Loewe creative director, fashion designer and collector J.W. Anderson. Photo: David Owens

Art Basel in Miami Beach 2019

In Pictures | Look who we spotted at Art Basel in Miami Beach's VIP preview

Artists, curators and one camera-shy rapper turn out for the fair's opening

Franklin Sirmans, the director of the Pérez Art Museum Miami
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Franklin Sirmans, the director of the Pérez Art Museum Miami

Local collectors Mera and Don Rubell
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Local collectors Mera and Don Rubell

The dealer Jeffrey Deitch
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The dealer Jeffrey Deitch

The sculptor Chakaia Booker
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The sculptor Chakaia Booker

Frieze LA director Bettina Korek flanked by the Serpentine's Claude Adjil and Hans Ulrich Obrist
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Frieze LA director Bettina Korek flanked by the Serpentine's Claude Adjil and Hans Ulrich Obrist

The artist and film-maker Isaac Julien
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The artist and film-maker Isaac Julien

Richard Armstrong, the director of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation
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Richard Armstrong, the director of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation

The chief curator of the Hepworth Wakefield Andrew Bonacina and the artist Tau Lewis
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The chief curator of the Hepworth Wakefield Andrew Bonacina and the artist Tau Lewis

The former director of the Brooklyn Museum, Arnold Lehman, Pam Lehman and the dealer Carolina Nitsch
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The former director of the Brooklyn Museum Arnold Lehman with Pam Lehman and the dealer Carolina Nitsch

Designer Marian Nketiah and friend sporting some fetching footwear
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Designer Marian Nketiah and friend sporting some fetching footwear

A family that collects together… Ella (left), Jason and Michelle Rubell
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Collectors Ella, Jason and Michelle Rubell

Camera shy rapper Travis Scott and his entourage
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Rapper Travis Scott and his entourage feeling a little camera shy