Miami and Miami Beach Art Fair Guide
Online Guide to Miami Art Week 2014

Information about the art fairs and art events taking place in Miami and Miami Beach between December 1 - 7, 2014. The week is commonly known as Miami Art Week. Approximately twenty art fairs participate, positioned in the area between Miami's Wynwood Art District, Downtown Miami and Miami Beach.

For the second year running, will be offering a Day-by-Day Event Guide for Miami Art Week, with a wealth of information to make the experience fun, productive, and otherwise sublime. The Day-by-Day Event Guide will become the "go-to" guide for planning your Miami Art Week!

We'll continue to update this guide and web page through November 29th. Below, you'll find brief descriptions of the art fairs, including locations, hours, admission prices, special events and much more.

Miami Beach Art Fairs
Art Basel Miami Beach   |   Aqua Art Miami   |    Design Miami   |   Ink Miami   |   NADA Art Fair
PULSE Miami   |   SELECT Fair   |   Scope Miami   |   Untitled.

Miami Art Fairs
Art Miami   |   ArtSpot   |   Concept-Fair   |   CONTEXT   |   Fridge Art Fair   |   Miami Photo Salon   |   Miami Project   |   Miami River Art Fair  |  Pinta  |  PRIZM  |  Red Dot Art Fair  |  Sculpt Miami  |  Spectrum

Additional Information
Art Museums, Collections, & Art Organizations  |  Music Events  |  Video / Film Events  |  Performance Art  |  Sculpture Events  |  Getting Around Town  |  Other Info Related to Art

2014 Miami & Miami Beach Art Fairs, Museums, Collections and Art Organizations
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Wynwood Arts District
Design District
Miami Downtown and Biscayne Blvd.
Miami Beach


If possible, plan on spending at least four days at Miami Art Week, as the week is flush with opportunities to mix, mingle; and, of course, feast one's eyes on an incredible array of great art! Not only are the art fairs vibrant and engaging in of themselves, but related events occur at local art museums, private collections, non-profit art organizations, galleries and artist studios.

Art Basel Miami Beach - held at the Miami Beach Convention Center is the largest art fair of the week, featuring more than 250 top galleries from around the world. Design Miami (a major design fair) takes place right next to Art Basel.

Satellite art fairs:
Scope Miami, Pulse, Select, NADA, and Untitled. are also in Miami Beach and actually on or near the beach; enjoy the ocean view!. Hotel-based art fairs in Miami Beach include Ink and Aqua.

Art Miami - held in Miami's Wynwood Art District, is the most established art fair in Miami; it's been around for years. Miami Project, Context, Spectrum, ArtSpot, Pinta and Red Dot art fairs and many of Miami's top art galleries are located in Wynwood. One can easily spend two days in the area and still miss a lot!

Concept Fair is new for 2014 and it's located Downtown on the mega yacht Seafair. Miami River Art Fair is at the Miami Convention Center - James L. Knight Center, also in the downtown Miami.

Free Shuttles - We highly recommend the free shuttle services offered by art fairs, especially when traveling between Miami and Miami Beach, and between downtown and Wynwood. Our Getting Around Town section below provides additional information for traveling around Miami and Miami Beach.

If you find this online guide useful, tell your art friends and colleagues about it. Also, it's OK to mention it in your Social Media postings on Facebook and Twitter. This guide will be updated frequently until November 29th.

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Art Basel Miami Beach
December 3 - 7, 2014
Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach

Art Basel Miami Beach is the most important art show in the United States, a cultural and social highlight for the Americas. Leading galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and Africa show historical work from the masters of Modern and contemporary art, as well as newly created pieces by emerging stars. Paintings, sculptures, drawings, installations, photographs, films, and editioned works of the highest quality are on display at the main exhibition hall. You'll also find artworks in Collins Park and films in the evening at SoundScape Park.

Art Basel is comprised of multiple sectors, each of which has its own selection process and committee of experts, who review applicants and make the final selection of show participants. The seven show sectors offer a diverse collection of artworks, including pieces by established artists and newly emerging artists, curated projects, site-specific experiential work, and video.

Galleries: The largest sector with more than 200 of the world's leading Modern and contemporary art galleries - from North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia. They display paintings, drawings, sculptures, installations, prints, photography, film, video, and digital art by over 4,000 artists.

Nova: Designed for galleries to present one, two or three artists showing new works that have been created within the last three years, the Nova sector often features never-before-seen pieces fresh from the artist's studio and strong juxtapositions.

Positions: This sector allows curators, critics, and collectors to discover ambitious new talents from all over the globe by providing a platform for a single artist to present one major project.

Edition: Leading publishers of editioned works, prints, and multiples exhibit the results of their collaboration with renowned artists.

Kabinett: Participants are chosen from the Galleries sector to present curated exhibitions in a separately delineated space within their booths. The curatorial concepts for Kabinett are diverse, including thematic group exhibitions, art-historical showcases, and solo shows.

Public: This sector offers its visitors a chance to see outdoor sculptures, interventions, and performances, sited within an open and public exhibition space at Collins Park (2100 Collins AVE) near the beach. The sector is produced in collaboration with the Bass Museum of Art.

Film: The Film sector presents a dynamic program of films by and about artists. Screenings take place inside the Convention Center, and in the outdoor setting of SoundScape Park where works are shown on the 7,000-square-foot outdoor projection wall of the Frank Gehry-designed New World Center. Organized in association with David Gryn, Director of London's Artprojx. In addition, Zurich film connoisseur This Brunner selects a feature length film for a special screening at the Colony Theatre.

Survey: Survey presents precise art historical projects that may include solo presentations by an individual artist, or juxtapositions and thematic exhibits from artists representing a range of cultures, generations, and artistic approaches. For 2014, you'll find displays on: Ralston Crawford, Henry Darger, Poul Gernes, Tetsuya Ishida, Lydia Okumura, Lotty Rosenfeld, Michelle Stuart, Taller Torres-García and Alfredo Volpi are some,

Magazines: Art publications from around the world display their magazines in single-magazine stands or the collective booth. Editors and publishers are often present at the show. Great for finding current and past issues of magazines.

$45 (One Day), $100 (Permanent Pass), $32 (evening ticket after 4pm)
$30 Students and Seniors with ID, and and Groups of ten or more
$55 Combination Ticket for Art Basel and Design Miami

Thursday December 4th, 3pm - 8pm
Friday, December 5th, Noon - 8pm
Saturday, December 6th, Noon - 8pm
Sunday, December 7th, Noon - 6pm

Art Basel Conversations | Daily at 10am
Art Salon | Daily 1pm to 6:30pm

Visit the Art Basel Miami website for a full listing of daily Special Exhibitions and Events.
Wednesday, December 3rd, 11am - 8pm Private View (by invitation only)
Thursday, December 4th, 11am - 3pm Vernissage - Private View (by invitation only)

Shuttle Bus Service
The show has organized a shuttle bus service for visits to the museums and collections in Miami. The pickup location is directly across the street from Hall D of the Miami Beach Convention Center. For other shuttles to other art fairs, you'll find them near 17th and Washington.
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AQUA 14 Art Miami
December 3 - 7, 2014
Aqua Hotel, 1530 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139

AQUA 14 Art Miami will celebrate its tenth consecutive installment this December. It is one of the best fairs for emerging art during Miami's Art Week. Over the years, the fair has been recognized for presenting vibrant and noteworthy international art programs with a particular interest in supporting young dealers and galleries with strong emerging and early-to-mid-career artists.

