Art Basel

Conchy Joe's: A fun take on seafood in Florida

<b>The scene:</b> In Florida, a waterfront location for a restaurant goes a long way, and the result is a lot of tourist traps featuring great settings but mediocre food. At first glance, Conchy Joe’s looks like this model, with a very Jimmy Buffet vibe and sort of tropical schtick, but it hasn’t survived …

Miami Beach

Play it forward

With marble runs, ball pits, and white paint, New York-based Snarkitecture designs environments primed for fun<p>On the Fourth of July, more than 2,000 people visited a white house in Washington, D.C.—but it wasn’t 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. It was an exhibit 10 blocks away, at the National Building …

Design

‘It Becomes Impossible’: Why One Gallerist Says Berlin Is No Longer Hospitable to Contemporary Art Dealers

Galleries<p>As the Berlin gallery EXILE announces its move to Vienna, we speak with its founder about the challenges facing emerging galleries …

Art

Art Basel owner targets rich Asians with new expo in Singapore | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

MCH Group, the owner of Art Basel, is launching a new art fair in Singapore starting next year to take advantage of the growing wealth in Asia, which …

Hong Kong

Seating Pod Designs Raise Awareness for Endangered Species

Porky Hefer officially debuted his collection of sculptural seating pods at the 2018 Art Basel show in Miami in hopes of raising awareness for our …

Avant-garde

Shanghai Kimberlite Diamond Group sets up shop in Vancouver

Diamonds are a relatively new luxury item in China.While the precious stones began gaining popularity in the late 19th century among a broader base …

Luxury Lifestyle

Check Out This Fashion Show Where the Bikinis Are Only Made of Tape

1 hour ago<p>Photographer Joel Alvarez is a photographer out of Miami. At a recent fashion show, he sent models down the runway wearing only …

Fashion Shows

As Emerging Art Galleries Struggle, This Sotheby’s Vet Thinks He’s Found the Key to Success

Charles Moffett in his gallery, 2018. Courtesy of Charles Moffett, New York.When former Sotheby’s specialist Charles Moffett was getting ready to …

Art

Torn Space Theater’s 3rd Annual Response Festival to feature original works and new installations

Torn Space Theater just announced the much anticipated schedule for the 3rd Annual Response Festival. This year’s festival will feature performances …

Buffalo

Climate control: three artists who have put the environment on Art Basel's agenda

Though their hands reach to all four corners of the globe, the watchmaker Audemars Piguet returns always to its home in the majestic Vallée de Joux. …

Fashion (Australia)

Winning team: Yaima Ortiz and Sevan Bıçakçi, jewellery collaborators

<i>When yacht designer Riza Tansu introduced his wife, former volleyball Olympian Yaima Ortiz, to a friend, he unwittingly gave birth to a design dream</i> …

Sailing

Essential Arts & Culture: Picasso lost and found, Bernstein at the Bowl, Estefans on stage, Trump baby

Finding the lost Picassos of the Los Angeles Times and kicking off summer with a little Leonard Bernstein. I’m <b>Carolina A. Miranda</b>, staff writer at the Los Angeles Times, with your weekly dose of what’s good in the culture:<p><b>PICASSO, BABY</b><p>When the <b>William Pereira</b>-designed corporate headquarters of the</b> …

Los Angeles

Hidden Room, Secret Prices Give Way as Gagosian Embraces the Web

There’s an upside to transparency in the art market after all.<p>That’s the lesson Gagosian Gallery, the world’s biggest and one of the most secretive, …

Miami Beach

Swiss empire expands into Singapore | Financial Times

Another week, another art fair launch. Singapore is the next stop for Messe Schweiz (MCH), which will open ART SG at the Marina Bay Sands resort in …

Art

Grand Basel Exhibit Will Explore The Blendline Of Fine Art, Culture and Automotive Design

