Art Basel 2020 will be held from December 3rd to December 6th. The event, held each year at Miami Beach, is North America’s premier art fair
This years’ event is expected to meet if not surpass previous record visitor numbers of over 70,000 people, including many notable celebrities. The festivities go well beyond exhibitions: crowds flock to Miami at this time not just for the art but also for the glitzy parties which accompany Art Basel.
Leading galleries from around the globe participate in Art Basel’s shows in Basel, Miami Beach and Hong Kong showcasing the highest quality of Modern and contemporary works.
Art Basel is the Northern American component of a series of international art fairs, the others held in Basel, Switzerland and Hong Kong. The event features significant paintings, sculptures, installations, photographs and films.
Works from masters of Modern and contemporary art are displayed alongside those from exciting, up and coming artists. Pieces are drawn from 250 leading galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa.
For more on artists and exhibitions, visit the official Art Basel site.
You can purchase tickets to the Art Basel Miami event online or from the official box office, West Lobby, Miami Beach Convention Center, from December 1 on-wards Meridians.
Miami Beach Convention Center is located at Miami Beach, around 7 miles from downtown Miami and 12 miles from Miami International Airport.
If coming from interstate or overseas, you will likely arrive at Miami Airport (MIA). If travelling with certain airlines (especially budget ones) you may also land at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) which located north of Miami and around 30 miles from Miami Beach.