Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Paris Photo Los Angeles
April 25 - 27, 2014


Paris Photo Los Angeles, is an important art fair that specializes in artworks created in the photographic medium. It takes place at Paramount Pictures Studios April 25th -27th. This should be a enjoyable fair because of the location. It's an ideal setting to explore how artists have been and are using photography and moving image in their work in the 20th and 21st centuries.

Eighty-one, leading international galleries will present historical and contemporary works by renowned and emerging artists in the legendary Paramount Pictures’ soundstages. The New York Street backlot, a replica of New York City’s streets, will be dedicated to the presentation solo shows, special exhibitions, and bookseller projects, each exhibiting within an exclusive movie set. Also, BMW, will be showing off it's David Hockney art car.

Some of you'll see at Paris Photo Los Angeles.



In Sook Kim, Saturday Night
Courtesy of 313 Art Project, Seoul



Elliott Erwitt, Venice, Italy
Courtesy of Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco



Patricia Lagarde, El Viaje
Courtesy of Patricia Conde, Mexico City



Wendy Small, Swan (from the series Micro Managed)
Courtesy of Von Lintel Gallery, Los Angeles



Mona Kunh, AD6408
Courtesy of Flowers, London



Danny Lyon, from the Destruction of Lower Manhattan
Courtesy of Etherton Gallery, Tucson



Fred Herzog, Main Barber, 1968
Courtesy of Equinox Gallery, Vancouver



Thierry Cohen, Shanghai
Courtesy of Danziger Gallery, New York

Other galleries that you might want to visit include the following: Daniel Blau (London & Munich), Black Ship (New York), Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery (New York), Catherine Edelman Gallery (Chicago), Feroz Galerie (Bonn), Hamiltons ((London), Louise Alexander (Italy), M+B (Los Angeles), Slete (Venice, CA), and Tyler Rollins Fine Art (New York).

The public program is also an important component of the fair. Built around cultural events involving artists, art world professionals, collectors, and cultural institutions, this year’s program will include special exhibitions and the Sound & Vision series of conversations and screenings. For full list of programs visit:  http://www.parisphoto.com/losangeles/program

Location:
Paramount Pictures Studios
5555 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA

Hours:
Friday, April 25th, Noon - 7:00 PM
Saturday, April 26th,  Noon - 7:00 PM
Sunday, April 27th, Noon - 6:00 PM

Paris Photo Los Angeles
http://www.parisphoto.com/ for additional information

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Saturday, April 12, 2014

Silicon Valley Contemporary
A New Art Fair / April 10 - 13, 2014


The inaugural edition of Silicon Valley Contemporary, the region’s first art fair bridging the worlds of art and technology, runs April 10-13th at the downtown San Jose McEnery Convention Center. With a robust program of international exhibitors, special projects, and public events, the fair promises to provide insider access to the Valley’s industry juggernauts and inspire a new breed of contemporary art collector. To compliment the dynamic presentation of works for sale, Silicon Valley Contemporary will provide art enthusiasts, emerging and established collectors, and Valley residents with a week of cultural programming that will include panels, parties, and tours of local institutions.

Here're some of the artworks available:



Devorah Sperber, After van Gogh (Self Portrait)- 2008
Courtesy of Bentley Gallery, Phoenix




Luis Gispert, Gucci Gloom, 2011
Courtesy of David Castillo Gallery, Miami




Jaime Brett Treadwell, How Things Were Made, 2013
Courtesy of Mirus Gallery, San Francisco




Hiroshi Senju, Waterfall, 2013
Courtesy of Sundaram Tagore Gallery, New York




Arnix, This is My Body, 2013
Courtesy of The McLoughlin Gallery, San Francisco


The Silicon Valley Contemporary also offers a nice selection of lectures and special events. It's a nice addition to the San Francisco area art scene and we hope they are back next year.

