by: Joshua Hancik
Art Miami, returning for its 28 th edition, opening December 5 th and continuing through December 10 th , has announced its 2017 exhibitor list. Renowned as one of the nation’s leading international contemporary and modern art fairs, Art Miami will showcase an array of iconic and exemplary works, dynamic projects and special installations from more than 140 international galleries from over 22 countries representing over 60 cities.
This year’s fair will kick off on the evening of Tuesday December 5 th , with a VIP Private Preview to benefit the Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM)?, sponsored by Christie's International Real Estate?. ?This is the sixth consecutive year that PAMM has been the fair’s exclusive VIP Preview benefactor and Art Miami LLC has already donated more than $150,000 to further the museum’s collection and mission. The partnership remains an integral part of Art Miami’s larger commitment to the city of Miami.
As one of the top ranked international art fairs for attendance in the U.S. and second most attended globally, Art Miami attracts more than 85,000 new and established collectors, curators, museum professionals, members of the press and art world luminaries annually. This year, Art Miami, and its sister fair, CONTEXT Art Miami, will debut in a brand new prestigious waterfront location, on the former site of the Miami Herald. With the new location, nestled between the Venetian Causeway and MacArthur Causeway and just east of Biscayne Blvd, Art Miami and CONTEXT Art Miami will offer an unprecedented level of convenience and a renewed connectivity to the activities and collectors on Miami Beach with accessible parking, a complimentary shuttle service between fairs and a Uber service for VIP ticket holders throughout the week.
Presenting the finest investment quality paintings, photography, prints, drawings, design, sculpture and video art, with works from the 20 th and 21 st centuries, the 2017 line-up features acclaimed international galleries showcasing important modern masters and blue chip contemporary artists as well as the most sought after living artists from around the world. There will be thousands of works at this year’s show from more than 960 artists including David Hockney, Joseph Albers, Alexander Calder, Yayoi Kusama, Cy Twombly, Jean Michel Basquiat, Pablo Picasso, Willem de Kooning, Roy Lichtenstein, John Chamberlain, Damien Hirst, Marc Chagall, Donald Judd, Ed Ruscha, Donald Sultan, Gerhard Richter, Andy Warhol, Edward Hopper, Keith Haring, Frank Stella, Richard Serra, Anish Kapoor, Robert Rauschenberg, Peter Blake, Jeff Koons, ?Joan Miró?, Grayson Perry? ?and? ?Gavin? ?Turk.
Together with its international affiliates, Christie’s International Real Estate? will host an elegant booth at the main entrance of the fair, featuring luxury residential property listings from around the world.
Tuesday, Dec. 5: 5:30PM – 10PM
Wednesday, Dec. 6 – Sat., Dec. 9: 11AM –8PM
Sunday, Dec. 10: 11AM – 6PM.
$50 One-day fair pass (Includes admission for Art Miami + CONTEXT Only)
$95 Multi-day fair pass (Includes admission for Art Miami + CONTEXT and Aqua)
$250 VIP pass (Access to Art Miami + CONTEXT + Aqua VIP Preview | Tues. Dec 5th)
$35 Seniors 62 yrs+
$35 Students 12-18 yrs Children 12 and under FREE when accompanied by adult
For further information or tickets, please call 1.800.376.5850, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.artmiamifair.com
1 Herald Plaza
Miami, FL 33132