Created and produced jointly by James & Jennifer Wallace, co-founders of nAscent Art New York, and renowned artist Mikel Glass, the theme for THE(UN)FAIR 2014 is “Exploring the Divide.” Mindful of the current climate of political and social polarization, co-curators Jennifer and Mikel will invite attendees to consider connections and divisions present among both artistic styles and society as a whole, all while in an engaging atmosphere. THE(UN)FAIR 2014 500 West 52nd Street New York City theunfairartshow.com
“For cash-rich, time-strapped contemporary art buyers, fairs have an obvious appeal: New artists can be discovered in an afternoon”-NYTimes
Globalization creates unexpected relationships and contrasts in contemporary art. This series focuses on the significance of exhibiting a variety of works in a pluralistic art world. Inspired by salon-style hanging, most commonly attributed to the Salon de Paris held during the 18th and 19th centuries; Broadway Gallery NYC continues this legacy with a contemporary and fresh outlook. Following a trend of previous exhibitions at Broadway Gallery NYC, this show pays tribute to the format of a salon hanging. It is a tradition that awakens contemporary culture to a dynamic collective consciousness. A few notable...
Integrated within the Fair will be the Art14 Projects, a diverse line up of captivating installations by artists from Asia, the Middle East and Africa as well as the West. The mainly large-scale projects will be embedded into the fabric of the Fair, ensuring unexpected and surprising encounters. ART 14 London February 28 — March 2 Olympia, London artfairslondon.com
Art Madrid February 19–23 Crystal Gallery of CentroCentro Cibeles. C / Montalbán 1 next to Plaza de Cibeles 1 Madrid art-madrid.com
The fair will feature 40 national and international exhibitors who have been selected for the quality of their proposals, their commitment to a risky programming and support for young artists and emerging practices. Material Art Fair February 6–9 Hilton Mexico City Reforma Av. Juarez #70, Col. Centro Mexico City material-fair.com
A lively mix of visual arts, photography, design, music, art talks, videos and performances. This will be a monumental exhibition. Raw Art Fair February 5–9 Brede Hilledijk 95, Wharehouse Santos Rotterdam rawartfair.com