Sunday, August 26, 2007

GEISAI Miami 2007

Deadline: October 1, 2007

GEISAI Miami 2007

Application is open to artists and students of all nationalities who do not have ongoing commercial gallery representation. A jury of art world professionals will select approximately 15 - 20 participants from among the applicants who will be given the chance to present their work at the Parliament Building of SOHO Studios in Miami's Wynwood Art District with no fee being charged for the booth that will be given to them.

GEISAI Miami 2007 jury members include: Tom Eccles, Massimiliano Gioni, Walter Robinson, Carol Kino and Lin Lougheed.

Organized by the artist-led art enterprise Kaikai Kiki, GEISAI Miami introduces an entirely new type of fair in the booming Miami art market, allowing artists to represent themselves and to present their work directly to an audience of collectors, art professionals and art enthusiasts.

To apply, click here for more info.


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"GEISAI" was first organized in Japan in the summer of 2001, and since then has been held bi-annually, reaching its 10th incarnation in 2006. The name "GEISAI" is derived from the Japanese word for "art festival." Such festivals would typically take place within a university or art school.