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Art Week 2018

Known for our rotating experiences of museum-quality art year-round, #SagamoreIsArt presents an immersive experience of ambitious and innovative art programs coordinated by Sébastien Laboureau, Resident Art Advisor of the Sagamore Hotel. The programming, spanning various types of media, launched December 3rd and due to overwhelming success with run through March 31st. 

Jason Newsted

Jason Newsted

Proximity at its Best

In partnership with renowned gallery 55Bellechasse, we are thrilled to be presenting an ambitious and extensive solo show by Jason Newsted. The exceptional exhibit is a survey of 12 years of work, along with new, site-specific installations that reflect Newsted’s lifelong commitment to painting inspired by his extensive career as a Grammy-Award winning musician. As the former bassist and vocalist of Metallica, his visual display illustrates the dynamic parallel between music, history and human expressions. The artist performed live with his ensemble, The Chophouse Band, at our Private Opening on Wednesday, December 5th and at the Sagamore Brunch on Saturday, December 8th.

FRAME

FRAME

INCUBATOR OF ART EXPERIENCES

The Sagamore welcomes the incubator of art experiences. The show will display more than 100 original pieces, created by over 30 international artists from France, China, Iran, Colombia, South Africa, Senegal, United States, Spain, Hungary and Switzerland. Throughout the show there will be guided tours, talks and art games which will highlight the various works within FRAME’s extensive collection of artists. Download the Collector’s Media Kit below. 

Gillie and Marc Schattner

Gillie and Marc

The hotel’s newly-renovated sculpture garden will be inaugurated with award-winning works by Australian public sculpture artists Gillie and Marc, known for the world’s largest rhino sculpture, The Last Three, in Astor Place. With shows in over 40 cities, the Schattner’s stunning bronze animal sculptures draw inspiration to the political message of equality among people and things. Their work is displayed among prominent galleries around the world, boasting tremendous accolades including the Allen’s People’s Choice Award and they were finalists of the Archibald Portrait Prize.

LIVE PAINTING DURING ART WEEK BRUNCHWORLD-ACCLAIMED STREET ARTISTS

Dede and Nitzan Mintz

Dede and Nitzan Mintz

Israeli street artists Dede and Nitzan Mintz are a collaborative team creating pieces that share their perspective on many subjects. Many of their pieces are fueled by their experience with anxiety and the struggles of living in an urban sphere. For the past decade, they have placed roots in Tel Aviv and other large art capitals of the world.

Pimax

Pimax

Pimax is a French graffiti artist, sculptor, and DJ known for the strong and provocative messages that his work portrays. He lives in Paris, where he adorns the streets with contemporary art and innovative transformations of classic works of art from the eighties.

AFM – Art. Fashion. Music.

Noty Aroz

Noty Aroz is an artistic duo consisting of childhood friends from Paris, France. Their multidisciplinary work is inspired by pop culture icons and traditional deities. Each piece of their modern pantheon is handmade using materials such as plastic, leather, and invisible ink.

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PRESS RELEASE

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ART WEEK DECK

Event Line Up

Sagamore Brunch

17th Annual Sagamore Brunch

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8TH | 9AM – 1PM

Over 1,800 guests were welcomed to the brunch, which featured a special performance by The Chophouse Band led by Jason Newsted and a ballet presentation by Grace Arts and the Cuban Classical Ballet. Guests enjoyed champagne sips and light brunch bites amidst an inspiring program of live art within the newly-renovated sculpture garden displaying the work of Australian sculpture artists, Gillie and Marc.

Opening Night

Opening Night

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5TH | 8PM – 11PM

Opening Night was a celebratory evening of art and entertainment, with more than 350 people at The Sagamore Hotel. Art Week programming kicked off this evening with more than 100 original pieces from FRAME and a live performance by Jason Newsted and The Chophouse Band.

AFM – Art. Fashion. Music.

AFM – Art. Fashion. Music.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6TH | 9PM – 12AM

This inaugural event of over 400 glitterati was a unique experience showcasing art, music and fashion in partnership with Miami Fashion Week and the New World Symphony. A Fashion show, featuring designer Alexis Caraballosa and DJ Sypro from Geo Productions, helped us celebrate women’s empowerment and the influential role of fashion in society. 

A South Beach classic since the 1940s, The Sagamore Hotel is an all-suite art destination featuring rotating art galleries that are open to the public 24/7. Known for its creative legacy in the art community, it continues to evolve as an incubator of artistic expression. The oceanfront boutique hotel is surrounded by history, culture and the city’s trendiest restaurants, shopping and nightlife, creating the ultimate setting for the ongoing series #SagamoreisArt.

THE SAGAMORE FAMILY WELCOMES YOU

THE SAGAMORE FAMILY WELCOMES YOU

The ever-growing Sagamore community is dedicated to providing an exceptional experience for all guests and visitors. Under the direction of new ownership, our institution continues to evolve as a place for innovative and ground-breaking content, expression and immersive experiences.

Heading the creative direction of our art program is seasoned art consultant and collector, Sébastien Laboureau. As co-advisor for all #SagamoreIsArt initiatives, Sébastien leads the team in creating an ambitious art program spanning various mediums.