What Sells, Who Stays and Who Goes: I waited about a week after Art Basel Miami and sister Fairs to see what still stood out for me

John Ahearn made a huge impression for sure, it felt good Street Art history in this installation of ABM

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 i found this image in  The Catherine Holly Archiv  e  in a book titled  Street Art by Allan Schartzman          

i found this image in The Catherine Holly Archive in a book titled Street Art by Allan Schartzman

 

 

 

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another Ahearn piece presented in the Unrealism exhibition presented by Larry Gagosian and Jeffrey Deitch

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There was no shortage of New and early Richard Prince's works that i'm always eager to admire

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Among the best were these drawings I like to refer as the Taco Bell drawings by Mr. Prince since the first time i saw one the word Taco Bell was drawn in one of them and made me laugh

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Print versions of Richard Prince's New Figures were going for 10K a pop at Two Palms if anyone is interested 

 A Richard Prince Band Painting Hanging around at the fair

A Richard Prince Band Painting Hanging around at the fair

  A Later joke Painting by Richard Prince   

 A Later joke Painting by Richard Prince

 

 This Pairing of Louise Bourgeois and Richard Prince's early Gang Photograph was only up for one day i wonder if it sold right away

This Pairing of Louise Bourgeois and Richard Prince's early Gang Photograph was only up for one day i wonder if it sold right away

 Louise Bourgeois being merciless   

Louise Bourgeois being merciless

 

 A Dorothy Iannone from Berlin 

A Dorothy Iannone from Berlin 

  sexy Leroy Neiman Cartoon

 sexy Leroy Neiman Cartoon

 Marlene Dumas Works-on-paper

Marlene Dumas Works-on-paper

 A Linder Sterling lightbox

A Linder Sterling lightbox

 Alex Bag Installation at ICA Miami

Alex Bag Installation at ICA Miami

 Dreamy Wade Guyton and Stephen Prina collaboration

Dreamy Wade Guyton and Stephen Prina collaboration

  Wade Guyton  in all its confidence 

Wade Guyton in all its confidence 

 A radical Iza Genzken Collage

A radical Iza Genzken Collage

 Another isa Genzken construction thingy

Another isa Genzken construction thingy

 Isa Genzken in all it's anti/pro formalism

Isa Genzken in all it's anti/pro formalism

 Bjarne Melgaard paintings on plastic tarp mounted on stretcher bars

Bjarne Melgaard paintings on plastic tarp mounted on stretcher bars

 Nari Ward Retrospective at PAMM

Nari Ward Retrospective at PAMM

 an early Christopher Wool enamel on rice paper

an early Christopher Wool enamel on rice paper

 Genius Martin Kippenberger

Genius Martin Kippenberger

 An early Richard Prince Joke Painting

An early Richard Prince Joke Painting

 Richard Pettibone

Richard Pettibone

 The view from my room while at the fair this year

The view from my room while at the fair this year

more pictures to come ...

Rafael Melendez