7 Artists to Get You Excited about Miami Fairs

For one week a year, Miami becomes a global destination for art and design. You can stroll through an art fair, and then go to the beach. (Or, you can skip the flight and browse the fair booths online.)

From Alex Israel to Mickalene Thomas, discover seven artists that will get you excited for Miami Art Week. To buy any of their works, you can click on the image to contact the gallery directly.


Andy Dixon

On View at PULSE Miami Beach

The former punk musician is known for his technicolor paintings of luxury objects, including this Miami-inspired Versace jacket.


Raul Cordero

ON VIEW AT ART BASEL IN MIAMI BEACH

Combining palm trees with cultural critique, Cordero produces conceptual works that are perfect for the Miami fairs.


Herman Maril

ON VIEW AT ART MIAMI

From the beach to the studio, this post-war American artist creates soothing, painterly compositions.


Alex Israel

On view at Art Miami

While Israel’s self-portraits are actually inspired by California’s warm weather and cool culture, they feel right at home in Miami Beach.


Ben Thomas

ON VIEW AT CONTEXT ART MIAMI

This Australian photographer transforms urban scenes into digital fantasies using pastel colors.


Mickalene Thomas

On view at Ink Miami

If you’re looking for inspiration for your own walls, look no further than Thomas’s bright and playful interiors.


Thomas Witte

On view at PULSE MIAMI BEACH

Witte’s paper-cuts are technical marvels inspired by vintage photographs of swimming pools.


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