For an art experience like no other in one of the most beautiful cities in the United States, you can't risk missing out on Context Art Miami. Scheduled to be held at a new Biscayne Bay location at One Herald Plaza, NE 14th Street in Downtown Miami from December 4 through to December 9 of 2018, this event is a very exciting occasion on the art world calendar, coinciding with the full Miami Art Week, which will also feature shows from Art Miami and Aqua Art Miami in locations not too far from the Context Art Miami showcase.
Context Art Miami brings together tens of thousands of art lovers, collectors, artists, designers, experts, and curators under one roof to admire and appreciate countless pieces. Whether you're a serious collector looking to expand your own personal gallery with a few new pieces or simply someone with a love and passion for the arts in search of inspiration and emotion, Context Art Miami is the place to be, offering a truly mind-blowing collection of works from both up-and-coming talents in the art world to established artists of international renown.
What to Expect at Context Art Miami
Context Art Miami brings together thousands of different artists and galleries from all around the world. Tens of thousands of guests will be attending the show over the course of its six-day duration, and the various exhibitions will be laid out in an easy-to-follow pattern, allowing you to simply navigate the show floor and find the areas and galleries you'd like to take a look at without any problems. Full floorplans are provided at the show and on the official Context Art Miami site, with each gallery and exhibition being assigned its own code and location on the show floor.
All kinds of art can be enjoyed here and the show floor is also equipped with a large plaza café, offering various kinds of food and drink with both indoor and outdoor seating. The VIP Lounge is located in the center of the show floor, with access exclusively regarded to VIP ticket holders. Multiple restrooms are also located at the show, ensuring every attendee has easy access to all facilities at all times.
Important Information for Context Art Miami
Context Art Miami is scheduled to run from December 4 through to December 9. The first day, December 4, is simply a preview day and will not be open to all members of the public. This day is reserved for Art Miami Platinum VIP Cardholders and members of the press, as well as any other attendees who have been issued an invitation. General admission for Context Art Miami starts on December 5 and runs through until the event closes on Sunday, December 9. The event will be open at 11am each day and shuts its doors at 8pm on December 5 through to December 8. On December 9, the final day of the show, Context Art Miami will close at 6pm.
People of all ages are welcome to attend and enjoy the show, with special discounted prices available for seniors and young attendees, but pets are expressly prohibited. Only guide dogs and other animals being used to assist handicapped attendees will be granted permission to enter the show floor. It's also important to note that large bags are not allowed into the event, so guests are discouraged from bringing big bags along with them. Handbags and small personal bags, around the size of a laptop bag, will be allowed. Strollers are not permitted on the site at the weekend and there will be a check facility for bags and strollers too, with coats and other accessories also able to left at the check desk.
Buying Tickets for Context Art Miami
Naturally, in order to attend Context Art Miami and appreciate the wonderful art on display, you'll need to buy a ticket, and there are various options available. The simplest option is to buy a One Day Pass. This ticket offers full access for one whole day of the Context Art Miami show, and also offers access to the Art Miami show. One Day Pass tickets cost $55 each and are a good option for people who want to experience the show and expect to be able to visit the galleries that interest them within the space of just one day.
If you think you'll need more time and really want a full experience, the Multi Day Pass can be purchased for just $100. This ticket offers full admission to Context Art Miami, Art Miami, and Aqua Art Miami on any of the general admission days (December 5-9). This is a smart option for people who wish to take their time and really explore the show floor, visiting multiple galleries, viewing as many pieces as possible, and really having time to reflect and consider any purchases they might make.
If you're looking for discounts on Context Art Miami tickets, it's important to note that all seniors and students can gain access to the show for just $35. This ticket price is for anyone aged 62 and older or for any students aged between 12 and 18, and is the same as a One Day Pass, valid for any single day of the show. It's also possible to get tickets for just $35 each when traveling as a group of 10 people or more. website