PARTIES

Scenes from Art Basel Miami Beach


Neither a scene of excess (as a few years ago), nor of despair (the dismal winter of ’08), this year’s Art Basel Miami Beach had its own blend of modest glamour, intimate parties and, yes, art.

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

The banner that’s all over town.

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

Jerry’s diner, always a classic.

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

Inside the art fair.

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

Raleigh hotel pool, detail.

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

Indecision

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

Art fair attendee takes a wrong turn.

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

Marc Quinn sculpture at White Cube’s booth.

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

Lunch at Joe’s Stone Crab

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

Van de Weghe Fine Art’s booth

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

Aboard Bob Pittman’s yacht

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

Self-portrait in front of an Anish Kapoor piece at Barbara Gladstone’s booth.

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

Careful!

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

The Design District’s Moore Building

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

Photo from Tamra Davis’s documentary on Basquiat

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

Wandering chicken spotted in the Design District

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

On the road

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Photographer: Alexis Dahan

Downtown skyline