ABACT receives applications from art galleries from all over Brazil to 03 from June to 31 th July 2019
The 4th edition of Art Weekend São Paulo, will happen in days 8, 9 and 10 November, comes to town bringing many new. Among them, the event will international partnership "Gallery Weekend”, workshops for children and adolescents in the public school system, artists' studios, guided city tours – highlighting hits on pounds – and roundtables on the topic.
conceived by Brazilian Association of Contemporary Art - ABACT, the Art Weekend São Paulo encourages the public to visit and know the galleries and cultural institutions partner, promote and advertise for free artistic and cultural activities of the city, beyond promoting new forms of partnerships and business. In 2018, the circuit featured 50 galleries, of which 12 They were from other cities, totaling over 100 shows and events and an audience of 3.000 people.
Some activities and services that were successful in previous editions will be held this year, such as They receive galleries galleries – project where paulistanas galleries welcome galleries from out of town -, special programs offered by the participants, as performances, launch of books, conversations with artists and curators from other activations. The Art Weekend will also have van service to connect the public to the locations of the various events.
To participate, galleries interested should complete the form (CLICK HERE) until day 31 July. Associated with ABACT do not pay to be in the event, while those who are not members must pay an administrative fee for participation. The regular participants will benefit from a special rate for fidelity.
Doubts They should be sent to the e-mail email@example.com or clarified over the phone (11) 2365 0481.
Sponsorship – JK Iguatemi
The expansion of activities in the 4th edition of the event takes place under the partnership between ABACT and shopping JK Iguatemi, official sponsor of the event. The sponsorship comes through the Municipal Support Program for Cultural Projects (Pro-Mac) the Municipality of Secretary of Culture of São Paulo.
About a ABACT
The Brazilian Association of Contemporary Art - ABACT is a nonprofit organization that represents 46 art galleries in the primary market 6 Brazilian states and the Federal District. His performance as a class entity is through the alignment of sectoral interests, promoting actions to encourage professionalization of its internal frameworks and market cutting red tape, as well as education initiatives and promotion of dialogue between the national and international market players.
In addition to the Art Weekend São Paulo, the Association develops other projects like Latitude – platform for Brazilian galleries abroad, the Galleries Forum and the auction ABACT.
About JK Iguatemi
Designed in an innovative concept in every way, JK Iguatemi opened in 2012. With a complete mix, the project meets fashion, gastronomy, art, Culture, Entertainment, leisure, technology, design and excellent services in one place. More than that, JK Iguatemi anticipates trends, one of the main references of the sector. It is part of their DNA the pillars of innovation and experience, making each visit is unique, full of different and unprecedented opportunities for the whole family.