International Contemporary Art Fair ‘ART-ATHINA’, May 12-15

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Do you feel that life in Athens has become much too miserable? How about some walk through art objects that could please our senses and raise our souls?The Hellenic Art Galleries Association ART-ATHINA, the International Contemporary Fair of Athens, organizes its annual fair at the TAE KWON DO closed stadium at Palaio Faliro, May 12-15, 2011.

The 17th edition of the International Contemporary Art Fair of Athens showcases the work of more than 350 artists represented by 58 galleries from 9 countries (Belgium, Cyprus, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Japan, Switzerland, United Kingdom), as well as 42 institutions related to contemporary art (museums, foundations, art publishers and media).

There is also a Parallel program that includes four different video-art screenings, documentary screening, events, happenings and talks. Click here for Details.

As of May 11, Art-Athina will be online via the platform openartcollection.com. Twenty five galleries will show art work and online visitors will be able to participate to an outbid.

official site: www.art-athina.gr and here

Visitors Inforrmation

DURATION & OPENING HOURS
12 – 15 MAY 2011
Thursday 12, 19:00 – 22:30 Opening (by invitation only)
Friday 13, 14:00 – 21:00
Saturday 14, 12:00 – 21:00
Sunday 15, 12:00 – 21:00

TICKETS
Full price: €10
Concessions: €5 (children under 12, students, members of the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece, people over the age of 65)
For groups over 10 people, please contact: [T] +30 210 3303533, [E] info@art-athina.gr

VENUE
Faliro Pavilion (TaeKwonDo), Hellenic Olympic Properties
2 Moraitini str., 17561 P. Faliro (Faliron Delta)
(Opposite the P. Faliro Village Cinemas complex)

For Public Transport and private car possibilities, check here