Numerous Miami locals associate the initial phase of December with Art Basel. With its world-renowned artists, celebrity presence and party mood, Art Basel is one of South Florida’s most ‘talked about’’ events of the season. Also, Art Basel attracts numerous art-loving enthusiasts from all over the globe.
Here is a quick guide to some of Art Basel’s most exciting events that locals and tourists should put in their ‘must attend’’ list.
Wynwood: Wynwood Walls Museum
When it comes to an uplifting party scene full of art and entrainment, Wynwood is the place to be! ‘’The Art of Collaboration’’, Wynwood Walls’s opening event, will bring together several ‘’big names’’ from the street art world. They will present a spectacular ‘’street art’’ show and murals at this renowned open air museum. The event will be open to the public on Tuesday from 9-11pm.
Address: Wynwood Walls, 2520 NW 2nd Ave., Miami, FL
PAMM (The Perez Art Museum)
The Perez Art Museum will bring its characteristic glamor on and present the ‘’high interest’’ exhibit ‘’R.R. and the Expansion of the Topics’’. The date of the event is Tuesday, December 2.
PAMM, 1103 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL
Bazaar at Art Basel Miami Beach – Breakfast, Cocktail Event, Day of Beauty
Harper’s Bazaar will contribute for Art Basel’s glamorous spirit with its fusion of art, fashion and beauty. The Day of Beauty will feature luxury brands and stylish appearances. The event will be held at the Soho Beach House. Reservations required.
Show Dates/Hours: December 3-5, 11am-6pm
Soho Beach House, 4385 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL
Tuesday, December 2: Brunch 12 – 4 pm | General VIP & Press 4 – 8 pm
For the 14th consecutive year, the iconic SCOPE’s pavilion will be located on the historic Ocean Drive. The pavilion will be a focal point of 100 individuals and 20 selected art galleries that will present samples of their unique artwork in the period of 6 days. The pavilion will feature music, art pieces, fashion and design works. Fair Dates/Hours: December 3 – 7, 11 am – 8 pm.
Ocean Drive Blvd, Miami, FL
Street Art Takeover
The Bakehouse Art Complex will house a ground-breaking party to mark the transformation of Jose d Diego Middle School into an art complex in Wynwood. Numerous large murals will be presented with the help of renowned names such as Anthony Lister, Diana Contreras and Trek 6.
Open to the public: Tuesday, Dec. 2 from 6 to 9 p.m.
BAC, 561 NW 32nd St., Miami