Set within a classic South Beach hotel with spacious exhibition rooms that open onto a breezy intimate courtyard, Aqua's surroundings will certainly be a favorite gathering spot not only for fun and relaxation during the busy week but also as a place to exchange and disseminate new contemporary art ideas. And with its close proximity to Art Basel and continuous shuttle service to Art Miami and CONTEXT Art Miami, Aqua Art Miami will transform into one of the top attended satellite art events for collectors, artists, curators, critics and art enthusiasts alike.

Aqua Art Miami will feature 47 dynamic young galleries from North and South America, Europe and Asia; and innovative special programming including performance art, new media and solo installations. With this commitment to artistic excellence, along with building a dynamic young marketplace with new and increased opportunities around marketing and audience services,

The classic South Beach boutique hotel has breezy, spacious rooms surrounding an intimate courtyard. A great place to relax and socialize during Miami Art Week. And Aqua Hotel is located within walking distance of Art Basel, just south of the bustling Lincoln Road restaurant and shopping area.

2014 Aqua 14 Exhibitors

$15 One day fair pass (Aqua Only)
$75 Multi-day fair pass (Aqua, CONTEXT and Art Miami)
$10 Students 12-18 years and Seniors

Thursday, December 4th, Noon - 9pm
Friday, December 5th, 11am to 9pm
Saturday, December 6th, 11am to 9pm
Sunday, December 7th, 11am to 6pm

Wednesday, December 3rd, 4pm - 11pm, VIP Preview. Access for Art Miami, CONTEXT, and Aqua Art Miami VIP Cardholders & Press
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Design Miami/
December 2 - 7, 2014
Meridian Avenue and 19th Street, Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach

Design Miami/ is the global forum for design. Each fair brings together the most influential collectors, gallerists, designers, curators and critics from around the world in celebration of design culture and commerce.

2014 Highlights
Will be added when then information is available.

The program of exhibitions presented by carefully selected galleries from Europe, the United States and Asia will be enriched by a dynamic series of design talks, site-specific installations and satellite events. For details of Design Miami's cultural programs, including Design Talks, Collaborations, and Design Satellites.

Swarovski Crystal Palace will be back for the seventh consecutive year as a main sponsor of Design Miami/.

General Admission: $25
Students and Seniors (with ID): $29=0 Combination Ticket for Design Miami/ and Art Basel $55 (at ABMB)
Tickets are valid for one day only.

Wednesday, December 3rd, 10am - 8pm
Thursday December 4th, 10am - 8pm
Friday, December 5th, 11am to 8pm
Saturday, December 6th, Noon to 8pm
Sunday, December 7th, Noon to 6pm

Tuesday, December 2nd, Noon - 6pm Collectors Preview
Tuesday, December 2nd, 6pm - 8pm Vernissage
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INK Miami Art Fair
December 3 - 7, 2014
Suites of Dorchester, 1850 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

INK Miami is a contemporary art fair held annually in December during Art Basel Miami Beach. The Fair is unique among Miami's fairs for its focus on contemporary works on paper by internationally renowned artists. It is sponsored by the International Fine Print Dealers Association and exhibitors are selected from among members of the Association for their outstanding ability to offer collectors a diverse survey of 20th century masterworks and just published editions by leading contemporary artists. Since its founding in 2006, the Fair has attracted a loyal following among museum curators and committed collectors of works on paper.

If you're looking to purchase prints or works on paper, you should plan on attending this small art fair. This fair is located just a few blocks from the convention center and Art Basel Miami Beach.

2014 Ink Miami Exhibitors

Free, No Charge

Wednesday, December 3rd, Noon - 5pm
Thursday, December 4th, 10am - 5pm
Friday, December 5th, 10am - 8pm
Saturday, December 6th, 10am - 8pm
Sunday, December 7th, 10am - 3pm

Preview Breakfast, Wednesday, December 3rd, 10am - 11:30am
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NADA Art Fair - Miami Beach
December 4 - 7, 2014
The Deauville Beach Resort, 6701 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33141

Founded in 2002, New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) is a not-for-profit collective of professionals working with contemporary art. Our mission is to create an open flow of information, support, and collaboration within our field and to develop a stronger sense of community among our constituency. NADA's fair is held in parallel with Art Basel Miami Beach and is recognized as a much needed alternative assembly of the world's youngest and strongest art galleries dealing with emerging Contemporary Art. It is the only major American art fair to be run by a non-profit organization.

Our international group of members includes both galleries and individuals (art professionals, independent curators, and established gallery directors). The various perspectives and ideas offered by our diverse roster creates a network which, at its most basic, is a resource which people could contribute to and take as much (or as little) as they are inclined. The benefits for some may be a matter of business, for others a source of intellectual or aesthetic stimulation.

To date, our initiatives have succeeded on two fronts: making the contemporary arts more accessible for the general public, and creating opportunities that nurture the growth of emerging artists, curators, and galleries. Our EVENTS have included: artist talks/gallery walks with critics and curators; benefits in support of charitable institutions; members-only seminars to stimulate dedication and ethics in our profession; and an annual art fair in Miami, which is held in December and is free and open to the public.

Don't plan on walking to this art fair, look for the free shuttle service near Art Basel Miami Beach.
The pick-up and drop-off is at 17th and Washington, near the southeast corner of the convention center. Shuttle service begins each day at 10:30am.

2014 NADA Exhibitors

Free and open to the public

Thursday, December 4th, 2pm - 8pm
Friday, December 5th, 11am - 8pm
Saturday, December 6th, 11am - 8pm
Sunday, December 7th, 11am - 5pm

Thursday, December 4th, 10am - 2pm, Opening Preview by Invitation

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Pulse Miami logo for 2013

Indian Beach Park
4601 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL
December 4 - 7, 2014

PULSE provides a unique platform for diverse galleries to present a progressive blend of renowned and pioneering contemporary artists, alongside an evolving series of original programming. The fair's distinctive commitment to the art community and visitor experience makes PULSE unique among art fairs and creates an art market experience that is both dynamic and inviting.

The Fair is divided into two sections and is comprised of a mix of established and emerging galleries vetted by a committee of prominent international dealers. The IMPULSE section presents galleries invited by the Committee to present solo exhibitions of artist's work created in the past two years.

In addition, PULSE develops original cultural programs with a series of large-scale installations, its PULSE Play video lounge, the PULSE Performance events. The PULSE Prize is awarded in New York and in Miami to one of the artists presented in the IMPULSE section.

2014 PULSE Miami Exhibitors

General Admission $20
Students and Seniors $15
MultiPass (4 day) $25

2013 HOURS
Thursday, December 4th, 1pm - 7pm
Friday, December 5th, 10am - 7pm
Saturday, December 6th, 10am - 7pm
Sunday, December 7th, 10am - 5pm

Thursday, December 4th, 9am - 1pm, Private Preview Brunch (Invitation only)

Complimentary Shuttle Service: PULSE will offer a shuttle service operating between Art Basel Miami Beach and Pulse Miami Beach. Shuttles will run from 9am to 8pm
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Scope Miami Beach
December 2 - 7, 2014
910 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139

SCOPE Miami Beach's monumental pavilion will once again be situated on historic Ocean Drive to welcome near 40,000 visitors over the course of 6 days. Over 100 Exhibitors and 20 selected Breeder Program galleries will present groundbreaking work, alongside SCOPE's special programming, encompassing music, design and fashion.

Long-established as the original incubator for emerging work, SCOPE's Breeder Program celebrates its 14th year of introducing new galleries to the contemporary market.

VH1 will also be presenting the ultimate mash-up of music, pop culture and nostalgia for adults who still want to have fun. There will be some great music on Miami Beach. The tickets are difficult to get but you can sill enjoy the music from the beach for free.

