Hong Kong might seem an odd location for an international art fair but everyone wants to tap into the Asian market and Basel seems to have a crystal ball when it comes to developing the next big market. Though the Hong Kong art fair has gone on for a number of years, this is the [...]
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Highlights from Frieze New York:
Not only was this my favorite booth, but it won the Stand award at the fair. I am in love with everything this artist does.
I liked all of the pieces at Carl Freedman’s booth but these in particular were simple yet sophisticated and mesmerizingly beautiful.
One of my favorite places to go to sip on tequila post-fair.
It is the ten year anniversary of Zona Maco and the fair pulled out all the stops to celebrate. The opening night dinner was not only in a beautiful historic location, but the food was delicious!
The fair itself had some terrific art on view. [...]
I loved “Life Gem,” a contract and an empty stone setting that will be used to contain a diamond forged from the ashes of artist Jill Magid after she dies. And the presentation in this niche in the wall with the spotlight was great.
Hard to tell but these works by Christina Mackie are [...]
Well, As usual, The Art Dealer’s Association of America’s Art Show was a classy affair. There were some great solo booths that really were showstoppers. And due to the fact that chatter about The Armory was fairly negative, The Art Show only stood to benefit from its small size and the quality of the work.
This was my second year at ARCO, a very enjoyable fair to attend. Not only is there interesting art on view but their collector’s program is top notch as well. Some highlights from my visit.
The fair has a special “focus” section that included galleries from Turkey. This booth by Galeri Mana caught my attention [...]
A terrific fair…In its fourth year, ALAC seems to have found its stride. A small manageable fair with quality galleries and great art on view was enjoyable for its visitors. Here are some highlights:
Well, eleven years later and the insanity just seems to continue. Spending six days down there makes me wonder, is it about the art anymore?
I would be lying if I didn’t admit that I was overwhelmed. But I am charged with writing about the art and sharing the experience for those who could not or [...]
Art Basel Miami Beach Main Fair
The main fair continues to be the well-oiled machine it always has been. But the sheer number of galleries left me feeling a bit cold. I was more intrigued by the Nova and Positions sections with the younger gallerists and work (Please see separate post). Highlights from the main fair: