Articles tagged with fair
African contemporary art is certainly coming of age, underscored by the success of the recent 1:54 art fair in London. It is a vast continent with a wide array of contemporary art but here are 5 African artists to keep an eye on, and to inspire some African collecting!
Is Art Basel the most important contemporary art fair in the world? Yes. Does its December home in Miami Beach morph it into one big art party: Yes, and yes again. Now in its 11th year, Art Basel Miami Beach fuses institutional–grade artworks and projects with a joie de vivre which only a vibrant, tropical setting like the Magic City can offer.
The weekends are like parties. Thousands of people pour into the parks by the port, stroll in the lovely first pier, bike everywhere. Concerts in squares, music groups in old industrial areas, artists transforming abandoned camps… Writes Giorgos Toulas, the director of Parallax, one of the oldest free press magazines in Thessaloniki. No wonder Thessaloniki has been suggested as a “must see” destination in National Geographic for 2013.
Celebrating its 25th anniversary, the London Art Fair kicks off in Islington January 16th-20th with the art worlds first big event in London in 2013
With this year's fair fast approaching we spoke to TAG Fine Arts' Hobby Limon about what he's looking forward to.
Rise Art participates at ArtSmart in London - Register here for our free portfolio review sessions throughout the two day event!