It’s not Black Friday or a door buster sale. In fact there are no steals or deals at Art Basel.
The prestigious Art Basel Miami Beach doesn’t open to the public until Thursday.
Since 2009 Wynwood Walls has been called The Museum of the Streets.
There’s no better art to be found than in Miami during the December international art fair season!
Head to the Wynwood area over the weekend and you’ll find art is everywhere.One of the newest and most eye catching pieces of street art is at the corner of 22nd Street and NW 2nd Avenue.
Described as “the most prestigious art show in the Americas,” Art Basel opens its Miami Beach 12th edition on Thursday, December 5th.
When CONTEXT Art Miami brought four murals by the famous street artist Banksy to its tents last December, many in the international art community condemned the fair. But that didn’t matter to the 55,000 who visited CONTEXT and Art Miami during Art Basel.
Miami isn’t just a warm haven for frozen tourists or flashy fashionistas. The city also boasts a diverse and vibrant arts community that will celebrate the 23rd edition of Art Miami beginning December 4, 2012.
For the past week, art dealers from all across the world have taken over Miami’s art scene. Millions of dollars worth of art have been sold at events such as Art Basel and Art Miami.