In few days, the 6th edition of the singapore contemporary art fair will be open. Last year, HASHT-ART has discovered this fair, and this new contemporary art market, who’s rising in Asia . As last year, ART STAGE SINGAPORE continues to be innovative in market development by matchmaking segmented regional markets and encouraging dialogues about contemporary art (Vernissage on January 20, 2016).
ART STAGE SINGAPORE wanted to energize a little more each year the contemporary artmarket in this region of Asia, opposite places like Hong Kong or Shanghai, where the art market is already well established few years ago.
A diverse range of carefully galleries has been selected from across Asia and the world, featuring 170 galleries from 33 countries and 30 global cities (China, USA, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Europe, etc.). In line with Art Stage Singapore strong Asian identity, there will be a strong showing of 75 percent Asia-based galleries at Art Stage Singapore 2016, and with notable regional artists presented at the fair, from Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailande, Philippines, etc. As Art Stage Singapore is the meeting point for international art collectors and art professionals, high-profile visitors to the 2016 Fair will include Simon de Pury, Rem Koolhaas, and Lu Xun.
Art Stage Singapore 2016 is the anchor event of the Singapore Art Week and takes place from 21 to 24 January 2016 at Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre. Strategic Partners of Art Stage Singapore 2016 include Economic Development Board (EDB), Singapore Tourism Board (STB), National Arts Council (NAC), the Singapore Art Museum (SAM) and the new National Gallery Singapore, with Official VIP Lounge Designer ASYLUM, Partner Artsy.net and My Art Guide, among others.
ART STAGE SINGAPORE 2016
January 21-24, 2016
Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Avenue, 018956 Singapore
Public fair opening hours :
21 January 2016 (Thu): 12pm–8pm / 22 January 2016 (Fri): 12pm–7pm
23 January 2016 (Sat): 11am–7pm / 24 January 2016 (Sun): 11am–6pm
MRT : Bayfront Station (CE2, Exit B, C, D, E) along the Circle Line Extension
Official website : here