FRIEZE London & FRIEZE Masters 2018

Ferenc Papp

Frieze London returns to Regent’s Park this October to present the best of international contemporary art by emerging and established artists, alongside a dynamic programme of newly commissioned artworks, films and talks. Frieze Sculpture is also on display until 7 October with 25 significant outdoor works. 2018 Opening Days & Hours Wednesday Preview 3 October (Invitation only) Thursday Preview 4 October: 12pm-8pm Thursday Private View 4 October: 5pm-8pm Friday 5 – Saturday 6 October: 12pm-7pm Sunday 7 October: 12pm-6pm Frieze … Read More

Barta & Partner proud partner of Austrian Pavilion/La Biennale di Venezia 2018

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Barta & Partner partner of Austrian Pavilion at the 16th International Architecture Exhibition — La Biennale di Venezia. Thoughts Form Matter The Austrian contribution Thoughts Form Matter is a plea for the power of architecture as an intellectual analysis of the world and for the freedom to design spaces that are not subject to functional and economic constraints. LAAC, Henke Schreieck and Sagmeister & Walsh are creating a conceptually and materially complex spatial installation which … Read More

Art: TEFAF 2018 Maastricht, featuring over 275 prestigious dealers.

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TEFAF Maastricht is widely regarded as the world’s premier Fair for fine art, antiques and design. Featuring over 275 prestigious dealers from some 20 countries, TEFAF Maastricht is a showcase for the finest art works currently on the market. The 2018 edition of TEFAF Maastricht runs from March 10 – 18, 2018. Alongside the traditional areas of Old Master paintings, antiques and classical antiquities that cover approximately half of the Fair, you can also find modern … Read More

Fine Art Insurance Policies Prove Worth During Disasters…

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Fine Art Insurance Policies Prove Worth During Disasters Daniel Grant, Contributor/Arts Journalist/Huffpost The year started off badly for the Albany Museum of Art in Georgia, when a massive tornado ripped off a section of the roof and caused damage to approximately 1,500 items, many of which were sub-Saharan African art. The good news is that the museum building and its contents were fully insured, and every one of the objects is in the process of … Read More

theartnewspaper: Scotland Yard’s Art Unit heading for closure

Detectives have been redeployed to work on Grenfell Tower investigation

Scotland Yard’s Art Unit: Detectives have been redeployed to work on Grenfell Tower investigation. Scotland Yard looks set to close its Art and Antiques Unit, according to a former head. Its three detectives have been reassigned to help the Metropolitan Police’s investigation into the Grenfell Tower fire, in west London, which killed more than 80 people on 14 June. Vernon Rapley, who led the Art and Antiques Unit from 2001 until 2010, told The Art Newspaper … Read More

MA: Market Focus: June’s Record-Breaking London Sales

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MutualArt/JULY, 2017 | We share key findings from this year’s June’s Impressionist and Modern and Contemporary Art sales in London. Impressionist and Modern Art Market Shows Signs of Growth Impressionist and Modern Evening Art sales at both Christie’s and Sotheby’s saw growth in sold value compared to equivalent sales in 2016. At Sotheby’s, the 21 June evening sale total was £127,945,750 ($161,326,796) — up 24% from £103,280,000 ($151,834,501), appearing to indicate a market lift. The sale … Read More

Coming soon: Melbourne Art Fair 2017

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Melbourne Art Fair returns as the region’s most significant commercial platform for Australasian contemporary art The Fair takes place during Melbourne Art Week, 2 – 5 August 2018, housed in a temporary structure within the Southbank Arts Precinct and alongside the iconic ACCA. Showcasing around 40 galleries from Australia, New Zealand and the region, Melbourne Art Fair returns with a curated selection of some of the newest and most respected names in contemporary art. Beginning in … Read More

artnet: Here Are the Top 11 Booths at TEFAF New York

The first-ever New York edition of the European Fine Art Fair, or TEFAF, was off to a lively start today with throngs of viewers descending on the completely overhauled — to the point of being unrecognizable — 67th Regiment Armory on Park Avenue. Those who have visited the long-running TEFAF fair in Maastricht in the Netherlands are familiar with the signature lavish floral displays (especially the tulips!), the museum quality artworks, and the cushy carpets … Read More

FIAC returns to the Grand Palais for its 43rd year

In Paris, leading contemporary art fair FIAC returns to the Grand Palais for its 43rd year, bringing together 186 specialist galleries – including 42 new exhibitors (20–23 October). Led by dynamic director Jennifer Flay, among the international big-hitters are Gagosian, Lisson, Sprueth Magers, Thaddaeus Ropac, Michael Werner, and Xavier Hufkens. Notable solo exhibitions include Cathy Wilkes at the Modern Institute, Aurélien Froment at Marcelle Alix, and Guan Xiao at Kraupa-Tuskany Zeidler. WHAT IS FIAC? Founded … Read More

Only two days left: viennacontemporary 2016

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viennacontemporary – Austria’s international art fair. From 22 to 25 Sep­tem­ber in Marx Halle Vi­enna, vi­en­na­con­tem­po­rary brings to­gether an un­par­al­leled se­lec­tion of Aus­trian, East­ern Eu­ro­pean, and in­ter­na­tional gal­leries, who will pre­sent thou­sands of art­works by over five hun­dred young and es­tab­lished artists as well as lead­ing world-class names. With 112 gal­leries from 28 coun­tries, vi­en­na­con­tem­po­rary, is the largest and most promi­nent art fair in the re­gion, of­fer­ing the most ex­ten­sive array of con­tem­po­rary art from Aus­tria, … Read More