An All-Encompassing Guide to Miami’s Art Scene
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1. NIU Kitchen

9.2
134 NE 2nd Ave (NE 2nd Street), Miami, FL
Tapas Restaurant · Miami Central Business District · 35 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: For dinner, head south to NIU Kitchen’s beautiful nook for delicious Catalan fare. Read more.

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2. The Corner

8.8
1035 N Miami Ave (11 St & N Miami Ave), Miami, FL
Gastropub · Downtown Miami · 75 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: For a cocktail (we recommend their Hurricane, complete with passion fruit shrub and pineapple) pop into The Corner, Diana Nawi’s “go-to bar.” Read more.

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3. CIFO - Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation

7.6
1018 N Miami Ave (at N Miami Ave & NW 10th St), Miami, FL
Art Gallery · Downtown Miami · 6 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: This stunning building, its facade covered in over one million tiles that resemble a verdant junglescape, houses patron Ella Fontanals-Cisneros’s comprehensive collection of Latin American art. Read more.

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4. Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM)

9.0
1103 Biscayne Blvd (at NW 11th St), Miami, FL
Art Museum · Downtown Miami · 137 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: This stunning museum, which opened its Herzog & de Meuron-designed doors in 2013, recently brought star curator Franklin Sirmans on as director to helm its ambitious program. Read more.

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5. Gramps

8.8
176 Northwest 24th Street, Miami, FL
Cocktail Bar · Wynwood Arts District · 83 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: For a drink among creative Miamians, try Gramps, “pretty much the only bar I got to,” says Emmett Moore. “It has a lot of the qualities of old Miami dive bars with some silly artsy stuff mixed in.” Read more.

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6. Panther Coffee

8.5
1875 Purdy Ave, Miami Beach, FL
Coffee Shop · 89 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: For a caffeine boost, pass through the doors of a Barry McGee mural-swathed building to Panther Coffee. Read more.

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7. The Margulies Collection at the WAREhOUSE

8.8
591 NW 27th St, Miami, FL
Art Museum · Wynwood-Edgewater · 10 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: Housed in a repurposed Wynwood warehouse, this must-see private collection belongs to Miamian Martin Z. Margulies. This year, don’t miss new exhibitions of work by Anselm Kiefer and Susan Philipsz. Read more.

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8. Rubell Family Collection

8.5
95 NW 29th St (On 29th St.), Miami, FL
Art Gallery · Wynwood-Edgewater · 17 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: Amassed by charismatic patrons Donald and Mera Rubell, this expansive collection is housed in a monumental 45,000-square-foot space that was once owned by the Drug Enforcement Agency. Read more.

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9. The Wynwood Walls

9.5
167 NW 25th St (off NW 2nd Ave), Miami, FL
Public Art · Wynwood-Edgewater · 265 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: Every year, new murals are added to the colorful cohort that includes street art’s most influential names—and some of its undisputed masterworks—from Aiko to Shepard Fairey to Futura to Os Gemeos. Read more.

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10. Fiorito

9.2
5555 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, FL
Argentinian Restaurant · Creole District · 65 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: Travel past Little Haiti Park and you’ll find Fiorito, a small Argentinian restaurant that’s “a good local spot for a low key dinner,” says Emmett Moore. “I have dreams about their grilled octopus.” Read more.

11. Michael's Genuine Food & Drink

8.9
130 NE 40th St, Miami, FL
American Restaurant · Design District · 299 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: For heartier fare in an unhurried environment, grab a seat at Michael’s Genuine, opened by James Beard-honored Michael Schwartz. It’s one of Jorge Perez’s favorites. Read more.

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12. Mandolin Aegean Bistro

9.3
4312 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, FL
Mediterranean Restaurant · Little Haiti · 266 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: For lunch or dinner, try one of Nina Johnson-Milewski’s favorites, Mandolin: “It’s such a lovely atmosphere, owned and operated by the nicest people.” Read more.

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13. Locust Projects

7.4
3852 N Miami Ave, Miami, FL
Art Gallery · Little Haiti · 5 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: Since its founding in 1998, this artist-run nonprofit space has produced a steady stream of experimental projects. Read more.

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14. De La Cruz Collection

7.9
23 NE 41st St, Miami, FL
Art Museum · Design District · 14 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: This year, the group show “You’ve Got to Know the Rules...To Break Them” promises irreverent highlights from the couple’s encyclopedic holdings of today’s most influential work. Read more.

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15. Institute of Contemporary Art

7.8
4040 NE 2nd Ave (NE 2nd Ave and 40th St), Miami, FL
Art Museum · Design District · 4 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: While its new Aranguren & Gallegos Arquitectos-designed building begins construction, the one-year-old ICA brings a strong assortment of contemporary exhibitions to its temporary home. Read more.

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16. Sandbar Lounge

6752 Collins Ave (67th Street), Miami, FL
Cocktail Bar · 26 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: Visit Sandbar Lounge, a sand-covered dive bar for a drink and game of pool after a long day trekking up the beach. Read more.

