• FEB 13 to FEB 17
    ARCO Madrid
    Art Fair
    ARCO Madrid 2013 - Spain


    • Art Fair
    • Contemporary
    • Emerging Artists
    • Photography

    Dates and Opening hours

    FEB 13 to FEB 17, 2013

    Friday 15, Saturday 16 & Sunday 17, from noon to 8 pm.

    Vernissage: Wednesday 13, from noon to 9 pm & Thursday 14, from noon to 8 pm.

    Event Location

    ARCO Madrid

    Feria de Madrid Pabellones 8 y 10 de la Feria de Madrid

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    The 32nd edition of the international contemporary art fair will feature the presence of 202 galleries from around 30 countries. The General Programme will bring a total of 147 galleries selected by the Organizing Committee of ARCOmadrid. Curated sections grouped on the other hand, a total of 55 galleries, spread over Turkey FOCUS program, with 10 Turkish galleries selected by Vasif Kortun, director of research and programmes of the institution SALT; the programme Opening - young galleries, with 22 participants selected by the Commissioners Manuel Segade and Veronica Roberts - and Solo Projects: Focus Latin America, in which 23 individual projects of selected Latin American artists will be displayed by Inti Guerrero, associate artistic director of TEOR/éTica (Costa Rica);Catalina Lozano, co-founder and independent Commissioner of de_sitio (Mexico); GabrielPérez-Barreiro, director of the Fundación Cisneros / collection Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, (New York and Caracas); Alexia Tala, independent curator (Chile); and Cri stiana yew, independent curator (Brazil).


    On the occasion of the participation of Turkey as guest of ARCOmadrid 2013, on Thursday November 22 will be held in Istanbul a press conference in which they will present key data from its 32nd edition, to be held from 13 to 17 February 2013, and the details of the artistic program FOCUS Turkey, which will host the participation of a dozen Turkish galleries and a program of exhibitions in different parts of Madrid.

    Besides participating galleries in the General Program and curated sections - Focus Turkey, Solo Projects: Focus Latin America and Opening-Young Galleries - detailing all the new features to promote collecting and presence professional Fair, critics and collectors worldwide. It also will be announced all activities surrounding the Experts Forum, convened the various awards, stock AfterARCO host exhibitions and major museums and art centers in Madrid, many of whom meet exhibitions and artists Turks, on the occasion of the special presence of Turkey in ARCOmadrid.

    On the other hand, will have its presence in ARCOmadrid Contemporary Instanbul (21 to 25 November) with a space that will provide information on the project Focus Turkey and other programs of the Fair, along with its comprehensive range of collectors and special guests .

    The press briefing will be conducted by Naci Koru Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey, Luis Eduardo Cortés, Executive Chairman of IFEMA, organizer of ARCOmadrid; Carlos Urroz, Director of ARCOmadrid and Vasif Kortun Commissioner FOCUS Turkey.


    Car park
    Feria de Madrid. €9.00 charge (Full day, prepayment)

    Ticket prices
    Friday 15 and Saturday 16: €40 (VAT included)
    Sunday 17: €30 (VAT included)
    General Ticket + Catalogue: €66 (VAT included)

    Friday 15, Saturday 16 and Sunday 17: €21 (VAT included)
    Student Ticket + Catalogue: €50 (VAT included)

    Public €40 (VAT included)
    Exhibitors €30 (VAT included)
    Amigos de ARCO Association and Press €30 (VAT included

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