TODAY! Artexpo New York opens to celebrate 40 Years of Excellence in Art
Artexpo New York officially opens today to the public - celebrating its 40-Year Anniversary as the worlds largest fine art marketplace. The nations longest running contemporary and fine art fair returns to the iconic Pier 94 in Midtown Manhattan, from Thursday, April 19th to Sunday, April 22nd. More than 40,000 people are expected to attend over the three days of electrifying art and culture.
Artexpo New York XL offers Three Shows Within One Venue at the heart of Midtown Manhattan, across 135,000 square feet of uninterrupted convention space. This years expo will host more than 400 innovative exhibiting artists, galleries and publishers from across the globe, showcasing original artwork, prints, paintings, drawings, sculptures, photography, ceramics, giclee, lithographs and glass works among other contemporary and fine art. Artexpo New York is the largest international gathering of qualified trade buyersincluding gallery owners and managers, art dealers, interior designers, architects, corporate art buyers, publishers and art and framing retailers. Attendees will have an opportunity to browse thousands of innovative new works of art and enjoy education seminars, cocktail parties, live entertainment and other special events.
To celebrate 40 years of excellence in art, Artexpo New York presents [MAGNIFY] as the curatorial theme for 2018 examining four decades of artistic expression through a retrospective lens. During its 40-year history, Artexpo New York has hosted the likes of Andy Warhol, Robert Rauschenberg, Keith Haring and Leroy Neiman; magnifying the very best the fine art world has to offer. Avid art enthusiasts and industry leaders will return to enjoy [SOLO] highlighting established and independent emerging artists and [FOTO SOLO] featuring fine art photography from some of the worlds finest abstract, contemporary and realist photographers.
Each year, thousands of art industry insiders flock to Artexpo New York in search of the art and the artists that will shape trends in galleries worldwide. Over the past several years, Pier 94 has quickly become a recognizable event space in New York City, utilized for high end shows and large scale events. Artexpo New York XL follows The Armory Show, completing the trendy convention centers month-long critically acclaimed offering of exhilarating and prominent art fairs in New York City.
711 12th Avenue (55th Street and West Side Highway) New York, NY 10019-5399
Opening Night Preview Party - $20
General Admission - $20
Multi-day pass (Friday, April 20 to Sunday, April 22) - $40
TRADE DAY HOURS
(Trade Attendees Only) Thursday, April 19 | 12 - 7 PM
TRADE DAY – FIRST PREVIEW PARTY
(Trade Attendees Only) Thursday, April 19 | 5 - 7 PM
OPENING NIGHT PARTY
(Trade & Public Welcome) Friday, April 20 | 4 PM - 8 PM
MAIN SHOW HOURS
(Trade & Public Welcome) Friday, April 20 | 10 AM – 8 PM Saturday, April 21 | 11 AM - 7 PM Sunday, April 22 | 11 AM - 6 PM