Thu 30 May 2019 - Mon 3 June 2019 | All Day
Expo Tel Aviv International Convention Center - Rokach Blvd 101, Tel Aviv,
The fair brings together leading Israeli galleries and significant forces of the Israeli art scene, collaborates with all the Israeli museums, and enjoys the support of leading international art institutions. The fair’s visitors enjoy presentations of the nation’s top galleries, promising emerging galleries and the unique Greenhouse – showcasing the works of select, independent Israeli artists. While following the formula of professional art fairs around the world, Fresh Paint is unique in its role as a launch pad for the careers of up-and-coming, unrepresented artists. The fair’s community projects and fund-raising activities benefit the Tel Aviv Museum of Art and several other nonprofit organizations. Fresh Paint contemporary art fair is an extraordinary opportunity to get to know the energetic Israeli art scene.
Changing its location every year, this annual event is the largest art event Tel Aviv has to offer. Fresh Paint Fair mixes the big and the small together, when the small galleries are working side by side with the large museums to bring you an art fair you won’t forget. With the support of leading international art institutes, Fresh Paint Fair attracts more than 30,000 art lovers every year.
Fresh Paint 2019
As The Fair Enters Its Second Decade, Fresh Paint 11 Launches With A New Format! Fresh Paint 11, the largest and most influential annual art and design event in Israel, will take place between May 30th and June 3rd, 2019.
The fair will be launched with a fresh, new format: Fair and Gallery Weekend
In addition to the celebration of art and culture at Expo Tel Aviv, a program of events and exhibitions will take place throughout Tel Aviv-Yafo, providing a second platform to the annual art event.
The Fair – the Main Event:
From Thursday, May 30th to Monday, June 3rd2019, Fresh Paint returns once again to Expo Tel Aviv, presenting the fair’s well-loved sections alongside exciting additions, including the Independent Artists’ Greenhouse, Fresh Design, Mifal HaPais Design Greenhouse, a video and new media section, a thematic installation exhibition and projects for the community. This year will also see the launch of Fresh Paint Live – every day throughout the fair, between 17:00-20:00, Fresh Paint comes to life at several simultaneous locations, offering visitors extraordinary and exciting one-off experiences of live events and performances.
Gallery Weekend in Tel Aviv-Yafo – the Satellite Event:
From Friday, May 31st to Sunday, June 2nd 2019, clusters of exhibitions and projects will be presented by leading galleries in Tel Aviv, in collaboration with museums, alternative venues, hotels, boutiques and restaurants, opening their doors for a weekend in celebration of art and design in Tel Aviv-Yafo.
The fair is a meeting place for art lovers, the general public, artists, designers and art professionals, and provides an opportunity to purchase artworks by the finest contemporary artists. Every year, Fresh Paint offers a snapshot of the dynamic art and design scenes in Israel.
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