|Artaspen - show information (16.7.2012)|
||Join us as Artaspen returns for its eagerly awaited third edition. The fair offers the art world exclusive entry into the semi-private wealthy playground of the rich and famous.|
Aspen First and Only Fine Art Fair for Important Art
Limited in size to 30 dealers, this intimate setting provides fairgoers a manageable viewing and buying experience. Itís the ideal setting for both art dealers and fairgoers to meet and mingle while experiencing the most dynamic marketplace for post-war and contemporary art.
A Passion for Possession
ArtAspen will ignite visitorsí passion for possession as they meander through the two aisles, discovering rare museum caliber treasures while exploring new developments in contemporary art. Itís the perfect setting for art collectors, dealers, curators, art journalists and art enthusiasts to come together. And itís located in the center of town, -three short blocks from Wagner Park on West Hyman and First Street, virtually at the base of Aspenís spectacular Ajax Mountain.
Why Aspen in Summer
Aspenís summer population of residents and visitors is now almost on par with its winter density. The city has long offered summer residents and visitors the finest in culture, art, design, culinary arts , music and philanthropy. The city has vibrant visual arts oriented community comprised of 25 year around galleries, a much respected museum, and a world famous art cultural center.
The Ideal Weekend for Art Lovers
This chic mountain community is long known for its commitment to the visual arts. The rousing success of ArtAspen reinforces the cityís reputation as an art mecca for art collecting and art patronage. The fair, coupled with ArtCrush, draws international attention as it hits the social calendars of the jet setting art fair cognoscenti. Itís the ideal weekend to contemplate world-class art, attend trendy networking media parties, and meet one on one with many of the most prominent dealers in America.
The first weekend in August is traditionally one of Aspenís most populated weekends of the year. What a chance to experience the summer beauty of the Roaring Fork Valley, explore the cityís many cultural event offerings, visit local galleries, and benefit from the grandeur and excitement of Americaís leading boutique fair.
Thursday, August 2, 5 - 9pm | Opening Preview
Friday, August 3, 11am - 7pm
Saturday, August 4, 11am - 7pm
Sunday, August 5, 11am - 6pm