29 Dec, 2012, 05.28PM IST, Ashoke Nag,Economic Times Bureau

India Art Fair to extend awareness concerning Indian Art Market

29 Dec, 2012, 05.28PM IST, Ashoke Nag,ET Bureau
New Delhi: India Art Fair, India's modern and contemporary art fair, is approaching with its 5th edition from February 1-3. India Art Fair's spotlight is on given that a link building platform to stretch deeper awareness, and create wider access to Indian Art. The art fair will contain 106 exhibitors from 24 countries in the common exhibition area and solo projects. It will also contain a video lounge, an artist bookstore, artist projects and a great Speakers' Forum with over 40 speakers all over.

India Art Fair brings collectively a diverse set of galleries and artists who showcasing a wideness of modern and contemporary art by established and growing artists including painting, sculpture, installation, new media and performance Art. It offers global galleries a platform to showcase their works and discover the Indian Art Market, to gather new collectors and build specular relationships.

The 42 international galleries exhibit in the 5th edition symbolize 24 countries including India and present art from numerous new countries such as Argentina, Bangladesh, Israel, Korea, Latvia, Turkey, Pakistan, Russia, etc. The fair will mark Indian galleries from Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kochi and Agra.

India Art Fair has tried to participate a role in revealing galleries countrywide to a assortment of individual and institutional buyers from transversely the country, and the globe. This edition of the fair will take place in the heart of South Delhi, inside a custom-built tent spanning more than 20,000 sq. Metres.

"Christie's is enchanted to support the India Art Fair in 2013 as we be familiar with its importance as a convening flash for all those who are adoring about the future of the Indian art market and are fascinated in India's national artistic development," said Amin Jaffer, International Director Asian Art, Christie's.