The viewing public gets an OFFICIAL eye full with Art Basel Miami Beach formally kicking off TODAY, December 6th and running through December
9th. Miami Beach, Florida, will host the 11th edition of Art Basel, the most
prestigious art show in the Americas. More than 260 leading galleries
from North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa will take
part, showcasing works by more than 2,000 artists of the 20th and 21st
Top-quality exhibitions in the museums of South Florida and special programs for art collectors and curators also help make the event a special time for encountering art. And every year, a greater number of art collectors, artists, dealers, curators, critics and art enthusiasts from around the world participate in Art Basel- the favorite winter meeting place for the international art world.
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