Art Basel

Cardi B Rocks the House In Sparkling Bodysuit, Ripped Fishnets, Thigh-Highs and Fierce Red Hot Talon Nails

Cardi B is everywhere right now. From Art Basel to iHeartRadio’s Jingle Ball and now, <i>Vogue’s</i> pre-holiday bash with Dirty Lemon.<p>The “Bodak Yellow” …

Bodak Yellow

#27: Warren Lotas Bootlegged Fast Fashion Before It Bootlegged Him

On this week’s episode of HYPEBEAST Radio, we caught up with Warren Lotas in Miami, Florida during this year’s Art Basel. The artist-turned-designer explains that the art fair holds a special place in his heart. “MACHINE [Lotas' now-defunct ecommerce experiment] actually started last Art Basel,” …

The 10 Best Events You Missed At Art Basel Miami 2017

These are the best events you'll be mad you missed at Art Basel in Miami.

Rap & Hip-Hop

See SuperDuperKyle and MadeinTYO sauce it up at The FADER’s Boom Basel party

Everything that went down at Toyota and FADER’s two-day Art Basel function — next level looks, intimate sets from MadeInTYO, SuperDuperKyle covering …

Kid Cudi

Portrait of teenage model goes viral for promoting body positivity

A teen model has gone viral on Twitter after sharing photos of her portrait at an art exhibit.<p>Natalia Lorenzo struggled with body image issues from a …

Viral

Li-Ning Way of Wade 6 Officially Launches at Art Basel in Miami

Miami in December is humidity and Christmas trees, a strange combination during the 80° daytime. But come nightfall, the temperatures cool and the …

Sneakers

#CigarTalk: Harvard Business School Grad Swizz Beatz Talks Timbaland Battle, Art Basel No Commission And More

<i>Image via RapRadar</i><p>Swizz Beatz Interview On RapRadar’s Cigar Talk<p>Swizz Beatz sat down on RapRadar’s Cigar Talk with @NajiChill down at Art Basel in …

African-American Culture

Meet Luci, the Sexbot Who Wants to Seduce You

"stroke my keys until i short circuit."<p>"empty ur junk into my spam folder"<p>"sync me, daddy"<p>"i wanna turn ur floppy disk into a hard drive"<p>These sultry texts and more could flood your inbox if you dare engage with Luci, the sexting robot from planet Xeron, come December 15. Thereafter, Luci will …

explicit

Why The ‘Other’ Miami Might Just Be The Coolest City In The Nation

A city’s brand is always less about what’s actual and more about what’s imagined. It’s a collaborative recipe — made with a dash of history, a twist of bad habits, and a pinch of pop culture. It all depends on who’s crafting the narrative. Some cities are known as progressive havens, others love to …

Miami Beach

The year in the market

With sweeping political changes in the UK and the US contributing to a jittery global economy, market watchers were surprised—occasionally elated—to …

Salvator Mundi

Art Basel Party Report: Drake, 50 Cent and Ricky Martin Rock South Beach (Photos)

As Hollywood stars, media gurus and social elites descended on Miami to circle the art scene, TheWrap highlights the best from the colorful week

Entertainment

‘ PaperBoy’ Art Basel, Miami Beach, Florida

play-ish<p>He was with a group of friends in colors brighter than the pastels of Miami. And the contrast worked.<p>Headed to the beach with chains and a …

Coffee

Miami Art Week 2017: All The Colors of The Rainbow: ROYGBIV and unlimited variations of the prism throughout paintings and sculptures

Infatuation with all the colors certainly isn't new—rainbows transfix, prisms delight. When the entire spectrum finds itself working together, there's something quite captivating. Color theory is an important element of so many works. Some artists study it for years, while other artists simply go …

Art

YEEZY Season 6 Proves Kanye & Kim Understand 2017 Better Than Anyone

Kanye West’s long rollout for YEEZY Season 6 is getting better and more meta by the day. Last week, the limitations on YeezySupply.com meant that …

