Art Basel Parcours – Site-specific art across Basel

Art Basel Parcours – Site-specific art across Basel

May 13th, 2013 | Art Fairs, Installations, Switzerland

For its fourth year, the 2013 edition of Parcours has moved into the Klingental neighborhood of Basel, one of the city’s most culturally diverse and creatively active quarters. Presenting 17 high-caliber works by renowned international artists – Marina Abramović, Marc Bauer, Olaf Breuning, Tom Burr,… Read More

Art Basel Unlimited – 79 groundbreaking artworks on display in 2013

Art Basel Unlimited – 79 groundbreaking artworks on display in 2013

April 17th, 2013 | Art Fairs, Contemporary Art, Switzerland

A unique exhibition platform, Art Basel’s Unlimited sector will this year feature 79 artworks, the largest number of projects to date. Curated for the second consecutive year by Gianni Jetzer, Director of the Swiss Institute in New York, Unlimited will showcase a strong selection of… Read More

The Thomas Crown List from Art Dubai 2013

The Thomas Crown List from Art Dubai 2013

Just like last year, Canvas magazine has asked some people at Art Dubai to put together a “Thomas Crown list” of pieces they would like to steal. Can one of these art celebritites compete with the famous millionaire businessman and sportsman Thomas Crown who once… Read More

Art Dubai 2013 – The most globalised of art fairs

Art Dubai 2013 – The most globalised of art fairs

March 19th, 2013 | Arab World, Art Fairs

Art Dubai, one of the most anticipated events in the global arts calendar, opened to a diverse crowd of artists, curators, collectors, and over 75 visiting international museum groups. Speakers included Antonia Carver, Fair Director, Art Dubai; Murtaza Vali, Guest Curator of the 2013 Abraaj… Read More

The SIKKA Art Fair in Dubai

The SIKKA Art Fair in Dubai

SIKKA is the first annual initiative of its kind founded by the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority to support and showcase Emirati and Dubai-based artistic talent. SIKKA is an annual showcase specifically designed to feature UAE contemporary art practices and initiatives, through a diversity of… Read More

Virtual Tour of 1913 Armory Show – When Modern Art arrived in the U.S.

Virtual Tour of 1913 Armory Show – When Modern Art arrived in the U.S.

March 1st, 2013 | Art Fairs, Art History, Modernism, Shows, USA

For the 100th anniversary of the most famous art exhibition of the 20th century, the Armory Show (7h – 10th of March) has recreated the original exihibition the virtual way. The show which introduced Van Gogh, Gauguin, Cezanne, Picasso, Matisse, Duchamp and other artists to… Read More

1913 – The Armory Show that shook the art world

1913 – The Armory Show that shook the art world

February 21st, 2013 | Art Fairs, Art History, Modernism, USA

This week marks the 100th anniversary of arguably the most famous art exhibition of the 20th century. On Lexington Avenue at 25th Street in New York, the ad hoc Assn. of American Painters and Sculptors opened the International Exhibition of Modern Art on Feb. 17,… Read More

Vladimir Valentsov – About a Neo-Impressionist

Vladimir Valentsov – About a Neo-Impressionist

February 5th, 2013 | Art Fairs, Austria, Paintings, Russia, Shows

The special exhibition at the 17th ART Innsbruck 2013 (February 21st to 24th) will be dedicated to the well-known Moscow Painter Vladimir Valentsov, who is classified to be an important representative of the Russian Neo-Impressionism. Even the presidential administration of the Russian Federation had twice… Read More

A Cyclical Poem – Photo50 at the 25th London Art Fair

A Cyclical Poem – Photo50 at the 25th London Art Fair

January 16th, 2013 | Art Fairs, England, Photography

Art fans, wannabe collectors and connoisseurs are flocking to the Business Design Centre in Islington, as the London Art Fair kicks off the 2013 art season. The first of the big festivals of the New Year, the London Art Fair is now entering its 25th… Read More

New Art Basel Talks and first edition in Hong Kong

New Art Basel Talks and first edition in Hong Kong

January 16th, 2013 | Art Fairs, China, Talks, Videos

Art Basel has a load of new videos and announced today the participation of 245 of the world’s leading galleries for its first edition in Hong Kong, taking place Thursday, May 23, to Sunday, May 26, 2013 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre… Read More