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Brafa 2020 The Fair of a Thousand Temptations

With the regularity of a fine watch-making mechanism, Brafa returns mid-winter with the aim of combining the best of the art on offer in Brussels. The 133 Belgian and international galleries gathered on the site of Tour & Taxis from 26 January to 2 February compete with a thousand temptations to warm the hearts of all art lovers and to arouse the keen interest of the most discerning collectors. The beautiful, the rare and the exceptional blend harmoniously, eliciting cravings, passion or impulse purchases, while paying tribute to creativity from the earliest times to the present day

Made in Italy by Enrico Robusti is the best painting of 2019

The painter from Parma wins the 6th edition of the Eccellenti Pittori-Brazzale award

Maison et Objet, happening in Paris to celebrate modern design

Like other past events, this edition of Maison Et Objet was a celebration of design, creativity, and quality that hosted numerous luxury brands, amazing interior designers, and incredible conferences

Keith Haring: 3 Grand Exhibits Honor the Pop Art Genius

Considered as one of the fathers of the 1980s’ pop art and culture, the gifted American artist is counted among the most influential players in contemporary art. Last June, the liveliness of his work was celebrated with an unprecedented exhibition at Liverpool’s Tate. Having moved to the Bozar-Palais des Beaux Arts in Brussels after November 10, where it’s running until April 19, 2020, the exhibition will later be on display at the Museum Folkwang in Essen, from May 22 to September 20, 2020

Art Basel Miami Beach

The first week of December 2019 marked the 18th year of Art Basel Miami Beach.  It was the first sister city to be announced for the global expansion in 2002 of the Basel Art Fair that will have its 51st edition in Basel, Switzerland come June 2020.  But Miami, unlike any other city in the world, embraces all its visitors with welcome arms and a multi-cultural flavor full of a joie d’ vivre spirit

Wonderful things

Tilda Swinton, Grace jones, Karen Eson and Grayson Perry feature in largest-ever exhibition on photographer Tim Walker – with over 150 new works inspired by the V&A's collection

Buenos Aires pays tribute to Norah Borges with two hundred works, rare volumes and pictures

It is titled Norah Borges. Una mujer en la vanguardia, it will be on until March 2020 at the Museo de Bellas Artes in Buenos Aires and there is something more to it than a mere anthological exhibition on a peculiar artist: these two hundred works, patiently collected by curator Sergio Baur and showcased alongside pictures, rare volumes and quotes, also hint at the cultural history of a city, at the ties between “two shores” that share the same language, but have an ocean and long-standing hatred keeping them apart

Teatro alla Scala: the museum unveils its treasures

For a century, the museum at Teatro alla Scala in Milan has treasured a vast, rich collection of artworks, ancient musical instruments, china pieces, paintings, busts and prints that tell the history of performing arts over the last three hundred years

Not-to-miss art in 2020: highlights from around the world

The epitome of symmetry, aesthetics and balance in itself, 2020 is gearing up for a series of back-to-back shows resonating with echoes from the past and celebrating new, forward-looking forms of art

Pierre et Gilles at the Museum of Music of the Philarmonie de Paris

Pierre et Gilles are the protagonists of the exhibition La fabrique des idoles hosted at the Museum of Music of the Philharmonie de Paris, where visitors can walk into teenager’s room, an Hindu temple and a Paris club in full swing in the ‘80s while passing by a votive niche in a Naples alley, all among strobe lights, glitters, faces, colors, and exaggerated kitsch