Pulse Contemporary Art Fair Miami 2011

Pulse Contemporary Art Fair will hold its 7th annual Miami edition, December 1-4, 2011, at the "The Ice Palace".
Pulse Contemporary Art Fair is the leading US art fair dedicated solely to contemporary art. Through its annual editions in New York, Los Angeles and Miami, Pulse provides a unique platform for diverse galleries to present a progressive blend of renowned and pioneering contemporary artists, alongside an evolving series of original programming. The fair's distinctive commitment to the art community and visitor experience makes Pulse unique among art fairs and creates an art market experience that is both dynamic and inviting.
The Pulse Art Fair is divided into 2 sections and is comprised of a mix of established and emerging galleries vetted by a committee of prominent international dealers. The ImPulse section presents galleries invited by the Committee to present solo exhibitions of artist's work created in the past two years.

Venue: The Ice Palace, 1400 North Miami Avenue at NW 14th Street, Miami, FL, 33136

Pulse Miami 2011 Catalogue / Fair Guide is online now!


Verge Art Miami Beach 2011

Coming Thursday, December 1, Verge Art Miami Beach invites you to experience the finest, freshest work on display in Miami Beach by living artists. The Verge Art Fair breaks away from the false quality of name recognition art to reach for something new and cutting edge. Verge Art Miami Beach is proud to host a list of exhibitors that includes international and national gallery exhibitors, and more than 50 artists for "The Drawing Show" and "Tomorrow Stars." Chosen by a distinguished panel of jurors, "Tomorrow Stars" represents the brightest and best by artists from around the globe, as selected by Meg Duguid, Clutch Gallery Director and Cultural Grants Coordinator for the Chicago Office of Tourism and Culture, Michael Thomas, Dogmatic Gallery co-founder and sitting member of the Visual Arts Committee for the Chicago Cultural Center, Patrick Collier, artist and critic for PortlandArt.net and ultraPDX.com, and Verge owner Michael Workman. Don't miss out on this opportunity to own the work of tomorrow's stars today!

VERGE ART MIAMI BEACH at the Greenview Hotel
1671 Washington Avenue / 17th Street
December 1-4, 2011

Public Hours
Thursday, Friday & Saturday, 2 - 3 December, Noon to 10 pm
Sunday, 4 December, Noon to 6 pm
Opening Night Party
Thursday, 1 December, 2011, 6:00 pm to 10pm

Art Miami 2011

Miami’s longest running contemporary art fair, Art Miami will run from November 30 - December 4, 2011. As the anchor art fair to the city of Miami, the Art Miami fair will return with a compelling array of modern and contemporary artwork from over 110 international galleries and prominent art institutions. Art Miami will be held in a state-of-the-art 125,000 square foot pavilion in Midtown Miami’s burgeoning Wynwood Arts District. Art Miami has grown to include more than 110 galleries from 18 countries, and will showcase 1,000 artists from 60 countries around the world. From the United States, 400 artists will be shown from nearly 100 cities. Art Miami will feature a compelling array of artwork from international galleries and prominent art institutions, including modern and contemporary paintings, drawings, sculpture, photography and prints from Europe, Asia, Latin America, India, the Middle East and the United States.

Location: The Art Miami Pavilion, Midtown Miami, Wynwood
3101 NE 1st Avenue (between NE 31 ST and NE 32 ST)
Miami, FL 33137 

Fair Hours:                          
Wednesday, November 30 – Saturday, December 3, 11 am - 7pm
Sunday, December 4, 11 am - 6pm

Opening Night VIP Preview: Tuesday, November 29, 2011                         
5:30 PM –7:00 PM – Lotus House Benefit
The Sundari Foundation invites collectors and art lovers to experience a first view of the highly anticipated Art Miami Fair at a cocktail reception benefiting The Lotus House Women’s Shelter, a quiet enclave in downtown Miami offering a sanctuary where the minds, bodies and spirits of homeless women and infants most in need are supported, nurtured, uplifted and afforded an opportunity to learn and grow on every level. $25 donation payable at the door or purchased in advance online
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM – VIP Preview opens to all Art Miami VIP Cardholders and press.


