The World`s Largest Fine Art Show, Artexpo New York, Returns to

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact: Nicole Kasak
(813) 966-4314
[email protected]
The World's Largest Fine Art Show, Artexpo New York, Returns to Pier 94 April 23-26 for a
4-Day Art Experience Featuring Unveilings, Parties, Seminars and Awards
NEW YORK – (April 10, 2015) – Redwood Media Group, a leading producer of international fine art shows
and magazines, today announced the return of Artexpo New York to Pier 94, located at 711 12th Ave., New York,
NY, from Thursday, April 23 – Sunday, April 26. For the second consecutive year, Artexpo includes three shows
under one roof: Artexpo New York, the world’s largest fine art trade show; [SOLO], highlighting new and emerging
artists; and DECOR Expo Showcase, a trade-only show featuring the latest art and framing industry trends. This
year’s show serves as host to more than 400 exhibitors, including innovative artists, galleries and publishers from
around the globe, showcasing original artwork, prints, paintings, drawings, sculpture, photography, ceramics,
giclee, lithographs, glass works and more.
Redwood Media Group, parent company of Artexpo New York, is globally recognized for producing juried,
high-end shows that attract an extensive network of trade buyers, collectors and industry insiders. As such, this
year’s show offers an expanded collection of international art, including works from India, Europe, Australia,
Africa, Russia, Cuba, Mexico, Canada, and beyond. Attendees will also experience one of Artexpo New York’s
largest international exhibitions from China, in association with American Hairong Cultural Company, featuring
painting, photography, sculpture and more.
The show also features a VIP Opening Preview Party that takes place from 4 – 7 p.m. on Thursday, April
23, and includes light hors d’oeuvres; complimentary Emory Vodka cocktails, a D'USSÉ cognac tasting; wine and
music courtesy of ArtForo magazine; free snacks from KIND Snacks and Vita Coco; and the unveiling of the 2015
“Passageways” Poster Challenge winner, Without Hesitation by Joëlle Blouin.
Additional show features include:
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Media Meet and Greet – 5–7 p.m. Thursday, April 23, media has access to conduct interviews and meet
artists, gallery owners and show organizers in the International Lounge during the VIP Opening Preview
Party.
Friday Night at Artexpo – 5–7 p.m. Friday, April 23, mingle with artists and gallery owners while enjoying
a D'USSÉ cognac tasting, complimentary cocktails from Emory Vodka and a wine tasting courtesy of
ArtForo magazine in Lounge 94, the Artexpo Lounge and the [SOLO] Lounge.
Lounge spaces throughout the show, courtesy of American Furniture Rental (AFR)
[Synergy] Live Art Events – Art students from New Jersey-based schools, Morris Hills High School and
Woodcliff Middle School, partner with exhibiting artists to create large, original artwork murals onsite.
The works created by the student groups and their respective artist “mentors” on Friday and Saturday will
remain on display adjacent to the Education Pavilion for the duration of the show.
Trends & Topics Education Series – provides complimentary seminars to exhibitors and attendees on a
variety of art topics, such as: art marketing, social media, business strategies, design, and more (complete
curriculum available online).
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Exhibition and LIVE photo shoot during Opening Preview Party by Jordan Matter, photographer and New
York Times bestselling author of “Dancers Among Us.”
Unveiling of 2015 Artexpo New York Poster Challenge winner at 5 p.m. Thursday, April 23.
Meet the Artist events each day of the show, including Nick Paciorek, Mattson's Fine Art, William Ho,
Anna Art Publishing, Art on a Whim Gallery, Maurice Sapiro at Mahlstedt Gallery, and more (check
schedule for daily events).
A range of national and international artists and galleries represented.
To obtain press passes, request additional images or information and for all interview requests,
contact Nicole Kasak at [email protected]
Enjoying crowds of more than 25,000 avid art enthusiasts each year, Artexpo is the largest international
gathering of buyers—including gallery owners and managers, art dealers, interior designers, architects,
corporate art buyers and art & framing retailers. For more information, show hours or to purchase tickets, visit:
www.artexponewyork.com.
About Redwood Media Group
Redwood Media Group has a long history serving the global fine art community. The company’s full suite of fine art
services includes fine art exhibitions, art business education, fine art publications, fine art mentoring, marketing and
social media, and more. Redwood owns and produces fine art shows and conferences including Artexpo New York, ART
SAN DIEGO, SPECTRUM Miami, [SOLO], DECOR Expo Atlanta and DECOR Expo Showcase. The company also owns and
publishes Art Business News magazine and DECOR magazine. For more information, visit: www.spectrum-miami.com,
www.artbusinessnews.com,
www.artexponewyork.com,
www.artexponewyork.com/solo,
www.artexponewyork.com/decor-expo, www.art-sandiego.com and www.decorexpoatlanta.com.
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EDITOR’S NOTE:
Images and captions of works at this year’s show are available for download here.
Click here for a list a Featured Artists and Exhibitors, images of their works and background information.
Important Show Dates and Times:
VIP Opening Night Preview Party
Thursday, April 23rd: 4PM – 7PM
Media Meet and Greet in the International Lounge
Thursday, April 23: 5PM – 7PM
SHOW HOURS:
• Thursday (Trade Only), April 23rd: 12PM – 7PM
• Friday, April 24th: 12PM – 7PM
• Saturday, April 25th: 10AM – 7PM
• Sunday, April 26th: 10AM – 6PM