CANYON RANCH HOTEL & SPA, MIAMI BEACH HOSTS LIVE PAINTING EXHIBITIONS AND COOKING DEMOS DURING ART BASEL
MIAMI, FL (November 4, 2014) -- The 13th edition of the Art Basel Festival returns to Miami Beach, from December 4th through to 7th, exhibiting some of the most respected modern and contemporary artists in the world. Set away from the festival crowds, but still convenient to all the action, Canyon Ranch Hotel & Spa Miami Beach is the perfect choice for art and architecture lovers who want to relax and rejuvenate during the festival. During the event-filled long weekend, Canyon Ranch will be conducting live painting demonstrations by world renowned contemporary artist Rémi Bertoche, as well as hosting Palette to Palate cooking demonstrations with award-winning Chef Giovanni Arias and on-site nutritionist, Larissa Alonso.
French artist Rémi Bertoche, who specializes in art focused on surfing and waves, will have a live painting show on the hotel’s Ocean Terrace on December 4 and 5 from 3pm to 5pm. An exhibition of his works, open only to guests of the hotel, will be held in the hotel’s Palm Court on December 6 from 4pm to 6pm and will include complimentary drinks and snacks.
Guests at Canyon Ranch Miami Beach during Art Basel will also learn the art of healthy cuisine during cooking demonstrations with Canyon Ranch’s Chef Giovanni Arias and nutritionist Larissa Alonso. Participants will be using seasonal fresh ingredients, trying new foods that are incredibly good for the body, raising their nutritional intelligence and bringing home the recipes. The sessions will be offered in the hotel’s Canyon Ranch Grill on December 4 and 5 at 2:30pm and are open to both guests of the hotel and the public.
Canyon Ranch will operate complimentary luxury mini coach transfers to the Miami Beach Convention Center for the Art Basel festival. The shuttles are new, state-of-the-art vehicles for up to 15 people with sumptuous leather seating, color television monitors and beverages. They will run continuously on Thursday, December 4th – Saturday, December 6th from 10am to 2pm and 6pm to 10pm and on Sunday, December 8th from 10am to 2pm and 4pm to 8pm.
Rates during Art Basel start at $805 per suite per night. Images of the painting and cooking demonstrations will be posted live on Canyon Ranch Miami Beach’s Instagram page, CanyonRanchMiamiBeach.
For more information about Canyon Ranch Hotel & Spa Miami Beach, visit canyonranch.com/miamibeach. To make a reservation, contact Canyon Ranch at 800-742-9000. For an insider look at Canyon Ranch Hotel & Spa Miami Beach, follow CanyonRanchMiamiBeach on Facebook, CanyonRanchMiami on Twitter and CanyonRanchMiamiBeach on Instagram.