All posts tagged: May 2014

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 …

EDITOR’S DESK: MAY 2014

Volume 2/Number 5 May 1, 2014 Hello, hello! The fifth month of 2014 is here and lots of things are going on the in world of creativity. It’s an exciting time to be in NYC….Lots of activities going on such as Frieze Art Fair, Downtown Fair, Outsider Art Fair (will be posted this weekend), and Pulse New York! I’ve already posted up Frieze, Downtown and just recently Pulse New York. Esquisses will keep up with all the activity and there will be a reminder coming up this Saturday for those who are interested to attend. The Education Corner page has been under construction for a while, but finally it will be updated with educational information for upcoming courses. I wanted to share with you my trip to the High Museum of in Atlanta. I’m half way with this post and I really enjoyed my time there. So be on the lookout for that this month. Lastly, I feel a renewal from my Spring Break vacay (vacation). Ideas have started to form in my head and …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: PULSE NEW YORK & MoMA LEARNING

April 29, 2014 Good Afternoon! Last day of April 2014 and got some new stuff to share with you in the world of art….   PULSE NEW YORK CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR May 8-11 THE METROPOLITAN PAVILION 125 WEST 18TH STREET NEW YORK CITY From the website: Since 2005, PULSE Contemporary Art Fair has nurtured galleries and created an international community for them to grow within the contemporary art market. PULSE combines thoughtfully curated exhibitions with an evolving series of programming, which reflects the fair’s commitment to making the visitor experience a dynamic one. Under the leadership of Helen Toomer, newly appointed director, PULSE New York 2014 will present a revitalized platform for the discovery of contemporary art and will continue to demonstrate the fair’s commitment to the exchange of ideas from pioneering and seasoned artists. For more information on tickets, exhibitors and other good things go to pulse-art.com.   MoMA COURSES ONLINE Get your learning cap on with, cause MoMA is offering online courses this summer. Sign up before MAY 31 and get 30% off all instructor-Led Online Courses. …

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 NEWS LETTER: FRIEZE ART FAIR NEW YORK 2014

March 29, 2014 Good Morning! The weekend is here and I have something for you. Some of you may have heard about the Frieze Art Fair New York and it is coming along with lots of information. For more about Frieze Art New York go to friezenewyork.com.  I will continue to give you more heads up about it. Have a nice weekend and be blessed! 🙂 This is what I got so far from their website so far….. FRIEZE ART FAIR NEW YORK RANDALL’S ISLAND PARK MAY 9-12, 2014 From August last year till January: Gallery application procedures have since closed, list of galleries were announced in November. Details dates were announced, The Frieze Projects announced programs of specially commissioned artworks. February 28, 2014: Frieze announced artists participating in Frieze Sounds at Frieze New York 2014, program features three commissioned audio works by Keren Cytter, Cally Spooner and Hannah Weinberger. March 1, 2014: Tickets Released. March 19, 2014: Al’s Grand Hotel is ready for booking. Located inside Frieze Art Fair New York, 2014. Hotel is …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: EAST LANSING ART FESTIVAL

January 25, 2014 Hello there! As promised a piece of news. Esquisses has an art festival to share with you…. EAST LANSING ART FESTIVAL MAY 17 & 18, 2014 East Lansing Michigan Produced by Art Festival Board of Directors under the auspices of the East Lansing Art Commission/City of East Lansing 200 Artist expected/ Deadline is January 31, 2014. Saturday, May 17: 10am – 6pm / Sunday, May 18: 10am – 5pm Jury Process will take place between February 3 – 7, 2014 Artist Notification is in early March 2014Apply at this website: http://www.Zapplication.org. There was a discount application rate of $25 through November 30, 2013. It increased to $35 on 1, December 2013. So the application fee is $35. Booth fee for invited artist is $300 for a 10′ x 10′ space and for a space of 10′ x 20′ is $600. There is an additional corner for $50. For more information: Michelle Carlson, Art Festival Director East Lansing Art Festival (517) 319.6804 / mcarlson@cityofeatlansing.com / http://www.elartfest.com. Enjoy the rest of this weekend and check …