PAUL KASMIN GALLERY, NEW YORK
Paul Kasmin Gallery has developed a program in which the work of historic Modernist and Post-War artists is in constant dialogue with that of mid-career and established contemporary artists. The gallery currently represents the estates of Constantin Brancusi, William N. Copley, Max Ernst, Simon Hantaï, Lee Krasner and Robert Motherwell. Further to this, it represents significant contemporary artists such as Walton Ford, Robert Indiana, Ivan Navarro, and Roxy Paine. The gallery participates in numerous art fairs every year such as Art Basel Miami, Art Basel Hong Kong, ADAA, Frieze New York and TEFAF. The gallery currently has three locations in Chelsea.
ROLF SACHS, LONDON
Artist Rolf Sachs is recognized for his distinctive, conceptual approach applied across multitude of disciplines. With work ranging from photography, furniture, lightning, sculpture, installations, through to architectural projects and set design for opera and ballet, Sachs creates works that draws upon the subconscious and aims to gain access to the collective memory. The common thread that runs through his multi-disciplinary work is his passion for experimentation and invention, which drives him to challenge the applications of materials, processes and everyday projects. Sachs work has been showcased internationally in art galleries and museums, including the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Museum für Angewandte Kunst Köln.
THE ARMORY SHOW
The Armory Show is New York City’s premier art fair and a leading cultural destination for discovering and collecting the world’s most important 20th- and 21st-century art. Staged on Piers 92 & 94, The Armory Show features presentations by over 200 leading international galleries, innovative artist commissions and dynamic public programs. Since its founding in 1994, The Armory Show has served as a nexus for the art world, inspiring dialogue, discovery and patronage in the visual arts.
AUSTRIAN CULTURAL FORUM, NEW YORK
With its architectural landmark building in Midtown Manhattan, the Austrian Cultural Forum New York is dedicated to innovative and cutting-edge programming, showcasing the best of Austrian contemporary art, music, literature, performance, and academic thought in New York and the United States. In addition to presenting three group exhibitions per year in its multi-level gallery space and housing around 10,000 volumes of Austria in its state-of-the-art library, it hosts over 100 free events per year in its own auditorium and supports at least as many projects at partner institutions across the nation.
VON CHRISTIERSON COLLECTION: WITHOUT MASKS | CONTEMPORARY AFRO-CUBAN ART, LONDON
The Collection was started in 2007 by Chris von Christierson, a South African business man resident in the UK, in collaboration with Orlando Hernandez, its Cuban curator, and the Watch Hill Foundation, a UK registered charity of the von Christierson Family. The prime objective of the Collection is to educate on the strong cultural ties between Africa and Cuba and to expose the realities of this connection that are so richly portrayed in Afro-Cuban art. The Collection is intended for exhibition internationally as a contribution towards bridging cultural differences, exposing truths and promoting tolerance through honest expression and understanding.
HOTEL WALTHER, PONTRESINA-ST. MORITZ, SWITZERLAND
Set in the scenic Swiss Alps nearby St. Moritz, the 4-star superior Hotel Walther inherits local tradition as a third-generation family-run business. Currently headed by Anne-Rose and Thomas Walther, the historic Belle-Époque hotel holds a worldwide reputation as a the place offering the best and most sought-after experiences of good living, charm, elegance, and service.
NSU ART MUSEUM FORT LAUDERDALE
Founded in 1958, NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale is a premier destination for exhibitions and programs that encompass all facets of civilization’s visual history. The museum is located midway between Miami and Palm Beach in the heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale, one of the fastest growing areas in the U.S. Its distinctive modernist building, which opened in 1986, was designed by renowned architect Edward Larrabee Barnes and is a dynamic cultural hub in Fort Lauderdale’s Arts and Entertainment District. In 2008, the museum became part of Nova Southeastern University, one of the largest private research universities in the U.S.
LES ATELIERS COURBET, NEW YORK
Les Ateliers Courbet is a shop with an adjacent gallery presenting exquisite objects, furniture, textile, lighting collections and home accessories scoured from the world’s most revered workshops established as far back as the 16th century. Like galleries to artists, the team represents a portfolio of master-craftsmen that carryon traditional, painstaking savoir-faire and extend their smithery to our contemporary lifestyle. Les Ateliers Courbet bridges its portfolio of workshops to a clientele of interior designers while creating exclusive collaborations between the masters and contemporary artists, designers or guest luminaries of today. The tightly curated selection encompasses one-of-a-kind and limited edition pieces.
NORWEGIAN ICONS, NORWAY
The intention of Norwegian Icons is to raise international awareness of Norway's significant contribution to Scandinavian mid-century design. Norwegian Icons has recently presented exhibitions in New York, Tokyo, Milan (during the 2015 Salone del Mobile), and many more.
Founded in Vienna’s Weihburggasse in 1823 by Josef Lobmeyr, Lobmeyr is in its sixth generation as a family business standing for excellent craftsmanship in glass & chandelier manufacturing. Since its early beginnings, Lobmeyr has represented a love of the material, an emotional relationship with the product and a commitment of personal energy and relationships with clients. In this context each generation leaves its trace.
DIRIMART GALLERY, ISTANBUL
Dirimart, founded in 2002 is one of the leading forces in the Turkish art community -in both commercial and intellectual terms. It has been instrumental in strengthening Istanbul's role in the global art scene by cultivating long lasting relationships with prominent international artists and galleries. It has also been playing an active role in the development of a new generation of young Turkish collectors.
Dirimart is preparing to open its second space, which will be the largest commercial art space of the country, in Istanbul, on April 29th in Dolapdere region, the up and coming art hub of the city, next to the Koc Museum to be opened in 2017.