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Art Basel Miami Beach

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2014

    Look Alive Fest's Basel 2014 Lineup: Stephen O'Malley, Iceage, and Nine Others

    Still breathing? Good. 'Cause Look Alive Fest is back. Last year, this "homegrown, alternative festival" popped up for its inaugural, two-night Art Basel Miami Beach week edition with Detroit noise-rocker Wolf Eyes, Houston's Indian Jewelry, and a bunch of locals like Teepee, Cop City/Chill Pillar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2014

    New Times Is Looking For an Arts and Culture Editor

    Miami New Times is looking for a writer and editor to oversee coverage of all things related to art, theater, and other cultural happenings in America's hottest city. The job entails working closely with a pool of freelancers to produce Night Day, our weekly print guide to the city, while editing, w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2014

    New Times Is Looking For an Arts and Culture Editor

    Miami New Times is looking for a writer and editor to oversee coverage of all things related to art, theater, and other cultural happenings in America's hottest city. The job entails working closely with a pool of freelancers to produce Night Day, our weekly print guide to the city, while editing, w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2014

    New Times Is Looking For an Arts and Culture Editor

    Miami New Times is looking for a writer and editor to oversee coverage of all things related to art, theater, and other cultural happenings in America's hottest city. The job entails working closely with a pool of freelancers to produce Night Day, our weekly print guide to the city, while editing, w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2014

    Goats and Toasts With Zak the Baker's Sasha Ullman

    Zak Stern, better known as Zak the Baker, didn't see his Wynwood bakery with a bustling café when he envisioned the place. Then, a line cook at Michy's told him about a woman who was into farming and goats.

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2014

    Fool's Gold Day Off 2014's Five-City Festival, Coming to Miami for Basel Week

    Take a sick day. Or three. It's time to start planning for another Fool's Gold Day Off -- that annual, often out-of-control, traveling rager thrown by world-champion DJ, party pro, and label boss A-Trak. For 2014, the Day Off tour is set to trek from Brooklyn to Toronto, Los Angeles, and Atlanta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2014

    Best of Miami 2014 Readers' Poll: Deadline to Vote for the Winners!

    Last chance to play, gamers. There's only 62 hours left to whip those nimble wrists, spring that trigger finger, crank that button thumb, and vote in New Times' Best of Miami 2014 readers' poll. So far, 3,800 locals have cast their ballots. But the final deadline is Wednesday, June 4, at midnight ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2014

    Verde at PAMM: Art Enthusiast or Not, You Will Be Lured by the New Café

    At Pérez Art Museum Miami, it's not important to appreciate or know anything about art. A dozen menacing bronze animal heads startle visitors emerging from the parking garage onto the museum's raised patio. A dragon readies to bellow a vaporizing fireball onto unsuspecting passersby. A bear snarl ... More >>

  • Culture

    January 9, 2014
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    December 6, 2013

    Black Lips' Basel 2013 Pool Party: Naked Women, Vomit, and Fog Machines

    Black Lips Shore Club, Miami Beach Thursday, December 5, 2013 It's fair to say that Art Basel Miami Beach has come under critical siege at times for its supposed devolution from world-class art festival to glorified party. However, while plenty of people critiquing Basel are, in fact, too cool for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2013

    Diddy Being Mistaken for Kanye by Jeffrey Deitch Is the Most Art Basel Moment Ever

    Pack it in folks. The most Art Basel Miami Beach moment of Art Basel Miami Beach has already happened. In fact, we're pretty sure that no moment before has and no moment in the future will really better illustrate the inanity of this insane clusterfuck of a week. Apparently, yesterday, mega-galler ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2013

    Perez Museum Opens For Art Basel: Has Miami Art Sold Out?

    Call it irony. On the single biggest day in Miami's visually stunning history, as Art Basel begins and the Perez Art Museum opens on the bay, media announces a three-tower, 2-million-square-foot giant on the Miami River. Complaints have been lodged about naming the city's art museum after the magna ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2013

    Ten Things You Need to Stop Doing During Art Basel Week

    Art Basel Miami Beach week: where fine art brings out the crudeness in people. Something about all that free booze, the nagging sense that there's always a better party going on than the one you're at, and viewing endless amounts of art in a setting more like Black Friday than a traditional museu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2013

    De La Soul's Maseo Talks Classic Hip-Hop and Basel 2013

    "It was 1988, I was 18 years old, trying to graduate high school." That's how Vincent Mason, otherwise known as Maseo of golden-era hip-hop trio De La Soul, remembers the days, weeks, and months leading up to the life-changing release of 3 Feet High and Rising, a golden-era hip-hop masterpiece so d ... More >>

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    November 28, 2013
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    September 19, 2013
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    December 28, 2012

    Wynwood's Gramps Bar Set to Host Official Grand Opening in January 2013

    You've probably read a lot about the new Wynwood bar Gramps. It's a blend of old Florida, hipster aesthetics, and the area's signature warehouse grittiness. In other words, it's perfect."It originates with my grandfather, Irving Miller," says owner Adam Gersten about the venue's name and feel. "But ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2012

    Rakim at The Stage Miami During Art Basel 2012: A Video Recap

    Rakim The Stage Miami Friday, December 7 Better Than: Getting Paid in Increments. It had been a long time since Rakim rolled through our hood prior to last night's performance at The Stage. See also: -Basel Castle 2012: Twin Shadow, Trinidad James, and Purity Ring -Danny Brown and Shepard Fairey ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2012

    Cannibal Corpse at Grand Central Miami, December 6

    Cannibal Corpse Grand Central, Miami Thursday, December 6, 2012 Better Than: Cardboard gun shop. Stuck precariously in the middle of Miami's yearly ascension to the international spotlight of artistic and cultural relevance (AKA Art Basel Miami Beach week) was a Cannibal Corpse tour date.

  • Music

    December 6, 2012
  • Blogs

    December 6, 2012

    A$AP Rocky Swarmed by Art Weirdos at Art Basel Miami Beach Show (Video)

    Art Basel Miami Beach just seemed to work out magically this Wednesday night. Parking was shockingly easy to find. Thank you, dude-looking ladies who left early. You rule! Then I ran into a friend at the Bass Museum who was on the list for the A$AP Rocky party at the Delano Hotel, but he wasn't g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2012

    Art Basel Miami Beach 2012: A Six-Party Weekend Guide

    Art Basel Miami Beach is officially in full swing. So even though we've already hit you with the ten best EDM parties and the fifteen best parties period ... The awesome arty parties just won't stop keep cropping up. And the best thing about these six? Some of them are totally free! See also -F ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2012

    Danny Brown and Shepard Fairey Go Bananas for Art Basel at Bardot Miami

    "Stank pussy smellin' like Cool Ranch Doritos!" That's what all the hip cats were screaming at Bardot last night, 'cause Danny Brown was in the spot tearin' it up on the carpet, among the people. The weed was in the air and the streets were representing for an intimate set from the loud and rowdy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2012

    DJ Tennis Talks Dark Pop and Basel Life and Death Label Showcase

    Life and death. Mortality. Pretty heavy subject matter for dance music, right? But then, it's not really conventional dance music that's being put out by the Life and Death label. This is heady, brooding, emotional stuff. It might be carried by that uhntz-uhntz beat, but it will bend your mind and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2012

    Art Basel Miami Beach 2012 Music Guide: Acts Announced So Far

    Sure, we like to pretend the week of Art Basel Miami Beach (AKA Miami Art Week) is all about the glorified flea market happening either side of the causeway. But you just want to party. You can't afford to pay $10,000 for a bike covered in Saran Wrap and called "Untitled." But you can afford the cov ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2012

    Six Best Club Parties on South Beach This Weekend

    C'mon Miami! Don't trip now. You've been putting in your time, and the weekend is just around the corner. Shit, it's kind of already here. It may not be Friday. But we get the party started early on South Beach. And if you just can't wait another night to let loose, we got you. Plus, the whole ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2012

    Rakim Announces Concert With a Live Band at The Stage Miami During Art Basel Miami Beach

    Backed by DJ Eric B's expertly sampled soul-funk-R&B ejaculations, late '80s rapper Rakim was a true hip-hop innovator who broke from the first wave's Mother Goose rhyme schemes and party-shout vocal delivery. The duo is regarded as one of the all-time greats. Rakim sans Eric B? That's a slight ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2012

    Chromatics and Prince Rama, Presented by Sweat Records, During Art Basel Miami Beach

    You keep running up that hill. And if you get to the end early enough, you might get to some free beer. But you're definitely going to get an earful of sweet art-pop sounds and enough chill, lo-fi grooves to settle your rambling soul. Join Sweat Records during Art Basel Miami Beach as the local rec ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 27, 2012
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    December 2, 2011

    Deniz Kurtel on Her LED Installation at Get Lost Art Basel This Sunday

    ​With all the world-class concerts and dance parties complementing the art fair and gallery action, Art Basel Miami Beach is becoming the perfect marriage of art and music. And none of the myriad international luminaries visiting Miami this week embody that more than Deniz Kurtel. She might be be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2011

    Art Basel Miami Beach 2011 Music Guide: All the Acts Announced So Far

    ​Right now, Miami is being swarmed by art fairs, galleries, and artists from across the globe. Of course, we're talking about Art Basel Miami Beach. A side benefit to all this arty international activity is the influx of awesome music to entertain all the jetsetters. And naturally, Crossfade is k ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2011

    Art Basel's Open Bar Sculpture By Erwin Wurm Wants To Get You Drunk

    ​Art Basel Miami Beach and the surrounding bacchanal kicks off this week, and on the tenth anniversary of the festivities we've realized the entire week comes down to two factors: expensive artwork and free booze. So it's about time that an artist fully combines the two into one work. Austrian art ... More >>

