Thursday at the Venice Biennale was stricken with cloudy weather and a little bit of rain, but that didn’t stop the crowds as a slew of pavilions had official openings between the Giardini and Arsenale, including those of the United … Read More
The 57th edition of the Venice Biennale opened to select members of the press today, with a preview that lasts until May 12. Below, a brief look at the main exhibition—”Viva Arte Viva,” curated by Christine Macel—and some of the action … Read More
Just days before Hong Kong elects its new leader, Art Basel Hong Kong opened to the public on Thursday and continues through Saturday. Situated along the northern waterfront of Hong Kong Island and flanked on one side by a major construction … Read More
This year’s installment of the Independent art fair opened today, with a preview this afternoon and a public opening Friday, March 3. In Spring Studios in Tribeca for a second year, the fair gathers 52 exhibitors from 20 cities, with 15 presenting booths … Read More
Artists are famously ambivalent about showing up at art fairs. John Baldessari once likened the experience to that of a kid walking in on his parents having sex. But showing one’s art at them is de rigeur. Fairs—evolved from bazaars … Read More
The 29th edition of the Art Show, organized annually by the Art Dealers Association of America, opened to VIPs and members of the press on Tuesday, February 28. Below, scenes of some of the artwork and action around the fair, … Read More
The parties, dinners, talks, and performances are continuing in Miami Beach as Art Basel and its satellite events enter the weekend. Below, a look around some of the events. See more in Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, and Part 4.
NADA Art fair opened Thursday to VIP cardholders and press and continues through Sunday. Below, a slideshow of the action around the fair. See more in Part 1 and read all about it in Nate Freeman’s report from the scene.