Art Basel Miami Beach 2018 Previews

Preview Art Basel Miami Beach, Part 1

Sfeir-Semler Gallery, of Beirut and Hamburg, will offer Yto Barrada’s Rainbow, 2018, at Art Basel Miami Beach.

COURTESY THE ARTIST AND SFEIR-SEMLER GALLERY, BEIRUT AND HAMBURG

The 17th edition of Art Basel Miami Beach opens to the public on Thursday, December 6, with a preview day for invited guests on Wednesday. The fair brings together 268 galleries from 35 countries, including 29 first-time exhibitors, to the beach town’s convention center. Part 1 of ARTnews’s two-part preview looks at the exhibitors in the main Galleries section of the fair.

Among the highlights are a 1936 portrait of Dora Maar by Man Ray at New York’s Edwynn Houk Gallery; Gillian Wearing posing as Georgia O’Keeffe at Tanya Bonakdar of New York and Los Angeles; Trevor Paglen at San Franicsco’s Altman Siegel; Norman Lewis at New York’s Michael Rosenfeld Gallery; David Wojnarowicz at New York’s P.P.O.W.; and Odires Mlászho at São Paulo’s Vermelho.

Click the photos below to see works on offer at the fair.

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