He contemporary art this February has great prominence inMadrid, among other reasons, for the opportunity to visit the Art Madrid'16 fair, which you find in the excellent enclave of the Crystal Gallery from CenterCenter atCibeles Palace.
The Art Madrid'16 contemporary art fair it is celebrated from February 24 to 28, and in this special enclave of the Plaza de Cibeles It brings together 46 galleries that present works by 200 national and international artists.
It is a multidisciplinary fair in which in addition to being present the paintings, sculptures, graphic work and photography, there are samples of video art, artistic installations or performance, all of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
Work of Fernando Bayona in Art Madrid'16
In this eleventh edition of the fair there is a large participation of foreign galleries, 30 percent of the participants in the general program from countries such as Germany, Italy, France, Greece, Cuba, Portugal, Latvia and Taiwan.
Apart from the general program, there are two other programs that are developed at the fair.
On the one hand, the One Project Program, which includes eight projects in “just show”, And revolves around a model of hybrid and disjointed figuration.
Work of Lai Wei Yu in Art Madrid'16
For its part, the #Program Parallel This edition is dedicated to the equality and visibility of women in art.
The Visiting hours of the Art Madrid'16 fair they are, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Friday and Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
The ticket prices 12 euros are the general one, and 8 euros the reduced one, from which seniors +60, unemployed and students benefit. Children up to 12 years have free admission.<>