Well once again this pandemic had forced another art happening to re-invent itself. Miami’s Art Week will look quite different this year. Here are LAArtParty’s staff picks.
Art Basel celebrates fifty years with the premiere of OVR: Miami Beach, a new iteration of Art Basel’s Online Viewing Rooms that will feature galleries accepted to the 2020 edition of the show. OVR: Miami Beach will be accompanied by a program of online events, including talks and gallery Walk-throughs. https://www.artbasel.com/
However, Art Basel’s sister fair, Design Miami will be held in person at a smaller venue, the Moore Building. Preview Day: November 27, 2020; Public Days: November 28-December 6, 2020; https://miami2020.designmiami.com
PRIZM 2020 hosts a virtual version of its eighth edition featuring film screenings and panel talks. PRIZM 2020 is dedicated to exhibiting international artists from the African Diaspora. VIP preview: November 24 to 30, 2020; Public Viewing: December 1 to 21, 2020; https://www.prizmartfair.com/
In place of its in-person fair, this year’s scope will take a step back to showcase its virtual replacement…Immersive Miami Beach Part 2. This invitational, survey, and online thematic event provides collectors with a unique opportunity to explore and purchase artworks from thirty SCOPE exhibitors remotely in a curated digital and interactive space. Public Viewing: December 1-6, 2020; https://scope-art.com
UNTITLED, ART will also present online viewing room,s set to run in conjunction with Miami Art Week. In-person events will occur in tandem with its virtual programming. VIP Preview: December 1, 2020; Public Viewing: December 2-6, 2020; https://untitledartfairs.com/
NADA Miami has taken a different approach…hosting a decentralized event, with more than 90 participants hosting in-person exhibitions in over 40 cities around the world. Visitors can arrange to see artworks in-person while also experiencing the entire fair virtually on NADA’s new online platform. Public Viewing: December 1–5, 2020. https://www.newartdealers.org
Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) joins the ranks of virtual programs for this year’s Miami Art Week. Exhibitions to be features are: “Allied with Power and MY BODY, MY RULES.“ See the website for hours and additional info – https://www.pamm.org/