Art Basel Announces the 277 Premier International Galleries for Americas Fairs
Art Basel reveals the 277 premier international galleries in the 2023 edition of its Americas fair The fair to host new joiners and veteran exhibitors, with new highlights from the Latin American scene and Caribbean diaspora, and exhibitions and events beyond the fair with leading museums, private collections, and cultural partners throughout Miami Beach.
- Presenting an exceptional overview of artists, galleries, and new perspectives from the region and beyond, the stalwart Americas fair in Miami Beach will host 277 leading galleries from 34 countries and territories, with nearly two-thirds of exhibitors having principal locations in North and South America.
- 25 galleries will join the fair for the first time, including newcomers from Egypt, Iceland, Philippines, and Poland.
- The fair will present an improved layout for visitor flow and experience, featuring enhanced rest and food and beverage areas.
- Extending beyond the fair halls, Art Basel will collaborate with a host of world-class institutions, private collections, and cultural partners for an expanded program of exhibitions, events, and activations across Miami Beach throughout the fair week.
- Art Basel, whose Global Lead Partner is UBS, will take place from December 8 to 10, 2023, with preview days on December 6 and 7 at the Miami Beach Convention Center (MBCC).
For the 2023 edition of Art Basel’s premier global fair in the Americas, Art Basel will bring together 277 leading international galleries to present the highest quality artworks across all media – from painting and sculpture to photography and digital works – by artists ranging from early-twentieth-century modern pioneers to contemporary practitioners. Nearly two-thirds of this year’s galleries hail from North and South America, joined by an exceptional array of exhibitors from Europe, Asia, and Africa.
The fair will welcome 25 newcomers to the Miami Beach show, with three entering directly into the main Galleries sector: Galerie Minsky (Paris), Ortuzar Projects (New York), and Weinstein Gallery (San Francisco). Six galleries will join the fair for the first time in Nova, the sector for galleries presenting new works by up to three artists; 9 galleries in Positions, hosting young galleries showcasing ambitious solo presentations by emerging international artists; and 7 galleries in Survey, dedicated to galleries highlighting artistic practices of historical relevance.
First-time exhibitors in Nova:
- Château Shatto (Los Angeles)
- Luis De Jesus Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
- Gypsum Gallery (Cairo)
- Lyles and King (New York)
- Silverlens (Manila, New York)
- The Ranch (New York)
First-time exhibitors in Positions:
- 56 Henry (New York)
- Bradley Ertaskiran (Montreal)
- Deli Gallery (New York, Mexico City)
- Dürst Britt & Mayhew (The Hague)
- Galatea (São Paulo)
- Llano (Mexico City)
- Lomex (New York)
- Mrs. (New York)
- Galeria Dawid Radziszewski (Warsaw)
First-time exhibitors in Survey:
- Freight+Volume (New York)
- Elizabeth Leach Gallery (Portland)
- Ryan Lee (New York)
- Stars (Los Angeles)
- Vito Schnabel Gallery (New York)
- Duane Thomas Gallery (New York)
- Klaus Von Nichtssagend Gallery (New York)
In addition, the fair will host compelling presentations across its special sectors:
- Curated by Magalí Arriola, Mexico City-based curator and the Director of Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporaneo, Meridians will feature 19 large-scale projects which transcend the dimensions of a traditional art fair booth.
- Kabinett – a mainstay section of the Miami Beach show, showcasing thematic group exhibitions, arthistorical showcases, and solo presentations – will return, giving exhibitors the opportunity to present concisely curated installations within their main booths.
- Programmed by curator Emily Butler and free to the public, the fair will again stage Conversations, a series of live debates bringing together today’s most inspiring cultural figures. The renowned program will feature thought leaders exchanging on the key topics shaping the world of art and culture.
More details on the presentations in Meridians, Kabinett, and Conversations will be unveiled in the coming months, along with details on additional fair programming.