art miami and context move to downtown
For the past three decades, Art Miami has established itself as an indispensable fair during Miami Art Week. While heavy-hitters such as Art Basel, Design Miami, Scope, and Untitled have monopolized Miami Beach, Art Miami and its sister fair, Context Art Miami, have commanded the streets of midtown for the past nine years. The two have taken place on a centrally located, 6.5-acre lot in midtown, where attendees have enjoyed the widely available culinary and cultural offerings to the north in the Design District and to the southwest in Wynwood.
But for the past three years, the fairs’ founder, Nick Korniloff, had his sights set on a new location for Art Miami and Context: downtown Miami.
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