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    November 24, 2011
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    November 23, 2011

    You Are Not Invited to Spotify's Basel Concert Series With Nas, TV on the Radio, Sharon Jones

    ​Over the last couple weeks, we here at Crossfade have become total Spotify addicts. Our habit began last week after learning that the free on-demand music service had teamed up with Midtown's Ricochet Lounge to put together a Basel week concert lineup that's packed with more superstar names than ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2011

    DFA Records' Secret Show, Moby, Macy Gray Added to Bardot's Art Basel Lineup

    ​In terms of show announcements, the weeks leading up to Art Basel Miami Beach are like Crossfade's never-ending Hanukkah. Every day, we get a new gift, as one culturally relevant musical act after another proclaims its mission to rock the Magic City, Basel-style. Just a short time ago, Bardot ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2011

    Au Revoir Simone Announce Miami Show at Mamushka's December 10

    ​Even as Crossfade continues to closely monitor Art Basel Miami Beach music and party news, we're already looking beyond the early-December art extravaganza, working our sources and scouring the interweb for the scoop on end-of-the-year show announcements. And here's the latest tidbit: On Decembe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2011

    Occupy Miami Presents Occupalooza Music Festival This Saturday

    TwitpicDon't expect these guys at Occupy Miami.Occupy Wall Street has been swarming with acoustic appearances by musicians like Tom Morello, Talib Kweli, and Jeff Mangum. But Occupy Miami still hasn't drawn in Pitbull or Gloria Estefan. Guess that's no big surprise. As the Occupiers round out a sec ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 27, 2011
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    June 14, 2011

    Best of Miami 2011: Best One-Nighter

    In anticipation of the upcoming Best of Miami issue hitting newsstands June 16, here is a sneak peek at one category and its winner.Photo by Daniel De Las Casas​Best One-NighterThe Overthrow's Basel CastleThe Castle41 NW 20th St.Miami 33137

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    The Overthrow, Theophilus London, and Amanda Blank Go Big With Basel Castle

    Arty nudes with Theophilus London?​Never known for moderation, the Overthrow crew wasn't about to let Art Basel Miami Beach week slip past without plotting some kind of epic descent into nth-level fun and excess. Hence, Basel Castle, a 12-hour carnival of tuneage, booze, games, freakshows, and ot ... More >>

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    October 28, 2010
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    December 10, 2009

    Top Local Stories of the Decade

    ​It's just about 2010. Here are my choices. What do you think?1. After being snatched by federal authorities, Elian Gonzalez is sent home to his father in Cuba on June 28, 2000.2. Art Basel Miami Beach starts in 2002, an offshoot of the Swiss affair, it changes Miami's cultural life forever. 3. No ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2009

    Deep Breath: Multi-Day Miami Music Festival Launches This Thursday

    via miamimusicfestival.org​In an either extremely clever or just brave bit of scheduling, the inaugural edition of the Miami Music Festival launches this Thursday, less than a week after the onslaught of Art Basel Miami Beach. Despite the lack of a long recuperation lag, though, if you truly want ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2009

    Vivian Girls, Exene Cervenka, The Blow at Pulse Miami Art Fair in December

    Vivian Girls​The Art Basel Miami Beach music news just keeps coming. This time we've received word that the Vivian Girls, Exene Cervenka and the Blow will be performing at Pulse Miami Art Fair, which moves to Ice Palace Studios this year. Their performances are part of the fair's Pulse Miami Perfo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2009

    Your Second Saturday Guide, Now with 40 Percent More Art Gluttony

    Start massaging your art belly because this weekend's buffet of openings is going to stretch your ocular capacity. (Mixed metaphor disaster...Campbell McGrath, I have failed you!) Tomorrow is the first Second Saturday of the fall season, as gallery owners and artists return from vacations, fellowsh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2009

    Prunk TV: Featuring Marilyn Manson

    Marilyn Manson's paintings are much better than his music. Just kidding; we love ya, Marilyn! His solo show, Trismegistus, debuted this past December during Art Basel Miami Beach. But if you missed the super-VIP opening, don't despair -- the paintings will still be on display at 101/Exhibit (101 NE ... More >>

  • Music

    December 4, 2008

    Art Basel's Got Music Too

    A day-by-day breakdown of the best shows.

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2008

    Last Night: Jose Gonzalez at the Manuel Artime Theatre

    Jose Gonzalez February 29, 2008 Artime Theatre Better Than: Sitting in an isolation tank in the middle of Biscayne. Miami is so much fucking cooler than most people give it credit for. We’ve got the Book Fair, we’ve got Winter Music Conference, and, of course, we’ve got Art Basel Miami Beach, ... More >>

  • Music

    January 10, 2008

    The Shows Go On

    Ten good live moments in South Florida this year.

  • News

    December 30, 2004

    The Art of Investing in Art

    Wall Street gives new meaning to the term "artist portfolio"

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