With enormous success and, above 10.000 visitors, the 2nd Art Thessaloniki International Contemporary Art Fair was completed for the year 2017, on November 23-26 in TIF-HELEXPO, at Pavilions 10, 9 and 8, bringing the wider public closer to the Modern Art. Prominence was given to Greek Art on the abroad, since people from more than 20 countries visited, which is the stake of such a classy organization. A high-quality briefing took place and, apart from the exhibits, entertainment and action were activated, as well.
The attendance of 30 galleries from 10 different countries: AGATHI KARTALOS, ARTFORUM GALLERY, Artshot-Sophia Gaitani, CHALKOS GALLERY, CHILI ART GALLERY, Donopoulos International Contemporary Fine Arts, EPsilon Art Gallery, Eric Efstathiou Fine Art, GALERI BINYIL, GALERIAKALO, GALLERY F, Gallery Loger, Gallery on the Move, GALLERY TECHNOHOROS, GuruShots, Fuzhou Tentron Artworks, Kaplanon galleries ena contemporary Art Gallery, KAPOPOULOS FINE aRtS, Kivo Art Gallery, LOS ART GALLERY, New Moment Gallery, PAPATZIKOU GALLERY, Pg Art Gallery, Red Round Gallery, SKOUFA GALLERY, Technohoros art gallery, UFOFABRIK, VLASSIS ART GALLERY-ArtNoise και Galeria A(Belgrade)- Watercolor International.
The Honored artists: Costas Tsoclis and Wolf Vostell.
6 Museums Exhibitions from: Theodoros Stamos, Zacharias Portalakis collection, curated by Manos Stefanidis, “Balance exercises: Plannings and implementation: The inevitable indeterminacy or, the readjustment of origin”, curated by the Emeritus Professor of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Mr. Emmanouel Mavrommatis, the International Contemporary Engraving from Georgios Kitis Collection, Stavros Ioannou from Georgios Kostopoulos Collection, curated by Manos Stefanidis, the Laboratory of Industrial Planning, Department of Figurative & Applied Arts AUTH, curated by the Vice Professor Giorgos Liamadis, the Virtual Reality Project, as multiple other Projects, set the cubit high enough to appoint Art Thessaloniki International Contemporary Art Fair, as an institution of an international impact, having nothing to envy from the acknowledged Art Fairs, globally.
The visitors reached, in particular, 10.252, opposite to 9.420 last year, while most of them came from Albania, America, Australia, Austria, Canada, China, Denmark, France, Israel, Japan, South Africa, Turkey etc. The Exhibition, also, attracted a lot of young people from Germany, Great Britain and Italy, and groups of students, from the Faculties of Fines Arts and Architecture.
The 2nd Art Thessaloniki International Contemporary Art Fair was established under the aegis of the Ministries of Culture and Internals (Macedonia-Thrace), the Region of Central Macedonia, the Municipality of Thessaloniki, and of many Institutions of the city.
The administration of TIF-HELEXPO, the Artistic Director Mr. Pantelis Tsatsis and his Team, will welcome you back for the 3rd Art Thessaloniki International Contemporary Art Fair
programmed on 22-25 November 2018, with the slogan:
Distribution – Briefing – Amusement.want to thank you for honoring with your attendance and your presence the 2nd Organization of Art Thessaloniki International Contemporary Art Fair, and promise to continue supporting the Fine Arts and the Creators, changing, by the years to come, the city of Thessaloniki, locally, as much as in an international level.