CAN: Present-day Artwork Now
July 13th to 17th 2022
Ctra d’eivissa a Sant Antoni
07800 Eivissa, Illes Balears
CAN, Up to date Art Now, is a new art fair that aims to become an revolutionary system to explore the hottest in the recent creative scene, emphasizing the new languages that have emerged or are in the procedure of, but producing home for the proposals of established artists who have excelled in new decades.
The reasonable will acquire put from July 13th to 17th in Ibiza. All through 5 times, the island will come to be a meeting level for artists, artwork collectors, fanatics and personalities of the community and worldwide cultural world. CAN will be the significant artwork celebration all through the summertime. CAN, Present-day Art Now, is an initiative by Sergio Sancho, a cultural promoter who now stunned the scene six a long time in the past with UVNT Artwork Truthful (Urvanity), a different reasonable that has turn into a must-show up at function in February in the course of Madrid’s Art Week. “CAN indicates ‘house of’ in Ibizan.
We aspire to be the hosts of the avant-garde of the present-day scene. Consequently our surname, now. The island is an inexhaustible resource of inspiration in numerous inventive aspects, we think it can also be in art as it is in new music, gastronomy, fashion… or in hospitality,” clarifies Sancho.
In its very first edition, it will bring alongside one another all around 30 global up to date art galleries from Europe, America and Asia. Nanzuka Underground (Tokyo), Carl Kostyál (London/Stockholm), WOAW Gallery (Hong Kong), M+B Gallery (Los Angeles), 1969 Gallery (New York), Ruttkowski68 (Cologne/Düsseldorf/Paris) or Dio Horia (Athens), between many others, have by now confirmed their presence. From the Spanish side, ArtNueve (Murcia), L21 Gallery (Palma de Mallorca), Galería Alegría (Barcelona), Veta (Madrid) y Polígrafa (Barcelona).
We will obtain performs by Ana Barriga, Javi Calleja, Jordi Ribes, Pablo Benzo, Stefan Rinck, Christian Rex Van Minnen, Sally Kindberg, Jake Clark, Matt Bollinger, Chechu Álava, CB Hoyo, Marria Pratts, Ryan Travis Christian, Travis Fish, Julio Anaya Cabbanding, James Jarvis, Imon Boy…
An art truthful by invitation
What can make CAN stand out is the curatorial perform carried out by the critic and disseminator, Sasha Bogojev. In just about every version, he will identify and invite a variety of galleries that, because of their trajectory and programming, are tracing the panorama of the present inventive scene.
“These are galleries that are located at the forefront of the rising earth art scene. By focusing on rising and mid-vocation creators, there is a strong affinity in the direction of figuration among the the works on exhibit, which will give the full good a incredibly focused and distinctive attractiveness,” explains the curator, incorporating that “the response has been very constructive since of the notion and, earlier mentioned all, the spot. A lot of people today in the art entire world seem to be to have some sort of connection to the island that I wasn’t mindful of and are willing to be section of this version and were completely ready to go out of their way to operate out a way to be part of the inaugural calendar year.”
The honest will be held at the island’s exhibition venue (FECOEV), on the outskirts of Dalt Vila, with a careful architectural layout in which spaciousness and all-natural mild will perform a leading function. This meeting, in the thirty day period of July, promises art and a lot of sunshine, -the honest will be open only for the duration of the afternoons-, but also with exclusive activities with packages of parallel functions, non-public visits to establishments and collections or tunes evenings until finally dawn.
“We want to develop connections, grow to be a calm accumulating. Ibiza has usually been a sanctuary for artists and creators. In the sixties, there was the ‘Ibiza 59 Group’ and there is a good source of neighborhood galleries,” Sancho declares. “Our purpose is to reinforce the alliances of worldwide galleries with nationwide kinds. That artists from right here can enter the intercontinental circuit and that people from overseas turn out to be superior regarded in our country”.
©2022 CAN: Modern Art Now, Inneke Gebruers, Carlos Alba
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