Juxtapoz Magazine will curate and present a selection artworks. Juxtapoz Presents galleries embody the New Contemporary that is SCOPE's hallmark and add a singular dynamism to the Miami Beach 2014 show. Juxtapoz will also release a special edition SCOPE newspaper featuring coverage of the Juxtapoz Presents programming.

Scope will also feature a curated exhibition of artworks from Korea. SCOPE Miami Beach opens on Tuesday, December 2, to welcome VIPs and Press at its First View benefit, and will run December 2 - 7, 2014.

2014 Scope Exhibitors

General Admission $30 and Students $20
Free for VIP cardholders
Brunch, Tuesday: $150
First View, Tuesday: $100

Wednesday, December 3rd, 11am - 8pm
Thursday, December 4th, 11am - 8pm
Friday, December 5th, 11am - 8pm
Saturday, December 6th, 11am - 8pm
Sunday, December 7th, 11am - 8pm

Tuesday, December 2nd, Noon - 4pm, Platinum VIP First View.
Tuesday, December 2nd, 4pm - 8pm, General VIP and Press First View.
Friday, December 5th, 8pm - 11pm The Official VH1 + Scope Party (by invitation and confirmed RSVP only)
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Select Contemporary Art Fair

72nd Street and Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL
December 2 - 7, 2014

SELECT is pleased to announce its new location at 72nd Street and Collins Avenue in a grand-scale 40,000 sq/ft tent structure. We have selected this location for its multi-use capabilities, which include an adjunct amphitheater for performance and nightly music programming. The fair will have ample parking across the street and is a short walk from the neighboring NADA art fair.

SELECT will evolve its vision of presenting 50 + cutting edge international galleries through the curatorial direction of Tim Goossens. Previously the Assistant Curator at MoMA PS1, Goossens is the Curatorial Director of envoy enterprise in Manhattan's Lower East Side, a Curatorial Advisor at the Clocktower Gallery, and serves on the curatorial advisory committee of SoHO House New York. Additionally, he maintains a roster of independent curatorial projects.

SELECT will be held at 72nd street and Collins Avenue, just three blocks from NADA along the sands of beautiful North Beach. Our location has perks such as, beach front views, an attached parking lot, and an amphitheater for music and arts programing. We are conveniently located at the end of the John F Kennedy causeway (route 934), allowing for easy visitor access for clients moving back and forth from the beach to Wynwood.

Shuttle: Free shuttles will be running between SELECT (72nd and Collins) and near the Miami Beach Convention Center at 17th and Washington.

2014 Select Special Projects

Free Entry

Wednesday, December 3rd: 11am - 8pm
Thursday, December 4th: 11am - 8pm
Friday, December 5th: 11am - 8pm
Saturday, December 6th: 11am - 8 pm
Sunday, December 7th: 11am - 6pm

Tuesday, December 2nd, 4pm - 8pm, VIP and Press Preview
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December 1 - 7, 2014
Ocean Drive and 12th Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139

UNTITLED., is a curated art fair and is back for it's third year, running December 1 - 7, 2014, in the heart of Miami Beach's South Beach district at Ocean Drive and 12th Street.

UNTITLED., the international art fair launched in Miami Beach in 2012.

UNTITLED.'s curatorial approach to the traditional art fair model places an emphasis on the viewer's experience by contextualizing the artworks exhibited at each booth. The fair presents a selection of international galleries and not-for-profit spaces, positioned side by side to create a less segregated fair installation.

UNTITLED. 2014 is presented in a temporary pavilion on South Beach designed by internationally recognized architecture firm K/R, led by John Keenen and Terence Riley. The 60,000 square feet floor plan complements UNTITLED.'s curatorial approach and creates an exceptional viewing experience with abundant natural light and an open ocean view. The fair is located directly on the beach in the South Beach district at Ocean Drive and 12th Street, providing a quintessential Miami Beach event.

2014 Untitled. Exhibitors

General Admission: $25, 4-day pass $30
Discounted Admission (Seniors and Students): $15
Miami Beach residents: $15
Groups of 15 or more: $15 per person
Children under 12: FREE

Wednesday, December 43rd, 3pm - 7pm
Thursday, December 4th, 11am - 7pm
Friday, December 5th, 11am - 7pm
Saturday, December 6th, 11am - 7pm
Sunday, December 7th, 11am - 4pm

Monday, December 1st, 6pm - 9pm, Vernissage.
Tuesday, December 2nd, 1pm - 3pm, Press Preview.
Tuesday, December 2nd, 3pm - 7pm, VIP Preview.
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Miami Art Fairs

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Art Miami

December 2 - 7, 2014
Midtown Miami | Wynwood, 3101 NE 1st Avenue, Miami, FL 33137

Known as Miami's premier anchor fair, Art Miami kicks off the opening day of Art Week - the first week of December when thousands of collectors, dealers, curators, and artists descend upon Miami. World-famous for its stylish gallery-like decor, its outstanding quality and extraordinary variety, Art Miami showcases the best in modern and contemporary art from more than 125 international art galleries.

Art Miami maintains a preeminent position in America's contemporary art fair market. With a rich history, it is the original and longest-running contemporary art fair in Miami and continues to receive praise for the variety of unparalleled art that it offers. It is the "can't miss" event for all serious collectors, curators, museum directors, and interior designers providing an intimate look at some of the most important work at the forefront of the international contemporary art movement.

Ample and convenient parking is available through the use of a four-story parking garage with 2,000 spots, located directly across the street from the Art Miami Pavilion as well as valet parking. A network of complimentary shuttle buses will run round-trip service between Art Miami, Aqua, and Art Basel Miami Beach.

2014 Art Miami Exhibitors

$35 one day, $75 multi-day pass, $15 Students 12-18 years and Seniors
A One Day Fair Pass provides admission to Art Miami and CONTEXT Art Miami Fairs.
A Multi-Day Pass provides admission to Art Miami, CONTEXT Art Miami and Aqua Art Miami Fairs.

Wednesday, December 3rd, 11am - 7pm
Thursday, December 4th, 11am - 7pm
Friday, December 5th, 11am - 8pm
Saturday, December 6th, 11am - 7pm
Sunday, December 7th, 11am - 6pm

Tuesday, December 2nd, 5:30pm - 10pm, VIP Preview (Access for Art Miami VIP Cardholders and Press
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ArtSpot Miami

December 3 - 7, 2014
3011 NE 1st Avenue at NE 30th St, Miami, FL 33137

ArtSpot International is a stand-alone art fair that offers you innovative and alternative contemporary and modern art. This year we are proud to bring an exciting & diverse exhibition of Latin American Art to Miami. ArtSpot Miami is located in the Miami Art District and partnering with SPECTRUM this year. ArtSpot is devoting seventy percent of the show to Modern and Contemporary Latin American Art. The other thirty percent is a broad spectrum show of current international art.

The show is supported by an exciting schedule of symposiums, lectures, tours and receptions for VIP art collectors alongside special art exhibitions.

2014 ArtSpot Exhibitors

General Admission $5

Wednesday, December 3rd, 6pm - 10pm
Thursday, December 4th, 1pm - 9pm
Friday, December 5th, 1pm - 9pm
Saturday, December 6th, 1pm - 9pm
Sunday, December 7th, Noon - 6pm

Wednesday, December 3rd, Opening Preview, 6pm - 10pm
Opening to benefit "Life is Art" Preview and Weenend Pass $25
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December 2 - 7, 2014
Seafair mega yacht, 100 Chopin Plaza, Miami, FL 33131

The Concept art fair in Miami will open its inaugural edition during Miami's Art Basel Week with a focus on newly available, blue chip secondary market artwork by modern and contemporary masters. Including painting, sculpture, photography, design and objet d'art.

