Another year of one of the nation’s most vibrant and celebrated art events of the year is finally here. Below are just some of the events that WVUM is pumped about this week (click the titles for links to tickets/more information)
This Week, art is at the forefront of the conversation and it isn’t just at the main gallery at Miami Beach Convention Center. Check out all of these galleries for new and innovative installations.
Art Basel Gallery @ Miami Beach Convention Center
Fake Fulfillment Center @ Boulan Hotel
Wynwood Walls in Wynwood
Pulse Art Fair @ Indian Beach Park
Aqua Art Miami @ Aqua Hotel
Creative Class @ Young Arts Jewel Box
MUSIC, FOOD AND MORE
Once you check out some of the galleries during the day, be sure not to miss the massive amount of parties and live music events happening all over the city.
Thursday through Saturday The Wynwood Yard will be celebrating Art Basel with live music and their signature local food and drink pop-ups. Don’t miss The Nth Power, Afrobeta, Millionyoung, Magic City Hippies and more throughout the weekend. This event is free and open to the public!
The Perez Art Museum of Miami will have free admission from 10am-5pm Thursday and will feature special new exhibitions to celebrate Miami Art Week.
The Fader will be hosting block parties Friday and Saturday from 2pm-6pm at the MAPS backlot in Wynwood, following each will be a headlining performance Friday from MadeinTYO and Saturday from KYLE
Rumors Art Basel
Friday at 1 Hotel be sure to check out a Guy Gerber, Bill Patrick, Lauren Lane, NonCitizens, Dead Tones
III Points Presents Wu-Tang Clan
The legendary MC’s will be headlining a show at Mana Wynwood Saturday night. An event that is not to be missed.
Now or Neverland Ode to Hip Hop
From Wednesday to Sunday, the Little Haiti Cultural Center will be hosting a gallery featuring art exhibits highlighting the influence of hip-hop with different featured installations and performances each day. The gallery itself is free and open to the public
Nic Fanciulli [Live]
Friday night at Heart Nightclub don’t miss Nic Fanciulli, Agoria, Audion, Eagles & Butterflies
Saturday, this day festival at Virginia Key Beach offers two stages, a full day of music, a vinyl pop up shop and of course, the beach. Nonstop vibes all day. Tickets are $85
Saturday at One Hotel get transported by the sounds of Lee Burridge, Bedouin, YokoO