Design & Real Estate

Artsy Abodes

From local artists to global art-world superstars, common spaces are getting dressed up as developers get serious about art. This includes the stunning new pieces at PARAMOUNT Miami Worldcenter.
Words by Sandy Lindsey | November 29, 2019 | Design & Real Estate

A large part of the reason art has become such a focus in new developments is that the buyer’s relationship with fine art has changed. More people feel like experts and connoisseurs and want to live surrounded by celebrated paintings, sculptures and other works of art. PARAMOUNT Miami Worldcenter is the latest development to don their public spaces with world-class pieces you want to come home to, including the dramatic Red World by Steven Manolis and a dreamy untitled floating sculpture by Tatiana Blanco. The latest two pieces added to their “Contemporary Collection,” are a 12 ft. x 15 ft. masterpiece by Ahol Sniffs Glue that was painted live on site in front of select guests and a second piece of similar scale, joining a curated art collection in the building that will soon include over 82 pieces and will be showcased during Art Basel 2019. The diversity of the collection is sure to please the equally diverse buyer pool from 57 countries;