Concept is a boutique art fair limited to 35 international exhibitors, to be announced shortly, and backed by Next Level Fairs, veterans of the Southern Florida art fair scene as founders of Art Miami and current organizers of ArtPalmBeach and the American International Fine Art Fair-Palm Beach.

Located in the Downtown Arts & Entertainment District, Miami is exploding with massive new projects being announced daily. Concept aims to position itself at the center of Miami's expanding Arts & Entertainment District that includes Bayfront Park; Museum Parks; Perez Art Museum Miami and Frost Museum. You'll find them on the mega yacht Seafair, docked next to the InterContinental Hotel (massive Henry Moore scuplture in lobby). Concept stays open most evening until 10pm, creating a later "Miami Time" venue for collectors, something to do before Miami's later dining times.

2014 Concept Exhibitors

One Day Ticket $15, Multiple Day Ticket $30

Wednesday, December 3rd, 1pm - 10pm
Thursday, December 4th, 1pm - 7pm
Friday, December 5th, 1pm - 10pm
Saturday, December 6th, 1pm - 10pm
Sunday, December 7th, 1pm - 6pm

Tuesday, December 2nd, 6pm - 7:30pm, VIP First View Preview
Tuesday, December 2nd, 7:30pm - 10pm, Collectors Invitational (Invitation only)
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December 2 - 7, 2014
Midtown Miami | Wynwood, 3101 NE 1st Avenue, Miami, FL 33137

CONTEXT along with the 25th edition of Art Miami will commence on December 2, 2014 with CONTEXT Art Miami's highly anticipated Opening Night VIP Preview. CONTEXT continues its success by expanding and redesigning the fair. Seventy-eight international galleries from 20 countries, with more than 460 artists from 43 countries will participate.

CONTEXT is dedicated to the development and reinforcement of emerging and mid-career artists. The fair is a platform for the presentation of cutting-edge talent by emerging and established galleries. The combined efforts of CONTEXT and Art Miami provide a unique and alternative opportunity for leading primary dealers and their artists to be marketed and promoted internationally during the most important week for contemporary art in America.

One of 2014's Special Projects is "Art From Berlin." This project offers insight into Berlin's influential art scene with six contemporary galleries selected by a panel of Berlin based curators and art critics. In the BERLIN LOUNGE, the Gallereis Association Berlin will have a curated exhibition and offer information on the city's contemporary art galleries and institutions.
In addition to its group of international galleries, CONTEXT will feature a series of solo artist projects, curated spaces, special projects, conversations and events. A network of complimentary shuttle buses will run round-trip service between Art Miami, CONTEXT, Aqua Art Miami and Art Basel Miami Beach.

2014 CONTEXT Exhibitors

$35 one day, $75 multi-day pass, $10 Students 12-18 years and Seniors
Tickets are sold online one month prior to Fair dates and onsite at the Box Offices during show hours.
A One Day Fair Pass provides admission to Art Miami and CONTEXT Art Miami Fairs.
A Multi-Day Pass provides admission to Art Miami, CONTEXT Art Miami and Aqua Art Miami Fairs.

Wednesday, December 3rd, 11am - 7pm
Thursday, December 4th, 11am - 7pm
Friday, December 5th, 11am - 9pm
Saturday, December 6th, 11am - 7pm
Sunday, December 7th, 11am - 6pm

Tuesday, December 2nd, 5:30pm - 10pm, VIP Preview (Access for Art Miami VIP Cardholders and Press
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Fridge Art Fair

December 2 - 8, 2014
300 SW 12th Ave. (Corner of SW 12th Ave. & SW 3rd St) Miami, FL 33130

Fridge Art Fair is pleased to announce that its second Miami edition will take place at the Good Wall / Conch Hill Market, 968 Calle Ocho, Miami, Florida from December 2 - 8, 2014, thanks to major sponsorship by the Barlington Group and media sponsorship by Miami Art Scene. Once again, Founding Director Eric Ginsburg, a noted painter in his own right (mainly for his soulful portraits of dogs), will lead the Fridge team.

"People should not be afraid to go and see art, and it should not cost a fortune," said Ginsburg. "I want people to be happy, we want everyone from all walks of life to come to this fair and say, 'that was really cool!'" In that spirit he has subtitled this edition "De Staatliches Bauhaus Rijpe Mango Editie." Cara Hunter Viera of Fridge will serve as producer, Miami Art Scene's Kat Wagner joins Fridge as fair as head curator for the Miami Edition and NYC based curator writer and dealer Linda DiGusta, co-director of Fridge 2014 in New York, stays on the team as curatorial consultant.

Major sponsors are the Barlington Group, an urban development company committed to revitalizing neighborhoods within Miami's the urban core. And, The Miami Art Scene, an influential art portal covering local, national and international art news and information.

Exhibitor applications still being accepted.

Not available at this time

Wednesday, December 3rd
Thursday, December 4th
Friday, December 5th
Saturday, December 6th
Sunday, December 7th

Tuesday, December 2nd, VIP Preview & Opening Gala, at the Ball & Chain - Miami's Famed Cotton Club - Circa 1957
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Miami Photo Salon Festival

December 2 - 5, 2014
Kaplan Hall/ Wolfson Auditorium of Temple Israel, 137 NE 19th St, Miami FL 33132
Event created by Cuban American Phototheque Foundation.

Miami Photo Salon - December 2 to 5, is an International Fine Art Photography Festival that takes place yearly during Art Miami week. Local and international photographers will showcase and exhibit work in a salon-style venue, in Downtown Miami where foot traffic between numerous visiting art fairs will bring to the area 75000 visitors, meaning artists participating will get in front of a huge audience, at a time when Miami is hosting the most important international art event in the world. For those interested in collecting photography, artwork is of the best quality, as MPSF art fair committee had selectively invited excellent artists, and it is possible to attend a VIP opening night preview on December 1st.

2014 Miami Photo Salon Exhibitors

One Day Ticket - $15
Students and Seniors - $10
Preview Ticket and Multi-Day Pass - $50

Tuesday, December 2nd, 11am - 9pm
Wednesday, December 3rd, 11am - 7pm
Thursday, December 4th, 11am - 10pm
Friday, December 5th, 9:30am - 7pm

Monday, December 1st, VIP Preview 7:30pm - 10pm
Friday, December 5th, 6pm Award Ceremony and Closing Remarks
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December 2 - 7, 2014
NE 34th Street and NE 1st Avenue, Miami, FL 33137

Miami Project will return to the Wynwood Art District from December 2 to 7, 2014. It will again present a selection of historically important and cutting-edge contemporary work side by side, with a unique emphasis on the strength of individual exhibitors' programs irrespective of their primary focus. Sixty plus galleries from across the United States will show at the fair. There venue is just a little north from last year.

Miami Project has once again emerged as a platform for museum quality work presented by dealers who have defined excellence in the art market for decades. First time Miami Project dealer Lennon, Weinberg will show major works on paper by Joan Mitchell. DC Moore Gallery will present historical work by Milton Avery, Romare Bearden, and Charles Burchfield, and Tibor de Nagy will exhibit important work by Jane Freilicher and Fairfield Porter. Bridging modern and contemporary, Catharine Clark Gallery will present a survey of work by Masami Teraoka from 1967 to today. Greg Kucera Gallery will be presenting new work by Deborah Butterfield.

