2012 Art Basel: Art of Basketball (Heat Wave)

With only about 3 weeks until Art Basel, Miami is already starting to prep for the major art festival. One event we are very excited about is the Art of Basketball (Heat Wave) which is an exhibit celebrating the 2012 NBA champions the Miami Heat.The event will take place December 5 – 9, 2012 at 2048 NW Miami Court in Miami, FL.

"Art of Basketball is a collection of original artworks under license from the NBA. The collection currently features unique works on official NBA backboards and sections of the 2011 NBA All-Star Game floor boards. This collection taps a select group of leading graffiti and street artists to re-imagine the most iconic symbols of this beloved game.

Featuring artworks by Mr. Brainwash, URNY, Sofia Maldonado, The Dude Company, Skewville, Shiro, Cern, Rene Gagnon, Joe Iurato, Ewok One 5MH, Jack Aguire, David Cooper, Cope2, Chris Stain, Gaia, J. Robles, Sero, ECB, Veng, Peat Wollaeger, Junk, Blanco, Bill Fickett and Billi Kid" 
(quoted from The305.com)