Article Photos: Galleries spite Sandy to show at Art Basel Miami 7/8

A melting-snowman sculpture titled "Bonhomme de Neige," by artist Pierre Ardouvin is shown on display as part of Art Basel Miami Beach, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012 in Miami Beach, Fla. Art Basel Miami Beach and about two dozen other independent art fairs open Thursday. Tens of thousands of people are expected through Sunday at the fairs throughout Miami and South Beach. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)