Fashion

Cos and the Art of Branding

The Swedish brand’s ambitious commission during Design Miami/Art Basel lights the way for luxury experience marketing.<p>The global art and design …

Illustration

Watching in awe as artists bring their visions to life in mixed reality

A glimpse into the future as pioneering artists use mixed reality as their canvas to create<p>I’ll never forget the first time I experienced mixed …

Augmented Reality

Tattoo Artist Scott Campbell Is Selling New Rare Embroidered Patches

New York-based tattoo artist Scott Campbell has this week launched a selection of embroidered patches.<p>Limited to 100 units, the set of 40 patches …

Tattoos

A Quick Recap of What Went Down At The Social Status x Air Jordan Art Basel Pop

As most of you know by now, the Air Jordan 1 Art Basel Pack released this past Friday exclusively at Social Status x Air Jordan Art Basel pop-up in …

Sneakers

Kim Kardashian's Ex-Assistant I've Got Cheeky Skills Too

<b>Kim Kardashian</b>'s ex-assistant, <b>Stephanie Shepherd</b>, didn't just leave her old gig with a sweet resume ... she left with a whole lot of experience in …

Celebrity News

Punk Hillary Clinton Portrait Sets Off Bomb Threat at Art Basel

When Scott Scheidly depicted Hillary Clinton as a pink-haired punk, he clearly intended to drum up <i>some</i> type of controversy. What the Orlando-based artist didn't expect is a full-fledged security investigation, which sparked when two security dogs reacted suspiciously this Saturday to a crate …

Hillary Clinton

Street Style: The Best Looks at Art Basel Miami 2017

Five stupid things we saw during Miami Art Week. None of them had to do with art. | Miami.com

We expect crazy behavior during Miami Art Week. But nothing was more questionable than some of the decisions made by art patrons, many of whom we …

Louis Vuitton

Art Basel Miami Beach: Diplo, Boy About Basel

From DJing to dancing, Diplo was ready to party.<p>Forget the art fairs: Diplo was at Art Basel Miami Beach to party.<p>Who exactly is Diplo? According to …

Miami Beach

How Irma and a ‘rain bomb’ made the Beach convention center redo cost millions more

The $619.9 million renovation of the Miami Beach Convention Center was thrown off schedule by a torrential deluge in August and Hurricane Irma in …

Kenyan Drake

Shani Crowe's Art Basel Exhibit Was A Celebration Of Traditional Black Hair Braiding And Totally Gave Us Life

Shani Crowe will be the first to admit that she's been braiding hair "forever."<p>The 28-year-old was the genius behind Solange Knowles' stunning crown …

Women of Color

Influential art ladies gather for luncheon at Art Basel

The most influential women in the art world gathered in Miami to celebrate artist Abigail DeVille, director of the city’s Institute of Contemporary …

Stage Design

Social Status x Jordan Brand Pop-Up Relocated To A Yacht After Hotel Cancels Release

This past Friday, Social Status and Jordan Brand kicked off Art Basel with an exclusive release of the Air Jordan 1 “Basel Vice” Pack, a duet of Art …

Sneakers

Paris Hilton’s Art Basel Adventure Was Totally Hot

Paris Hilton is a wildly successful DJ—she’s had the longest-running residency in Ibiza of any American female DJ (her “Diamonds and Foam” party just turned five years old this summer) and has played sets across the world, from Burning Man to Brazil (where she played a set in support of Jennifer …

Fashion

Drake Jumps on Stage with Lil Wayne at Club, OBJ in the House

**WARNING: Explicit language**<p><b>(TMZ)</b> <b>--</b> <b>Drake</b> couldn't resist joining his boy, <b>Lil Wayne</b>, on stage at da club ... and the crowd loved it -- including</b> …

Pop Music

Bill Cosby Smirked: Goofy Azz Cops Pop Hannibal Burres In Miami After He Asked For An Uber?

<b>Splash News and Pictures</b><p>Hannibal Buress Arrested In Miami On BS Charges<p>Comedian Hannibal Buress, who famously outed Bill Cosby as a predator, is …

African-American Culture