Context Art Miami, alongside Art Miami, takes in the proposals of over 200 international galleries. All previously selected to fit its 250 square meters of pavilion, located in Midtown Miami’s center: Wynwood Art District (2901 NE 1st).
Christie’s International Real Estate is the official luxury real estate sponsor of Art Miami and CONTEXT Art Miami this year, giving evidence to how important this art fair has become. During its six days, the fair is expecting over 90,000 visitors. Most of these will be VIP collectors, curators, artists, designers, museum directors and art enthusiasts.
In this new release, the Art Miami highlights Picasso’s fine arts amongst other extraordinary works. We particularly recommend that you don’t miss the Street Art Panel: From Vandalism to Gentrification, who will talk about street art’s impact on a neighbourhood’s charm and property’s value respectively.
We also recommend that you visit the stand by gallerist Lyle O. Reitzel, who has been in the international panorama for over 20 years, presents a rigorously curated exhibition that includes artworks by well-known artists of various generations and nationalities, where painting, drawing and video-art prevail. The highlights include the widely recognized Firelei Baez, Dominican artist who will be simultaneously exhibiting a solo show in the PAMM Museum in Miami; master Ignacio Iturria, one of the most relevant artists of Uruguay. The show will also feature Edouard Duval Carrié (Haiti), José Bedia (Cuba) and José García Cordero (Dominican Republic), essential figures in Contemporary Caribbean Art, as well as Dominican “infant terrible” Raúl Recio, and New York established artists Gerard Ellis (Dominican Republic) and Katja Loher (Switzerland).
The Lyle O. Reitzel Gallery, established in Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic) since 1995, has been selected for the fourth consecutive year to participate in Context Art Miami 2015, prestigious international contemporary art fair that will take place from December 1st through the 6th, during the cultural boom that Art Basel Miami Beach generates.