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Miami transforms into the art capital of the world during Art Basel

December 7, 2016


Miami transforms into the art capital of the world during Art Basel, with overwhelming, exciting and brilliant curations that set it ahead of any of the finest museums on the planet for one full week. It also makes my personal top five events to attend of all time. Now in its 15th year and always […]

Art Basel 2015: It gave us just what we expected—and some we didn’t

December 6, 2015


You are guaranteed two things during Art Basel Miami Beach. 1) Traffic. 2) The best collection of art in a 3-mile radius on this planet. Art Basel, in its 45th year since starting in Switzerland, and 14th year here in Florida, accomplishes numbers that are mind-boggling.  The Miami Beach Convention Center houses 267 gallery collections […]

Top picks for #SWFL arts and entertainment enthusiasts—Dec. 1-8, 2015

December 1, 2015


There is plenty to keep you busy right here in #SWFL this week. Not gonna lie I’m excited Kenny G is coming. Not that I’m a big fan, just that I think people are going to be hooking up to his smooth sounds and more sex in this town is a good thing. There are […]

Top picks Dec. 6-15, 2013 for Arts & Entertainment enthusiasts in SWFL

December 6, 2013


Have you ever asked yourself— “Why don’t I go to Miami more often?” I know I do. Frequently. “It is because there is so much here to do in Southwest Florida,” I tell myself. But this week you may have to drop some gas money and head to Miami for Art Basel. It is simply […]

At Basel—lots of great art—some shitty art too

December 7, 2012


By Eric Raddatz Imagine the most favorite art museum you’ve ever been to. Now multiply that by like two hundred. Add a thousand. This is Art Basel. No question. It is amazing. Stars, artists, celebrities—everyone comes out for Basel. En masse. But much like your favorite museum, you will find some shitty art here too. […]