Save the date: the third edition of Art on Paper is taking place from 7 to 10 September at BOZAR, Brussels

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 — Art on Paper is an art fair devoted to contemporary drawing. 25 contemporary art galleries from Belgium and around the world will come together at the BOZAR Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels for the third edition of the fair, taking place from 7 to 10 September 2017. Each gallery displays a solo show featuring an established or emerging artist whose focus is on drawing. An artist's stroke will thus stand out within each exhibition space. 
 

Drawing has returned to the forefront of contemporary art and its value, as both a practice and a medium, is widely recognised. Art on Paper is designed to showcase the best in contemporary drawing through a curated mix of established and emerging galleries. An artistic director, supported by a selection committee, maintains the lasting and demanding line drawn for the show. The stage design structures the space in response to the specifics of the project that hosts it. 


Art on Paper is

  • A specialized art fair held in a major cultural institution
  • A show that asserts to the vitality of contemporary drawing and its expanded field
  • 25 exhibitors presenting 25 artist's solo shows selected by a rigorous committee for a highly qualitative event
  • Belgian, international, young and established galleries meeting in Brussels, core city of the contemporary art scene
  • The opportunity to meet influential art collectors and professionals of the artworld.

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Third edition: 07---09 September 2017

LIST OF EXHIBITORS 2017

  1. 1.            Galerie Zink WALDKIRCHEN IN DER OBERPFALZ /DE & JAVIER CALLEJA

    2.            Kristof De Clercq GHENT/BE & PETER MORRENS

    3.            Irene Laub BRUSSELS/BE & EIRENE EFSTATHIOU

    4.            Balzer Projects BASEL/SWI & LAWRENCE POWER

    5.            Paper Gallery MANCHESTER/UK & ILONA KISS

    6.            Albert Baronian BRUSSELS/BE & ROBERT DEVRIENDT

    7.            Meessen De Clercq BRUSSELS/BE & NICOLAS LAMAS

    8.            Galerie Papillon PARIS/FR & CATHRYN BOCH

    9.            Barbara Gross Galerie MUNICH/DE & SILVIA BÄCHLI

    10.         Tommy Simoens ANTWERP/BE & PAVEL BÜCHLER

    11.         Galerie Maurits van de Laar THE HAGUE/NL & DIRK ZOETE

    12.         A-Lounge SEOUL/SKR & SHUBIGI RAO

    13.         Hopstreet Gallery BRUSSELS/BE & TINUS VERMEERSCH

    14.         Betts Project LONDON/UK & PIER VITTORIO AURELI

    15.         Rossicontemporary BRUSSELS/BE & CAROLINA FERNANDEZ

    16.         Michel Rein BRUSSELS/BE - PARIS/FRA & RAPHAËL ZARKA

    17.         Dauwens & Beernaert Gallery BRUSSELS/BE & LAETITIA DE CHOCQUEUSE

    18.         Archiraar Gallery BRUSSELS/BE & ELODIE HUET

    19.         Gallery Kitai TOKYO/JPN & REIKO TSUNASHIMA

    20.         LMNO BRUSSELS/BE & LISE DUCLAUX

    21.         Galerie DuflonRacz BERN/SWI - BRUSSELS/BE & BETTINA CARL

    22.         Galerie Nadja Vilenne LIEGE/BE & JOHN MURPHY

    23.         Gallery Sofie Van De Velde ANTWERP/BE & JOHAN DE WILDE

    24.         Martin Kudlek Gallery COLOGNE/DE  & FRANZ BURKHARDT

    25.         Gallery Martin Mertens BERLIN/DE with Patrick Heide Contemporary Art LONDON/UK & PIUS FOX

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SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • Olivier Gevart / Ete 78
  • Denis De Rudder / La Cambre
  • Yves Lecointre / Frac Picardie
  • Joost Declercq / Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens
  • Sophie Lauwers / Head of exhibitions BOZAR
  • Tanguy Van Quickenborne / Art collector
  • Catherine de Zegher / Museum of fine Arts Ghent

 

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Practical information

BOZAR Terarken rooms
Rue Ravenstein 23,
1000 Brussels

WEDNESDAY 06.09 VIP (by invitation only):
1 am > 4 pm - lunch for collectors and art professionals 
4 pm > 7 pm - journalists’ preview + VIP + guided tour with art historian
7 pm > 10 pm - exhibition opening

THURSDAY 07.09 - SUNDAY 10.09: 11u00 > 19u00 - open to the public

More info: www.artonpaper.be

Galerie Zink_Javier Calleja, Ceci n’est pas une pomme de terre, 2014, mix media on paper, 18 x 26 cm
GallerySofievdVelde_JohanDeWilde_History249_2017_PencilAndAcrylOnCardboard_21x30cm.tiff
GaleriePapillon_CathrynBoch_Sans titre_2016_-®jcLett_2
Meessen De Clercq_Nicolas Lamas_Eye tracking_2016_Drawing on graph paper_30,5x42,5 cm
Kristof De Clercq gallery_Peter Morrens, 2015, Vous m'oublierez (Point Blank Press), chinese ink on paper, 21 x 29,7 cm
Kitai gallery_Reiko Tsunashima_A moment of Eternity_2006_Sumi-ink on paper_72x51cm
BarbaraGrossGalerie_SilviaBächli_2012_Untitled_Gouache_on_paper_75x55cm_Nr432
Dauwens & Beernaert Gallery_laetitiadechocqueuse_saragosse_n4
DuflonRacz Gallery_Bettina Carl, Homme de Terre, 2014, mixed media on paper, 36 cm x 27 cm
Dirk-Zoete-Fragile-setting-and-elephant-2011-pencil-on-paper-164x240cm