Not only is it the start of ART BASEL contemporary art fair, but also there are a load of other events and fairs to check out. Many great intenational art galleries and a range of artists will be exhibited through out the fair and also at smaller venues that surround the main Art Basel location. AQUA Art Maimi fair is set up just blocks away from Art Basel, along with Gen Art Vanguard art fair, located at
Wynwood Arts District 2135 NW 1st Avenue, Miami, FL 33127
Runs 12-04-08 through 12-07-08. Exhibitors at the Gen Art Vanguard will be:
Carmichael Gallery of Contemporary Art - Los Angeles,California
Murphy Design’s “Know Exhibit” - San Diego, California
M Modern Gallery - Palm Springs, California
Thinkspace Gallery - Los Angeles, California
Yves Laroche Gallery - Montreal, Canada
Antikulture Gallery - Miami, Florida
Pop Art Studios & Gallery - Miami, Florida
About Gen Art Vanguard:
Gen Art invites you to the Gen Art Vanguard New Contemporary Art Fair presented by FAGE Total happening alongside this year's Art Basel Fair in Miami. In partnership with Francesco LoCastro, the four-day art fair will take place from December 4-7th and brings together some of the top galleries, artists, and individuals who are helping to define the New Contemporary art movements from Pop Surrealism and New Brow to Urban Contemporary.
About Art Basel:
Art Basel Miami Beach takes place December 4 - 7, 2008.
Art Basel Miami Beach is the most important art show in the United States, a cultural and social highlight for the Americas. As the sister event of Switzerland's Art Basel, the most prestigious art show worldwide for the past 39 years, 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
(during Art Basel)
The Raleigh Hotel Penthouse
Make sure you try to visit!!!