20th Anniversary Fair Highlights

Adler & Conkright Fine Art. Richard Anuszkiewicz Luminary Orange. Acrylic on canvas 48×48 inches

ArtPalmBeach 20th Edition Exceeds Collectors Expectations 

In its special 20th edition, Art Palm Beach 2017 presented to the international art circuit a careful selection of great modern, contemporary, and emerging artists to be exhibited for the occasion of this special edition by 65 galleries from Latin America, Europe, United States, the Middle East, and Australia.

Latin Art Core Galler. Amelia Pelaez, florero  30inx40in. gouache on board 1962

This year galleries of recognized international trajectory will participate at Art Palm Beach with a resounding selection of artists who defined the aesthetics of the most important modern movements; essential movements of the first half of the 20th century such as Surrealism, cubism, abstraction or constructivism are present at this event showing great masters such as Pablo Picasso, Wilfredo Lam, Joan Miró, Amelia Peláez, Victor Vasarely and Joaquín Torres García.

Acknowledged international expert dealers Adler Conkright Fine Art, New York; ImaginArt, Barcelona, Bogota; Opera Gallery, Paris, New York, Miami, O. Ascanio, Caracas, Miami; Valli Art Gallery, Miami, will enlighten the most experienced collectors and beginners alike with these historical examples of 20th-century art movements.
Pablo Piscasso, Matura Mora, 1955, Imaginart, Barcelona, Bogota

Pablo Piscasso, Matura Mora, 1955, Imaginart, Barcelona, Bogota

Also very important is the selection of contemporary artists represented by specialized galleries with great international prestige. Contemporary art movements that renew the history of post-World War II art, such as optical art, geometric abstraction, kinetic art, neo figuration, informalism or pop art will be on display at Art Palm Beach. Trends represented by key names such as Richard Anuszkiewicz, Jim Dine, Julio Le Parc, Keith Harring, Jeff Koons, Antonio Seguí, Oswaldo Vigas, JR Soto, Alex Katz Manolo Valdez, Giuseppe Amadio, Fernando Botero, Cindy Sherman, Damien Hirst, Frank Stella, Calder, Antoní Tápies, Alberto Biasi and Tomás Sánchez.

Founded in 1997, Art Palm Beach has created a 20-year-long platform that dynamically combines the display, dissemination, and marketing of modern and contemporary art as well as the latest trends. Over 29,000 collectors attended the 2016 edition and dealers from 21 countries. Its trajectory has served as inspiration for other fairs in the United States.

Martine Emdur, Glide, 2016, oil on linen, 183 x 228 cm, Olsen Gallery, Sydney

Introducing new participating galleries to the fair are Olsen Gallery, Sydney previously Olsen Irwin Gallery who until Rex Irwin’s recent retirement was for over 40 years Australia’s most prominent international modern art gallery. Other newcomers are Contempop, Tel Aviv, Israel; Indiana Bond, La Paz, Bolivia; IK Projects, Sao Paulo; Valli Art Gallery, Miami and Opera Gallery, Miami, Paris and New York.

Art Palm Beach offers collectors dynamic program of activities, talks, and events that promote both modern and contemporary art as well as emerging art. Tributes to the modern artists (Marcel Duchamp) and contemporary marks (Manolo Valdez) lead the program of the lecture series . The parallel program also includes concerts, performances, roundtables with artists of great visibility in the contemporary art scene, and curators of prestigious art institutions with great international impact as well.

Posted on January 14, 2017