All posts filed under: Art Fairs

ARTSCENE NEWSLETTER: ART FAIRS, ART FAIRS….

October 1, 2014 Hello and good morning! October is here! Gotta lot of art fairs coming for the last few months of this year, some national, others are international. Like these right here. From London to Taipei! Let’s look at these…. OCTOBER ART FAIRS 2014 Folkestone Triennial 2014 / August 30-November 2, 2014 (e)merge art fair / October 2-5, 2014 Viennafair / October 2-5, 2014 Art Silicon Valley-San Francisco / October 9-12, 2014 Art Verona / October 9-13, 2014 Frieze Art Fair London / October 15-18, 2014 Frieze Masters / October 15-18, 2014 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair / October 16-19, 2014 Kinetica Art Fair / October 16-19, 2014 World Wide Art LA / October 16-19, 2014 Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporian (FIAC) / October 23-26, 2014 MIA Fair – Singapore / October 23-26, 2014 Outsider Art Fair-Paris / October 23-26, 2014 YIA Art Fair-Paris / October 23-26, 2014 Art Taipei 2014 / October 31-November 3, 2014  If you are visiting, take advantage to learn something new, or catch up on your art fare, check these fairs …

ARTSCENE NEWSLETTER: GOVERNORS ISLAND ART FAIR

September 3, 2014 Good Morning all! Hope everybody enjoyed their Labor Day weekend. Some of you had a four-day weekend, including yours truly! Now that we’ve taken a nice rest, let’s begin getting ready for what’s out there. Remember I mentioned about the Governor’s Art Fair? Well they’re  at it again this year, unfortunately the deadline to enter was June 1. Don fret, because you can get ready for it next year. Here are the facts….. 4heads Presents  7TH ANNUAL GOVERNOR’S ART FAIR Every weekend in September Hours are 11am – 6pm, Saturdays & Sundays, September 6 – 28, 2014 Admission is free 8 minute ferry ride to Governors Island is $2 Exhibition catalogs are available for purchase for $20 Colonel Row/Governors Island 407 Comfort Road/ New York, NY 11231 From 4heads.org: 4heads proudly presents the Seventh Annual Governors Island Art Fair – 100 rooms of paintings, photography, sculpture, installation, video and sound art exhibited in abandoned military barracks on New York Harbor’s historic Governors Island. Launching the fall New York gallery season, the Art …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: ARTPRIZE 2014 & CATCH UP ON YOUR READING

 May 14, 2014 Hello Wednesday…..hump day is here! Come to Grand Rapid,  Michigan. Why? For 19 days ArtPrize 2014 will be there. What is ArtPrize? Well, ArtPrize is an independent organized art competition and 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  Anyone over the age of 18, working in any medium, any place on earth can enter ArtPrize. They play no role in artists who participate. $560,000 in prizes are awarded by public vote and expert jury. Artists that are interested, this is what you need to do: Register Connect Exhibit Registration Date: April 21, 2014 – June 5, 2014 Connection Period: April 28, 2014 – June 19, 2014 ArtPrize: September 24, 2014 – October 12, 2014 For more information, go to http://www.artprize.org.  One more thing, you can also create your own ArtPrize account!   Your asking: What do you mean catch up on your reading? Have any of you been visiting the Artsy Shark and Art Business Institute sites? You should and need to. Both of these sites have great wealth of information about the business of selling …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: NYC ART FAIRS LIST!

May 5, 2014 Hey art peeps! New York City is brimming with a lot of art fairs! Eleven , with a few other events added. As some of you know, Frieze New York, Outsider Art Fair, Pulse, and Contemporary Art Fair will be in NYC this weekend. Be ready to see more. I thank Hrag Varatanian from Hyperallergic for this piece of info. If your living around or near NYC or your planning to visit this weekend, take the time to head over to these various art fairs. FRIEZE NEW YORK Friday, May 9-Monday, May 12 Randall’s Island Park (Randall’s Island, Manhattan) $43 friezenewyork.com   THE SATELLITE SHOW Wednesday, May 7-Sunday, May 11 RePop Room (527 West 29th Street, Chelsea, Manhattan) Free http://www.satelliteartshow.com   COLLECTIVE 2 DESIGN FAIR Thursday, May 8 – Sunday, May 11 Skylight @ Moynihan Station (360 West 33rd Street, between Eighth & Ninth) $25 collectivedesignfair.com   CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR NYC Thursday, May 8 – Sunday, May 11 The Tunnel (269 11th Avenue, between West 27th & , Streets Chelsea, Manhattan) $20 …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: OUTSIDER ART FAIR, MAY 8-11

