Swab Barcelona reinvents itself in 2015. Returning for its eight edition, the four-day art fair, led by Director Joaquín Díez-Cascón, hosts a total of 65 contemporary galleries from 22 countries. Held in one of Spain’s most vibrant cities, Swab welcomes over 100 new artists and boasts a dynamic schedule of exhibitor, collectors and special events programmes. In 2015, Swab Seed, curated by David Armengol, gives voice to a series of independent proposals founded outside the margins of institutions in cities such as Barcelona, Madrid and Berlin; Juan Canela presents a group of actions and interventions in Swab Performance; and De Appel Arts Center, Amsterdam, offers its expertise in Swab Fórum.
Swab Barcelona 2015
Vienna Contemporary, Art Fair, Marx Halle Vienna
Austria’s leading international art fair vienna contemporary will take place at its new home, Marx Halle , from 24 until 27 September. This year’s event welcomes 99 galleries from 25 countries, as well as a series of international art institutions.
Adrian Melis: The Value of Absence at Kunsthalle Basel
Kunsthalle Basel’s calendar includes the first solo show by the Cuban artist Adrian Melis. In the centre of the work of the Havana-born artist are depictions of the socialist and capitalist economic system.