Christian Jankowski appointed Chief Curator of Manifesta 11

 Faur Zsófi Gallery @ Contemporary Istanbul '14

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 Kate Bryan announced as new ART15 fair director

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 GLAZ Gallery, Moscow @ Paris Photo


 ASYMETRIA, Warsaw @ Paris Photo

Stand: B35


 Vintage Gallery @ PARIS PHOTO

Stand: D37


 Galeria SABOT, Cluj @ ARTISSIMA

presenting works by Alex…

 Fundacja Profile, Warsaw @ ARTISSIMA

 presenting works by Alicja Karska & Aleksandra Went Booth ORANGE 1

 Polansky Gallery, Prague @ ARTISSIMA

presenting works by Vladimír Houdek & Hana Turečková, Roman Stetina


 Gregor Podnar Gallery, Berlin-Ljubljana @ ARTISSIMA

 presenting works by Irma Blank, Primož…

 Ani Molnár Gallery @ ARTISSIMA

exhibiting artists: Dénes Farkas, Péter Forgács and Marge Monko

 hunt kastner, Prague @ ARTISSIMA

presenting works by Dominik Lang, Zbynek Baladran, Daniel Pitin and Eva…


in the main section exhibiting: Jakub Woynarowski, Nicolas Grospierre and Sławomir…

 VILTIN Gallery, Budapest @ ARTISSIMA

in the main section exhibiting: Zsolt ASZTALOS and Attila KOVÁCS

 Le Guern Gallery Warsaw at ARTISSIMA

in the main section. Exhibiting artists: Tomek Baran, Jiri David, Pravdoliub…


A new contemporary art gallery, EASTWARDS PROSPECTUS opened on 10 of October in Bucharest, presenting two exhibitions. 

 Ivan Gallery @ Frieze Masters

with Horia Bernea at Stand 15 

 Galeria Plan B @ FIAC


 Stereo Gallery, Warsaw

@ Frieze London, Focus Section, Stand H 24 

 Raster Gallery, Warsaw

@ Frieze London, Focus Section,  Stand  G23

 Gregor Podnar Gallery, Berlin-Ljubljana

@ Frieze London Stand A14

 Plan B, Cluj

@ Frieze London Stand H5

 Foksal Gallery Foundation, Warsaw

at Frieze London Stand F5


Book presentation and roundtable discussion @,

 Kontakt Collection @ VIENNAFAIR

The Art Collection of Erste Group and ERSTE Foundation @ booth C30 

 curated by_Olga Sviblova

CCC#3: Insignificant Alterations @ Krinzinger Projekte

 curated by_Maja & Reuben Fowkes

#underthestars @ Knoll Galerie Wien

 curated by_Alenka Gregorič

Points of View @ Galerie Ernst Hilger

 Ani Molnár Gallery Budapest @ Viennafair

artists exhibited at booth B3 Emese Benczúr, Szilárd Cseke, Dénes Farkas, György Szász

 International Gallery Prize

2014 of Viennafair is given to Galerie Zak Branicka Berlin Warsaw as it opens new perspectives for fair…

 LET'S CEE international film festival 2-11 Oct , Vienna

 80 exceptional productions from Central and Eastern Europe this year in Vienna 

 TRAPÉZ Gallery, Budapest @ Viennafair

TRAPÉZ brings the works of Damir Očko, Péter Puklus, László Lakner, Tomás Bárta to booth…

 SARIEV Contemporary @ Viennafair

The Bulgarian gallery from Varna exhibits at booth…

 Galerija Škuc Ljubljana @ Viennafair

Galerija Škuc exhibits Jasmina CIBIC at Stand:…

 Galeria Le Guern, Warsaw @ Viennafair

Leguern Gallery at Viennafair with a solo show by Tomek Baran, Stand:…

 curated by_vienna

The Century of the Bed opens on October 2 in all the participating galleries (6 - 9pm) in Vienna…


PARALELL VIENNA Oct 1-5 , 2014.
Altes Zollamt, Schnirgasse 9

 Independent Art from Serbia

BLOCKFREI appearas at the 10th VIENNAFAIR, by presenting the project Independent Art from

 ŻAK | BRANICKA @ Viennafair

with a dynamic booth – BOOTH F6 – with…

 Azerbaijan YARAT Baku @ Viennafair VIENNA FOCUS Stand: D19

Poetics of the Ordinary by YARAT, a not-for-profit contemporary…


Ego Ideals of East-Central Europe - interview with Katarzyna Murawska-Muthesius

Author: Jan Elantkowski

Published on: 21.11.2014

Katarzyna Murawska-Muthesius teaches at the Department of History of Art, Birkbeck College, University of London. During the “East European Art Seen from Global Perspectives: Past and Present” conference in Lublin she presented her paper “Ego Ideals of East-Central Europe”. More

Art and the Politics of Representation - interview with Aleš Erjavec

Author: Jan Elantkowski

Published on: 19.11.2014

In our second interview from the series related to the conference "East European Art seen from Global Perspectives: Past and Present" we talked to Aleš Erjavec, research director at the Institute of Philosophy, Scientific Research Center of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Ljubljana. More

