Arts & Culture



This year Unscripted Bal Harbour gives Bal Harbour residents and guests special access to Art Basel Miami Beach. Enjoy an exclusive Unscripted Art Miami VIP lounge brunch and tour, VIP access to four top partner Art Fairs as well as exclusive VIP event access to select museum and collection events.

Please bring your Unscripted Bal Harbour Art Access card to ensure admission. If you don’t have an Unscripted Art Access card, please stop by Village Hall from 9 am to 5pm with an ID that shows your Bal Harbour address to receive one.

Transportation is not provided to these events.

Events take place from December 1-4


Art Basel Miami Beach Art Access gives residents free unlimited access to these art fairs:

  • PULSE Art Fair
    Indian Beach Park
    4601 Collins Avenue
    Miami Beach, FL 33140
  • UNTITLED Art Fair
    On the beach at Ocean Drive; 12th Street
    Miami Beach, FL 33139
  • Art Miami
    Art Miami Pavilion
    3101 NE 1st Avenue
    Miami, FL 33137
  • Context
    Art Miami Pavilion
    118 NE 34th Street between Buena Vista Blvd and NE 1st Avenue.
    (Please note that this is a new location for CONTEXT Art Miami, it is located one block north of the Art Miami Pavilion).
  • NADA, Miami Beach
    Deauville Beach Resort
    6701 Collins Avenue
    Miami Beach, FL 33141



Art Basel Miami Beach Art Tours available upon request

Art Miami Private Tour
This private brunch and tour, exclusively for Bal Harbour residents and guests, will begin with a private brunch in Art Miami’s VIP lounge followed by a tour led by Art Miami experts.

Sunday, December 4, 11am



Patricia & Phllip Frost Art Museum
Breakfast in the Park
10975 SW 17th Street
Miami, FL 33139
Sunday, December 4, from 9:30am-noon

Join us for Breakfast in the Park, an official Art Basel Miami Beach VIP event presented in partnership with West Kendall Baptist Hospital. This year, Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, Florida International University is excited to present Judy Pfaff as guest speaker. A pioneer of installation art, Judy Pfaff’s vibrant sculptures and sprawling installations carefully piece together plastics, fiberglass, steel, and a variety of materials to create dynamic environments. Over the course of her career, she has earned numerous awards, including a MacArthur Fellowship, Guggenheim Fellowship, and grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, among many others.

Please RSVP to Frantz Williams at by December 1.


de la Cruz Collectors Coffee
23 NE 41st Street
Miami, FL 33137
Tuesday, November 29- Saturday, December 3 from 9am-3pm

The de la Cruz Collection in Miami’s Design District opens the exhibition, “Progressive Praxis” a selection of contemporary works from the Rosa and Carlos de la Cruz collection.

Bal Harbour residents and guests are invited to attend and no rsvp is required.





Bal Harbour 70th Anniversary exhibition and Tour
Sunday, November 6 at 4 pm

Enjoy an exclusive presentation of Bal Harbour’s 70 year-long history with renowned Miami historian Dr. Paul George.

Sea View hotel
9909 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33154





NSU Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale exhibition
Sunday, October 23, 12pm

Enjoy a private tour of the Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz collection exhibition led by NSU Director and Chief Curator Bonnie Clearwater. This event is exclusively for Bal Harbour residents.

NSU Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale
1 E Las Olas Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301


The Odermatt and Kowal collection
Monday, November 28, 6:30pm

Join us for a private tour of the Francois Odermatt and Isabel Kowal collection at the Kenilworth in Bal Harbour.

This event is exclusively for Bal Harbour residents.




Public Art in Chicago: A conversation with Tony Karman and Rhona Hoffman
Monday, September 19, 7:30pm

Unscripted Bal Harbour partners with Creative Mind Talks during EXPO Chicago art fair for a talk featuring the fair’s president and director Tony Karman and a renowed gallerist Rhona Hoffman on the importance of public art to the city’s evolving landscape.

Chopin Theater
1543 W Division Street
Chicago, IL 60642


September 22-25, 2016

Bal Harbour residents receive VIP access and a special tour of the EXPO Chicago fair on September 22nd at 2pm.

EXPO Chicago
Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611