Apertura de Art Basel en Miami Beach

  • Night view of the west entrance to the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • View of the Mary Boone Gallery from New York at closing time the first day of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Friends Ashley and Brittney, take pictures of art pieces during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Pieces by artists Willem De Kooning, titled Seated Woman" and a painting by Jean Michel Basquiat, titled " Ring". on display at Acquavella Gallery, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012.

  • A piece by artist Wilhelm Hunt Diederich, titled Greyhounds, 1913, on display at Hirschl & Adler Modern Gallery from New York, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Art Collector Jorge Moya (L) of New York and artist Eduardo Sarmiento, of Miami, discussed the piece titled Melanchly Studio, 1977, by artist Philip Guston, on display at McKee Gallery, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012 Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Friends Mimna (L) and BiBi, shares during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • A visitor looks a couple of pieces by artist Sam Samore, titled "Lips Diptych # 5, on display at Team Gallery from New York, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Visitors walked next to the piece "World as Flow" by artist Saint Clair Cemin, on display at Paul Kasmin Gallery, from New York, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Visitors walked by the piece "Accurate Figure" by artist Tony Cragg, on display at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, from Paris, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Artists couple Eva and Adele, walked around during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Visitors next look at the piece "Homme et femme nus" by artist Pablo Picasso, on display at Helly Nahmad Gallery, from New York, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Visitors shared next to the piece "Small Silver House I" by artist Erwin Wurm, on display at Xavier Hufkens Gallery, from Brussels, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Reflections on a piec by artist Olafur Eliasson, on display at Neugerriemschneider Gallery, from Germany, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • A man stand next to the piece "Tableau Noir" by artist Alexander Calder, on display at Helly Nahmad Gallery, from New York, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Visitors walked by the piece "Kosmaj Toy" by artists Los Carpinteros, on display at Sean Kelly Gallery, from New York, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Collector Trevor Traina, from LA, chats with friends at a Gallery booth during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Visitors chat next to the piece "World as Flow" by artist Saint Clair Cemin, on display at Paul Kasmin Gallery, from New York, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Visitors chat next to the piece "Composite" by artist Amanda Ross-Ho, on display at Mitchell-Innes & Nash Gallery, from New York, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Visitors shared next to the piece "Small Silver House I" by artist Erwin Wurm, on display at Xavier Hufkens Gallery, from Brussels, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Visitors walked by pieces by artists Fernand Leger (back), sculptures by Fernando Botero and Pablo Picasso (center) on display at Landau Fine Art Gallery, during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald

  • Guests packed the entrance during the invitation only opening of the 11th Art Basel Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center on Miami Beach. Wednesday, December 05, 2012. Pedro Portal / EL Nuevo Herald