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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

Italian Futurism 1909-44: Reconstructing the Universe

The first comprehensive overview of Italian Futurism in the US opens at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum this month. “We’ve been wanting to do this show longer than I’ve worked here, and I’ve worked here for 20 years,” says Vivien Greene, the...
Gauguin: Metamorphoses 2014 Whitney Biennial Lygia Clark: the Abandonment of Art, 1948-88 When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South Oscar Murillo Glenn Brown Carl Andre: Sculpture as Place, 1958-2010
Video

Ideas are 'beautiful gifts'

Though David Lynch is best known as a film-maker, his earliest cultural forays were in painting. In the late 1960s, he was a student at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia, and the school’s museum is now hosting an exhibition of his graphic art, opening on 13 September. The show brings together 95 paintings and drawings made between 1965 and the present. In this clip, Lynch talks about where his ideas come from.

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