SCOPE NEW YORK CELEBRATES NEW CHELSEA LOCATION AT METROPOLITAN PAVILION
New York, NY: The 17th edition of SCOPE New York returns to a new Chelsea location at Metropolitan Pavilion. Featuring a critically-acclaimed exhibition design, SCOPE New York’s convenient and well-appointed venue will host 60 international galleries and a focused schedule of special events, performances and talks to complement its daily VIP program. The first fair to run concurrent with The Armory Show, SCOPE New York’s spirit of innovation has consistently forged the way for emerging artists and galleries. Attuned to nuances in the market and itself an influential force in the cultural sphere, SCOPE continues to usher in a new vision of the contemporary art fair. SCOPE opens on Thursday, March 2, 2017, with the Platinum First View and VIP Preview, and will run March 2 - 5, 2017.
Long-established as the original incubator for emerging work, SCOPE’s Breeder Program celebrates its 16th year of introducing new galleries to the contemporary market. A remarkable opportunity for exposure, Breeder Program alumni include: Peres Projects, John Connelly Presents, Galeria Enrique Guerrero, Daniel Reich Gallery, Bischoff/ Weiss, Spinello Projects, INVISIBLE-EXPORTS, SEVENTEEN, ROKEBY, Taxter Spengemann, and Magical Artroom, among other notable galleries.
SCOPE New York opens for the Platinum First View on Thursday, March 2, 3pm-6pm; followed by the VIP and Press Preview 6pm-9pm. The fair will run Thursday, March 2 through Sunday, March 5.