What's the most anticipated winter art event in America?
If you were thinking ART BASEL, then you would be absolutely correct.
Art Basel 2009 starts on Thursday December 3 and finishes up Sunday December 6 at Miami Beach Convention Center: 1901 Convention Center Dr. Miami, Florida, 33139
The Temporary Exhibition costs: $35 (one-day pass), $55 (two-day pass), $75 (permanent pass), $15 (after 5 pm), $20 (reduced price ticket--seniors, students, groups 10+) and it's totally worth it!
Art Basel Miami Beach is the most important art show in the United States, a cultural and social highlight for the Americas. Art Basel Miami Beach combines an international selection of top galleries with an exciting program of special exhibitions, parties and crossover events featuring music, film, architecture and design. Exhibition sites are located in the city’s beautiful Art Deco District, within walking distance of the beach and many hotels.
Art Basel is the favorite winter meeting place for the international art world. An exclusive selection of more than 220 leading art galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa will exhibit 20th and 21st century artworks by over 2,000 artists. The show will be a vital source for art lovers, allowing them to both discover new developments in contemporary art and experience rare museum-calibre artworks.