The Best Art Basel Events . . . To Give Back!By Delaina Dixon | December 4, 2017 | Travel
The DivaGals are heading down to Art Basel 2017 in Miami and weΓÇÖll be attending all the coolest activities ΓÇô including ones that are giving back. Check out the events you can attend ΓÇô and give to charity at the same time!
Basel On The Bay -┬áEden Roc Docks (Dec. 6) The Global Gift Foundation USA, Ricky Martin Foundation and Eva Longoria Foundation have teamed up for a day of art, fashion, paddle boarding and charity on two yachts with a floating bar all on the Eden Roc Docks. Get inspired, mingle with the artists and take home your favorite pieces all while supporting a charitable cause. ThereΓÇÖ a fashion show by Moon Phases by renowned New York-based artist┬áBen Moon, and Miami based designer,┬áGabriela Pires. Proceeds from ticket sales and the auction will be donated to the Global Gift Foundation USA for Hurrican Maria Relief efforts in Puerto Rico.
Gran Centenario x Kelsey Montague -┬áNautilus South Beach┬á(Starting Dec. 7) Artist┬áKelsey Montague┬ápartners with┬áGran Centenario Tequila┬áto showcase a white and gold angel wings mural, which will be auctioned off for proceeds to benefit Mexican Relief charities. Displayed in the┬áNautilus Lobby, when guests to take photos and post on social media during Art Basel with the hashtag, Gran Centenario will donate $10 to charity to benefit families and victims of the earthquake in Mexico City.
ACLU Speak Up Pop-Up -┬áThe Standard Spa, Miami Beach┬á(Starting Dec. 7) Stop by The Standard Spa, Miami Beach where top designers including Prabal Gurung, Public School, Everlane and┬áOpening Ceremony, as well as artists The Haas Bros, Mickelane Thomas, Shelter Serra, Daniel Arsham, Amanda Charchian┬áand Shepard Fairey have created limited edition tees, sweatshirts, totes, pins and more in the spirit of the ACLUΓÇÖs campaign ΓÇ£We the People.ΓÇ¥┬áAll proceeds benefit the ACLU. #StandWithACLU┬á#DaretoCreate
Food Meets Art at The Bazaar by Jose Andres -┬áSLS South Beach Hotel (Dec. 8) Food definitely meets art┬áat The Bazaar by Jos├⌐ Andr├⌐s, a member of the American Express Global Dining Collection. Patrons will experience an artistic dining collaboration with Jos├⌐ Andr├⌐s at the SLS South Beach Hotel. Event proceeds will be donated to World Central KitchenΓÇÖs mission in Puerto Rico and other areas. Tickets are $125 per person.
Phil Collins’ Dreaming On The Beach Gala – Fillmore Theater┬á(Dec. 9) Five-time GRAMMY┬« Award-winning music legend┬áPhil Collins┬áand wife┬áOrianne Collins┬áwelcome performers like Latin pop Venezuelan singer┬áNacho and┬áSpanish soul┬áartist┬áPitingo to┬áthe┬á3rd annual Dreaming on the Beach Gala.┬áProceeds benefit the Little Dreams Foundation which fulfills the dreams of young talent with no financial means by providing training and advice from professional/celebrity mentors in music, arts and sports. Get your ticket for this amazing night of music.