10 Can't-Miss Events at the 10th Annual Art Basel Miami Beach

The swank extravaganza that has turned South Beach into an international art destination celebrates its 10th anniversary this year. As the expo (which runs December 1–4 at the Miami Beach Convention Center) has grown, a host of additional art happenings have risen up around it. Here, the best of the bunch.

November 29, 2011

The Ship of Tolerance on Watson Island

Russian-born, U.S.-based conceptual duo Ilya and Emilia Kabakov's acclaimed sculpture, previously exhibited in 2005 in Siwa, Egypt, and at the 2007 Venice Biennale, docks in Miami Beach courtesy of the Miami Children's Museum. It's fashioned after an ancient Egyptian vessel, and local schoolchildren have been invited to illustrate the fabric panels of its sail.

December 2–5; Watson Island, 980 MacArthur Causeway; shipoftolerance.org

Above: Ilya and Emilia Kabakov, The Ship of Tolerance, 2005 (photographed at the 2007 Venice Biennale)

Photographs: Slide 1: Courtesy of Richard Prince; Slide 2: Courtesy of Ottomura; Slide 3: Courtesy of MCH Swiss Exhibition (Basel) Ltd.; Slide 4: Courtesy of Joanne Kim; Slide 5: Courtesy of Kate Werble Gallery, New York; Slide 6: Courtesy of Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY; Slide 7: Courtesy of MCH Swiss Exhibition (Basel) Ltd.; Slide 8: Courtesy of Gregory Gibbon; Slide 9: Courtesy of Salon 94, New York from the book Nailed, by Standard Press and Damiani; Slide 10: Courtesy of Ilya and Emilia Kabakov
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