The quote: “Art Basel Miami Beach opens to the public today. At last night’s versionnage, the Stephen Merit booth was a popular stop thanks to Jennifer Rubell’s Engagement. Fairgoers can pose with a life-sized wax model of Prince William and slip their finger into the engagement ring he gave Duchess Catherine. Also worth a visit is Loretta Howard Gallery’s “Max’s Kansas City, 1965-1974.” Look for work by Robert Mapplethorpe and Williem de Kooning in honor of the legendary venue. (Thursday through Sunday).” Read more here.