#art-basel Stories

A Breezy Art Basel Brushes Off the Gloomy Market

“Doom porn” was nowhere to be found at Art Basel, where strong sales were buoyed by manifold...

Sara Fitzmaurice Shares Her Art Basel Highlights

The seasoned arts strategist reveals what she’s most excited to see at this year’s fair.

Art Basel Director Maike Cruse on What to Expect in Switzerland

The flagship Swiss art fair will bring 285 blue-chip galleries to Messe Basel, but the newly minted

MoMA PS1 and Eartheater Bring Queens Spirit to Miami

On Dec. 5, the forward-thinking Queens museum teamed up with athletic footwear brand On to kick off

At Art Basel, Sallisa Rosa Probes Memory Through Materiality

The rising Brazilian artist creates a fictional landscape instilled with generational knowledge and

An Intimate Dinner to Toast Art Basel Hong Kong

On March 22, luminaries from the art and luxury spheres gathered at Carlyle & Co for an intimate...

FriendsWithYou Aims Higher Than Ever Before

With a little help from their new pal, Starchild, Samuel Borkson and Arturo Sandoval III want to...

You May View Nature Differently After Seeing Sarah Meyohas’s Holograms

By illuminating jewel-like clusters of glass panels with a spotlight, the crypto art pioneer and...

Art Basel Bounces Back

The world’s preeminent contemporary art fair rebounds from a hushed 2021 edition with renewed...

Was Miami Art Week a Superspreader Event?

As New York City is enduring a sharp uptick in Covid-19 cases, some people are blaming Miami Art...

At Art Basel’s Latest Virtual Edition, Timely Works Abound

Offering galleries the chance to show more focused presentations, Art Basel’s latest virtual...

NetJets Welcomes a New Addition to Its Fleet

The Cessna Citation Longitude arrives just in time to transport you to your latest cultural fix.

La Prairie’s Exhibition at Art Basel is a Feast for the Eyes

The Swiss skincare company enlists three emerging photographers who created works that center on...

Get Your First Look at Vitra’s New Collaboration Collection with Virgil Abloh

The capsule offering of lighting and seating will bow at Art Basel

Culture Club
Art Basel Through the Eyes of DJ Mia Moretti

The DJ and writer documents The Party Vol. 3 with the Leica CL2.

The Party Vol. 3

Surface hosted its annual party to cap Miami Art Week.

Art Basel Through the Eyes of Zoë Buckman

The New York–based artist and activist took the new Leica CL—a compact, lightweight camera...

Top 6 Picks of Pulse Art Fair 2017

From an eye-catching photogram to fabric-and-ceramic sculptures, our selection of the best works at

The Surface x EMP Experience

The two-day culinary event hosted with Eleven Madison Park, and celebrating Surface’s...

Best of Art Basel Miami Beach 2017

From happy ombre-hued paintings to brash black-and-white photographs of dogs, this year’s Art...

Best of Design Miami 2017

From Dec. 6–10, Design Miami returns as a main attraction in Miami Beach. Here, we’ve selected...

What to See and Do During Art Basel Miami Beach 2017

Our selection of this year’s not-to-miss exhibitions, openings, events, and more.

The Best of Art Basel 2017

From a David Bowie tribute to a Julian Schnabel-Franz West union, here are the standouts at the...

Eleven Galleries to Visit at Design Miami in Basel

The Basel edition of the Miami-based design fair opened today. Forty-seven dealers from around the...

Design Dispatch: June 2, 2017

Our daily take on the world through the lens of design.

Design Dispatch: Feb. 15, 2017

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

Design Dispatch: Feb. 9, 2017

Our daily look at the world through the lens of design.

The Party Vol. 2

Nearing the end of Miami Art Week, Surface Media threw one last party to celebrate the Art Issue...

Louis Vuitton’s Objets Nomades Debuts New Pieces at Design Miami

Additions to Objets Nomades are reminiscent of natural evolution.

2016 Edition
Power 100

Our third annual list of influential figures in art, architecture, fashion, real estate, design,...

The New Age of The Celebrity Art Collector

In time for Art Basel Miami Beach, writer M.H. Miller reflects on pop stars like Katy Perry and...