16th International Architecture Exhibition, will take place from May 26th to November 25th 2018 in the Giardini and Arsenale venues, and in other locations in Venice. The Biennale Architettura 2018 is titled FREESPACE, a word which describes a generosity of spirit and a sense of humanity at the core of architecture's agenda.
The 4th International Biennial of Casablanca is entitled Tales from Water Margins. Inspired by these ancient narratives, and by a prior interest in margins and insular contexts —notably in their relation to the sea and ocean — the biennial will propose to reflect on spaces that exist at the margin of what is considered mainstream cultural fluxes, and foster creative conversations between artists from diverse cultural spheres.
The Global Art Awards are the international Awards for the Visual Arts. They were created to honor and generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of artists, galleries, and art professionals worldwide. Awarding the outstanding artist live to the public and press, giving the winners the recognition that they deserve, boosting their career and a 'Best Global Artist' title to claim for the rest of their career.
The Global Art Awards, Burj Khalifa, Armani Hotel 21.11.18
Organised by MEACA - Middle East Art Collector Associaton www.artcollector.ae
Aqua’s unique environment – in a classic South Beach hotel with spacious exhibition rooms that open onto a breezy, intimate courtyard – has become a favorite gathering spot for collectors, curators and art lovers to discover fresh talent and acquire new works while exchanging cultural ideas and forming meaningful connections.
Affordable Art Fair Milan returns to Superstudio Più, 25 – 27 January, to showcase the latest artistic trends and revolutionise the way you collect contemporary art. Browse 85 local, national and international galleries and 1000s of contemporary artworks priced between €100 – €6,000, all in one fabulous location.
Each year KIAF hosts a meaningful country as a Guest country of honor and introduces the country’s galleries and artists to the domestic art market as well as the diversity of contemporary art, which revitalizes the art market. England, Australia, Spain, France, Germany, Latin America, India, China, and other countries have been hosted as Guest countries of honor and are experiencing a positive reaction in the domestic art market. KIAF attracts prominent global art collectors and any art related people to Korea, aims to establish an order in the circulation of art, and revitalize the art market through the expansion of clientele as well as the art market.
Frieze London brings together more than 160 of the world's leading contemporary galleries, showcasing ambitious presentations by emerging and established artists, enhanced by an exceptional programme of artist commisions, films and talks.
The 2018 edition of BEIRUT ART FAIR will offer an exceptional and innovative program that confirms Beirut’s role as one of today’s most vibrant centers of Modern & Contemporary creation.
BEIRUT ART FAIR is the leading platform for the discovery of new artists, trends, galleries, institutions, and publications from the ME.NA., thus representing a principal catalyst for artistic development of the region.
As Beirut is a bridge between East & West, the fair establishes and builds artistic links between diverse cultures, fostering collaboration between galleries with a demonstrated commitment to making discoveries.
Notable for its unique position both geographically and culturally, Contemporary Istanbul prides itself on bringing together galleries, artists and collectors from Turkey, the Caucasus, the Black Sea, Russia and the Middle East, as well as from Europe, America and Asia.
Taking place from the 13-16 September 2018 throughout Carriageworks, the fourth edition will celebrate five days of curated exhibitions and ambitious programming appealing to the serious collector, art lover and those curious about contemporary art.
Founded in 1995 in memory of the civil uprising and the 1980 Gwangju Democratization Movement, the Gwangju Biennale is Asia’s oldest and most prestigious biennial of contemporary art.
Under the title “Imagined Borders,” the biennale will showcase the works of 153 artists from 41 countries, spread across a series of seven independently curated thematic exhibitions. The 2018 edition will see the inclusion of the largest number of Asian artists to date, with more than half of the participants coming from the region.
Since its first edition in 2009, Art Jakarta has developed and established itself as the most prominent contemporary art fair in Indonesia and the region. As the first and foremost art fair in Indonesia, Art Jakarta embraces all stakeholders, from artists, galleries, collectors, to art enthusiasts, and serves as a platform in the development of Indonesia's art market and discovery of new talent. 2018 will be an important year for Art Jakarta as it will mark its 10th anniversary.
