Miami! Brace yourselves ’cause Miami Art Week is about to hit, and it’s gonna be lit! Art fanatics are rolling in from everywhere to soak up the mind-blowing art installations, pop-ups, and happenings taking over the city. And while we all know art and culture are timeless, some of y’all might be on the hunt for other ways to max out your time in this lively city.
So, if you’re looking for the lowdown on the hottest spots to keep the party going once you’ve had your fill of Art Week vibes, you’re in for a treat. We’ve scoured the 305 to bring you the ultimate guide to where the party never stops all week long, in every nook and cranny of Miami. Whether you’re vibing with the artsy scene or just ready to let loose, we’ve got you covered. Miami Art Week, we’re on our way!
Miami Art Week Parties
E11EVEN Miami Presents “The Art of Nightlife” —Wednesday, Dec 6 – Sunday, Dec 10
E11EVEN Miami | 29 NE 11th St, Miami, FL 33132
Renowned for hosting unforgettable up-close-and-personal performances by top names in the music and entertainment industry, E11EVEN Miami continues this legacy during Miami Art Week, promising nothing short of outstanding entertainment experiences. In honor of Miami Art Week this year, E11EVEN Miami will present “The Art of Nightlife,” highlighting the occasion with a thrilling lineup of performances and the debut of an exclusive apparel collaboration with renowned designer John Geiger.
E11EVEN Miami’s ‘The Art of Nightlife’ Lineup:
Wednesday, Dec 6 – Cedric Gervais
Thursday, Dec 7 – Diplo
Friday, Dec 8 – TBD
Saturday, Dec 9 – TBD
Sunday, Dec 10 – DeadMau5
**Tickets and table reservations are available at 11miami.com.
Maddox Gallery —Tuesday, Dec 5 – Sunday, Dec 10
One Herald Plaza | NE 14th Street & Biscayne Bay, Miami, FL 33132
Maddox Gallery, one of the UK’s most successful contemporary art galleries, proudly announces its return to Art Miami for the sixth consecutive year. Boasting an impressive lineup of emerging and established talent, the Maddox Booth will feature artists like David Yarrow, The Connor Brothers, Russell Young, Ross Muir, Brent Estabrook, Cooper —as well as Tim Blandinn and Niall Campbell Strachan who will make their debut this year. Spanning various styles and mediums, the comprehensive roster of primary and secondary artists involved contributes to Maddox Gallery’s reputation as a dynamic player in the contemporary and modern art scene. Established in 2015, Maddox Gallery has grown into an international powerhouse, supporting the careers of emerging talents and exhibiting works by world-renowned figures like Andy Warhol, Banksy, and Keith Haring. The London-based gallery, with locations in Mayfair, Notting Hill, and Gstaad, recently expanded with its largest gallery yet in Mayfair, spanning over 5,000 sq ft across three floors.
- Primary artists showing with Maddox during Art Miami: David Yarrow, The Connor Brothers, Russell Young, Ross Muir, Cooper, Niall Campbell Strachan, Nick Grindrod, Coco Davez, Brent Estabrook, Fika Leon, Bibi Lei, Jo Gyuhun, Duncan McCormick, Albert Willem, Timm Blandin, Jessica Brilli, Dairo Vargas, Sooyoung Chung
- Secondary artists showing with Maddox during Art Miami: Harland Miller, Andy Warhol, David Hockney, Banksy & Keith Haring
Bleacher Report Debuts ‘The Residency’ at Art Basel – Unveiling an Exclusive Apparel and Original Art Collection with the NBA —Thurs, Dec 7 – Sat, Dec 9
The LAB Miami | 400 NW 26th Street, Miami, FL 33127
This Miami Art Week, Bleacher Report will debut ‘The Residency,’ a year-long creative collective at the nexus of sports, art, fashion, and culture, unveiling in partnership with the NBA. This captivating gallery experience, open to the public from Friday, December 8th – Saturday, December 9th, celebrates an eclectic mix of artists paying homage to five NBA teams. The inaugural event will highlight the following artists and corresponding teams: Esther Wallace (Boston Celtics), Bryan “Blue the Great” Blue (Dallas Mavericks), D’ana “COVL” Nuñez (Miami Heat), Mark “MADSTEEZ” Paul Deren (Phoenix Suns), and Demitrius Omphroy (Toronto Raptors).
The event kicks off on Thursday, Dec 7, with a VIP Launch Party and In-Season Tournament Viewing (7pm-11pm, Invite Only), followed by the gallery’s public opening on Friday and Saturday (12pm-7pm).
