MIAMI BEACH, FL- October 7, 2010- Miami Beach will once again become a gathering place for art lovers across the globe. International Fine Art Expositions (IFAE) announces theMiami International Art Fair (MIA)will return January 14-17, 2011 to Miami Beach Convention Center, with a private preview evening January 13th. International Fine Art Expositions (IFAE), and MIA Associate Director Aldo Castillo, have designed MIA to be a catalyst for the finest galleries and dealers to access the lucrative South Florida market and has established cultural partnerships with museums, universities and other art-related institutions to ensure a fully integrated fair with innovative curatorial projects and an extensive lecture and panel series.
Feast your eyes on the pixelated art of Shawn Smith, made with colored rods of plywood colored with ink. At first i thought the photo was blurry but then i realized that's the way they are in real life, amazing!
This has to be the coolest place to live ever. Architectural designer Eric Clough embedded the New York City Apartment of the Klinsky-Sherry Family with clues, puzzles, hidden compartments, coded poems, and even a secret soundtrack. Definitely the ultimate house for the mistery solver!.
Art Basel the largest art trade show int he world opens tomorrow. From the press release:
The world's premier international art show for Modern and contemporary works, Art Basel features nearly 300 leading galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa. More than 2,000 artists, ranging from the great masters of Modern art to the latest generation of emerging stars, are represented in the show's multiple sections.
The Indianapolis Museum of Art plans to announce that it has acquired a trove of work and correspondence by Weegee, the New York photographer whose visceral pictures became a template not only for artists like Diane Arbus but also for much of the uncomfortably close tabloid imagery that exists today.
The photos were found in a trunk bought by two Indiana women that contained 210 vintage prints by the photographer..