Sure you can see lots of art in museums, but you can’t buy it. Hit up these galleries where if you’ve got the scratch, these museum-quality pieces can hang in your living room.
1 Gary Nader Fine Art
From Conte to Picasso, Gary Nader Fine Art deals in only the best Latin artists from around the world. Their 55,000 square foot gallery is the largest in Miami, and arguable the entire world. The space is broken up into three parts: Gary Nader’s Private Collection, The Exhibition Gallery and the Sculpture Park which boasts many pieces by Botero. The gallery easily the most important gallery in Florida, and works with museums and presents solo and group exhibitions.
2 Markowicz Fine Art
Representing the Mourlot Estate, Markowicz Fine Art brings great artwork stateside. It is also the go-to gallery for lithographs from Cezanne, Van Gogh, Cocteau and Picasso. The well-rounded gallery exhibits pieces from Andy Warhol, Damien Hirst and Keith Haring and presents artist appearances in-house as well as working with Miami-based charities such as the Black’s The Consequences Charity and Foundation.
3 The Americas Collection
Occupying a brand new space in Coral Gables and a new rotating exhibition calendar from emerging and internationally known masters. With 20 years under their belt, the Americas Collection has a vested interest in the Gables and the home country of the founding family, Nicaragua. The Ortiz-Gurdian Foundation under the founders’ namesake promotes the visual arts in Nicaragua and supports the arts in the community here at home. With master framing, art installation and a new monthly productions of serigraphs, which are quickly becoming the art world’s latest haute item among collectors in the know.
4 Diane Lowenstein Fine Arts Gallery
Diana Lowenstein has been in the gallery biz since 1989, beginning in Argentina and arriving in Miami in 2000. She has become the go-to gallery for serious collectors wanted to check out what’s new and what’s next without sorting through the craziness of other contemporary galleries. She always has an eclectic mix, while maintaining an artful eye. She represents contemporary artists Chu Teppa, Kevin Hart, Felice Grodin and many more. Lowenstein also curates the art collection in the Ritz Carlton South Beach.
5 Avant Gallery
Avant Gallery is not a traditional art gallery, it not only features photography and sculpture but also accent furniture, lighting, wall decor, carpets, bath and surface tiles. Every piece from Avant’s evolving collection makes a statement and brings art into every day life. The objet d’art gallery provides the best in art and design with curated pieces from known talent in their respective disciplines. Avant is made even more accessible with seasonal catalogs featuring the latest exhibited pieces and a website in addition to their Miami Beach locale.