Head to Pier 94 on April 23-26 for Artexpo New York, where you’ll find hundreds of art publishers, gallery owners and artists from around the globe. It will be a weekend of extraordinary fine art, seminars, live entertainment and more.
Held annually for 37 years, the event will host over 400+ innovative exhibiting artists, galleries and publishers from across the globe, showcasing exciting original artwork, prints, paintings, drawings, sculpture, photography, ceramics, giclee, lithographs, glass works and more—all under one roof at Pier 94.
Each year thousands of art industry insiders flock to Artexpo New York in search of the art and artists that will shape trends in galleries worldwide. Hosting more than 25,000 avid art enthusiasts annually, Artexpo is the largest international gathering of qualified trade buyers—including gallery owners and managers, art dealers, interior designers, architects, corporate art buyers, and art and framing retailers.
During Artexpo New York, you can browse thousands of innovative new works of art and enjoy state-of-the-art education seminars, cocktail parties, live entertainment and other events. Join the opening night party from 4–7 p.m. on Thursday, April 23, and enjoy free vodka cocktails courtesy of Emory Vodka, wine courtesy of ArtForo Magazine, passed hors d’oeuvres, treats from KIND, and the unveiling of the 2015 Poster Challenge winner.
You can also see the unveiling of the winning original artwork of the Artexpo New York Poster Challenge 2015, which was themed “Passageways” and garnered over 300 entries. The winning image is Without Hesitation by Joëlle Blouin. You can start Friday night off right, and mingle with the exhibiting artists and gallery owners; enjoy complimentary vodka cocktails, wine, and refreshments; and be among the first to see this year’s extraordinary array of fine art. Sponsored by Emory Vodka, ArtForo Magazine, KIND, Vita Coco.
There’s a plethora of helpful seminars being presented this year in the Topics & Trends Education Series—and they’re all free with admission. Brush up on your gallery marketing skills; glean useful tips on art collecting, appraising, framing, and licensing; enjoy Art Talks that uncover some of the most successful exhibitors’ business strategies; witness students create [SYNERGY] Art Projects; and so much more.
Thursday April 23rd – VIP Opening Night Preview Party
Friday April 24th – Sunday April 26th
Multi-Day Pass – $40.00 each. Valid for entire event Thursday-Sunday.
General Admission – $20.00 each. Valid for one admission Thursday-Sunday.
Senior Admission (ages 60+) – $15.00 each. Valid for one admission Thursday-Sunday.
Student Admission (ages 13-17) – $15.00 each. Valid for one admission Thursday-Sunday.
Children aged 12 and under are free. For groups of more than 12, a group rate of $15 is available.
General admission tickets are now available.
VIP Opening Night Preview Party: Thursday, April 23rd: 4PM – 7PM
Thursday (Trade Only), April 23rd: 12PM – 7PM
Friday, April 24th: 12PM – 7PM
Saturday, April 25th: 10AM – 7PM
Sunday, April 26th: 10AM – 6PM
Pier 94 enjoys a prime location and established prestige in the New York convention and special event landscape. Often referred to as the unconventional convention center, Pier 94 offers 135,000 square feet of uninterrupted convention space in an airy venue for art exhibitions and trade shows.
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 2015 will follow The Armory Show, completing the trendy convention center’s month-long, critically acclaimed offering of exhilarating and prominent art fairs in New York City.