Miami Beach

Pool Art Fair shut down by Miami Beach police

Self-described as “the premier fair in the U.S. dedicated to unrepresented artists,” PooL Art Fair was supposed to open to the public on Friday afternoon for a three-day run at the Sadigo Court Hotel, which is in South Beach not far from Art Basel Miami Beach.

Instead, Miami Beach Police showed up at about 4:45 p.m. and, after taking photos, shut the fair down, saying the hotel had to be evacuated, according to fair participants.

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