PINTA: Latin American Art Fair

PINTA New York Latin American Art Fair will have a new location. A fair of modern and contemporary art, PINTA will take place at 7 West 34th Street (at 5th Avenue) accommodating fifty galleries and projects from the United States, Latin America, the Caribbean, and Europe. It will run from November 10 to 13, 2011.

For the fifth year in a row, New York will see some of the best modern art, including works by masters of painting and sculpture from Latin America such as Fernando Botero (Colombia), Rufino Tamayo (Mexico), Wifredo Lam (Cuba) and Roberto Matta (Chile); as well as geometric abstraction, concrete art, and conceptual art from the 1970s and 1980s that have been the fair’s signature since its first edition in 2007. Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Cuba, Mexico, Peru and Venezuela will also be significantly represented in this fair.

Among the many participating galleries at PINTA New York 2011, those from the broader Caribbean include Acacia Gallery, Havana; Art Nouveau, Maracaibo – Miami; Cuban Art Projects, Havana; Dot Fiftyone, Miami; Durban Segnini, Miami; Estudio Arte 8, Caracas; Habana, Havana; Hardcore Art Contemporary Space, Miami; Lyle O. Reitzel, Santo Domingo; Pan American Art Projects, Miami; Praxis International Art, New York; Sammer Gallery, LLC, Miami; and The Americas Collection, Miami.

For more information, see http://www.artnexus.com/PressReleases_View.aspx?DocumentID=23601  and http://www.pintaart.com/

Shown here, “Red with White Triangle” by Carmen Herrera (Cuba), from http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2009/aug/02/carmen-herrera-ikon-gallery

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