Art Basel is pleased to announce that, starting in September 2023, Bridget Finn has been hired as the Director of its Miami Beach show. With a vast knowledge of the gallery ecosystem and a large web of connections across the Americas, Finn’s experience directly aligns with her new role. Throughout her professional life, she has held numerous respected positions within prestigious art institutions such as Mitchell-Innes & Nash and Anton Kern Gallery; additionally, she assuredly acted as the Director of Strategic Planning & Projects at Independent Curators International (ICI).
Finn continuously demonstrates her strive to promote contemporary art to reach broader audiences through her devoted occupations alongside Art Mile Detroit (2020) and FLOURISH (2022). Noah Horowitz, CEO of Art Basel, cheered for Finn’s appointment with unmitigated fervor whilst commending her innovative spirit, daring aims, and versatile capabilities. Vincenzo de Bellis – Director of Fairs and Exhibition Platforms– ornamented his compliments on Finn's remarkable potential for enhancing the show up to incomparable artistic wisdom and prompting evidence even further beyond expectations.