5 February 2020

Taipei Dangtai A Nice Discovery – Virginie Puertolas-Syn

Taipei Dangtai turned out to be a pleasant surprise when I visited mid of January. 

2 May 2019


Frieze New York Launches 2019 Edition Without A Hitch

The opening day of this year’s Frieze New York, which featured galleries from 26 countries was a roaring success following last year’s scorching fiasco

17 April 2019


Art Cologne: The First Contemporary Art fair – Paul Carey-Kent

Art Cologne 2019 Report – founded in 1967 and so the first of the modern-style art fairs – had a lean time in the 2000s but has recovered its status somewhat.

12 March 2019

ArtBAB A Show Of Cultural Strength For The Gulf Region

The fourth edition of ArtBAB has closed with a unanimous thumbs-up from both the Artists and exhibiting Galleries.

28 February 2019

ARCO Madrid 2019 Trophy Hunting For Something Profound – Ben Austin

So, with a deep breath and a healthy dose of cynicism I get into a taxi to take me to ARCO, now I must quickly add that ARCO Madrid isn’t really in Madrid proper,

25 October 2017

FIAC 2017 The Grande Dame of Art Fairs By Virginie Syn

FIAC opened this year under an incredible Indian summer heat. One could see the clear blue sky through the glass roof of the magnificent 1900 Belle Époque Grand Palais. With 193 galleries from 30 countries, FIAC succeeded this year in getting back American collectors who had come in far fewer numbers last year.

2 December 2014


Art Basel Miami Has Over Twenty Satellite Fairs On Offer This December

Art Basel Miami Beach, the biggest contemporary-art fair in the U.S. will offer $3 billion of art, as auction revenue hit a record last month in New York. This years Art Basel Miami is the fair’s 13th edition, with 267 galleries from 31 countries representing 4,000 artists. Sellers expect collectors to continue their buying spree […]

17 February 2013


Happiness and Revolution: Welcome to Supermarket Stockholm 2013

This years ‘Supermarket’, the satellite art fair which runs concurrently with ‘Market,’ Stockholm’s prestigious contemporary art fair exhibited 88 emerging galleries from 30 countries, taking part in the Nordic region’s largest art fair in 2013. At Supermarket I met a number of artist-run galleries from all over the world. All were showcasing the latest trends […]

17 October 2012


Fiac Paris Leading Contemporary Art Fair Kicks Off

FIAC the leading Paris contemporary art event launches tonight in Paris. The fair combines pieces by emerging names with blue chip works by Picasso and other 20th-century best-sellers. Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain finally came into its own in the last few years attracting many of the important international galleries like Gagosian, David Zwirner, White Cube […]