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Art Basel Diary, Day Three: Thursday, December 6, 2012

Tara Solomon | Posted 02.06.2013 | Miami
Tara Solomon

If our husky Brenda Vacarro voice is any indication, Art Basel is winning in the endurance category. Just three days of art fairs and parties, and we're ready to check in somewhere with an IV drip. But we can sleep in 2013, we figure.

The Best Tweets From Women This Week

Posted 12.08.2012 | Women

We got extremely excited last week when HBO released the trailer for the second season of "Girls." Hannah! Elijah! Shosh! Every character's name deser...

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...

PULSE Art Fair: The Director Tour (PHOTOS)

Carmen Zella | Posted 12.06.2012 | Arts
Carmen Zella

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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...

Art Basel Diary, Day One: Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Tara Solomon | Posted 02.04.2013 | Miami
Tara Solomon

Every year we have a love-hate relationship with Art Basel. Love it because it's fabulous; hate it because it gives us too many really good art events and parties (OK, mostly parties) all happening at the same time. Meaning, we invariably miss something amazing.

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...

GUIDE: Ready! Set! Basel!

Posted 11.15.2013 | Miami

Ready! Set! Basel! Wednesday is a manageable introduction to a frenzied few days of art walking and talking for Art Week Miami AKA Art Basel Miami ...

'I Love Showing Off My City!': Laure Heriard Dubreuil's Art Basel Must-Sees

The Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 11.15.2013 | Miami

"I love showing off my city! I feel extremely proud and excited," The Webster CEO and co-founder Laure Heriard Dubreuil told The Huffington Post on th...

Fashion Events Invade Art Basel

Posted 11.15.2013 | Miami

By Jonathan Borge Is Art Basel to Miami what Fashion Week is to New York? Saying so would perhaps be an overstatement, but there's no denying that ...

Your Start-Up Life: The Business of Art

Rana Florida | Posted 02.02.2013 | Business
Rana Florida

When Mera Rubell met her future husband Don, a medical student, the two quickly discovered that they shared two powerful passions -- for each other and for art. Together, they built not just a business empire but one of the most important private contemporary art collections in the world.

Why The Art World Is So Loathsome

2012-07-03-slatelogo.jpg | Posted 11.29.2012 | Arts

By Simon Doonan Freud said the goals of the artist are fame, money, and beautiful lovers. Based on my artist acquaintances, I would say this holds ...

Salon Culture 2.0: A New Era of Arts Patronage

Mia R. Benenate | Posted 01.20.2013 | Arts
Mia R. Benenate

Working with leading talent from around the globe DK Johnston and his Arts Fund partners have been able to add water to mid-career creatives and help take their marketing, business, and financials to the next level.

'It's Somebody Having Sex': Jeff Koons Bares the Subtext of His Art in Brussels

ARTINFO | Posted 12.15.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

BRUSSELS -- Jeff Koons delivered a walking lecture consisting of equal parts sex and art history last Saturday, as he opened a small but broad show at...

The Art Fair Cheat Sheet: Typical Booth Prices for 13 Art Fairs, From Basel to Dallas

ARTINFO | Posted 12.01.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

In Art + Auction's survey of the event-driven art market, "What's an Art Fair Worth?," we endeavor to determine exactly how much money gallerists spen...

Shea Hembrey Shines in Debut Exhibit. Oh, and the Art is Good Too!

Cator Sparks | Posted 11.25.2012 | Arts
Cator Sparks

When he opened at the Bryce Wolkowitz gallery here in New York, I was truly excited to meet him. His inaugural exhibit, dark matters, "attempts to visualize his 20 year exploration of dark matter and dark energy (scientifically hypothesized to compromise over 90% of the cosmos)."

Look Who's Playing Basel!

Posted 09.11.2012 | Miami

If the prospect of Art Basel Miami Beach and all the great things that come with it -- good weather, better art, thousands of tourists with deep pocke...

Who's In and Who's Out at Art Basel Miami Beach 2012

ARTINFO | Posted 11.10.2012 | Arts
ARTINFO

Fall may have just begun, but Art Basel Miami Beach is already gearing up for December. The mother of all American art fairs has compiled its exhibito...

Katherine Brooks

Artist Makes 'Occupy' Chairs For The 1%?

HuffingtonPost.com | Katherine Brooks | Posted 06.20.2012 | Arts

Our favorite thing to come out of Design Miami/Basel this past week was Sebastian Errazuriz's mind-bending project, "Occupy Chairs." Cristina Grajales...

Art Basel Through A Gallery Owner's Eyes (Day 6)

Claressinka Anderson | Posted 08.15.2012 | Arts
Claressinka Anderson

Art Basel in Switzerland runs from June 14-17, 2012. A photo diary detailing my adventures is below. You can see preparation for the international art...

Art Basel Inside Out

MutualArt | Posted 08.14.2012 | Arts
MutualArt

Often dubbed the "Olympics of the art world," Art Basel is certainly daunting, even for the most esteemed collector or knowledgeable art aficionado.

Art Basel Through A Gallery Owner's Eyes (Day 5)

Claressinka Anderson | Posted 08.14.2012 | Arts
Claressinka Anderson

Art Basel in Switzerland runs from June 14-17, 2012. A photo diary detailing my adventures is below. You can see preparation for the international art...

Art Basel Through A Gallery Owner's Eyes (Day 2-4) (NSFW)

Claressinka Anderson | Posted 08.13.2012 | Arts
Claressinka Anderson

Art Basel in Switzerland runs from June 14-17, 2012. A photo diary detailing my adventures in the days leading up to the international art show is bel...

Art Basel Through A Gallery Owner's Eyes (Day One)

Claressinka Anderson | Posted 08.11.2012 | Arts
Claressinka Anderson

Art Basel in Switzerland runs from June 14-17, 2012. A photo diary detailing my adventures in the days leading up to the international art show is bel...