5 Ways to Enjoy Art Basel Miami

Year after year thousands of art enthusiasts come to Miami to enjoy the city’s most cultural and exciting week. Art Basel is that time and its almost here !!! Exclusive events, private and public exhibitions, art installations, as well as the most extravagant dinners and parties. Our Sobevillas concierge team is here to help you navigate through Basel and would like to share a few tips to enjoy your visit :

1. Visit Satellite Exhibitions

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Expand your horizons and visit some of the best remote exhibition halls : 

Located on the beach just off the famous Ocean Drive, SCOPE Miami Beach, features over 150 contemporary artists from Dec 5-10. 

Diversify your Art Basel experience by visiting this year’s Spectrum Miami and Red Dot Miami , two  exhibition halls under the same roof at the Mana Wynwood Convention Center, just minutes away from Villa Leblon https://bit.ly/47F1iXz, showcasing pieces of over 1,000 artists and taking place Dec 6-10.

Explore the art culture of Latin America at Pinta Miami who celebrates its 17th anniversary this year. Located in charming Coconut Grove, the fair takes places Dec 7-10. 

Visit Sagamore Hotel for an Art Week takeover named  “The Digital Canvas: Unleashing AI in Art,” combining  immersive Web3, AI, art, and Bitcoin. The hotel’s two-story bungalows will be turned into mini galleries curated by Neuman in collaboration with local art galleries. 

2.Check Out Public Street Art Installations

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Experience a touch of Burning Man during Miami Art Week by visiting an immense 45-foot-tall installation by artist Marco Cochrane, named ” R-Evolution™. First debuting at Burning Man, this sculpture will be showcased on the East Coast for the first time ever at the 400 Block of Lincoln Road, in the heart of South Beach.

Stay At Villa LouLou for easy access to the installation https://bit.ly/3kvsRiV.

3.Attend Private Events

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There is no Art Basel Miami without the iconic Soho Beach House Tent. Featuring exciting events, performances, artwork and life music, both venues will host its members and their guests.  Villa Condessa https://bit.ly/3suxyxJis just a few minutes away.

Undoubtfully, the famous Faena Hotel in collaboration with Faena Art will feature several impressive art installations such as “Maze” at Faena Beach by Sebastian Errazuriz and “Dirt’s Dive” by Kelly Breez at the Faena Art Project Room, as well as many exclusive events and receptions hosted by world renowned and influential arthouses.  

4.Enjoy Miami’s Finest Restaurants And Lounges

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The global gourmet and nightlife scene descends on Miami in December during Art Basel with, talented artists, affluent art collectors, celebrities and socialites buzzing around town:  dining in the most gourmet restaurants and sipping champagne in most posh nightclubs and lounges. Our SobeVillas concierge team is happy to make you a part of the buzz. 

5. Dance The Night Away At Art With Me

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This Tulum famous art and electronic music festival in will be held in collaboration with All Day I Dream, Do Not Sit On The Furniture, and Soundtuary in Virginia Key Beach Park, a short drive from Villa Aurora https://bit.ly/3ugyoyC, on Dec 8-10.

The guests can enjoy an epic line up including Underworld, Polo & Pan, Channel Tres, Jan Blomqvist, LP Giobbi etc,   as well as art installations, food and beverage vendors, yoga and healing sessions, dance classes, and children’s activities; all with a boho twist.