“I want art lovers to become car lovers,” says Professor Paolo Tumminelli, the founding chairman of the Grand Basel advisory board, which is developing an automotive exhibition that will debut in Basel, Switzerland on September 6, and then open in Miami on February 22 before moving to Hong Kong in …

Streetwear

A Speed Race for Soybeans

<b>Faster traders trade faster than slow traders.</b><p>Every month, the U.S. Department of Agriculture puts out a report that says how many soybeans there are. If there are more soybeans than people thought, soybeans will be worth less than people thought, and vice versa, because of supply and demand. If …

Opinion

Jet skis have corroded the MacArthur Causeway. That’s bad news for your commute

Blame the jet skiers for the traffic woes you’re going to be feeling soon on the MacArthur Causeway.<p>Jet Skis, Waverunners and other personal …

Miami Beach

Breweries, live music and a new slogan: How North Miami is hoping to change its image

Cafe Creme in North Miami was the place to be last Friday morning for France's World Cup quarterfinal match against Uruguay. By the time Miami-Dade …

Urban Design

Summer 2018's Most Popular Vacation Spots—And What to Do There If You're an Art Lover

We know no one wants to hear this, but summer is already halfway over. And while mid-July brings severe anxiety to some, other optimists see it as an …

Museums

What Art Basel in Miami Beach’s Most Instagrammed Works Tell Us about the Art World Today

Exhibit 1: From top to bottom: Sean Landers, <i>Miss Kitty Redux</i>, 2016-17, at Rodolphe Janssen Gallery’s booth at Art Basel Miami Beach, 2017, and …

Art

Shannade Clermont’s Identity Theft: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Shannade Clermont, a former member of the reality television series “Bad Girls Club “and the twin sister to Shannon Clermont, was charged with fraud …

Reality TV

7 Artists to Watch July 2018

It's the middle of summer and the art world has slowed to a near halt. And yet, we've found a handful of artists with solo shows currently on view …

Comic Books

Las Vegas Continues with Art Tourism, as Henrique Oliveira Builds Stunning Installation at MGM Resorts Fine Art Collection

Artists Henrique Oliviera, former Juxtapoz cover artist Ugo Rondinone and Mia Pearlman were recently featured in a new artist video series that MGM …

Art

Please Lord, Let There Be an Ariana Grande and Madonna Collaboration Coming

Like many wise pop stans, Ariana Grande worships at the altar of Madonna, the music industry icon behind the modern pop star model. (And if God is a …

Ariana Grande

What Makes Miami Fashion Week Different From All The Other Fashion Weeks Around The World?

The material motivations of fashion week, and it’s emotional means of expression, suggest to the modern observer certain qualities of the industry overall. For it is here in the realm of the fashion cognoscenti where it seems reasonable that people would be more interested in expressing their …

Fashion Week

Life and Death and Innervisions unveil initial line-up for Rakastella in Miami

Two respected tastemakers in Life and Death and Innervisions have announced the line-up for the next addition of Rakastella in Miami.<p>Set to take …

Streetwear

Is This the World's Most Glamorous Place to Watch Movies?

While many of the larger film festivals—like Sundance, Cannes, Tribeca—attract crowds that might able to be attending Art Basel, South by Southwest, …

Film Festivals

RA to stream Seth Troxler and Phil Moffa's first live performance as Lost Souls Of Saturn

The two-day festival, which will also host the likes of Amelie Lens, KiNK and The Martinez Brothers, will take place two weeks earlier than usual, …

Music

Art Industry News: The True Story of the Five-Year Battle to Build George Lucas’s Narrative Museum + Other Stories

Art World<p>Plus, Birmingham's new mural wasn't by Banksy after all and activists plan a vigil outside the Berkshire Museum.<p>,<p><i>Art Industry News is a</i> …

Art

Rakastella ushers in its storied return to Miami with Phase 1 lineup

Art and dance music connoisseurs can rejoice in knowing that Innervisions and Life and Death‘s iconic joint event. Rakastella, is returning to its …

Art Basel