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17. Deauville Beach Resort

5.0
6701 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL
Hotel · North Shore · 102 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: Take a cab a few minutes north, and you’ll find satellite fairs Miami Project and Art on Paper, taking NADA’s place at the Deauville Beach Resort. Read more.

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18. Indian Beach Park

4601 Collins Ave (46th St), Miami Beach, FL
Park · Ocean Front · 1 tip

ArtsyArtsy: From mainstay galleries like Yancey Richardson to groundbreaking nonprofits like Visual AIDS and RxArt, most PULSE booths here mount focused presentations of works of two to three artists. Read more.

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19. Fontainebleau Miami Beach

9.0
4441 Collins Ave (at Indian Creek Dr), Miami Beach, FL
Resort · Ocean Front · 302 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: Making a move from the charmingly retro Deauville Beach Resort way uptown to the high-gloss Fontainebleau marks a big shift for the New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) fair, focused on younger galleries. Read more.

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20. Faena Hotel Miami Beach

9.0
3201 Collins Ave (at 32nd St), Miami Beach, FL
Hotel · Ocean Front · 23 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: Collector and hotelier Alan Faena’s newest complex fuses a freshly minted hotel with an ambitious art space called Faena Forum, designed by Rem Koolhaas’s OMA. Read more.

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21. Prime 112

7.0
101 Ocean Dr (Hilton Bentley Miami/South Beach), Miami Beach, FL
Hotel Bar · South Point · 5 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: For a longer, more luxurious meal, try one of Jorge Perez’s favorites: Prime 112 for a nice big steak. Read more.

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22. Estiatorio Milos by Costas Spiliadis

9.0
730 1st St (btwn Jefferson Ave & Washington Ave), Miami Beach, FL
Seafood Restaurant · South Point · 93 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: For a longer, more luxurious meal, try one of Jorge Perez’s favorites: Milo’s for fresh fish. Read more.

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23. Joe's Stone Crab

9.0
11 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL
Seafood Restaurant · South Point · 491 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: For a longer, more luxurious meal, try one of Jorge Perez’s favorites: Joe’s for stone crabs, a local delicacy (everyone wears bibs.) Read more.

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24. The Wolfsonian–FIU

8.7
1001 Washington Ave (10th St), Miami Beach, FL
Art Gallery · Flamingo-Lummus · 30 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: This museum is one of the crown jewels of Miami curiosities. Founded by Miami philanthropist and passionate collector-wanderer Mitchell Wolfson in 1986 to house his ever-growing collection. Read more.

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25. Club Deuce

7.9
222 14th St, Miami Beach, FL
Dive Bar · Flamingo-Lummus · 62 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: Miami’s oldest bar, Mac’s Club Deuce is also the city’s greatest dive, offering a swirl of whiskey and jukebox tunes to colorful regulars, pool sharks, and wobbling newbies alike. Read more.

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26. La Sandwicherie

9.1
229 14th St, Miami Beach, FL
Sandwich Spot · City Center · 385 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: For a much needed dose of sustenance after a long day, grab a stool at the counter, where you’ll likely devour one of their signature sandwiches—all available on a croissant in lieu of bread or bun. Read more.

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27. UNTITLED. Art Fair

9.0
12 th & Ocean, Miami Beach, FL
Art Gallery · Flamingo-Lummus · 10 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: This satellite fair on boasts booths by The Hole, Taymour Grahne, Steve Turner, and even Aperture Foundation. Throughout the week, performances move through the tent and its surrounding landscape. Read more.

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28. The Standard Miami Beach

9.0
40 Island Ave, Miami Beach, FL
Hotel · Venetian Islands · 145 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: Swing by this swank hotel, just off Miami Beach on Belle Isle, for a snack on its expansive deck, or pick up one of Miami-based artist Jim Drain’s limited-edition posters, released for fair week. Read more.

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29. Nautilus Sonesta Miami Beach

8.4
1825 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL
Hotel · City Center · 29 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: A shiny renovation of this hotel is accompanied by activations from “Greater New York” breakout artist Mira Dancy, Katherine Bernhardt, Eddie Peake, and other works throughout the compound. Read more.

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30. The Bass

8.4
2100 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL
Art Museum · City Center · 28 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: The glowing neon sign is a part of Art Basel and the Bass’s five-year-running public art collaboration in Collins Park, which is adjacent to the museum. Read more.

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31. Miami Beach Convention Center

1901 Convention Center Dr (at 19th St.), Miami Beach, FL
Convention Center · City Center · 75 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: After Art Basel expanded to Miami in 2002, settling into the Miami Beach Convention Center (between the beach and Botanical Garden), the city quickly became an annual stop for collectors and artists. Read more.

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32. Miami International Airport (MIA)

6.7
2100 NW 42nd Ave, Miami, FL
International Airport · Miami International Airport · 2743 tips and reviews

ArtsyArtsy: As you traverse the city, look out for Syms’s NITE LIFE—graphic prints, emblazoned with phrases like “Darling It Won’t Be The Same Always” plastered on city buses and bus stops. Read more.