Art Basel Miami Beach is in its 21st edition. The Black Art presence has grown significantly since the inception of what is now called Art Miami Week. This uniquely curated Black Art Experience aboard the beautiful Midnight Sun Yacht will be the first of its kind during Art Basel Miami Beach.
Miami based Curator and Art Advisor, Ludlow Bailey, Managing Director of CADA, (Contemporary African Diaspora Art) and Kellee Baker, DC Attorney, and Founder of BAYE, (Black Art Yacht Experience), have come together to stage a cutting edge, exciting and innovative art experience designed to celebrate the extraordinary achievements of Black global creatives and to provide a platform to discuss key issues concerning the burgeoning Contemporary African Diaspora Art sector.
The evening will showcase the exceptional sculptures of world renowned Artist, Basil Watson, a photo exhibition featuring Togolese American Photographer TABI BONNEY, (curated by Erik Pettie), along with works by Yaw La’ Ford, George Gadson, Ricardo Richardson, Yrneh Brown and St. Lucian artist, Jallim Eudovic. Contemporary urban artist, Kandy Lopez, will provide live portraits during the event.
Our on board “Art Talk”, will include a panel discussion by some of the world’s leading experts on CADA, ( Contemporary African Diaspora Art).
The evening entertainment will feature Jazz, AfroBeats and Caribbean music, and a performance by celebrated Hip Hop violinist, “Marvillous Beats”. Artist Derrick Grant will present a Fashion Show with wearable art. There will be a special appearance of Bordeaux based African model and actor, Amine Sunnyday.
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