Design & Real Estate

Artistic Soul

Great contemporary art does not need a museum anymore. The Art Collection at SLS Brickell bridges the gap between art and life, making it direct and real.
Words by Sandy Lindsey | November 22, 2022 | Design & Real Estate

The pleasure of living with great works of art is incomparable. The site-specific exterior mural BIENVENIDOSAMIDISCO/LOVEISLOVEWINS by Markus Linnenbrink welcomes art lovers to SLS Brickell where they will soon be mesmerized by the work of luminaries, including Katja Loher’s video installation When Will The Sea Swallow The Land?; Ester Partegás Shadow of Another; Ray Smith’s The Wave and Tex-Rex; Alex Marco’s Sin Titulo; and Bernardí Roig’s brilliant The Man Of Light II, to name just a few. And things are getting even better. SLS Brickell’s iconic Philippe Starck sculpture, depicting a duck, located at Altitude Pool & Bar, which was originally decorated by Artist Mikael B, will soon be redesigned by Artist Lola Blu and revealed during an Art Week Closing Party in December; acting as the official re-opening party of Altitude Pool & Bar. The incorporation of extraordinary contemporary art has become a signature of the Related Group lifestyle;