The fair's emphasis on presenting quality works in an intimate setting won over its 20,000 visitors last year, and the 2014 edition will again be boutique-scale, allowing for comfortable viewing in a relaxed atmosphere. Miami Project is housed in a deluxe, tent with soaring cathedral ceilings erected especially for the fair. It will feature roomy aisles and extravagant lounges for a pleasant visitor experience. Located at NE 29th Street and NE 1st Avenue in Miami.

2014 Miami Project Exhibitors

One Day Ticket - $25
Multi-Day Pass - $35
VIP Preview Ticket - $35
VIP Preview Ticket and Multi-Day Pass - $50

Tuesday, December 2nd, 5:30pm - 10pm
Wednesday, December 3rd, 10am - 7pm
Thursday, December 4th, 10am - 7pm
Friday, December 5th, 10am - 8pm
Saturday, December 6th, 10am - 7pm
Sunday, December 7th, 10am - 6pm

Tuesday, December 2nd, 5:30pm - 10pm, Miami VIP Preview
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Miami River Art Fair logo

Miami River Art Fair
December 4 - 7, 2014
Miami Convention Center @ James L. Knight Center
Downtown - Brickell Financial Area
400 SE Second Ave, Miami, FL 33131

The third edition of the Miami River Art Fair, an international, contemporary art fair, will take place at the Downtown Miami Convention Center inside the James L. Knight International Center in Downtown.

MRAF is providing a unique fair-going experience during the art fair season as the only waterfront art fair. Miami River Art Fair is featuring both an indoor booth setting at the Riverfront Hall of the Miami Convention Center and the one-of-a-kind Riverwalk Sculpture Mall, which is featuring monumental sculpture on the banks of the historic Miami River with a presence of monumental sculptures from Italy, France, Cuba, Colombia, Korea, Spain and a special presentation from Mexico.

The Miami River Art Fair will feature galleries and projects with artists from all around the globe.

The Miami River Art Fair paves the way for the arts in our financial district as the pioneer art fair of the Downtown Miami - Brickell areas during the winter art fair season. The City of Miami welcomes the Miami River Art Fair as a herald for the revitalization of the Lower Miami River district, the city's waterfront destination of the twenty-first century.

Please join us as we celebrate the 3rd anniversary of the Miami River Art Fair and the Opening Night Preview on December 4. Guests will enjoy Italian Limited Edition Organic Wine and exclusive performance uniquely created for the evening.

Funds raised at the event support the Little Dreams Foundation who was established by Orianne and Phil Collins in February 2000. Its mission is to fulfill the dreams of young aspiring talent without the means to achieve their goals.

Special Collectors' Preview: December 4th, 4:00 - 6:00pm, $200 per guest.
The exclusive first opportunity to preview and purchase works of art at the fair. Guests are also invited to stay for the Opening Night Preview form 6:00 - 11:00 pm.

Opening Night Preview Benefiting Little Dream Foundation, December 4th, 6:00 - 7:00pm, $100 per guest. Meet LDF's celebrity mentors as Phil Collins, Romero Brito, David Frangioni among others godparents, sponsors and technical advisors. The 100% proceeds supports the Little Dreams Foundation

The Miami River Art Fair 2014 is endorsed by the City of Miami, the Miami River Commission, the City of Miami Beach, the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Art Deco Preservation League.

Miami River Art Fair complimentary Shuttle Service to transport passengers to other Art Fairs.
1) Every 30 minutes between The Miami River Art Fair and Miami Beach Convention Center.
2) Every 30 minutes between The Miami River Art Fair and Midtown Miami. Shuttle stop in front of JLK Center.

2014 Exhibitors - Not yet available

FREE with online registration
Complimentary Admission with Art Basel and Miami Art Fairs VIP Pass
Complimentary group guided tour with online registration

Thursday, December 4th, 7pm - 11pm
Friday, December 5th Noon - 8pm
Saturday, December 6th, Noon - 8pm
Sunday, December 7th, 11am - 6pm

Thursday, December 4th, 4 - 6pm, Special Collectors Preview
Thursday, December 4th, 6 - 11pm, VIP Opening
The event will also support and raise funds for the Little Dreams Foundation, established by Orianne and Phil Collins in February 2000. Its mission is to fulfill the dreams of young aspiring talent without the means to achive their goals.

Virtual tour of 2013 edition of Miami River Art Fair
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Pinta Miami 2014 logo

December 2 - 7, 2014
3401 NE 1st Avenue, Miami, FL 33137

On the occasion of its 8th edition, Pinta - the only curated boutique fair devoted to the art of Latin America, Spain and Portugal, sets sail from The Big Apple, expanding its horizons, and settung for the first time in Miami City from December 3-7, joining its energy to this vibrant art week, alongside Art Basel Miami Beach.

Since its creation in 2007, Pinta has distinguished itself from the rest of the art fairs for its specific profile, defining its proposal geographically, placing its bet on quality while focusing on Latin American art identities and issues, and inviting mainstream galleries and artists with the aim of offering an international platform for the dissemination of art from Latin America and the Iberian Peninsula.

Its director, cultural manager and editor, Diego Costa Peuser, identifies the need for growth of the art market of Latin America and the Iberian Peninsula, and offers this platform to acknowledge the city of Miami as a new venue to consolidate the fair and to continue the promotion of Latin American and Iberian artists, fostering their expansion towards a global context.

Currently, contemporary art from Latin America, Spain and Portugal has gained an important place - in biennials, museums and institutions all over the globe. From its first edition to the present, Pinta has stood out for the quality of its curatorial staff and its collaboration with specialized institutions and art organizations.

2014 Pinta Exhibitors, not yet available

One Day Ticket - $20
Students 12-18 years and Seniors $15

Wednesday, December 3rd, 10am - 7pm
Thursday, December 4th, 3pm - 9pm
Friday, December 5th, 11am - 8pm
Saturday, December 6th, 11am - 8pm
Sunday, December 7th, 11am - 6pm

Tuesday, December 2nd, 6pm - 9pm, Show Opening (Invitation only)
Tuesday, December 2nd, 3pm - 9pm, Preview
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Prizm Art Fair logo

December 4 - 22, 2014
The Miami Center for Architecture and Design
100 NE 1st Avenue, Miami, FL 33132

PRIZM is the producer of a cutting-edge art fair that is multidisciplinary in scope. Our goal is to expand the spectrum of international artists from the African Diaspora and emerging markets at one of the most prestigious art festivals in the world.

Our mission is to promote the work of artists of color, who reflect global trends in contemporary art, through a blockbuster exhibit held during Art Basel/Miami. Workshops and special events will be organized throughout the year to advance the careers of local and regional artists. We are committed to the Miami cultural community and will work to expand its visual arts landscape, nurture and educate its constituents and provide forums for cross cultural exchange.

2014 Prizm Exhibitors, not yet available

One Day Ticket - $10 Donation

Thursday, December 4th, 7am - 10pm
Friday, December 5th, 10am - 6pm
Saturday, December 6th, Noon -7pm
Sunday, December 7th, Noon - 7pm

Thursday, December 4th, 7pm - 10pm, Opening Night Reception
Friday, December 5th, 10am - Noon, Coffee and Waffles served by Mad Chiller Coffee.
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Red Dot Miami 2013 logo

Red Dot Art Fair
December 2 - 7, 2014
3011 NE 1st Avenue at the corner of NE 31st Street, Miami, FL 33137

Red Dot Art Fair is pleased to announce its 8th edition and return to the same prime location in Wynwood Art District in Miami, December 2- 7, 2014, concurrent with Art Basel Miami Beach. Building upon its reputation as a diverse fair, Red Dot will offer a unique selection of approximately sixty galleries exhibiting painting, sculpture, photography and fine-art objects.