Between Local and Global - interview with Éva Forgács

Author: Barbara Dudás

Published on: 17.11.2014

An international conference entitled East European Art seen from Global Perspectives: Past and Present with the participation of prominent scholars researching on CEE related topics was organized in October, at Galeria Labirynt, Lublin, Poland. On this occasion ArtGuideEast is starting an interview-series to introduce some of the most important cultural issues of Central and Eastern Europe and the actors who work strenuously on the formation of the local narrative(s). More

Zombie democracy - exhibition of Szabolcs Szolnoki

Author: ArtGuideEast

Published on: 16.11.2014

The latest solo exhibition of the young Hungarian painter Szabolcs Szolnoki entitled Zombie democracy opened few weeks ago in the heart of Budapest, at NextArt Gallery. The show was also his debut as one of the new artists of the gallery. More

SYGNATURE  - in the frames of WARSAW PHOTO DAYS 2014

Author: Katarzyna Majak

Published on: 15.11.2014

The Signature exhibition, in the frames of WARSAW PHOTO DAYS 2014, covers the period from the 1960s until the present day, is a subjective selection of works in which a photographic image has been interfered with by the artist. More

Interview with Dušan Kochol - director and founder of OFF_festival Bratislava

Author: Judit Szalipszki

Published on: 12.11.2014

Held simoultaneously with the Month of Photography, OFF_festival Bratislava is a large-scale platform for the presentation and promotion of young artists working with the medium of photography. The festival kicked out for the fifth time last Friday in the peculiar venue of Pisztory Palace. Once home to a local pharmacist, later being the Embassy of the German Empire than serving as the Lenin Museum the palace is filled with 22 exhibition projects from 17 countries until 21 November. More

Interview with Sarah Cosulich Canarutto

Author: Tina Kaplár

Published on: 06.11.2014

The 2013 edition of Artissima closed with unprecedented results. Artissima has grown further and consolidated its identity as one of the most experimental fairs of the contemporary art world. ArtGuideEast asked the fair’s director Sarah Cosulich Canarutto about the results of the 21st edition of ARTISSIMA. More

Adina Mocanu and Alexandra Sand: I`ll be there in ten

Author: Gabriela Mateescu

Published on: 05.11.2014

Interview with Adina Mocanu and Alexandra Sand, two young artists who have taken the performance art scene in Romania by surprise. Last year they realized several performances in Platforma Space, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Victoria Art Center, Posibila gallery. We talked about the artists on the occasion of their exhibition I`ll be there in ten- the shortcuts in art, about route and aspirations – through photography, video and objection which is now on view in The Center for Visual Arts in Bucharest. More
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Faur Zsófi Gallery, Budapest

Q&A series @ Contemporary Istanbul '14:

Author: Tina Kaplár

Published on: 20.11.2014

Faur Zsófi Gallery's mission is to promote the CEE region's emerging contemporary artists and to integrate them into the international art scene by continuing its increasingly active presence at foreign art fairs, and by forgoing partnerships with other international galleries. We talked with gallery… More


Interview with Fani Zguro from Gallery on the Move, Tirana

Q&A series @ Contemporary Istanbul' 14

Author: Tina Kaplár

Published on: 18.11.2014

Contemporary Istanbul “90 Minute Shows” is CI’s new ambitious site-specific exhibition project curated by Marcus Graf, whereby every 90 minutes a solo show by a visual artists will be assembled, opened, celebrated, mediated, discussed, recorded and again dismantled in order to clear the space for the… More


Galerie Iragui, Moscow

Q&A series @ Contemporary Istanbul' 14:

Author: Tina Kaplár

Published on: 16.11.2014

The representation of Moscow conceptual artists is a strong point of Galerie Iragui, but the gallery also offers its platform to the experiments of young generation. Being a Moscow-based gallery with French origin, the gallery holds an extremely interesting position in the contemporary Russian art scene,… More


Savina Gallery, St. Petersburg

Q&A series @ Contemporary Istanbul '14

Author: Tina Kaplár

Published on: 16.11.2014

Savina Gallery is a Saint Petersburg based gallery that opened in 2014. The gallery aims to promote the perception of contemporary art as a global phenomenon by presenting young and perspective European and Russian artists who work with different visual solutions, but all show the development of figurative… More


Interview with Sorin Neamtu from :BARIL, Cluj @ Artissima

Author: Tina Kaplár

Published on: 14.11.2014

Sorin Neamtu artist and co-founder of :BARIL talks in the first place about his own artistic positions and about how the idea of founding :BARIL together with Tiberiu Adelmann was initiated at Artissima in 2011. Their current successful participation in Turin was awarded by a prize devoted to the… More


APPARATUS 22 with KILOBASE Bucharest @ Artissima

Author: Tina Kaplár

Published on: 13.11.2014

KILOBASE BUCHAREST is an artistic project in the form of a nomadic art gallery that started at the end of 2010 and aims to vigorously explore and push the limits and extents of the art economy and the artist’s influence on it both through the content of its projects, exhibitions and its modus operandi.… More