Global network of Visual artists,Art buyers,Art galleries and Art lovers
Epicentre Art Mart
27 February - 1 March 2009
Epicentre, Apparel House, Sector 44 Gurgaon, India
A pan India Art Mart will be held over three days Friday 27, Saturday 28 February and Sunday 1 March 2009, in the millennium city at its well known cultural destination- Epicentre in Gurgaon. Spread over an area of 45000 sq ft, the Art Mart will feature 1000+ works by about 200 artists and 80 galleries/stalls. There will be art by renowned masters and emerging artists, in the specially designed cultural space. It will draw thousands of art lovers, collectors, artists, dealers, curators, experts, art enthusiasts as well as print and electronic media from all over the country and abroad including institutions and museum representatives who will be invited to partake of the artistic highlight of the year.
There will be paintings, drawings, sculptures, ceramics, installations, photographs, prints, digital and video art, mixed media and performance art to represent the full spectrum of contemporary Indian creativity and art of high aesthetic merit and value from all over the country that individuals, institutions, hospitality businesses and corporate houses will have access to. The fair will also include an exclusive section of works by international artists along with a unique show of art by a special needs group for its inaugural launch. It promises to become an annual meeting ground for the art world and a Mecca for art connoisseurs in the region.
A series of associated events ranging from 'face to face' for buyers with artists to 'on the spot painting competition' for children, an art camp for artists, a panel discussion for experts, live sessions of portrait and caricature painting for the public as well as art book café, collectors' lounge, special previews, gala launches and performances have been lined up.
Participation in the fair will be restricted to invited galleries, select artists, cultural institutions, art publishing houses, art material suppliers as well as art funds from within India and abroad in the following three categories and sizes at specified rates:
Premium Gallery, designed and enclosed display stands 3meters x 3meters each for Rs 40,000
Standard Cubicles of 3meters x 2meters each for Rs 30,000
Open Forum for artists 6 x 8 ft each stand Rs 10,000
This is the consolidated fee structure for the 3 day Art Mart and is inclusive of quality display facilities and extensive PR and media build up that will be provided through Epicentre's Calendar, its extensive emailing list and other initiatives, to all registered participants with no additional costs to them. The organizers Events Etc. in association with Art Bank, with support from a team of experts including curator Sushma Bahl will be monitoring the project to ensure its quality, marketing and effectiveness.
You are invited to apply for the space by completing and returning to us the attached form at the earliest convenient. Our expert committee will meet to review the applications and you will be informed of the outcome latest by.
Kindly courier cheque/DD below mention address by the name of " EVENTS ETC"
Contact us as follows:
Contact + 91 9911234617
D-49, Defence Colony
New Delhi- 110024
Epicentre at Apparel House
Sector 44, Gurgaon
Art Mart: 27 Feb to 1March 2009, 10 am
Guided gallery tours
Art book café
Art film screenings