The opening reception on Tuesday, December 2nd, will benefit Center for Autism & Related Disabilities of Miami.

Red Dot Art Fair strives to create a fair specializing in emerging, mid-career and established artists that present work of lasting value. The luxurious layout of the fifty thousand square foot tented venue will provide visitors with a sophisticated and friendly environment to view artwork presented by galleries and dealers. Red Dot is excited about being part of Miami’s vibrant art scene and its great fabric of galleries, museums and cultural institutions.

2014 Red Dot Exhibitors

One Day Ticket - $15
Week Pass - $25

Tuesday, December 2nd, 6pm - 10pm
Wednesday, December 3rd, 11am - 5pm
Thursday, December 4th, 11am - 6pm
Friday, December 5th, 11am - 8pm
Saturday, December 6th, 11am -8pm
Sunday, December 7th, 11am - 6pm

Tuesday, December 2nd, 6pm - 10pm, Opening Reception
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Sculpt Miami logo

Sculpt Miami

Contemporary Sculpture Art Fair
December 4 - 7, 2014
46 NW 36th Street, Miami FL 33127

After its successful debut in 2008 as a unique sculpture art fair, Sculpt Miami is looking forward to welcoming sculpture lovers again in 2014. The fair showcases outstanding large-scale indoor and outdoor sculptures by prominent modern artists from around the world. It focuses on the newest aesthetic tendencies in contemporary sculpture highlighting innovative techniques and the use of original materials. Sculpt Miami is the only art space completely dedicated to showcasing contemporary sculpture, making it a vital source for art lovers who wish to discover new developments in modern sculpturing.

In the heart of the popular Wynwood Art District on 46 NW 36th Street within walking distance of the Design District and Midtown, which hosts important satellite art fairs including: Art Miami, Context, Miami Project, Red Dot and Spectrum.


Thursday, December 4th, 11am - 8pm
Friday, December 5th, 11am - 8pm
Saturday, December 6th, 11am - 8pm
Sunday, December 7th, 11am - 8pm

Wednesday, December 3rd, 11am - Noon, Opening Reception for VIP and Press
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Spectrum logo 2014

Spectum Miami Art Show

December 3 - 7, 2014
3011 NE 1st Avenue at NE 30th St, Miami, FL 33137

Discover SPECTRUM Miami - a juried, contemporary art show in the heart of Midtown Miami featuring an international slate of artists and galleries. It's where contemporary meets extraordinary. Join us for a 5-day fine art experience, featuring music, entertainment and other special events.

General Admission $10
Opening Preview + 5 Day Show Pass $25
VIP Special Events Evening Pass - Includes special events & drinks (Dec. 4, 5, 6 - 6pm-10pm) $10
Students/Senior Admission $7.50
Percentage of all ticket sales go to benefit LIFE is ART, a local Miami based charity.

Wednesday, December 3rd, 6pm - 10pm
Thursday, December 4th, 1pm - -9pm
Friday, December 5th, 1pm - 9pm
Saturday, December 6th, 1pm - 9pm
Sunday, December 7th, Noon - 6pm

Wednesday, December 3rd, 6pm - 10pm, Opening Preview
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The following sections include sub categories and other useful information. We'll be adding more as it becomes available. If you know of EVENTS RELATED TO MIAMI ART WEEK, let us know details so we can add them.

No new information will be added to our guides after Saturday, November 29th. We've done our best to provide you with current and accurate information about the art fairs and Miami Art Week. It's always best to check directly with the event organizers, art fairs or galleries if you have questions about specific programs or events.

DAY-BY-DAY EVENT GUIDE for Miami Art Week new graphic
The guide will list multiple events daily (last year we listed sixty-four events) throughout the week. We'll do the research for you, and you'll find it very useful. Sections for Miami and Miami Beach, featuring VIP and Public Openings, talks, tours, music events, free brunches, etc. Plus links for VIP passes and much more. With so much going on it's easy to miss events, this guide will help you. The final version will be emailed on November 29th. Click here to view a sample of the Day-by-Day Event Guide. The guide is only $5.00 and well worth it.

Miami Gallery Guide
Guide for Miami art galleries, be sure to visit some while you're in town.

Map of Miami & Miami Beach Art Fairs, Museums, Art Collections & Art Organizations

Contemporary Art and Art Fairs Blog
This is our blog which includes information on Contemporary art and art fairs. Miami and Miami Beach Art Fairs are covered is this blog. Many of our older posts are still available, just look for the links on right side of the blog for archived articles.

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Miami is unique in that it has a number of important collections, both private and public, and they make a special effort to welcome guests during Miami Art Week. Many are hosting special events like opening receptions, lectures, tours and brunches during Art Fair Week. Visit their websites for additional event details. Below are Miami and Miami Beach art organizations you might want to visit.

ArtCenter/South Florida
800 Lincoln Road, MiamiBeach, FL 33139, (305) 674-8278
30th anniversary retrospective exhibition, curated by Edouard Duval-Carrié, Nov 19 - Feb 1, 2015. Special hours during Miami Art Week, Monday-Tuesday Noon-9pm, Wednesday-Saturday 10am-10pm, Sunday 10am-9pm.

Bakehouse Art Complex
561 NW 32nd Street, Miami, FL 33127, (305) 576-2828
They will hosting a brunch on December 4th from 9am-Noon. Also, an evening event on Saturday from 7-10pm.

Bass Museum of Art
2100 Collins Avenue (between 21st & 22nd), Miami Beach, FL (305) 673-7530
One Way: Peter Marino, Dec 4 - Mar 29, 2015

CIFO Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation
1018 North Miami Avenue, Miami, FL 33136, (305) 455-3380

de la Cruz Collection / Contemporary Art Space
23 NE 41ST Street, Miami, FL 33137, (305) 576-6112

Frost Art Museum
Florida International University, 10975 SW 17th ST, Miami, FL 33199, (305) 348-2890
* Wang Qingsong: ADinfinitum, Nov 8 - January 18, 2015
* A Global Exchange: Geometric Abstraction Since 1950, Nov 8 - Jan 4, 2015
* 25 Sq. inches The Faces of the Permanent Collection, Oct 1 - Jan 4, 2015
* Koizumi Kishio—Remembering Tokyo, Oct 1 - Jan 11, 2015
* Deep Blue by Javier Velasco, Feb 2 - Dec 31, 2014

Haitian Heritage Museum
4141 NE 2nd Avenue, Miami, FL 33137, (305) 371-5988
* Haiti Contemporary - Les Jacmelien IV, Dec 4 - Apr 10, 2015, Dec 4th opening: 6:30-10pm

Lowe Art Museum
1301 Stanford Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33124, (305) 284-3535
* Art in Real Life: Traditional African Art from the Lowe Museum, Nov 8 - Jan 11, 2015
* Transformative Visions: Haitian Artists from the Permanent Collection, Nov 8 - Jan 11, 2015

Margulies Collection at the Warehouse
591 NW 27th Street, Miami, FL 33127, (305) 576-1051

MDC Museum of Art + Design
300 NE 2nd Avenue, Miami, FL 33132, (305) 237-7700

Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM)
1103 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132, (305) 375-3000
* Adler Guerrier: Formulating a Plot, Aug 7 - Jan 25, 2015
* Global Positioning Systems, Aug 19 - August 15, 2015
* Beatriz Milhazes: Jardim Botânico, Sept 19 - Jan. 11, 2015
* Geoffrey Farmer: Let's Make the Water Turn Black, Oct 9 - Mar 1, 2015
* Mario Garcia Torres: Difference Between Weather & Climate, Dec 2 - Mar 28, 2015

Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami
770 NE 125th Street, North Miami, FL 33161, (305) 893-6211
* Shifting the Paradigm, opening Dec 2, 7-9pm

Rubell Family Collection / Contemporary Arts Foundation
95 NW 29th Street, Miami, FL 33127, (305) 573-6090

Vizcaya Museum & Gardens
33251 South Miami Avenue, Miami, FL 33129, (305) 250-9133
A great place to get outside and enjoy the Florida weather.

