Just a few years ago, if you had asked just about anyone what they thought of "pop-ups," the responses would've been hateful and disgusted across the board: "Those god-forsaken, invasive little adverts? They've completely buggered my computer! Have these people no shame?!"
|Photo by Mixed Media Collective|
|A Standup Piano with the telltale "Boogie Birds" of artist, Chor Boogie|
But times have changed for the once-dubious term. From restaurants to retail outlets to art exhibits, now everybody and their half-sister wants to know when and where the next pop-up event is.
And it just so happens that there are more pop-ups popping up in Miami in the first week of December than there usually are during the other 11 months of the year. As with so many other forms of entertainment, excitement, indulgence, and distraction, Art Basel has cornered the pop-up market. 'Tis the season, as they say. Here are a few temporary events not to miss.More »