LAM 360° (Land Art Mongolia | acronym LAM) is a biennial art festival located in Mongolia. LAM focuses on Land Art as a form of spatial visualization of the relations between nature, culture and social policies. It strongly promotes freedom of expression in joining people and institutions from all sectors of Mongolian society by meshing their respective backgrounds and perspectives through collaboration and networking actions of regional and global scope.
The 7th Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale will be held from July 29 to September 17, 2018. As a part of this, The Hojoki Shiki in 2018―Spatial designs of 10 square feet and their development exhibition will be launched in the Triennale's main facility, the Echigo-Tsumari Satoyama Museum of Contemporary Art, KINARE.
Our Basel show brings the international artworld together, with 291 of the world's leading galleries showing the works of over 4,000 artists. A full program of artworld talks takes place each day. Exhibitions and events are also offered by cultural institutions in Basel and the surrounding area, creating an exciting, region-wide art week.
The second Yinchuan Biennale will take place from June to September 2018，following the successful first edition in 2016. The exhibition will involve 15,000 square meters of museum space and other art settlements, including Hui Nongqu Eco-park and the International Artist Village of the River Origins, which is an artistic project in cooperation with international institutions and artistic residencies.
The Riga International Biennial of Contemporary Art (RIBOCA) is an international biennial with a European focus and a strong regional profile, founded in 2016. Taking the rich history of Riga and the Baltic states as its underlying framework, the Biennial highlights the artistic landscape of the wider region and creates opportunities for artists to enter into dialogue with the cultural, historical and socio-political context of the city and its geographic surrounds.
The GAA Ltd also known as the Global Art Agency presents the forth edition of the "Tokyo International Art Fair" 25-26 May 2018, HARAJUKU QUEST HALL.
The art fair features paintings, sculptures, photography art, illustration and multi media artworks by award-winning and top emerging artists.
The 8th BUCHAREST BIENNALE (Bucharest International Biennial for Contemporary Art), generated by Pavilion – journal for politics & culture – is set for May 17th – July 8th, 2018.
The Bucharest Biennale is interested in exploring links between creative practice and social progress, as well as correspondences between local and global contexts.
Frieze New York brings together the world’s leading modern and contemporary art galleries, innovative curated sections, a celebrated series of talks, site-specific artist commissions and the city’s most talked about restaurants, all in a bespoke structure overlooking the East River in Randall's Island Park.
On 29th April 2018, Art Beijing will hold its 13th annual art fair in Beijing, the event that has served the largest number of art organizations in China. Based in Beijing, Art Beijing is endlessly adjusting the structure of its exhibitions and exploring ways to develop in a way that suits the market in China, based on both the art market’s established structure and Art Beijing’s rich experience in running its art fairs. Based on a core concept “Locally based, and Asia-oriented”, Art Beijing 2018 will continue with its previous exhibitions’ scale and form by integrating into it the country’s significant weight in domestic art. With the strong support of the Beijing Gallery Association, on 29th April, Beijing will become the center of China’s art market. This year’s fair will still include 4 sections: contemporary art, classic art, design, and public art.
Art Busan, which was launched in 2012 with the purpose of transforming Busan into the city of art and culture, has held a variety of exhibitions introducing the current and future trends of modern art, and it has now become the largest nationwide art festival. Art Busan has served as an art platform which actively responded to changes in the art fair market and introduced original programs based on its own vision. It has also strived to promote the excellence of Korean artists and discover new artists and introduce them to the global art market through a number of special and collaborating exhibitions.
From April 5th-8th 2018, Art Paris Art Fair will bring together 140 galleries from some twenty different countries at the Grand Palais. Diversity and discovery are the key words of this leading springtime event for modern and contemporary art in Paris, combining region-by-region exploration of European art from the post-war years to the present day and a cosmopolitan perspective on emerging scenes from around the World.
Art Central returns to the Central Harbourfront from 27 March - 1 April 2018 with over 100 contemporary galleries showcasing the next generation of talent alongside some of the most established galleries from across the globe. Now in its fourth edition, Art Central is recognised as a place of discovery and a platform for museum quality artworks from more known names to be exhibited alongside cutting-edge works by emerging artists.
The 21st Biennale of Sydney, SUPERPOSITION: Equilibrium & Engagement, will draw on the concept of ‘superposition’ in quantum mechanics as a metaphor to link the notions of equilibrium and engagement, and provide us with insights into the world today.