The month of May appears to bloom in other forms than just Nature. This month is full of interesting fairs and exhibitions around the world. From New York Art Week, the height of New York’s art and cultural season to The Chelsea Flower Show in London. Read on and enjoy art and beauty.
Fairs and Exhibitions around the World
New York Events and Fairs
I’ll make sure to pay a visit to The Hampton Designer Showhouse, which stays open longer and get inspired by all these incredible designers. All proceeds of this 45 year old design event benefit Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club, which currently reaches over 10,000 young people at nine locations throughout the Bronx. Today, the club is proudly one of the most prominent and responsive youth development agencies in New York City.
NYC x DESIGN from May 2nd to May 24, 2017
institutions, retailers, manufacturers, entrepreneurs, curators, educators, editors and—of course—designers. Under NYC x DESIGN umbrella there are many other different exhibitions and events throughout New York. Ror a complete list of them go here.
International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) From May 21 to May 24th 2017.
The two sisters fairs produced by Art Miami alongside each other will showcase artwork from more than 150 galleries representing nearly 1,200 artists from 50 countries.
Events in London
The RHS Chelsea Flower Show from May 23rd to May 27th
Showcasing the best on garden design World-renowned garden designers, plant specialists, florists and nurseries come together every year to one of London’s most charming and affluent neighbourhoods to show off cutting-edge garden designs and inspirational floral exhibits.
If you are a young collector with a set budget and happen to be in London, Affordable Art Fair is the place to buy art. The show offers limited edition by household names and younger and emerging artists creations. Work is priced at a maximum of £5,000. Definitely one I would go.
Giacometti from May 10th to September 10th 2017.
Matisse, Picasso and Degas as one of the great painter-sculptors of the
Gallery Weekend from April 28th through Sunday 30th 2017
The festival presents exhibitions by emerging and established artists from 47 Berlin galleries.
Christopher Le Brun, Now Turn The Page. From April 28th through May 26th, 2017
coinciding with Gallery Weekend Berlin there is a solo presentation by acclaimed UK artist, Christopher Le Brun. The British artist’s paintings are stunning. Now Turn the Page features new oil paintings, and mixed media works on paper.
Paris Events and Fairs
Roland-Garros French Open of course from May 28 through June 11 2017
European Museum Night on May 20th
La Nuite Europeenne des Musees- Museums stay open late and many other events are planned among the City of Light.
Saint Germain des Pres Jazz Festival from May 11 through May 22 2017
What could be better than Paris, jazz while enjoying a good glass of Riesling.
Happening in Venice
La Biennale “Viva Arte Viva”
The exhibition that happens biannual, hence its name will open to the public
on Saturday May 13th and runs through Sunday November 26th 2017.
Artists will exhibit in the historic Pavilions at the Giardini, at the
Arsenale and in the historic city centre of Venice.
There are many other events from previous posts that are still going on. For more info go here.