Art Basel Newsletter – Wednesday
Basel Manny Daily: Day Two
With Basel getting into gear, Manny Hernandez kicked his coverage of the into overdrive, shifting between events across South Florida’s Art Districts. On Tuesday, he shot the Vernissage for Art Miami, the Vernissage for Design Miami, the Women on the Walls exhibit at Wynwood Walls, the Vanity Fair Moca dinner at Soho Beach House and the opening of Tracey Emin’s exhibition, Angel Without You at MOCA.
Pictured: Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber at the Vernissage for Art Miami
Design Talk: Jeffery Thrasher
With Art Basel now underway, Brazilian closet and kitchen manufacturer Ornare hosted interior designer Jeffrey Thrasher of Thrasher Design Company for a conversation with SocialMiami.
Thrasher is no stranger to the art world. As a member of the Art Basel Junior Host Committee and a donor to the Perez Art Museum (PAMM), Thrasher has designed homes for serious art collectors, while developing a collection for himself.
Thrasher describes his own collection as growing. Some of his favorite pieces include Kenny Scharf, Shintaro Miyake and Jose Bedia.
SocialMiami’s Art Basel Event Guide
Art Basel Miami Beach is continues with a swarm of satellite art fairs and parties that envelope the entire city. Detailing the non-stop activity is SocialMiami’s Art Basel Guide. From Fairchild to Wynwood, the Design District, MiMo, Brickell, Downtown, Midtown, North Beach and South Beach, all of Miami-Dade is ready to host inarguably the largest convergence of people from the international art world to descend upon a single locale for the entire year.