Friday, February 10, 2012

Fountain Art Fair NY Announces Exhibitors

Sarah Trouche, installation in progress. Fountain Miami 2011. Photo: Kendra Heisler.

Fountain Art Fair New York at the 69th Regiment Armory
68 Lexington Avenue at 25th Street
March 9–11, 2012

New York, NY—On March 9-11, Fountain Art Fair will open its doors at the 69th Regiment Armory for its seventh annual New York edition. An exhibition known for its vibrant energy, focus on daring emerging art, and disregard for convention, Fountain is committed to representing today’s most cutting-edge artists and galleries in its new home at the 69th Armory, a historical city landmark and site of the original 1913 Armory Show.

Fountain is thrilled to announce that space at the 69th Armory is nearly sold out! Only a handful of booths remain, and the deadline for applications is February 4th. Returning participants include Kesting/Ray, Mighty Tanaka, Lambert Fine Arts, Front Room Gallery, Sarah Trouche, and more. Some outstanding new exhibitors include Munch Gallery, creamhotel, Republic Worldwide, and Uprise Art. Fountain opens for a VIP and Press Preview on Friday, March 9 from 1-7pm, followed by a public opening night reception from 7-11pm, complete with a performance by musical legend Fab 5 Freddy for an unforgettable kick-off celebration.

Fountain is proud to be partnering with Art for Progress, a non-profit providing dynamic, creative arts education programming for under-served youth. Art For Progress will be exhibiting a diverse selection of work from its most promising visual artists and a special exhibit featuring student artists from various high school programs in New York City.

More details about the carefully-culled program of art, installations, and live performances that make the singularly resonant Fountain art experience will be announced in the coming weeks. Visit or Fountain’s Facebook page for the latest announcements on Fountain New York 2012.

Deadline for Fountain New York 2012 applications is February 4thspace is limited!

New York 2012 Exhibitors:

Albany Center Gallery * Andrew Kennelly * Art For Progress * Big Deal Arts * Broadway Gallery * Cheap & Plastique * creamhotel * Francesca Arcilesi Fine Art * Evo Love * Front Room Gallery * G-Spot * Gallery DEN * Gilf! * iArt-4 Collective * KESTING / RAY * Lambert Fine Arts * Leslie Lyons * Mark Demos * Michael X Rose * Mighty Tanaka * Mind the Art * Munch Gallery * Murder Lounge * Post Nature Art * Republic Worldwide * Sarah Trouche * Solo(s) Project House * Tinca Art * The Marketplace Gallery * Uprise Art * YES Gallery

Fountain Art Fair New York at the 69th Regiment Armory
March 9–11, 2012 | 68 Lexington Avenue at 25th Street
General Hours: 1pm–7pm daily
Tickets: $10 daily / $15 weekend pass

Special Events:
Friday, March 9, 1pm–7pm - VIP & Press Preview
Friday, March 9, 7pm–11pm - Public Opening Night Reception: Fab 5 Freddy

“The artists displaying their multimedia wares here are true avant-garde upstarts.” —NBC
A breath of fresh air for those tired of the white tents and fancy cocktails.” —Warholian

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