Following its widely acclaimed inaugural edition, the groundbreaking Art Wynwood Fair, enthusiastically embraced by the international art dealer community, Miami and the Wynwood Arts District will return for its second year during Presidents Weekend February 14- 18, 2013. The lure of cutting edge street art, pop surrealism and murals, as well as, the finest in contemporary and modern art, proved irresistible to international collectors and art enthusiasts. The second edition of Art Wynwood is responding to this fast growing interest and has expanded to include over 70 premier international galleries.
Such is the fascination on the international circuit that Official Luxury Real Estate Partner. Christie’s International Real Estate re-scheduled its international brokers conference to coincide with Art Wynwood and will host a special evening at the fair.
Guests at the exclusive VIP Preview on Valentine’s Day, February 14 will experience a First View of the highly anticipated Art Wynwood at this private reception. It’s the first opportunity to acquire some of the finest pieces of contemporary art before the Fair opens to the public. VIP guests will enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm.
This year’s fair will honor the late Tony Goldman who was so instrumental in the development of the Wynwood Arts District and the inaugural launch of Art Wynwood last year. A main feature of the 2013 Fair will be the highlight of street art, murals, pop surrealism and other genres from the contemporary underground movement exemplified by two very special projects dually commissioned by Jessica Goldman CEO of Goldman Properties and Art Wynwood, which include a stunning wraparound installation suspended above the VIP Lounge by famed artist Jesse Geller. Additionally Wynwood Walls and Art Wynwood will present a curated exhibit by Meghan Coleman featuring specially commissioned lenticulars with original paintings by selected artists installed in the pass through areas of Art Wynwood. Artists participating include: Aiko, Ron English, Logan Hicks, Futura, Swoon, Kenny Scharf and How & Nosm.
Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, 6 to 10 pm
Art Wynwood VIP Preview
3101 NE 1st Avenue (between NE 31st St and NE 32 St)
Art Wynwood VIP cardholders and members of the press are invited to experience a First View of the highly anticipated Art Wynwood at this private reception. It’s the first opportunity to acquire some of the finest pieces of contemporary art before the Fair opens to the public. VIP guests will enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.
Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, 8:30 to 10 pm
Art Wynwood After Party – The Wynwood Walls
2550 NW 2nd Avenue, Miami, FL33127
Art Wynwood VIP cardholders and exhibitors are invited to an after party at the Wynwood Walls. Cocktails and Beverages provided by Joey’s and Wynwood Kitchen & Bar.
10 pm – midnight
The party continues for all art enthusiasts with live music and cash bar.
Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, 7 to 10 pm
Art Wynwood After Party – BAC (Bakehouse Art Complex)
561 NW 32nd Street, Miami, FL33127
Bakehouse Art Complex hosts this VIP after party with complimentary cocktails and live entertainment. Artists’ studios are open.
$10 admission for general public. FREE admission for Art Wynwood VIP.
All proceeds go toward supporting the mission of the Bakehouse Art Complex.
VIP Preview: Thursday, Feb. 14, 6 to 10 pm
Friday, Feb. 15, 12 to 9 pm
Saturday, Feb. 16, 12 to 8 pm
Sunday, Feb. 17, 12 to 7 pm
Monday, Feb. 18, 12 to 6 pm
ADMISSION: Tickets can be purchased onsite:
One day fair pass $15
Multi-day fair pass $30
Students 12-18 years and Seniors $10
Children under 12 years accompanied by adult Free
Groups 10 or more $10