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EMCEE’s “Essentials” Guide To Art Basel 2017


Art Basel 2017 has arrived! Below is our curated list of events not to miss! Indulge in the Miami culture, and see you there!

Tuesday, December 5th

Red Bull Sound Select
The Ground

Red Bull Sound Select is a monthly showcase curated by local tastemakers and featuring great emerging music. This event is curated by Miami artist Twelve’len and features performances by A.Chal, Kilo Kish, Twelve’len and Nick León. Just $3 with RSVP and early arrival is recommended.

RSVP: www.redbullsoundselect.com/events/2017/12/red-bull-sound-select-presents-miami

The Cultural Preserve
2020 NW Miami CT

The Cultural Preserve is a fundraiser event designed to bring together the creative community in Miami to support Foundation 2 F.A.M.E. in its pursuit of mentoring the youth of the city through creative expression, leadership development, and financial literacy.

December 5th will be a networking event with performances by the soulful L$D and DJ Spinelli as well as art displays from the talented Alejandra Estefania and Mwanel.

RSVP: www.eventbrite.com/e/the-cultural-preserve-tickets-39903792317

Thursday, December 7th

“A Helping Hand”
2010 NW Miami Court

XXXTentacion’s event for woman and men to come and share their own stories in order to help others, to show they are not alone! His goal is to speak to the youth to guide them through this traumatic period of their lives. Free music and free food.

Degenerate’s Pop-Up
Token Miami

The Degenerates Pop Up Shop brings to you: Live Artist Performances, SD pop-up Releasing New Collection, Madden/2k Tournament For Cash Prize, Raffle For Custom Air Force 1″s. Music by Cheif Pound.

The One And Only Trina Rockstarr will also be in the building for an exclusive public VIP Autograph Signing at Token Miami where she will be taking photos with ticket buyers and selecting a few fans to play pac-man with her.

RSVP: www.eventbrite.com/e/degenerates-pop-up-to-create-at-token-miami-for-art-basel-17-tickets-39785633902

“JAUNE “ Solo Exhibition
RSVP for Location

An all ages solo art and animation exhibition of yellow psychedelic works by Dominican-American Philly based artist Distoredd. Very limited free RSVP for the first 50 people and all tickets include a free print. DJ sets by Siobhan and Bell Jehmahk. Celebrity nail tech Dallas J will also be in the building offering exclusive Distortedd designs.

RSVP: jaune.splashthat.com

Friday, December 8th

Wynwood – TBA

The mARTket, brought to you by YesJulz and 1AM, is an event closely curated to bring together all your favorite local artists in a unique buy, sell, trade experience that can’t be found anywhere else. Be surrounded by other artists while you enjoy shopping, networking, music, food, and drinks. A full vendor + artists line up is coming soon but early bird tickets are available now!

RSVP: www.eventbrite.com/e/martket-miami-basel-edition-tickets-40249285697

Elephnt Room
The LAB Miami

This immersive event will include a panel with speakers including artist Distoredd, America’s Next Top Model Tatiana Elizabeth, and Briana Wilson of Matte Brand.  Even the original Rick Ross will be in attendance offering book signing for his newest publication Freeway Rick Ross: The Untold Autobiography.

RSVP: www.elephntroomartbasel.splashthat.com

COA$T Basel
Wynwood Cafe

COA$T Basel is the first of many Pop Up “Culture” Shops brought to you by those over at GOOD COMPANY. Evening activities include drinks, music, live performances, art, poetry, networking and best of all, good company! Shop for apparel, sneakers, and novelty items.

RSVP: www.eventbrite.com/e/coast-basel-tickets-40111822541

RSVP for Location

No hype, no guestlist, just a good time. The address will take you to a location you’ve never been before, but that’s the point. Once you enter, the night is yours. You can play laser tag with your friends and dance all night. D’ussé cognac & New Amsterdam vodka open bar with entry with VIP tickets. With music from Chad Hugo of Netpunes and Daniel Biltmore: MSSL CMMND.

Just hit us up. 1-800-WYA-WSUP.

RSVP: www.eventbrite.com/e/1-800-411-wsup-an-art-basel-event-experience-ft-chad-hugo-daniel-biltmore-tickets-40036821210

1AM Vibes
Wynwood – TBA

A concert series curated by YesJulz and her 1AM Creative agency is at the top of our “Do Not Miss” List. The series has made its way all over the US hitting major cities including New York, LA, Chicago, Austin, Atlanta and even Toronto, Canada. Performances have not been announced yet but knowing Julz sound epic people are going to pull through.

RSVP: www.eventbrite.com/e/1am-vibes-basel-edition-2017-tickets-40882494642

Saturday, December 9th

Rents Due
4220 NW 7th Ave

What you can expect at Rents Due? Festivities, culture, creativity, great food and of course some parking lot beer chugging! With multiple performances from South Florida’s best and our good friends from Vibe Control Records controlling the sounds and vibes. FREE COVER WITH RSVP until 10:30pm. $5 WITHOUT RSVP or after 10:30pm.  Entry comes with a free drink pass for all attendees 21+.

RSVP: https://rentsduebasel.splashthat.com/

Follow The Crane
Little Rio Studios

Artist P. Scott Presents an interactive art experience that will force all your senses to grow. P Scott will showcase his new body of work each coupled with audio performance by host and wordsmith LaRoyce Hawkins. Arrive, put on wireless headphones, take flight following the crane on a journey you will never forget. World renowned photographer and videographer Mr. Patton will be on hand providing a unique photoshoot experience. Musical vibes orchestrated and curated by DJ Luna. Follow the Crane will include drinks, food, limited P Scott art, merchandise and prints for purchase.

RSVP: www.eventbrite.com/e/p-scott-presents-follow-the-crane-art-basel-tickets-40604597444?aff=es2

Sunday, December 10th

The Melting Pot II
The Electric Pickle

Unfold Records Presents: The Melting Pot II with music by Gaby Duran, Philo B, Free Dystopia and more. Hosted by Phresh James. MikiMau started from the simplest of concepts – good people sharing a common love. The group is diverse; members hail from different countries, live in different cities, and work in a range of industries. But through this eclectic community runs one intense bond: Love of House Music.

RSVP: www.residentadvisor.net/events/1033460

40oz Bounce

And of course, would it be Art Basel if 40oz Bounce didn’t come to town? We’re ending things off in a good way. Cop your tickets now because it’s sure to sell out.

RSVP: 40oztour.com


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