First Gallery Day of the year is coming
On Saturday, May 5, the first Gallery Day of the year arrives, with the support of the City Government. The circuit that begins the cycle 2018 includes the neighborhoods of Palermo and Villa Crespo and will have the participation of 21 galleries, workshops and art spaces will open their doors from 3 pm to 7 pm so you can visit them and live a different afternoon.
In this edition, the accreditation points will be found in: Galería Hache (Loyola 32), Espacio Soler (Soler 5072) and Espacio de Arte Milo Lockett (Cabrera 5507). There, the directors of Gallery will help the GalleryFriends to assemble their tours for the afternoon providing information about what spaces and exhibitions can be visited and what are all the special activities that Gallery offers during the day.
Live music and AfterGallery in HACHE.
At 7:00 pm there will be a #AfterGallery unforgettable at HACHE Galería (Loyola 32) with the beer company Stella Artois.
There we will have the live musical presentation of the new album by Dani Umpi. The shows are sponsored and produced by Otros Formas, the record label that publishes albums by visual artists who also make music. More info at www.otrasformas.com.
Among the 20 Gallery Members that can be visited on Saturday, May 5, are the galleries of Meridiano, the Argentine Chamber of Contemporary Art Galleries:
Ruth Benzacar [Juan Ramírez de Velazco 1287], who presents the exhibition "Ficción primitiva" by Mariana Tellería; Nora Fisch [Av. Córdoba 5222] with "Doble de cuerpo" by Alberto Goldenstein and Raúl Flores, curated by Ariel Authier and "Honduras" by Julián Terán; Gachi Prieto [Uriarte 1373] with the closing of the exhibition "While I'm sleeping" by Nino Cais; HACHE [Loyola 32] presents "Una rosa es una" by Ivana Vollaro with curatorship of Santiago García Navarro; Quimera [Güemes 4474] with the closing of the collective exhibition "Leña del arbol caído"; Zmud [Bonpland 721] with the closing of the exhibition "Fabers" by Gabriel Baggio and "Sol de Noche" by Viviana Abelson; Pavilion 4 [Ramírez de Velazco 556 PB] with "Bad Housing Elections" by Jorge Opazo, Marcela Oliva and Amanda García; UV studies [Humboldt 401] with the inauguration of the exhibition "Laguna Matata" by Fernanda Laguna, Lolo and Lauti; Granada Gallery [Godoy Cruz 1644] with the closing of the exhibition "Castles in the Air" by Mariana Espeche.
We also recommend this opportunity to visit the selection of works of international consecrated artists such as Jeff Koons, Damien Hirst, Takashi Murakami, Pablo Amoedo, Nicolas Garcia Uriburu, John Hewitt, among others exhibited in the BMA Gallery - Bolmani Modern Art (Honduras 5550) in post - war and contemporary art.
On this occasion we will have the participation of three new spaces. One of them is the UNION Gallery specializing in urban art (Costa Rica 5929) and MUNTREF Art and Nature Center (Avenida Sarmiento 2725) and the launch of DEARTE.COM.AR, an online art gallery that will make its presentation with an event of live painting.
At Espacio Soler, an opening will be presented with unpublished works by Diana Dowek.
You can also visit the workshops of Laura Lambré and Cristina Dartiguelongue (Casa - Taller ORO); Galería Forma, the ArtePar contemporary art space of the Par Foundation; and the art spaces Milo Lockett, Daín Usina Cultural, Soler and Casa O.
More information, participating spaces and a map on www.gallery.com.ar
Gallery is an event promoted in 2001 by the magazine Art to the Day that proposes a tour of the galleries and art spaces of the City of Buenos Aires through three circuits: Palermo / Villa Crespo, Recoleta / Retiro and District of the Arts. In the eleven annual editions of Gallery Days and Gallery Nights you can visit more than 80 spaces, learn about art, listen to live music, participate in contests and exclusive activities and enjoy a complimentary drink from our sponsors.
Gallery supports the unconditional support of companies such as OMINT Group, Duhau Palace - Park Hyatt Bs. As., Hotel Panamericano and Andreani Foundation and the collaboration of Meridiano and Other Forms. Our media partners are Diario La Nación, Muchnik & Co and Art District and each meeting is served by inviting attendees with Stella Artois beers.