The Wolfsonian
Florida International U., 1001 Washington AVE, Miami Beach, FL 33139, (305) 531-1001
Koizumi Kishio: Remembering Tokyo, Oct 1- Jan 11 2015
Myth and Machine: The First World War in Visual Culture, Nov 11 - Apr 5 2015

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Here's a first look at our new guide created for the Wynwood Art District.
It includes area specific art fairs, museums, galleries, notable art collections, restaurants, bars and other things you might be interested in. It will be growing over the next few weeks.

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New webpages and guides will be created for the Design District.
Major new development has occurred in this district during the past twelve months, be sure to visit it. The guide will feature, museums, art collections, restaurants, bars, notable stores and other things you might be interested in. Available November 1st.

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New webpages and guides will be created for the Downtown Miami, Biscayne Blvd and Brickell areas.
It will include area art fairs, museums, galleries, restaurants, bars and other things you might be interested in. Available November 1st.

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A new webpage and guide will be created for the Miami Beach.
It will include area art fairs, museums, galleries, art centers, restaurants, bars and other things you might be interested in. Available November 1st.

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Some of the music available during Miami Art Week

SCOPE (Art Fair)
For the third year in a row, VH1 is teaming up with SCOPE to bring the ultimate mash-up of ART + MUSIC to Miami Beach. SCOPE is unrivaled as the premier showcase for emerging contemporary art and VH1 continues its commitment to music and to helping expose its audience to up-and-coming artists with buzz-worthy music programming like the You Oughta Know concert, Make a Band Famous and Storytellers. VH1 and SCOPE's shared commitment to fresh, innovative and emerging art of all disciplines makes them the perfect match to celebrate the crossover between the two worlds in fun and exciting new ways. This year, live music and art will meet again as the art world descends on Miami for its biggest pilgrimage of the year.

Aqua 14 (Art Fair)
Sound Vision - presented by Lyons Wier Gallery and Audiophile plus, Sound Vision illustrates the synergy between visual art and music through a curated program of emerging and established recording artists, producers and DJs will activate the art fair format with a day-to-evening soundtrack that complements the visual art displayed by Lyons Wier Gallery.

CONTEXT (Art Fair)
For the highly anticipated Opening Night VIP Preview. Latin Grammy Nominated artist/producer Mr. Pauer will perform an exclusive selection of his signature sound Electrópico filled with live percussion and an array of guest singers turning the night into a memorable experience. Miami Light Project will stage a selection of performances that will take place in the CONTEXT Outdoor Garden Lounge daily during General Fair Days between 3pm-7pm. These music programs are free.

CONTEXT (Art Fair)
Sound Artists - "CONTEXT-ing / Listening as CONTEXT", creates immersive and intimate situations for listening to the work of sound artists exploring the ontological aspects of sound while also working with various materials, approaches, and techniques. Presented in the 2600sq. ft Sound Positions Pavilion - a dedicated space next to the main CONTEXT pavilion.

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Some of programs during Miami Art Week related to Video and Film.

Art Basel Miami Beach (Art Fair)
David Gryn, Director of London's Artprojx, presents a dynamic program of films by and about artists for ABMB. Screenings take place at the outdoor setting of SoundScape Park, where works are shown on the 7,000-square-foot outdoor projection wall of the Frank Gehry-designed New World Center; and inside the Convention Center. In addition, Zurich film connoisseur This Brunner selects a feature length film for a special screening at the Colony Theatre.

Aqua 14 (Art Fair)
Aqua Video Lounge, situated in a tent outside the hotel's entrance, AQUA'S VIDEO LOUNGE will be curated and produced by artist Montgomery Knott of New York City's buzzed-about Monkey Town, a platform for filmmakers, video artists, musicians, performers and culinary artists. The program features some of today's cutting-edge video artists, projected on to and within a video cube customized for the intimate dimensions of the space. Artists: Peter Burr, Theo Angell, Shana Moulton, Jeremy Couillard, Will Rahilly and Montgomery Knott.

SELECT (Art Fair)
1) Alfredo Salazar-Caro will be debuting a brand new site specific video piece entitled "Triptych." Triptych is a re-exploration of a previous work in a series of experimental portraiture by Alfredo. This work utilizes a classic design technique while experimenting with materials and emerging technologies such as facial motion capture, high end 3-D rendering and facial scanning.
2) Rashaad Newsome will present "The Conductor" a six part video installation that focuses on the performative gestural languages associated with MCing and hip-hop culture in general.
3)lan Jurado will present a brand new video art piece entitled "16 movements" at SELECT.

CONCEPT (Art Fair)
New Mexico Arts' Art in Public Places Experimental Dome Program will make its public premiere at Concept, in a state-of-the-art mobile dome outfitted with 50 ft. video projection, Oculus Rift glasses and an interactive digital panel to offer viewers a truly immersive experience. One of the first publicly accessible opportunities to view Ai Weiwei and Navajo artist Bert Benally's collaborative time and land based installation Pull of the Moon. Tickets are available for $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Viewing hours are 11:00am to 9:00pm; and Sunday, December 7th, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. Advance reservations are recommended.

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Some of the performance art available during Miami Art Week

SELECT (Art Fair)
1) Rachel Mason will present a special installation of her exhibition Starseeds, a project based on her artistic influences. In the video, an army of dolls whose garments are made of broken mirror shards stand in as a backup band to Mason who sings her original songs in front them. This army of dolls is composed of iconic artists who span media and epochs. A selection of Mason's Starseeds sculptures will be on display in the space. Mason herself will appear at the Select Fair exhibition for daily live performances.

2) NYC based photographic artist Ventiko will present a multi sensory site specific installation. Focusing on ethereal and carnal Beauty, Ventiko will create a photographic spectacle embracing voyeurism, the human form, perversion of art history symbolism, and iconography inspired by the flora and fauna of Florida titled On Beauty. SELECT attendees are encouraged to engage, lounge, pose and participate in the installation while Ventiko photographs both herself and other performers in highly stylized tableaux vivants. Shoots will be done daily with limited edition photographs poduced during the event available for purchase.

CONCEPT (Art Fair)
Spencer Battiest and Zachary Battiest, Seminole artists and rappers, will perform aboard the SeaFair on Friday and Saturday night at 8:00pm. The performance is a fundraiser for iLSAF (the international Land Sensitive Art Foundation) a tax-exempt organization that supports programs in the arts. Tickets are $45.00 in advance online, or $50.00 at door. Advance reservations are recommended. Aboard the SeaFair mega yacht docked in the heart of downtown Miami near Bayfront Park, 100 Chopin Plaza, Miami, FL 33131.

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Sculpt Miami (Art Fair)
An art fair exclusively for sculpture and you'll find a selection of large-scale indoor and outdoor sculptures on display. They are located on the North edge of the Wynwood Art District at 46 NW 36thth Street in Miami. An opening reception is planned for 11-Noon on December 3rd. Open 11-8pm Thursday through Sunday.