Art Fairs in Miami & Miami Beach 2011

Art & design fairs during Art Week Miami 2011: Art Basel Miami Beach and satellite art fairs. The contemporary art & design fairs in Miami & Miami Beach from November 29th through December 4th, 2011, incl. special events, opening previews & receptions, opening parties:

Art Basel Miami Beach 2011 - from 12/1/2011 to 12/4/2011
Art Basel Miami Beach is the most important art fair in the USA, a cultural and social highlight. Art Basel Miami Beach combines an international selection of top galleries with an exciting program of special exhibitions, parties and crossover events featuring music, film, architecture and design.
More than 260 leading galleries from North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa will take part, showcasing works by more than 2,000 artists of the 20th and 21st centuries.
Vernissage for invited guests: Wednesday, November 30, 2011, from 6pm to 9pm
Miami Beach Convention Center, 1901 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Art Miami 2011 - from 11/29/2011 to 12/4/2011
The Art Miami fair celebrates its 22nd anniversary as it kicks off the opening day of Art Week. World-famous for its extraordinary variety, outstanding quality and its stylish gallery-like decor, Art Miami showcases the best in modern and contemporary art from more than 100 international art galleries and prominent art institutions.
VIP Preview: Tuesday, November 29th, 5:30pm - 7pm: Collectors and art lovers are invited to experience a First View of the Art Miami Fair for a cocktail reception. 7pm-10:00pm: The VIP Preview opens for all Art Miami VIP cardholders and Press allowing early access to the fair with this private reception.
Art Miami Pavilion, 3101 NE 1st Ave., Miami, FL 33137 (Wynwood Area)

Pulse Miami 2011 - from 12/1/2011 to 12/4/2011
The Pulse art fair presents leading international galleries and artists showcasing the latest movements in contemporary art in powerful architectural environments designed to serve both seasoned and emerging collectors.
Press and VIP Private Preview: Thursday, December 1, 10am-1pm
The Ice Palace. 1400 N. Miami Ave., Miami, FL (Wynwood Area)

Verge Art Fair Miami Beach 2011 - from 12/1/2011 to 12/4/2011
Verge Art Miami Beach is proud to host a list of exhibitors that includes international and national gallery exhibitors, and more than 50 artists for "The Drawing Show" and "Tomorrow Stars."
Opening Night Party: Thursday, 1 December, 2011, 6:00 pm to 10pm
Greenview Hotel, 1671 Washington Avenue / 17th Street, Miami Beach

Scope Miami 2011 - from 11/30/2011 to 12/4/2011
The Scope art show that has established its name by curating cutting-edge contemporary art from around the world returns to Miami for its 10th year. Scope Miami's high-profile venue is centrally located in the heart of the Wynwood Arts District.
First View for VIP's and Press: Tuesday, November 29, 4pm-8pm, Free for VIPs (or $100 donation to benefit The Scope Foundation)
3000 NE 1st Ave., Miami, FL 33127 (pavilion across the street from Art Miami, Wynwood Area)

NADA Art Fair Miami 2011 - from 12/1/2011 to 12/4/2011
The New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) features 88 emerging art galleries from 19 countries as well as performances, lectures and events. Admission is free and open to the public.
Opening Preview by Invitation: Thursday, December 1, 10am to 2pm
The Deauville Beach Resort, 6701 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33140

Aqua Art Miami - from 12/1/2011 to 12/4/2011
This contemporary art fair features innovative galleries, with an emphasis on emerging and early mid-career artists.
VIP Preview Opening: Wednesday, November 30: 8 - 11 pm
Aqua Hotel, 1530 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33130

Fountain Art Fair - from 12/1/2011 to 12/4/2011
Independent galleries showcase innovative and ambitious projects from younger artists.
Special Events: Thursday, December 1, 12pm - 5pm - VIP/Press Preview
Friday, December 2, 7pm - 12am - Opening Night Reception
2505 N. Miami Ave., Miami, FL 33127

Design Miami 2011 - from 11/29/2011 to 12/4/2011
Design Miami presents the best international design galleries exhibiting extraordinary historic and contemporary design. Designers, collectors, dealers and curators from around the world participate in lectures, exhibits and design installations.
Preview Day (By invitation only): Tuesday, 29 November 2011, Collector's Preview, 12-6pm, Vernissage, 6-10pm
Meridian Avenue & 19th Street, adjacent to the Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Red Dot Art Fair - from 11/30/2011 to 12/4/2011
This art show features more than 50 international, modern contemporary art dealers from around the world. It includes painting, photography, sculpture and more.
Opening reception: Tuesday, Nov 29, 6-10pm
3011 NE 1st Ave. Miami, FL 33137 (Wynwood Area)