Visit their website to learn more Silicon Valley Contemporary

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014

The AIPAD Photography Show New York
April 9 - 13, 2014



New York's annual and most important photography art fair opens this week. More than 80 photography galleries and dealers from world will be showing contemporary and vintage photographs at The AIPAD Photography Show. It runs April 10-13, 2014, with a Gala Opening event on Wednesday evening April 9th. You'll find them at the Park Avenue Armory, 643 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10065. Opens daily at 11:00am, continues through Sunday.

The Association of International Photography Art Dealers [AIPAD] was organized in 1979. With members in the United States, Australia, Canada, Europe and Japan, the Association has become a unifying force in the field of photography. AIPAD is dedicated to creating and maintaining high standards in the business of exhibiting, buying and selling photographs as art.

If you're new to collecting photography or just want to learn a little more AIPAD offers ON COLLECTING PHOTOGRAPHY. A 36 page downloadable PDF file with advise on collecting. AIPAD is also presenting four panel discussions on Saturday at Hunter College.

Be sure to check out the following exhibitors from around the United State: Catherine Couturier Gallery (Houston), The Halsted Gallery (Detroit), Paul M. Hertzmann, Inc. (San Francisco), Jackson Fine Art (Atlanta), Paul Kopeikin Gallery (Los Angeles), M+B (Los Angeles), PDNB Gallery (Dallas), Scheinbaum & Russek Ltd. (Santa Fe), and The Weston Gallery (Carmel)



Jessica Eaton showing with M+B (Los Angeles)


New York galleries participating include: Nailya Alexander Gallery, Keith de Lellis Gallery, Howard Greenberg Gallery, Steven Kasher Gallery, Andrea Meislin Gallery, P.P.O.W., Robert Mann Gallery, Throckmorton Fine Art, Yancey Richardson Gallery, and Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery to name a few.



Ellen Kooi showing with P.P.O.W (New York)


International galleries that traveled far to attend: 798 Photo Gallery (Beijing), Eric Franck Fine Art (London), Feroz Galerie (Bonn), Galerie f5,6 (Munich),GalerĂ­a Vasari (Buenos Aires), Daniel Blau (London), Galerie Johannes Faber (Vienna), Taka Ishii Gallery (Tokyo), and M97 Gallery (Shanghai).

For a full list of exhibitors and additional information visit the AIPAD website: http://www.aipad.com/

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Friday, April 4, 2014

Artexpo New York
April 4th - 6th Pier 94


This weekend in New York you can vist Artexpo. For more than thirty-five years, Artexpo brings publishers, galleries and collectors face-to-face with hundreds of established and emerging artists. Artexpo includes three shows under one roof: Artexpo New York, the world’s largest fine art trade show; [SOLO], highlighting new and emerging artists; and DECOR Expo Showcase, a trade-only show featuring the latest art and framing industry trends. Artexpo features more than 400 innovative exhibiting artists, galleries and publishers from across the globe, showcasing exciting original artwork, prints, paintings, drawings, sculpture, photography, ceramics, giclee prints, lithographs, glass works and more. It all takes place Friday, April 4 –Sunday, April 6, at Pier 94, at 711 12th Ave (55th Street & the West Side Highway) New York.

a VIP opening preview party that takes place from 4 – 7pm. on Friday, April 4, and includes light hors d’oeuvres; free vodka cocktails courtesy of Belaya Rus; free snacks from KIND bars and Vita Coco; musical entertainment; and the unveiling of Artexpo’s inaugural poster contest winner.

Three artists you will enjoy seeing are Tominaga Bond, Visky Salvage and Lidia Stecher. Be sure to stop by their booths and say hello. (tried uploading pictures, but was unable, sorry no visuals to show at this time.

Hours:
Friday April 4th, 10 - 7pm, with VIP Opening, 4 - 7pm.
Saturday, April 5th, 10 - 7pm
Sunday, April 6th, 10 - 6pm

Visit the Artexpo New York website for information.

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