries at Art Basel Miami Beach 2013. As we prepare to board our flight to sunny Florida today, checking into our South Beach hotel, you can see our itinerary of Exhibitions and events chosen especially for our readers. There is so much more and I will […]
The Keszler Gallery in the Hamptons, New York are exhibiting two Banksy murals removed from Bethlehem in 2007, at an Art Basel Miami Beach satellite fair next week. The works make up a larger show of Street Art by the Bristol born artist and include the iconic Kissing Policemen mural which was sold last year. […]
For the second consecutive year, Art Video will present works by some of today’s most exciting artists across two venues, inside the Miami Beach Convention Center and in the outdoor setting of SoundScape Park. Organized in association with David Gryn, Director of London’s Artprojx, Art Video Nights will showcase 60 film and video works on […]
Art Basel Miami Beach is certainly the highlight of the Autumn contemporary art season. Taking place in early December, it will feature 257 leading international galleries, with work ranging from the Modern period of the early 20th century, to the most cutting edge new works. Application numbers have soared, exceeding those for 2011, with more […]