Through its commitment to the discoveries of local to international curators, SPRING/BREAK Art Show will again offer a unique destination for collectors, artists, galleries, critics, scene junkies & art enthusiasts during the city’s art fair week. Over One Hundred curators will premiere new artworks created by over 800 artists, all selected around this year’s central art fair theme, ⌘COPY⌘PASTE.”
Independent is another alternative model art fair that was conceived by Elizabeth Dee (Founder Elizabeth Dee Gallery) and Darren Flook, developed in conjunction with creative advisor Matthew Higgs (Director/Chief Curator White Columns) and fair director Laura Mitterrand.
When it began it was a clear departure from the look of the typical art fair and while it may have evolved from its' original concept, the spirit of the fair has attempted to stay the same. To learn more about it, check out the following NY Times article.
Silvermine Arts Center