Detailed information and directory of the contemporary art fairs in Miami Beach and Miami opening around November 29th and continuing through December 4th, 2011: art-collecting.com


Art & Antique Hofburg Vienna

Die traditionelle Wiener Kunst- und Antiquitätenmesse in der Hofburg Wien nennt sich nun "Art & Antique Hofburg Vienna" und findet von 5. bis 13. November 2011 statt.
Die traditionsreiche Kunstmesse versammelt Prunkstücke von musealer Qualität des österreichischen Kunsthandels ebenso wie ausgewählte internationale Kunstwerke. Die Auswahl der Kunstwerke auf der Art & Antique Vienna reicht von Gemälden, Skulpturen, Möbeln bis hin zu Schmuck und Design.

Nicht nur Name und Erscheinungsbild der Wiener Messe für Kunst, Antiquitäten und Design in der Hofburg wurden erneuert, auch zahlreiche neue Aussteller konnten für die diesjährige Art & Antique gewonnen werden. Hierzu zählen zB Contempo Fine Art, die Skulpturen von John Chamberlain sowie ein Gemälde von Roy Lichtenstein präsentieren, oder Gerald Hartinger Fine Arts mit Arbeiten von Andy Warhol und Tom Wesselman.

Art & Antique Hofburg Vienna
Eröffnung: 4.11.2011 ab 16.00
Öffnungszeiten: 5.-13.11.2011. 11.00-19.00
Art Night: am Freitag, 11.11.2011 ist die Art & Antique bei freiem Eintritt bis 21.00 geöffnet


Vienna Art Week: Veranstaltungen

Unter dem Motto „Reflecting Reality“ findet vom 14.-20.11.2011 die Vienna Art Week statt. Dieses Jahr befasst sich die Vienna Art Week mit dem Austausch von Kunst und Wissenschaft und lenkt damit den Fokus auf Wiens Weltruf als Stadt der Psychoanalyse. Mit rund 100 Einzelveranstaltungen bieten Wiener Kunstinstitutionen, Galerien und zahlreiche Programmpartner des Art Cluster Vienna aus der Off-Space Szene ein spannendens Programm: Spezialführungen durch Sonderausstellungen, Podiumsdiskussionen, Vorträge, Künstlergespräche, Ausstellungseröffnungen, Interventionen und Performances, das Vienna Gallery Weekend und vieles mehr.

Veranstaltungs-Tipps im Rahmen der Vienna Art Week:

Auf Initiative von "Departure" (Kreativagentur der Stadt Wien) vergleicht der Kurator und Kunstkritiker Max Henry am 18.11. ab 18.30 Uhr im Dorotheum unter dem Titel „Galerienszene Wien – der Wiener Weg -  im internationalen Vergleich“ die Kunststandorte Berlin, New York und Wien. Es diskutieren die Galeristen und Galeristinnen Ursula Krinzinger (Galerie Ursula Krinzinger, Wien) Gerd Harry Lybke (Galerie Eigen-Art, Berlin/Leipzig), Irena Popiashvili  (Newman Popiashvili Gallery, New York) und Karol Winiarzyk (Galerie Winiarzyk, Wien) über die Diskurskompetenz des lokalen Kunstfeldes und die Vermittlungsarbeit von zeitgenössischen Kunstgalerien.

Departure Design-Tour "Zu Gast bei jungen Designer und Designerinnen":
Am 16.11. findet von 11.00 bis 14.00 die Departure Design Tour statt: Elisabeth Noever-Ginthör, Projektleiterin für Design bei Departure führt in die Designbüros Dejana Kabiljo, AND_i, EOOS und Dottings. Hier gehts zur Anmeldung zur Departure Design Tour

Buch-Verlosung: wir verlosen 2 Exemplare von "NEW VIENNA NOW"! Auf 384 Seiten zeigt die Departure-Publikation NEW VIENNA NOW die spannendsten produktiven Szenen Wiens: Architektur, Design, Mode, bildende und darstellende Kunst, Literatur, Musik und Film. 17 Kapitel führen durch das zeitgenössische Wien und vermitteln einen Gesamteindruck über den neuen kreativen Weg der Kulturmetropole. NEW VIENNA NOW ist eine vielschichtige Publikation für alle Wien-Interessierten, die die Bandbreite zeitgenössischer Kunst und Kreativität vor dem Hintergrund kultureller Tradition abbildet.

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Programm der Vienna Art Week