Two people walk into a bar... and find an exquisite Sir Henry Moore marble sculpture mounted on a pedestal in a fountain adorning a five-star hotel lobby's atrium. It's not your typical joke punchline.
The recently released list of galleries to join Art Miami continues to make this fair a remarkable assemblage of innovative works by emerging and established artists. Here's an accounting of noteworthy new exhibitors that caught my attention.
Two weeks ago, I attended an artist-direct auction at the studio of Ryan McGinness. The catalog specified that "the artist is the seller, and there is no auction house that will be taking a cut of the sale."