Photo Festivals Europe 2015

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Did you also notice that photo festivals have been popping up like mushrooms during the last, let’s say, ten years? Or at least this seems to be the case for Europe. Where art fairs are slowly getting more accessible for the general audience, photo festivals have generally attracted a larger crowd for years already, for the simple reason that photos … Read More

The Global Affordable Art Fair Sensation

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Affordable Art Fair Amsterdam

The Global Affordable Art Fair Sensation If you compared it to other sectors the commercial art world was backwards, I used to go around art fairs in London in my twenties and I felt I wasn’t being catered for. There I was, with no formal art training but the desire to buy art, and no one was on hand to … Read More

Affordable Art Fair Maastricht

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Affordable Art Fair Maastricht

  [Tweet “Affordable Art Fair Conquers The Dutch South – First time in #Maastricht this weekend!”] Affordable Art Fair Maastricht Conquering The Dutch South   During the very first days of the launch of this site, back at the end of October 2013, the Affordable Art Fair (AAF) made its annual stop in Amsterdam. A great event – and a … Read More

Stockholm Photography Week

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Stockholm Photography Week at Fotografiska

[Tweet “Stockholm Photography Week at @Fotografiska in #Stockholm: a festival for pros and enthusiasts alike.”] Stockholm Photography Week 2014   Stockholm Photography Week kicks off today up north in Stockholm, where the spring is knocking on the door and the archipelago is drenched in sun, providing some good light for outdoor photographers. A fun week ahead – but what can … Read More

The Ninth Florence Biennale

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Tomorrow the doors open up at Florence’s ‘Fortezza da Basso‘ for the ninth Florence Biennale, or to use its official name: ‘La Biennale Internazionale d’Arte Contemporanea di Firenze‘. The Florence of Michelangelo and da Vinci, the city of the Medicis, will for an eternity stay connected to the Rennaissance. Since the Florentine art scene has for centuries been linked with … Read More

Art Taking Over Amsterdam This Weekend

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This coming weekend Amsterdam has again some nice events on offer for the art lovers among us. Below we’ll feature two events that will take a dominant place in the Amsterdam art scene coming days and will be worth checking out: PAN AMSTERDAM Last weekend PAN Amsterdam opened its doors for its 27th edition in Amsterdam Rai. The art fair, … Read More

Last-minute Getaway Tip: FIAC Paris

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Looking for a last-minute getaway this weekend? How about a visit to Paris, City of Love, that as from today hosts FIAC, one of the leading contemporary art shows in the world. With around 200 galleries from all over the world exhibiting work of even more artists, for us it is a perfect event to spend an afternoon and to … Read More

Frieze London

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Last week Frieze – one of world’s leading contemporary art fairs – took place in London. Did not have a chance to visit the fair? Here is a one minute summary of what was on display to see what you have missed. We surely regret not having gone there. How about you? Video © Blouin Artinfo.

Affordable Art Fair New York

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Happen to be in New York this weekend? How about shopping for some affordable art at the Affordable Art Fair New York City? This autumn version – with over 50 galleries displaying contemporary art between $100 and $10,000 – is on until tomorrow 6 October and takes place at The Tunnel in Chelsea. If New York is a bit too … Read More

De Fotohal 21-29 September 2013 in Amsterdam

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De Fotohal

Nobody could claim that our hometown of Amsterdam is lacking exciting new initiatives for local artists, art lovers and visitors alike. Tonight at 7 pm is the official opening of this new exhibition, housing the work of more than 45 promising new photographers on an enormous area of 6400 square meters. De Fotohal is an exciting participation between creative artists … Read More

Noorderlicht: The Sweet and Sour Story of Sugar

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Noorderlicht - The sweet And Sour Taste of Sugar

You might never savour the sweet taste of sugar the same way after you’ve seen the main exhibition at Noorderlicht, “The Sweet and Sour Story of Sugar”. No, don’t worry, it’s not an over-serious production. But there sure is a serious element to it, where history and current geopolitical situations are presented and highlighted in a clever way. The exhibition … Read More