CHART ART FAIR Announces Full Program for 2018 Edition
The 2018 program includes CHART Emerging, a group exhibition with the new generation of artists in the Nordic region curated by Helga Christoffersen, Associate Curator at the New Museum, New York; CHART Architecture intended to promote young, Nordic architects; CHART Curio, a thematic exhibition under the title ‘Trans Act!’, aiming to unravel complex structures in the field of design; Alice Anderson exhibiting for the first time in the Nordic region; CHART x Designmuseum Denmark, exhibiting the work ‘Sinus’ where textiles are turned into an interactive instrument by artist Pearla Pigao, CHART X KØS, an audio walk that takes you through various transitory sites in Copenhagen by Rimini Protokoll, performances, concerts and talks ; CHART X THE ROYAL DANISH THEATRE / CORPUS a performative dance piece exploring the crossfield between art and performance.
44 exhibiting galleries from the Nordic countries have been invited to participate in the sixth edition of CHART. CHART ART FAIR, the core section of CHART, features outstanding 20th- and 21st-century artworks in a range of media presented by 32 leading Nordic galleries. CHART welcomes three new participants, Cecilia Hillström (Sweden), Galleria Heino (Finland), and Galerie Nordenhake (Sweden/Germany), and 29 returning galleries.
In conjunction with the art fair, CHART DESIGN FAIR invites the leading design galleries in the Nordic region to exhibit in the historic rooms of Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art. 12 exhibiting galleries will celebrate the Scandinavian tradition of arts and crafts, ‘Skønvirke,’ which inspired the founders of Den Frie, the first artists' association established in Denmark.