PBS News Hour

How Art Basel helped transform Miami’s art scene

By Jared Bowen

Now in its 14th year, Art Basel Miami Beach is a huge gathering of artists, dealers, collectors and galleries. The show has helped expand Miami’s art scene, spawning satellite fairs across the city, and bringing in millions of dollars for the local economy. Yet some complain that the focus is too much on big name outsiders and not enough on the local scene. Special correspondent Jared Bowen reports.