Join us for an unforgettable creative immersion as we bring a collection of modern and contemporary artists together during Art Basel 2017. Basel-goers can discover installations throughout SLS South Beach from celebrated artists Bisco Smith, Michael Benisty and WhisBe
Bisco Smith – A unique rooftop installation spanning over the SLS South Beach Villas. Michael Benisty – “When Balloon Dog Meets Keith Haring Dog…Love Happens.” made of mirrored, polished stainless-steel standing at 2.3 meters tall on the roof of the SLS South Beach Villas. WhisBe – Mural featured on the front façade and a massive seven-foot tall Gummy Bear installation in the hotel’s lobby greeting guests upon their arrival.
Thursday, December 7
Denial Events & Hyde Beach present SUNNERY JAMES & RYAN MARCIANO + Friends
Kick off Art Basel with jaw dropping production and sunset beats
Open to Platinum and Centurion American Express Card Members (Tickets required) – Card Members will experience an artistic dining collaboration with José Andrés, a member of the American Express Global Dining Collection. The evening will feature a live art installation by Puerto Rican artists, Omar Obdulio and Carlos Mercado and ticket proceeds will be donated to World Central Kitchen’s mission in Puerto Rico and other areas.
A Night with SLS Baha Mar at SLS South Beach and Hyde Beach
8pm – Late
Join us as SLS Baha Mar celebrates Art Basel with a flavor of the Bahama’s. Featuring dishes from Katsuya Baha Mar and Cleo Baha Mar, a Junkanoo parade, special musical performances and DJ Set from JILLIONAIRE of Major Lazer
Canvas & Canere – A Living Expression of Art and Music presented by Absolut Elyx
8pm – 11pm
A returning celebration of color, canzona, concept and cocktails featuring LGBT famed International photographer Christian Trippe alongside artist Rustem Khakimov, Aleksandra Stojanoska, and Ashley Cesario.