Art Basel is not Art Basel. Art Basel is just a small component and maybe the worst and most boring part of Art Basel. Art Basel really is this HUGE radio wave of satellite Art Fairs and pop-up events and Wynwood events and street art happening live in Wynwood and parties in Wynwood and on the beach.
"I thought that creating a gallery where you would be able to see these positive images would counteract the dehumanizing effects we've had over the past couple of centuries," she said. "It's a long process, but the legal system is also a long process. I thought with images, you could make an impact a little faster."
Imagine you're a student at JDD Middle; you're surrounded by warehouses and walls painted in the most vivid ways imaginable, constructed by the world's most treasured and talented artists; your schoolyard is literally in the world's largest outdoor museum, yet you can't learn how to paint or draw in school. Talk about being on the outside looking in.