Asia Hotel Art Fair in Seoul, celebrating its 16th edition will take place at Grand Intercontinental Seoul PARNAS on Thursday, August 24th to Sunday, August 27th 2017 (VIP Preview on Thursday, August 24th 5pm ~ 9pm) The event will welcome work from 60 galleries from across Asia, including approximately 2,000 artworks by 350 artists.
Since its launch in 2008, AHAF has grown rapidly and the partnership between original initiator, Asia Art Net, and current operator, the Asia Hotel Fair Committee, and various luxury hotel chains, has proven to be an effective one, with hotel publicity resources granting artists and galleries exposure to new collectors and audiences. AHAF SEOUL 2017 continuing to build relationships between the Asian art market, the national and international arts community, the financial world, and the local neighborhood.
For about the special exhibition of AHAF SEOUL 2017, The A Space at the 2F, Orchid Banquet Hall, will be the work of Korean artist Dongyoo KIM, Well known in Korea for his exceptional artistic technique in order to showcase a series of ‘Face’ and ‘Crack-Butterfly’ As well as at Chrysanthemum Banquet Hall, audience will meet the special exhibition of well known Korean artist Kukjin KANG, his retrospective exhibition will show his own inner subconscious sound & light.
Elsewhere, AHAF SEOUL 2017 collaborates with the Hyundai Department Store (Trade-center branch), just next door to the hotel. Here, AHAF takes over Hyundai’s Rooftop Gardens in order to showcase a special sculpture exhibition as last year.