2016 Art Palm Beach Week

Details of Art Palm Beach Week 2017 will be posted in the fall of 2016.

The Palm Beaches will be vibrating with art when ArtPalmBeach returns on January 20, 2016 to celebrate its 19th year. The fair will feature 85 exhibitors from all over the world as well as well as feature sculpture exhibitions will be on view during the fair dates on the entrance plaza. ArtPalmBeach is one of the biggest events occurring during Art Palm Beach Week, a week filled with exhibitions and art shows happening January 19- 24 throughout Palm Beach County.

Norton Museum of Art will be exhibiting Vincent van Gogh’s The Poplars at Saint-Rémy,  the piece was painted in the same community, and in the same year, as The Starry Night, during a period when van Gogh was hospitalized. Additonally, the Norton will be exhibiting the Portrait of Madeimoiselle. Hortense Valpinçon, which has been rarely – if ever – been exhibited in the southeast United States.

Society of the Four Arts Exhibition on Screen: “Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs” Hailed as the most successful exhibition in Tate Modern’s history, you can now catch “HenriMatisse: The Cut-Outs” at the Four Arts, featuring exclusive new footage from The Museum of Modern Art in New York. Acclaimed British actor Simon Russell Beale brings insight and emotion to the words of Henri Matisse himself, while actor Rupert Young (Merlin) narrates. Saturday, January 23, 2016 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., at the Society of the Four Arts.

Boca Raton Museum of Art presents Dames: Portraits by Norman Sunshine. During a period of convalescence when he could not paint as he once was able to do, Sunshine delved into the digital world of art making and searched for subjects of style and substance. In doing so he was taken with notable women; their poise, their composure, and their self-assurance. Among those who have posed for him are art patron Agnes Gund, philanthropist Nancy Kissinger, and Anne Sutherland Fuchs, former publisher of Vogue, Woman’s Day, and Elle.

The Lighthouse Center for the Arts: The Manoogian Collection: Two Centuries of American Art. Considered to be one of the most significant private collections of American art compiled during the 20th century. This landmark exhibition will include 19th and 20th-century American paintings. Dr. Anne Palumbo lecture, “The Statue of Liberty as an American Icon” Thursday, January 21, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Art Synergy in collaboration with ArtPalmBeach will produce more than 65 exhibitions throughout the nine Palm Beach County Art Districts in January 2016 during Art Palm Beach week. The nine art districts are: Antique Row, Artists Alley, Boynton Beach Art District, Lake Park and North Palm Beach Art District, Lake Worth Arts, Northwood Village, West Palm Beach, and Worth Ave. CONTINUUM is a pop-up art exhibition by Art Synergy in the Arts & Entertainment District in downtown West Palm Beach that takes place during ArtPalmBeach Week. Jan. 21 to Jan. 30.

The Armory Center will be featuring three exhibitions during Art Palm Beach Week Women of Vision, Rising Waters: an exhibition of recent works by Mags Harries and River: an installation by Mags Harries and Lajos Heder. The Women of Vision will feature sculpture, painting, photography, ceramics and mixed media. Rising Waters is an exhibition by Boston based artist Mag Harries it is an ironic and poignant commentary on the dilemma of “Rising Waters”-our inability to grasp it on an individual level and our societal refusal to deal with the effects of global warming already so evident in South Florida. River, the installation by Boston based artists Mags Harries and Lajos Heder of water, light, and shadow creates an apparition ofa river from one bucket of water. January 16- February 12, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Benzaiten Center for Creative Arts will be featuring a glass blowing demostration with contemporary glass artist Laura Donefer. Donefer has been a driving force in the Canadian glass movement for 18 years, she has curated many exhibits to show Canadian work including a major one in Tucson, Arizona entitled “North of the Border” 

Bold Beauty Project, ArtPalmBeach has partnered with the Bold Beauty Project and famed photographer Robert Zuckerman to bring the Bold Beauty Bold Beauty Project photography exhibit to ArtPalmBeach 2016. This innovative visual arts event showcases women who dare to expose their disabilities. The models boldly face the photographer’s lens, and through the process, they uncover their beauty, sensuality and strength to break the molds of conventional beauty. 

FOTOfusion at the Palm Beach Photographic Art Centre is the International Festival of Photography and Digital Imaging. In its 21st year it will feature Portfolio Reviews by 100 Experts, Mini FOTOshoots, seminars & panel discussions, hands-on computer labs, multimedia presentations, photography & digital art exhibitions, booksignings & gallery walks and fuse and schmooze parties. Jan.19- Jan. 23. 

FOTOvision presented by the Palm Beach Photographic Art Centre is an evening of short photographic movies featuring presentations by seven celebrated photographers at the Great Lawn in Downtown West Palm Beach. January 22 

White Space Collection and Museum Collector’s Breakfast featuring artist Rita Montlack and her exhibition XXL photographs. January 24, 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon