Forget stiff galleries. We’re enjoying the engaging approach to art at Yeelen Gallery, lovingly curated by owner Karla Ferguson. The gallery seeks to nurture a vibrant art scene outside Miami’s Art Basel season, with an eclectic assembly of artists reflecting the city’s many global influences. True to Miami’s festive spirit, Ferguson replaces typical cocktail openings with lively music concerts, literary readings and intimate dinner series. We chatted with Ferguson–whose exhibit “Back to Black” will be displayed Dec. 9 during this year’s Art Basel week–about her inspirations and who would make the best party guest. Read more.
Print: Luxe Interiors + Design, Miami, Nov/Dec 2017