press release

photo MIAMI, the international, contemporary art fair for photo-based art, video and new media launches in Miami December 6-10 during Art Basel Miami Beach. Directed by Tim Fleming and organized by artfairs, Inc., producer of the highly-acclaimed photography and contemporary art fairs in Los Angeles and New York, photo MIAMI, redraws the boundaries of technology, photography, and contemporary art focusing on the medium’s complexity within contemporary art.

A highlight of the fair will be a special “Preview” section consisting of premier works by important established and emerging international artists including Andres Serrano, Tobias Bernstrup, Tim White-Sobieski, Marcos López, Ixone Sadaba, Carlos Ruiz-Valarino and Alexandre Apóstol.

The fair will also host special curated projects by Madrid-based curator Paco Barragán, Miami-based Nina Arias, and Pedro Velez of Puerto Rico. Barragán’s project entitled “Party Time” is a multi-media performative project, while Arias’ STILLMOVING Miami, features a group exhibition including video and performance elements. The Dams, a group exhibition of emerging artists from Puerto Rico, focus on the role of photography, propaganda and advertising in contemporary Caribbean society, will be presented by Velez.

An artists’ lecture series featuring presentations by Enrique Martinez Celaya, Andres Serrano and Carrie Mae Weems will be held Friday, December 8 at the Miami Art Museum, 101 West Flagler Street, Miami, from 1 to 4pm.

Aussteller 2006:

ADN Galería Barcelona Galeria Altamira Asturias Daniel Azoulay Gallery Miami B&D Studio Contemporanea Milan Brancolini Grimaldi Arte Contemporanea Florence Stephen Bulger Gallery Toronto ClampArt New York Cohen Amador New York Stephen Cohen Gallery Los Angeles Galerie Conrads Duesseldorf Distrito 4 Madrid galerie f5,6 Munich Karpio + Facchini Gallery Miami Flowers Inc. New York / London Foley New York Fringe Exhibitions Los Angeles Goedhuis Contemporary New York Charles Guice Contemporary Berkeley HackelBury Fine Art Limited London Hardcore Art Gallery Miami Galerie Caprice Horn Berlin J.J. Heckenhauer Berlin Charlotte Jackson Fine Art Santa Fe Federico Luger Milan Taro Nasu Gallery Tokyo Galleria Pack Milan Franklin Parrasch Gallery New York Peak Gallery Toronto photo-eye gallery Santa Fe Galeria Fernando Pradilla Madrid Galerie Schuebbe Project Düsseldorf Lisa Sette Gallery Scottsdale Galeria Sicart Barcelona Silverman Gallery San Francisco Skew Gallery Calgary Tagrom Hato Rey Bernard Toale Gallery Boston 21st Editions South Dennis VOLF Bologna Wetterling Gallery Stockholm

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1. Photo Miami 2006

“Preview” section:
mit Andres Serrano, Tobias Bernstrup, Tim White-Sobieski, Marcos Lopez, Ixone Sadaba, Carlos Ruiz-Valarino, Alexandre Apostol

Photo Miami Projects:
Kuratoren: Nina Arias, Paco Barragan, Pedro Velez