Marion Miami Presents a Supperclub Fusion of Artistry and Cuisine —Thurs, Dec 7- Sat, Dec 9
Marion Miami | 1111 SW First Ave, Miami, FL, 33130 (directly next door to El Tucán)
For those seeking a unique dining escapade amidst Miami Art Week this year, Mr. Hospitality’s Marion invites guests to partake in its transformation into an immersive art and entertainment enclave from Thursday, Dec 7 to Saturday, Dec 9. Renowned fine art and lifestyle artist, Franck Brill, will team up with artist Manuel Angarita, across all three nights, crafting imaginative works of art in real-time as guests indulge in Marion’s indulgent Asian-inspired cuisine. Additionally, on Friday, Dec 8, renowned visual artist Mark Rios aka “Mr. Drippings” will debut a special live art exhibit by painting a surprise celebrity guest (art performance to commence at 1am). During the live art spectacles, guests can anticipate an escalation of excitement and energy as the lights dim, the music turns up, and the ambiance transforms into a lively party scene. To book reservations call (786) 717-7512 or visit marionmiami.com.
Giselle Miami Hosts an Immersive Live Art Showcase and Extravagant Dinner Party —Thurs, Dec 7
Giselle Miami | 15 NE 11 ST, Miami, FL
Giselle offers an elevated dining experience in downtown Miami, perched atop E11EVEN Miami ultraclub. For her Miami Art Week debut, Giselle will play host to a variety of events over the weekend, beginning Thursday, Dec 7, with a live art performance from famed graffiti artist Bisco Smith, whose work is showcased in an interior mural as part of the venue’s design. Throughout the evening, a silent auction will take place where proceeds will benefit Project Art Box, a nonprofit organization dedicated to bridging the art education gap in underprivileged schools. The art display/auction is just the beginning of the night’s festivities; live beats by DJ Louis Dee will infuse every corner of Giselle, setting the scene for another lively dinner party filled with electronic sounds and an exquisite menu. Providing the ultimate elevated dining experience, Giselle’s culinary excellence merges Asian, Mediterranean, and French-inspired cuisine, offering a menu that ranges from sushi selections and vegetarian fare, to dishes with flaming tableside presentations. With exceptional service, meticulous design, and a team dedicated to five-star hospitality, Giselle invites art lovers and diners alike to enjoy an unforgettable evening at her rooftop oasis. To book reservations visit gisellemiami.com.
Ocean Drive’s “Art of the Party” with Alessandra Ambrosio —Thurs, Dec 7
Fontainebleau Miami Beach | 4441 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140
Ocean Drive will be taking over the grandiose La Côte lawn at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach to host their annual ‘Art of the Party,’ on Thursday, December 7, from 8:00PM-11:00PM. Bringing an exciting mix of celebrities, artists, curators, and philanthropists all under one roof, the party celebrates the release of this year’s December Art Issue cover, featuring cover star Alessandra Ambrosio. In collaboration with Aston Martin, the evening will feature a live art presentation from visual artist Romero Britto, and sounds by Grammy award nominee Chromeo, plus an extra special guest performer.
Queen Miami Beach Unveils a Realm of Artistic Mastery and Gastronomic Decadence —Fri, Dec 8- Sat, Dec 9
Queen Miami Beach | 550 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
This Miami Art Week, guests are invited to indulge in an era of decadence and glamour at the historic Paris Theater, now known as dining marvel Queen Miami Beach. Making her groundbreaking debut this Art Week, Queen will host two spectacular art exhibitions, starting Friday, Dec 8, where the venue will be partnering with Dot Fiftyone Gallery to showcase exquisite artwork and sculptures created by various emerging and established artists.
On Saturday, Dec 9th, guests are invited to step into a realm where art and gastronomy come together in a truly personal experience as Queen unveils “Ab Ovo” by visionary Italian artist Camila Ancilotto. Represented by Naif Gallery, Camilla Ancilotto is a classically trained painter and sculptor from Rome who utilizes oil painting techniques from the historic masters of the Italian Renaissance. Promising an intimate and enchanting evening for guests, during this exceptional collaboration Camila will engage in a live sculpture painting, seamlessly blending the magic of her craft with the timeless elegance of the Paris Theater.
Additionally, 20% of proceeds from all art sales will support Lotus House Miami, directly benefiting the organization’s impactful community efforts. As the country’s largest shelter of its kind, Lotus House offers shelter, resources, and comprehensive services, sheltering over 1,550 women, youth, and children annually. Two seatings will be available – one from 6pm-9pm & 9pm-close. To book reservation call (786) 373-2930 or visit queenmiamibeach.com
Atwater Cocktail Club Takes Over Sweet Liberty Drinks and Supply Co. —Wed, Dec 6
Sweet Liberty | 237 20th St Suite B, Miami Beach, FL 33139
This Miami Art Week, witness an unprecedented fusion of two iconic bars recently recognized among North America’s 50 Best Bars of 2023. Sweet Liberty, Miami’s cherished hotspot that proudly secured the #34 spot on this year’s list, will be teaming up with Montreal’s Atwater Cocktail Club, which ranked #32 on the same esteemed list, for an exclusive one-night pop-up at Sweet Liberty on Wednesday, December 6th. This exclusive takeover promises an evening filled with meticulously crafted cocktails that will transport patrons’ taste buds from the vibrant cocktail scene of Montreal to the sun-kissed beaches of Miami. The event, co-hosted by Kate Boushel, Director of Beverage and Education at Atwater Cocktail Club, and Naren Young, Beverage Director of Sweet Liberty, will feature a specially curated selection of cocktails blending the unique styles of both establishments. Guests can also expect live art exhibitions by Roberto Porres, co-founder of Atwater Cocktail Club and a talented artist, who will create a series of one-of-a-kind artworks available for purchase during the event.
