26 May '11, 3am
SeaFair 2011: Fine Art Exhibition and Luxury Yacht in One
fair circuit in the past few years has been greatly enhanced by SeaFair, a waterborne exhibition yacht designed by Luiz de Basto and custom-constructed for a $40 million price tag. SeaFair travels the shoreline bringing singular exhibits, priceless collections and VIP events to dozens of well-heeled oceanfront communities. It was conceived and created by David and LeeAnn Lester, 20-year veterans of the fine art scene, owners of International Fine Art Expositions, and masterminds behind AIFAF (formerly the Palm Beach International Art & Antique Fair) and Naples International Art & Antique Fair. After a well received springtime stop in Sarasota, SeaFair brings its floating three-story fine art showcase to New England for the summer. Its summer tour kicks off in Newport, Rhode Island with "Art in the Harbour" fairs starting June 30 and winding up in early September. The 228-f...