Basel is finally here and so is your official Art Basel Guide 2014! I love this time of year, not only because of the holidays, but because of the thousands of people from all around the world that gather here for this event. Bold and eclectic fashion, an evolving art scene, fun people – get ready to get a taste of what Miami is all about.
Meet Diane Von Furstenberg
What: Join the designer as she celebrates the launch of her new book, “The Woman I Wanted to Be” at her Aventura Mall Pop-Up!
Where: 19501 Biscayne Blvd, Aventura, FL 33180
When: December 3, 7-8pm; RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
VH1 & SCOPE PARTY
What: Enjoy Music and art all in one place with DJ Swizz Beatz and international singer Nabiha. Also get a chance to enjoy an art installation by Aerosyn Lex-Mestrovic
Where: 1001 Ocean Drive
Miami Beach, FL 33139
When: December 5, 8-11p; Invite only
What: “The global forum for design.” A showroom collection of modern and contemporary home designs exhibiting architectural, furniture, and fashion designs. And this year is the 10 year anniversary of Design Miami! It’s definitely something you don’t want to miss out on.
Where: Between Meridian Avenue & 19th Street
Next to the Miami Beach Convention Center
When: December 3-7;
Cost: GA tickets are $25; Senior/Students (with ID) $20
Art Basel Miami Beach
What:The most prestigious art show in the United States showcasing various artwork from over 2,000 artists. Great event for collectors, dealers, and critics.
Where: 300 West 41st Street #214 Miami Beach, FL 33140
When: December 4-7
Cost: One-Day Ticket $42
Permanent Pass: $90
Evening Ticket (after 4 pm): $29
Aqua Art 2014
What: A contemporary art fair that began in 2005. Aqua features young dealers and galleries with strong emerging careers.
Where: Aqua Hotel, 1530 Collins Ave., Miami Beach$10
When: December 3-7
Cost: One day pass $15
Ink Miami Art Fair
What: A fair focused on contemporary art work created on paper.
Where:Suites of Dorchester
1850 Collins Avenue (19th St)
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
When: December 3-7
It doesn’t end there! Here are a few more events worth looking into.