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Miami Art Basel

Art Basel Miami Supercharged! (Video)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 02.08.2015 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

It was full throttle at Art Basel this year in Miami. There were Lambos, Red Bull, Cuban expresso, Davidoff cigars, champagne, and Waikiki weather to keep me up.

Go the F*ck to Sleep Art Basel

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 02.04.2015 | Miami
J.J. Colagrande

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.

Hugo França: From Forest to Furniture (Video)

Crane.tv | Posted 06.17.2014 | Arts
Crane.tv

For 15 years, Brazilian artist Hugo França lived and worked alongside indigenous tribes, learning their generations-old woodworking techniques and traditions.

Time of the Empress: Architectural Identity and the Persistence of Hope

Sarah Lehat | Posted 03.19.2014 | Arts
Sarah Lehat

It feels like a womb in here, and the buildings, they feel like gestating embryos -- organic, living, breathing organisms. They are born and they die.

10 Artists To Watch In 2014

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts

And, you can take a deep breath out. The art world insanity that is Art Basel Miami Beach has finally come to a close, leaving behind its usual trail ...

Wendy White Tells Us To 'Leave It All On The Field'

Posted 12.07.2013 | Arts

In honor of Art Basel Miami Beach week, we've reached out to some of our favorite artists to learn their hopes, worries and food cravings in relation ...

Why Art Basel Is The Art World's Spring Break

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts

In honor of Art Basel Miami Beach week, we've reached out to some of our favorite artists to learn their hopes, worries and food cravings in relation ...

How To Survive An Art Fair

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

In honor of Art Basel Miami Beach week, we've reached out to some of our favorite artists to learn their hopes, worries and food cravings in relation ...

Friends With You: The Spiritual Antidote The Art World Needs

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 12.06.2013 | Arts

In honor of Art Basel Miami Beach week, we've reached out to some of our favorite artists to learn their hopes, worries and food cravings in relation ...

When Famous Artists Turn Cars Into Canvases

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 12.06.2013 | Arts

In honor of Art Basel Miami Beach week, we've reached out to some of our favorite artists to learn their hopes, worries and food cravings in relation ...

Art Basel Problems

Joanna Popper | Posted 02.04.2014 | Miami
Joanna Popper

It is Art Basel time in Miami which brings world-class art, parties, celebrities and culture and Art Basel problems. How many blisters can my feet take? Is Band-aid an official sponsor of Art Basel this year?

20 Events You Can't Miss At Art Basel Miami Beach

Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

It's that time of year again, art world. Art Basel Miami Beach is back with more over-the-top insanity than ever before, and we're not going to lie, w...

Scope NY-- Desire Obtain Cherish: Drugs, Fame, and Art

Lisa Derrick | Posted 06.10.2013 | Arts
Lisa Derrick

Beyond a brand -- fine art blends with street, pop, conceptual and appropriation art with razor's edge, using contemporary commerce as a model and as as contextual base for the art, it's manufacturing and its marketing, commenting on social stratification.

Are Art Galleries the Labor Unions of the Art World?

Mat Gleason | Posted 02.10.2013 | Arts
Mat Gleason

An art gallery functions much the same way that a labor union functions. Both of them seek the best price and conditions for labor. One negotiates with management for a group of workers, the other negotiates with collectors for a select group of artists.

GUIDE: Think Outside The Basel Cage

Posted 12.07.2012 | Miami

Who's the big winner at this year Art Basel Miami Beach? Instagram. Among the most notable shots from last night's pic feeds was a live tiger, sleepin...

Art Basel Diary: Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Tara Solomon | Posted 12.06.2012 | Miami
Tara Solomon

Who knew that Calder did eye patches? This was one of the quirky gems we discovered at Vernissage, the holy grail of art parties, which opened the Miami Beach Convention Center's consortium of gallery offerings Wednesday night.

GUIDE: Ready For Day 2?

Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 12.06.2012 | Miami

Favorite moment from the first (unofficial) day of Basel? Will Ferrell in a Howler trucker hat wandering around the vernissage. Fingers crossed he's r...

PHOTOS: Inside Art Basel's VIP Preview

Posted 11.15.2013 | Miami

It's back! And this year's Art Basel Miami Beach -- the 11th annual offshoot of the venerable Swiss fair -- is underway. Doors opened Tuesday afternoo...

LOOK: A Tiara Made Out Of Birth Control

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 12.05.2012 | Women

A gown. A tiara. A scepter. A sash. Sounds like typical beauty queen regalia right? Except this particular set of pageant-wear isn't just covered in r...

PHOTOS: Red Bull Plus Beer Equals Art

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 04.04.2012 | Los Angeles

The fraught relationship between corporate sponsorship and street art will once again be on display this Thursday, when 20 emerging street artists fro...

Basel Beach Alive (SLIDESHOW)

Alexander Adler | Posted 02.03.2012 | Miami
Alexander Adler

This week, the W South Beach played host to a series of lavish events hosted by the likes of Aby Rosen and Diddy in celebration of the art world's annual exodus down south for Art Basel Miami Beach.

Ex-Banksy Dealer, Tribeca Film Festival Banding Together For Festival To Rival Miami Art Basel

Paper Magazine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Paper Magazine

(Image via Planet Magazine) Steve Lazarides is best known for popularizing street art, most prominently as Banksy's dealer, an association that h...