Sep 19, 2019 - Sep 22, 2019Av. Infante Dom Henrique,http://www.artrio.art.br/en
S/N – Glória, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro,
ArtRio 2019 will be held from September 19th to 22nd (preview on September 18th). The success of the seventh edition of ArtRio confirmed the fair as one of the most important on the world art scene. The fair welcomed 52,000 visitors to view works shown by 50 galleries at Marina da Gloria.
ArtRio is more than an art fair; it is a unique event where visitors can view art work by the great masters along side works by up-and-coming artists. ArtRio is active on the art scene throughout the year promoting new artists and galleries by supporting exhibitions and study opportunities. The event is creating an artistic legacy for the Brazilian people who, eager consumers of art and culture, visit the fair in large numbers.
ArtRio is organized by Brenda Valansi, Elisangela Valadares, Luiz Calainho and Alexandre Accioly. Bradesco is the largest sponsor of the event, under the Ministry of Culture’s Culture Incentive Law.
ArtRio is the main endeavor of BEX, producer of cultural events specialized in the visual arts. BEX was founded in 2009, by Brenda Valansi, Elisangela Valadares, Alexandre Accioly dissemination and distribution of Brazilian art within and beyond Brazil’s borders. The organization promotes fairs, publishes art-related materials and attracts international collectors, critics and curators to Brazil. In 2011, businesspeople Alexandre Accioly and Luiz Calainho joined the organization, bringing many new ideas and projects to the endeavor.