After a thorough look around the world,
THE 5TH INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR OF BARCELONA
"BCN INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR" (BIAF) PRESENTS THE INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS OF THE MOMENT
From the 16th to 17th December 2016, the City of Barcelona will once again host the prestigious international exhibition ''BCN INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR (BIAF)'', which in its fifth edition is held at the emblematic surroundings of Maritime Museum Barcelona. To bring the most relevant artists of the world scene together.
After a thorough look around the world, BIAF 2016 compounds boundaries, with more than 100 exhibitors from 35 countries (Australia, South Africa, USA, Japan, South America, Russia, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Israel, Thailand, and Europe), into a variety of artistic manifestations, ranging from the traditional in painting and sculpture, to the most modern and avant-garde in photography, mixed media, illustration and more.
In the 1,700 m2 space of the Sala Comillas, the visitor can contemplate upon a wide variety of artworks and limited editions of the highest quality, in addition to the interesting sessions of "Street Art" live.
Followed by the BIAF past edition success of more than 6,000 visitors, main art galleries, emerging and already established international artists have not missed this call to present their works to a vast audience. In addition, BCN INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR awards its recognized prizes to the best of the moment. The Global Art Awards aim to give the artist and the gallery the recognition they deserve. Prizes are judged by curators and art professionals. Such as this years Robert Llimós, a prominent Catalan artist, as part of the jury, along with other important members of the international art movement. Collectively, they will judge the participants during the fair.
In addition, the BIAF will be pleased to have Zak Van Biljon, the winner of the Rotterdam International Art Fair 2016 Global Art Awards.
Dates and program of the BCN INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR (BIAF) for this edition:
- 16/12/2016. From 6 pm to 9 pm - "Private View & Vernissage"
An exciting and elegant evening that offers art lovers the firsthand opportunity of purchasing selected works from the artists themselves, while enjoying a glass of cava Juvé Camps. This evening is only by invitation. Tickets online.
- 17/12/2016. From 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. - ''Public View''
The fair is open to the public from 11 o'clock in the morning. At 5 p.m., the jury presents the winners of the "Global Art Awards BIAF 2016''.
About Global Art Agency and BCN INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR (BIAF)
Since 2010, Global Art Agency organizes art fairs at the hearts of the most international countries (England, the Netherlands, Japan, the United Arab Emirates, China, Spain, etc.) on a quest to collaborate with some of the most recognized names in the art industry and provide a wonderful experience along the pleasant stay by offering high-class five-star hotel accommodation.
The starting point for these exhibitions is set at the core of the direct contact between the artist and the potential buyer, allowing works of art to be purchased without commission by creating the possibility for the customer to walk in and out with an art piece. This is an unprecedented reality in this type of exhibition, which makes BIAF, and its international sister exhibitions, unique events in the art world.
For further information on this press release, contact Mar Borque & Asociados