ART MIAMI - Dec. 4-9, 2018
TH TH 29 EDITION OF ART MIAMI AND 7 EDITION OF CONTEXT ART MIAMI FEATURE INVESTMENT QUALITY WORK, SOLO SHOWS AND ENGAGING INSTALLATIONS FROM MORE THAN 250 INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY GALLERIES
(MIAMI, FL – November 29, 2018) – Art Miami, America’s foremost contemporary and modern art fair, is returning for its 29t h installment in Miami, Florida alongside the 7t h edition of its sister fair, CONTEXT Art Miami. This year’s fairs will kick-off on Tuesday, December 4t h with a private VIP Preview evening, before opening to the public on December 5t h and continuing through December 9t h, 2018.
The Platinum VIP Preview will take place on December 4t h from 4:30PM – 5:30PM to benefit the Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM), sponsored by Christie's International Real Estate. This will be the first opportunity for collectors, curators, professionals and art world luminaries to acquire the finest investment quality modern and contemporary works from more than 800 established, emerging, and cutting-edge artists, represented by 160 international galleries from nearly 30 countries at Art Miami, and nearly 450 mid-career, emergent and cutting-edge artists from 96 galleries, representing 21 countries at CONTEXT Art Miami. The VIP Preview will then continue for all VIP cardholders from 5:30PM to 10PM.
Art Miami and CONTEXT Art Miami will be held for the second consecutive year at the waterfront location of One Herald Plaza, nestled between the Venetian Causeway and MacArthur Causeways, just east of Biscayne Blvd, where they 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 the fairs and JW Marriott Marquis Miami and Hotel Beaux Arts, and Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM). Art Miami continues to feature amenities that improve guests experience, and allow visitors to spend an entire day at the fairs. There are six hospitality areas including a waterfront café, an indoor café, outdoor dining space, cocktail lounge, and an outside cocktail deck overlooking Biscayne Bay. On Thursday, December 6t h, Art Miami and Chef Daniel Boulud will host a special four-course dinner with wine pairings to celebrate Art Miami 2018 Lifetime Visionary Award recipients Mr. and Mrs. Dennis and Debra Scholl for their contributions to the cultural landscape of Miami. A portion of the proceeds from the evening’s dinner will benefit the Perry J. Cohen Foundation (www.PJCF.org). Limited Seating still available.