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ART BASEL MIAMI BEACH
Issue 1, Wednesday, 04 December 2013  | Download this issue

A museum for all seasons?

News Miami’s new institution aims to become a year-round cultural destination

News and analysis

‘Art Basel will stay in Miami,’ director says

News Rumours about a move to California had been fuelled by uncertainty over the rebuilding of the convention center

Rubell director returns to Africa

News Curator Mark Coetzee is in charge of the continent’s first major contemporary art museum

In the fair jungle, Miami Project looks fit to survive

News The young Wynwood-based event has cultivated a serious atmosphere—and may expand into another city

Also in this issue

Photographers plant the US flag abroad

News New collection donates work to embassies

 

Koolhaas to design a new Miami space

News The Dutch architect is designing the Faena Arts Center, which is due to open in July 2015

Art Miami embodies the South Beach aesthetic

News The city’s longest-running fair—don’t even think of calling it a satellite—is the best place to find bright, showy art

Ink Miami: like night and day

News This print fair offers a cosy alternative to the convention centre chaos

The world’s most visible invisible artist

Interview Ai Weiwei can't travel, but his art and message can

In plain view: the wood and the trees

Interview Living with a rainforest tribe for 15 years shaped Hugo França’s distinctive approach to furniture-making

Starchitects make their mark in Miami

News analysis The big names of architecture lured to attract the super rich to the city

The new gallerists hanging in Miami

Feature Young galleries are looking above and beyond the blue-chip giants

Homages to Miami’s tropical landscape

Interview Three artists' projects inspired by nature

Confessions of an art dealer: Wim Peeters

Interview The partner of Office Baroque Gallery, Brussels reveals his secrets

Diary

When Marina met Jacolby

Guests at Untitled’s opening gala on Monday were treated to a historical artistic encounter when the young performance and video artist Jacolby Satterwhite, bristling with mini-monitors and resplendent in a spandex suit emblazoned with orgiastic...

 
Exhibitions

Our pick of shows to see when in Miami this week

Previews of the must-see exhibitions on during Art Basel Miami Beach at the city’s museums and private collection spaces
Video

Bright young things

The Pinchuk Art Centre’s third bi-annual international Future Generation Prize awards ceremony took place on 6 December in Kiev, with 20 artists under 35 on the shortlist. While two multimedia artists, Nástio Mosquito of Angola and Carlos Motta of Colombia, split the main prize (see here), special prizes were awarded to three additional artists: Aslan Gaisumov (Russia) for a video about his native city Grozny in Chechnya, Nikita Kadan (Russia) for an installation exploring themes like provincial museology and Zhanna Kadyrova (Ukraine) for panoramic photographs of Kiev. Watch these three young artists accept their awards in this video clip.

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