The premier art event in South Florida. Art Basel, being a series of art events throughout the city, is perfect for the art lover . It offers many different galleries, hotels, venues, etc…. which showcase the best contemporary art displays at many of Miami’s swankiest venues, art districts, and hotspots all over the city. It’s a fantastic art viewing/party open to the public with catered food, music, and top shelf liquors all included along with celebs, and modern art.
After that kickoff event, the city is filled with many similar functions throughout the Design district, Wynwood district art walk, downtown, and South Beach. Most art display locations are free with not only great art but also eccentric art lovers along with drinks and music. The Miami Beach Convention Center hosts probably the largest of all the Art Basel events with a huge collection of art displays Official Art Basel Website www.artbasel.com
Research many of the events and the cost to enter on some of the most popular. Many are free but the most popular do have an entrance charge. Be prepared to enter early because they do fill up and are not open till very late.