elrow ‘Delusionville’ Art Basel —Thurs, Dec 7
The world’s most infamous immersive event brand, elrow, is excited to unveil the lineup to their most epic theme yet, Delusionville – a 12 hour trip into the collaborative minds of legendary street artist and “art phenom”, Ron English, the Arnau family, Link Miami Rebels (CLUB SPACE, SPACE PARK). Held in Miami’s sprawling new Factory Town venue, Delusionville will be making its first and only showing in the USA during the esteemed Art Basel week in Miami on December 7th. Dubbed as an XXL-sized edition, Delusionville will put on display some of the most in demand DJs from underground house and techno into an immersive, technicolor explosion of surrealism, pop-art mashups and mind-twisting production.
To celebrate Miami Art Week, Bâoli will be hosting their signature “My Boyfriend is Out of Town” Party on Wednesday. The venue’s infamous Wednesday night party, that’s made a name for itself as South Beach’s most coveted ladies’ night, invites guests to immerse themselves in Bâoli’s elevated nightlife experience and top-notch cuisine during a very special Art Week inspired celebratory evening. Bâoli | 1906 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139. For reservations call (305) 674-8822 or visit baolimiami.com.
Sagamore South Beach, Miami Beach’s historic art deco hotel known for its year-round art programming and museum-quality exhibitions, is once again celebrating Miami Art Week with a series of interactive activations and events. The highlight of the five-day celebration will undoubtedly be the 21st edition of the iconic Sagamore Brunch, which will welcome the elite of the international art world, including collectors, dealers and artists. As one of the most sought-after invites of Miami Art Week, this exclusive event consistently delivers the gold standard of the Miami art experience with numerous art activations, live art, fashion shows, NFT displays, special musical performances, gourmet catering, passed cocktails, mixology stations, and so much more. The celebration also includes daily outdoor pool and dance parties with world-class DJs. Address: 1671 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Villa Azur Miami Beach
Fall into France at Villa Azur, Miami Beach’s favorite Mediterranean supper club only steps away from the Art Week festivities. Delight in champagne amongst champagne-colored cushions, whether it’d be inside Villa’s elegant dining room to the enchanted courtyard under the stars. Villa Azur presents a signature Thursday Night Dinner Party where Art Week guests can dine, dance and drink all night long, complete with a live DJ and saxophone tunes. Catch glamorous performers and sparkling bottle service until 3 a.m. Address: 309 23rd St, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Step into the Peruvian rainforest at Chotto Matte, the global restaurant chain known for all things Nikkei cuisine. Splashed with colorful graffiti and floral greenery, this vibrant dining destination offers a la carte shareables for both meat lovers and plant-based palettes alike, complete with an extensive drink collection spanning from Lima to Tokyo. Party the night away until midnight within Chotto Matte’s decorated dining room where art lovers will find themselves entranced by stunning decor like lava stone to artfully presented sushi dishes. More of a morning person? Don’t miss out on Jungle Brunch, the entertainment-filled Sunday brunch with exclusive dishes, live drummers and more. Address: 1666 Lenox Ave. #1664, Miami Beach, FL 33139
LIV has redefined nightlife on Miami Beach. Nestled inside the lobby of the historic Fontainebleau hotel. With over 18,000 square feet of striking architectural design and lavish decor, LIV sets the stage for the ultimate nightlife experience.
A pillar of downtown Miami’s nightlife scene, Space Miami has a huge dance space and a spectacular light show that keeps many of its guests perpetually mesmerized. An open-air patio at the rear of the club is the perfect place to catch a little fresh air, escape from the music. Club Space is more than 15 years old, and Miami is lucky to have it.
Mr Jones Miami
Mr. Jones nightclub is a classy and luxurious venue located in Miami Beach. The high end interior and the exclusive atmosphere attracts the most VIP crowd that has a good taste for night life. Big name DJs regularly grace the venue along with the talented local selection. Known for its homage to house and hip-hop music, Mr. Jones is the newest “it” spot to see and be seen in Miami Beach.
Kiki on The River
Embracing the hospitality and spirit of the Greek islands, Kiki on The River is heralded for it meticulously-scuffed elegance that only a windswept waterfront garden can provide.
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