CAN: Up to date Art Now
July 13th to 17th 2022
Ctra d’eivissa a Sant Antoni
07800 Eivissa, Illes Balears
CAN, Contemporary Artwork Now, is a new artwork reasonable that aims to come to be an innovative system to explore the most recent in the recent artistic scene, emphasizing the new languages that have emerged or are in the system of, but creating place for the proposals of set up artists who have excelled in current a long time.
The fair will choose spot from July 13th to 17th in Ibiza. In the course of 5 times, the island will become a assembly issue for artists, art collectors, fans and personalities of the nearby and intercontinental cultural planet. CAN will be the significant art party all through the summer months. CAN, Modern day Art Now, is an initiative by Sergio Sancho, a cultural promoter who now astonished the scene 6 yrs in the past with UVNT Artwork Fair (Urvanity), an additional truthful that has become a ought to-go to celebration in February for the duration of Madrid’s Artwork Week. “CAN indicates ‘house of’ in Ibizan.
We aspire to be the hosts of the avant-garde of the present-day scene. Therefore our surname, now. The island is an inexhaustible source of inspiration in quite a few creative sides, we think it can also be in art as it is in songs, gastronomy, fashion… or in hospitality,” points out Sancho.
In its initial edition, it will convey alongside one another close to thirty global modern day artwork galleries from Europe, America and Asia. Nanzuka Underground (Tokyo), Carl Kostyál (London/Stockholm), WOAW Gallery (Hong Kong), M+B Gallery (Los Angeles), 1969 Gallery (New York), Ruttkowski68 (Cologne/Düsseldorf/Paris) or Dio Horia (Athens), amongst others, have already verified their existence. From the Spanish aspect, ArtNueve (Murcia), L21 Gallery (Palma de Mallorca), Galería Alegría (Barcelona), Veta (Madrid) y Polígrafa (Barcelona).
We will find operates by Ana Barriga, Javi Calleja, Jordi Ribes, Pablo Benzo, Stefan Rinck, Christian Rex Van Minnen, Sally Kindberg, Jake Clark, Matt Bollinger, Chechu Álava, CB Hoyo, Marria Pratts, Ryan Travis Christian, Travis Fish, Julio Anaya Cabbanding, James Jarvis, Imon Boy…
An artwork reasonable by invitation
What helps make CAN stand out is the curatorial do the job carried out by the critic and disseminator, Sasha Bogojev. In every single version, he will recognize and invite a assortment of galleries that, for the reason that of their trajectory and programming, are tracing the panorama of the present inventive scene.
“These are galleries that are located at the forefront of the rising globe artwork scene. By concentrating on emerging and mid-career creators, there is a potent affinity towards figuration among the will work on show, which will give the total honest a pretty focused and distinct attractiveness,” explains the curator, introducing that “the reaction has been very constructive since of the idea and, over all, the site. Many folks in the artwork earth look to have some form of link to the island that I was not aware of and are eager to be component of this version and were being ready to go out of their way to perform out a way to be element of the inaugural 12 months.”
The reasonable will be held at the island’s exhibition venue (FECOEV), on the outskirts of Dalt Vila, with a careful architectural structure the place spaciousness and normal mild will enjoy a major role. This conference, in the month of July, guarantees art and plenty of sunshine, -the truthful will be open up only in the course of the afternoons-, but also with special experiences with courses of parallel gatherings, personal visits to establishments and collections or tunes nights right up until dawn.
“We want to make connections, grow to be a peaceful gathering. Ibiza has ordinarily been a sanctuary for artists and creators. In the sixties, there was the ‘Ibiza 59 Group’ and there is a fantastic offer of local galleries,” Sancho declares. “Our intention is to reinforce the alliances of global galleries with countrywide ones. That artists from right here can enter the worldwide circuit and that all those from abroad develop into greater known in our country”.
©2022 CAN: Modern Art Now, Inneke Gebruers, Carlos Alba
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