May 3, 2014 Hey! This art fair is making its way for the first time. 2014 is the year that Outsider Art Fair will make its mark on May 8-11, 2014, at Chelsea’s Center, which was formally the home of the Dia Art Foundation, at 548 West 22nd Street, New York, NY 10011. Yes this will coincide with the Frieze Art Fair. OAF Talks presents two panel discussions: May 10, 2014 2-3:30 pm @ Center 548 RooftopLost in Translation: Jean-Michel Basquait, Self-Taught Artist4-5:30 pm @ Center 548 RooftopHenry Darger: 40 Years Later There will be 47 exhibitions from all corners of the world like….. Democratic Republic of the Congo New Zealand India Brazil Japan…… Outside Art Fair starts Thursday, May 8 from 3-6 pm. Admission is $100. General vernissage: 6-9 pm admission: $50 Friday, May 9 / 11am–8pm Saturday, May 10 / 11am–8pm Sunday, May 11 / 11am–6pm Daily tickets for remainder of the show: $20 and a pass for a full run: $50. Recap: Outsider Art Fair / May 8-11, 2014 Center 548 548 …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: DOWNTOWN FAIR & MAKING IT

April 23, 2014 Good Morning! After a nice relaxing week and a half, Art Scene Newsletter has returned with two exciting news:   INAUGURAL DOWNTOWN FAIR HAS COME TO NEW YORK A new art fair is making it’s début in New York City. Downtown Fair, a new modern and contemporary art fair produced by Art Miami, is marking its inaugural debut next month on May 8-11, 2014 during Frieze Week. There is an invitation only High-Tea VIP Preview from 2 – 5pm, Thursday, May 8. This is the First View for invited VIP collectors and accredited members of the Press, and welcomes collectors, art enthusiasts, curators and international visitors through Sunday, May 11. Downtown has chosen fifty international galleries such as Accola Griefen Gallery in New York, Arcature Fine Art in Palm Beach, Flowers in London, Nicholas Metivier Gallery in Toronto to Galerie von Braunbehrens in Munich. Works from 600 artists from 35 countries will also be on display. The Downtown Fair will complement the Frieze Art Fair, offering all Frieze VIP cardholders complimentary admittance …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: NYSS SUMMER SESSION 2014 & GET THE ART FAIR LOWDOWN

March 26, 2014 Good Morning! Want to give your art technique some polishing? New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting, and Sculpture can help you with that. NEW YORK SUMMER SCHOOL SUMMER SESSION 2014 As it states on their webpage: The Summer Session offers a unique opportunity for interested artists who are not enrolled in any of the full-time programs to experience the intensity and rigor of the School’s perspective in a condensed manner. The Summer Session is comprised of both two-week Marathons and longer atelier classes that focuses on specific concentrations in either drawing, painting, and sculpture. Students may choose to participate in the Marathon, with additional selections of other course offerings, or take the full seven-week path that includes both the Marathon and the Atelier classes. All classes run Monday through Friday, 9am to 6pm unless otherwise noted. The application deadline for the marathons courses: May 20, 2014 Marathon includes: Drawing Marathon: Graham Nickson & Guest/June 2-13, 2014 Cost: $1625 Drawing Marathon: Highline with Linda Darling & Guest/June 2-6, 2014. Cost: $890 Portrait …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: WEST END ART FESTIVAL, TOP CITY FOR ARTISTS….

February 19, 2014 Morning! The month is almost over and March will be around that corner. Got some great stuff to share with you. What is it? Well let’s get to it shall we…. WEST END ART FESTIVAL September 6 & 7, 2014 LaGrange, Illinois Intersection of Burlington & Brainard Saturday 10am – 5pm; Sunday 10am – 4pm Presented by the LaGrange Business Association 90 Artists Jury Fee: $10 Booth Fee: $285 Ribbon Awards: $1,100 Attendance: 7,000 + Prints are allowed. Application deadline is March 1, 2014, so if there is anyone interested, now is the time to apply! Want more information and apply? Go to http://www.emevents.com. Atlanta is Ranked #1 as one of The Best Places to be an Artist. No joke, according to MyLife.com, Atlanta is the place for an artist to thrive not only career wise, but creatively. Here is the top five cities. 1. Atlanta 2. Seattle 3. San Francisco 4. Austin 5. Denver May it’s time to relocate, huh? To see the rest of the list: http://www.mylife.com/top10. Lastly, three articles …