The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at FIU
Will hold its Annual Breakfast in the Park on Sunday morning, December 7, 2013, from 9:30am to noon. Attendance is open to the public and free of charge. Attendees will enjoy a complimentary breakfast, guided tours of the Museum's Sculpture Park.

Information will continue to be added to this site until November 29th. If you like the guide, please tell your art friends about it, thanks in advance for helping get the work out. Also, if you know of events that should be added, please let us know:

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Miami Trolley
One of the few cities to have free trolley transportation, and it's a good way to get around Miami. In 2013 they had a route that included Art Basel Miami Beach, so most likely they'll have another for 2014. Try to use them when traveling from one area like Downtown to the Design District or along Biscayne Blvd. to Bayfront Park or the Perez Museum. The downside, you usually don't see one when you need it. If you can be flexible with your schedule they work great. If the trolley gets stopped in traffic (usually around the fairs) and you ask to be let out and walk the last block or two.
Map of Miami Trolley

Art Fair Shuttles
Free shuttle services from one art fair to another. Look for them around the fairs and ask about them when first entering art fairs. It's important to know where the pick-up and drop off locations are, and what the schedules are (traffic can really mess up the schedules). Best use of the art fair shuttles is between Art Basel and Art Miami. Also shuttles connect Art Basel to several other art fairs. The pick-up and drop-off for Art Basel Miami Beach is at 17th and Washington, near the southeast corner of the convention center, in front of the Jackie Gleason Theater.

Think about grabbing any shuttle traveling the direction you're headed. For example; if you want to visit Scope, you might see a shuttle for Untitled or Aqua, just jump on and visit that fair, then continue on to your original destination.

Have a plan for traveling from your hotel to the first art fair each day. Then another plan for getting to the next fair during the day. If a shuttle is not in sight or arriving soon, think about sharing a Taxi others waiting, it's a great way to meet people.

Art Basel Miami Beach
Be sure to pick-up shuttle info at the information desk when entering ABMB. They have a shuttle bus service for visits to the museums and the major private art collections. The pickup location is usually directly across the street from Hall D of the Miami Beach Convention Center. Shuttles to other satellite art fair, are located at 17th and Washington, in front of the Jackie Gleason Theater. Tip: if you're trying to connect with a shuttle make sure you take the East exit (Beach side) out of the Convention Center.

Aqua Art Miami
Free Shuttle Service during regular event hours, running approximately every 20 minutes to Art Basel (Convention Center) and Art Miami (Wynwood District).

Art Miami
Wednesday - Saturday Noon - 7pm, Sunday 12:30 - 6pm
Miami Beach Convention Center (17th and Washington) to/from Art Miami. Last shuttle leaves Art Miami 6:00 pm daily. Service ends 7:00 pm. Also, from 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM EPIC Hotel (Downtown near Miami River) to/from Art Miami Pavilion, shuttle departs every 30 minutes.

NADA ART FAIR - Miami Beach
Free shuttles running, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday beginning at 10:30am. Running between the NADA Art Fair (67th/Collins) and the Convention Center (17th and Washington).

Miami River Art Fair
There will be a shuttle that stops near the James L Knight Center and area hotels. Not sure of the shedule at this time. Last year the Art Miam shuttle stopped at the hotel across the street.. Also, the free Miami Trolley, services the area. Station 4, Knight Center. Metro Mover, Free, Riverwalk Station and 88 SE 4th Street. Ask at the fair for exact directions to shuttles or other transportation.

Pulse, Select and Fridge Art Fairs
Most likely will have shuttles running, no schedule at this time.


Other Ground Transportation

Taxi Cabs - They're the way to go when you're short on time and not traveling far, plus they're easy to find. Taxi's can be a good way to travel around, but be careful, know where you're going and how you might drive if you were driving. Ask your hotel for best directions to your destination, then ask them to get you a cab driver that speaks your language. Frequently taking a side street is the fastest and shortest way from one fair to another. Also if traveling from Miami to Miami Beach look for others that might be interested in sharing a cab. It's also a good way to meet people.

The Miami-Dade Transportation System is really good and we recommend using it when in Miami. Use taxi cabs when going short distances and use the free shuttles when traveling between Miami and Miami Beach.

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Metrorail - an electric rail system through Miami. $2 per ride or $5 a day.
The best way to get from the airport to downtown hotels.
Map of Metrorail Stations

Metromover - a FREE electric people-mover system that travels through central Miami, and to-and-from the Airport. If you're staying in one of the downtown hotels learn this transportation system.
Map of Metromover.

Metrobus - an extensive public bus system. OK way to travel from downtown to Miami Beach and back. Keep in mind that during rush hours the buses are frequently full and bus drivers will not stop if they are.
Metrobus Routes and Information

Miami-Dade Transit - Public transit and the Metromover rail system in Miami.

Airport Shuttles
Check with your hotel to see if they have a free shuttle to the airport. Airport to Miami and Miami Beach SuperShuttle: Vans are available from the airport, outside the baggage claim areas to area hotels. Link to reserve a SuperShuttle.

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Art Basel Miami Beach
December 4 - 7, 2014
Miami Beach, FL


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Miami Project
December 2 - 7, 2014
Miami, FL


Print by Richard Diebenkorn, Blue, 1984, edition of 200, signed and numbered available from Leslie Sacks Fine Art in Los Angeles

Richard Diebenkorn
In Group Exhibition
Abstraction: 1911-2014
October 11 - Nov 15, 2014
Leslie Sacks Fine Art
Los Angeles
Ink Art Fair - Miami Beach


Artwork by El Anatsui exhibition at Jack Shainman Gallery in New York, October 18 - Nov 15, 2014

El Anatsui
October 18 - Nov 15, 2014
Jack Shainman Gallery
New York


Robert Rauschenberg available from Leslie Sacks Fine Contemporary in Santa Monica, C

Robert Rauschenberg
Available from
Leslie Sacks Contemporary
Santa Monica


Artwork by Souren Mousavi on exhibition at Nina Torres Fine Art in Miami, FL, October  1 - 30, 2014

Souren Mousavi
October 1 - 30, 2014
Nina Torres Fine Art


Miami River Art Fair logo, December 2014

Miami River Art Fair
December 5 - 7, 2014


Concept Art Fair logo

Inaugural Edition
December 2 - 7, 2014


Miami Photo Salon Festival

Miami Photo Salon
December 2 - 5, 2014


Artwork by Jorge Lopez Pardo on exhibition from Pan American Art Projects in Miami, September 5 - Nov 1, 2014

Jorge Lopez Pardo
September 5 - Nov 1, 2014
Pan American Art Projects


Artwork by Beatriz Milhazes at Perez Art Museum Miami, September 19 - January 11, 2015

Beatriz Milhazes
September 19 - Jan 11, 2015
Perez Art Museum Miami


Photographs by Alex Webb on exhibition at Robert Klein Gallery in Boston, September 27 - Oct 31, 2014

Alex Webb and
Rebecca Norris Webb
September 27 - Oct 31, 2014
Robert Klein Gallery


Artwork by Robert Sagerman on exhibition at Margaret Thatcher Projects in New York, October 23 - Dec 20, 2014

Robert Sagerman
October 23 - Dec 20, 2014
Margaret Thatcher Projects
New York


Artwork by Mally Khorasantchi on exhibition at Walter Wickiser Gallery in New York, October 4 - 29, 2014

Mally Khorasantchi
October 4 - 29, 2014
Walter Wickiser Gallery
New York


Stephen Shore on exhibition at 303 Gallery in New York, September 11 - Nov 1, 2014

Stephen Shore
September 11 - Nov 1, 2014
303 Gallery
New York


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