Redwood Media Group, the nations leader in exhibitions and event production, media, and marketing for the global fine art community, announces its highly anticipated debut during this years Las Vegas Market, taking place Jan. 2831 in Pavilion 2 on the World Market Center campus in the heart of downtown Las Vegas. Artexpo Las Vegas represents an unprecedented opportunity for industry tastemakers from all corners of the art and design worlds to connect with world-class artists, respected galleries, and international art publishers.
The exhibition space within Pavilion 2 at Las Vegas Market is the ultimate destination for industry influencers from all spheres of art and design to source original paintings, prints, photography, sculpture, mixed media and glasswork exhibited by some of todays elite artists, galleries, and emerging talents. Las Vegas Market attracts tens of thousands of buyers from 50 states and 76 countries.
We look forward to producing a world-class fine art show during Las Vegas Market, says Eric Smith, president of Redwood Media Group. “Designed specifically for those who source art to build their businessesthe only event of its kind on North Americas west coastArtexpo Las Vegas is an unprecedented opportunity for us to connect well-established artists, gallery owners, and publishers with a rapidly growing base of interior designers, architects, hospitality executives, and upscale retailers, a majority of whom don’t attend markets in the East yet have millions of dollars in buying power.”
Artexpo Las Vegas presents [MAGNETISM] as the curatorial theme for 2018: the extraordinary power of contemporary artists to allure trendsetting buyers and industry tastemakers in the most electric city in the Western United States. This theme forms a common thread throughout the special exhibits and programming that showcases exhibitors, art industry professionals, and select nonprofits and institutions. Specially curated programming includes the Spotlight Artist and Gallery Program, a focused look at several cutting-edge artists and galleries chosen by the Redwood Media Group selection committee; Meet the Artist events and live demonstrations; and Topics & Trends, cutting-edge seminars and high-quality professional development programming that offer expert perspectives on todays most pressing industry challenges and the trends changing the way business is donefrom matters of internet marketing and increasing competition to digitals growing role in the marketplace.
Artexpo Las Vegas will present Art After Dark in tandem with the Las Vegas Markets Monday Night Shopping Spree in Pavilions 2 and 3. Besides and extended day to walk the aisles and see some of the best of todays offerings of contemporary fine art, the evening features live music for toe tapping, cocktails to sip, and live art presentations by renowned artists. The event is from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, Jan. 29.
This years Topics & Trends discussions, conversations, and provocative discourses with leading artists, curators, designers, and art industry professionals include Yubal Marquez Fieites, Arte Collective owner and curator; Litsa Spanos, president of Art Design Consultants; Ruth-Ann Thorn, founder and owner of Exclusive Collections Galleries; Dorothy Willetts, interior designer and founder of Willetts Design Associates; and more.
The show opens at 9 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 28, and runs through Wednesday, January 31, at 4 p.m. The Opening Day Party and VIP Reception on Sunday, January 28, from 4-6 p.m. features innovative contemporary art, cocktails, and live entertainment. Artexpo Las Vegas offers complimentary admission for trade and media professionals. For further information on the show or to register for a complimentary Trade Pass online, visit artexpolasvegas.com. For more information, visit www.artexpolasvegas.com.