ARTBO 2017 - Main Section
ARTBO 2017 applications for the Main Section are now available. The deadline to apply is April 12, 2017.
For the past four years, ARTBO and Casa Editorial El Tiempo have presented the Artecámara Award to Colombian emerging artists
The Gran Salón of Corferias brings together 74 galleries from 28 cities of the world for the 12th edition of ARTBO: a combination of established galleries, emerging galleries and galleries with cutting edge.
In Proyectos, Jens Hoffmann—a world-class curator—presents a group of artists who work on the human figure through painting; a sort of revival of figurative art in our time, inspired by Colombian masters, Debora Arango and Beatriz Gonzalez.
This year, Jaime Cerón will perform a curatorial exercise in the restaurant area of ARTBO Fair, which proposes a dialogue between art and gastronomy.
Artecámara exhibits the works of 23 promising young Colombian artists and a artist-run space in "Localizaciones, lugares, locales, dislocaciones" curated by Colombian, Fernando Escobar.
Libro de artista, curated by La Silueta, invites sixteen publishers to offer the public a series of books, which are works of art.
This year Foro proposes to expand the traditional lecture format with actions and performances.
Articularte, a section dedicated to art education, is for the second consecutive year curated by the artist collective Laagencia. The proposal includes a series of laboratories and workshops directed towards understanding and questioning the role of museums today.
ARTBO, the program of Bogota’s Chamber of Commerce, organized by the International Art Fair of Bogotá, is pleased to introduce the curatorial team to participate in each of this year’s sections.
“A strong artistic scene consolidates through the interaction of three components: production (the artists), mediation (museums, independent spaces, specialized magazines, curators, critique, and cultural journalism) and the market (galleries, collectors, fairs, auctions).” Foro ARTBO 2015’s Reader was edited by José Roca.
Learn about the galleries, artists and the different curatorial views in ARTBO 2016.
Catalogue of the exhibition “Esfuerzos por nombrar: primera asamblea de críticos de arte ante la crisis del no-objetualismo” curated by Pablo León de la Barra and Ericka Flórez.
Learn about “The subtleties of the argument”, curated by Magali Arriola and Mario García Torres for Foro 2016. The graphic essay We communicate in uncanny ways by Mario García Torres is included in this publication.
Artecámara, curated by Fernando Escobar, approached the notion of territory from different perspectives.