One of the things I look forward to each year is Art Fair Philippines. It’s a great distillation of the local art scene and I enjoy seeing what my favorite galleries and artists have been up to. It’s always an eye-opening experience because I get to expand my thinking and discover new trends, artists, and movements. I’m also not going to lie: another highlight of Art Fair is the intimate vernissage or private viewing, where I get to meet the artists, see friends, and take advantage of the free booze (lol).
This year’s Art Fair is going fully digital for the first time at the Metaverse, a collective virtual shared space and alternate reality. How do you access it? Easy. Just go to www.artfairphilippines.com from May 6 to 15, 2021. Entrance is absolutely free for everyone.
So what can you expect at the first-ever digital Art Fair Philippines? Here are things to look out for (no need to dress up, bring your own booze):