The Magic City is buzzing with anticipation over the most extravagant and anticipated week of the year, an internationally renowned exclusive week long event the world has come to know as Art Basel Miami. With a cherry-picked list of artists and galleries showcasing the best collections of modern and contemporary art, this year’s Basel will feature more than 250 gallery collections including the works of over 4,000 different artists. Held at the Miami Beach Convention Center on December 7 through December 10, this extravagant week event will feature the most exclusive works in the creative media and art markets from paintings to sculptures, installations, photography and film. Haute Living caught up with posh design firm Epicoutu to discuss the haute events they will be attending this Basel week as their design team and curators prepare to purchase one-of-a-kind art pieces for some of the firm’s most lavish projects.
ART BASEL HAUTE SPOTS THAT ARE A MUST THIS YEAR:
Design Miami, A global forum fair for design that brings together the most influential collectors, gallerists, designers, curators and critics from around the world to celebrate what design means.
SCOPE Art Show, For the 17th year in a row, SCOPE Miami Beach leads the charge in Art Basel for an emerging contemporary art market.
Shawn Kolodny’s Fake Fulfillment Center, A solo exhibition immersive art installation that confronts the reality of modern addiction in a social and playful manner while provoking thought and conversation.
Young Artists Initiative, RAW, An empowering curated experience featuring a 3-floor immersive pop up mixing culture, art and music.
Art Miami, Leading galleries from across the globe showcase work from the masters in modern and contemporary art, as well as films and performances that are showcased on the city’s outdoor landscapes.