Kohei Nawa’s “PixCell–Red Deer” (2012), at SCAI The Bathhouse, sold for $450,000
(Photo by Benjamin Genocchio)
Los Carpinteros, "Kosmaj Toy" (2012) at Sean Kelly
Everything seems to be more subdued this year at Art Basel Miami Beach — everything, that is, but the prices. Though the collectors are all here and buying, the purchasing lacks the manic intensity of previous years. It’s refreshing, in a way, to see the emphasis drift back to the art itself. Here are ten of the best booths with an emphasis on outstanding artworks and memorable displays.
To see our picks for standout booths at Art Basel Miami Beach 2012, click on the slideshow.
Watch Benjamin Genocchio tour some of his favorite booths at Art Basel Miami Beach 2012: