Tag: art fairs

Shock of the New…and Old: Armory Arts Week 2015

Once again a flurry of art fairs–more than 10–descend upon Gotham this week. From Old Masters like the Armory Show to emerging talent like Art on Paper, there is an overwhelming selection from which to choose.  Accompanying this colorful orbit of satellite fairs are opening parties, special projects, lecture series, performances, and happenings.  Not to mention all the galleries […]

Frieze Week NY 2013

Frieze Week descended upon New York City last week and left thousands of shiny, colorful bits of confetti in its wake. My overall impression: The art was so bright, I had to wear shades. Below are some highlights… Frieze, Randall’s Island NY As one would hope and expect, Frieze excelled as an artfair in hyperbolic form. […]

All Star Art: NYC Art Fair Week, May 2013

“I’m the first one to break this rule because I go for glam over pain, but high heels at fairs really kill.”  — Maria Brito, art advisor to P. Diddy and Gwyneth Paltrow I’m looking forward to canvassing the city this week as Frieze New York ushers in what is almost certain to be an All […]

Scoping Out the Goods at SCOPE NYC 2013

With each passing year, Art fairs seem to proliferate and spawn new iterations of themselves throughout various cosmopolitan cities in the world. Many of these fairs can be defined by their host city and possess a regional swagger due to the participating galleries and the parallel programming produced in collaboration with local institutions.  Art fairs […]