FAIRS

Relax, and sit back in your armchair as we travel the world for you, sharing the latest and greatest highlights of art fairs around the globe

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Fata Morgana, Abwab, Dubai Design Week 2020

DUBAI DESIGN WEEK 2020 | PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS

Dubai Design Week returns for its sixth edition from the 9th-14th of November 2020. This edition sheds light on the regional design scene under the theme of redefining and reimagining the way…

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Lubaina Himid, Five Conversations, 2019. Acrylic on found wooden doors.

FRIEZE LONDON 2020

Frieze London celebrates the best of contemporary art around the world, from the emerging to the iconic. The show will be on view until Friday 16 October We’re taking you on a…

Ebrahim Noroozi, from The Narrative of a Dream series, 2018. Digital print on professional photo paper, 80 x 120 cm. Edition of 5. Courtesy of Silk Road gallery and the artist.

TEER ART FAIR 2020

Twice a year, Teer Art creates a space connecting local galleries, art collectors, curators, artists, industry professionals and visitors of all stripes. This year the fair aims to create an appealing atmosphere…

Fahamu Pecou, BlackBoy, 2020. Acrylic on canvas, 167.6 × 137.2 cm

INTERSECT ASPEN 2020

Intersect Aspen (formerly Art Aspen) is an annual art and cultural event in the heart of one of the nation’s most prestigious collector communities. In 2020 it is an online-only event, replacing…

Cao Fei, Blueprints (Installation view, Serpentine Gallery, 2020) Photo credit: Gautier Deblonde

A GUIDE TO REOPENING MUSEUMS

Museums are gradually reopening their doors to welcome visitors and new exhibitions, here’s a list of museums that are opened/reopening soon. The Museo Reina Sofía – Madrid, Spain Open To a raven…

Lisa Reihana, Te Wai Ngunguru – Nomads of the Sea, 2019. Installation view for the 22nd Biennale of Sydney (2020), Cockatoo Island. Originally co-commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation and Creative New Zealand, Nga Aho Whakaari, Te Taura Whiri Maori Language Commission and Jan Warburton Charitable Trust. Co-produced by Artprojects and Reihanamations Ltd. Presented at the 22nd Biennale of Sydney with generous support from Creative New Zealand and Penelope Seidler AM. Courtesy the artist and Gallery Sally Dan-Cuthbert, Sydney. Photograph: Alex Robinson

THE 22ND BIENNALE OF SYDNEY

The Biennale of Sydney returns for its 22nd edition under the artistic direction of Indigenous Australian artist, Brook Andrew. Titled NIRIN, the biennale showcases a diverse range of contemporary artworks across six…

Alun Be, OUT OF WATER - Evol Series, 2019. Courtesy LouiSimone Guirandou Gallery

HIGHLIGHTS OF 1-54 MARRAKECH

1-54 Marrakech art fair is dedicated to contemporary art from Africa and Europe. This year the fair brings together a diverse set of perspectives from around the world and has carefully selected…

Carlo Bossoli (Lugano 1815 – Turin 1884), The cathedral of Palermo, 1845. Tempera on paper, 59 × 89 cm

LONDON ART WEEK 2020

London Art Week aims to offer the very best paintings, drawings, sculpture and objects dating from Antiquity to the Twenty-First Century. This summer, London Art Week has launched a new online platform,…

Gil Heitor Cortesão, The Crossing #6, 2019. Oil on plexiglas, 72 × 177 cm

PARIS GALLERY WEEKEND 2020

Paris Gallery Weekend promotes a unique way to experience art, carefully drawing routes from one gallery to the other, embedded in the city’s different areas. It invites collectors and amateurs alike to…

Yinka Shonibare CBE, ‘Planets in my Head, Young Geologist’, 2019. Fibreglass mannequin, Dutch wax printed cotton textile, globe, brass, steel base plate, tripod and theodolite, 120 x 107 x 73 cm

ART BASEL 2020

The second edition of Art Basel’s Online Viewing Rooms features an international lineup of 279 leading galleries from 35 countries and territories. This edition provides an extensive overview of the diverse art…

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