Art New York Returns For Its Fourth Edition
Art New York, presented by Art Miami, returns to Pier 94 in NYC from Thursday, May 3rd through Sunday, May 6th offering noteworthy and fresh works by important artists from the contemporary, modern, post-war and pop eras, featuring paintings, photography, prints, drawings, design and sculpture.
The 2018 edition will see more than 95 international contemporary and modern galleries from 30 countries come together to represent more 1,200 artists including CONTEXT, a platform for a selection of new and established contemporary galleries to present emerging, mid-career and cutting-edge talent.
Fair highlights include:
· The Joe Namath Foundation and Hope for Depression Research Foundation will be co-beneficiaries of the Fair’s VIP Preview on May 3, 2018 from 2pm-5pm.
· Gary Lichtenstein Editions will present a one-man show entitled “Multiple Layers” from artist Cey Adams where 30% of the proceeds will be donated to the Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation. Gary Lichtenstein Editions will dedicate their entire booth to the presentation of more than two dozen new and existing works from Adams, including the New York City native’s 2016 pieces Clark and Reese’s. Individual pieces are priced between $2,000 to $20,000. They will also present a special piece titled Diving into Hampton Water which is valued at $10,000, of which 100% of those proceeds will benefit the Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation.
· Vellum Projects presents Diana Wege’s Reject Violence Prints, which are part of a goal to end violence in our lifetime. Every September during International Peace Month, Wege has placed her anti-violence prints in select bus and telephone kiosks throughout New York City. The lithographs designed in bold block letters exhibit the power of street advertising in order to confront a more provocative message.