Art Basel Miami Beach, undeniably one of the most prestigious art shows in the Americas, combined an international selection of works by world-renowned artists and top galleries with an exciting program of special exhibitions, parties and crossover events that featured music, film, architecture and design. 269 galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa showed significant work from the masters of Modern and contemporary art, as well the new generation of emerging stars. Paintings, sculptures, installations, photographs, films, and editioned works of the highest quality are were on display in the main exhibition hall. 2016’s art showcased a reflection of political turmoil that has gripped the world this year. Much of the artwork represented the artists’ navigation through this daunting socio-political and economic time. Even though the convention center is currently under construction, the event still drew in an audience of over 77,000 people.
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