PALM BEACH MODERN + CONTEMPORARY RETURNS FOR ITS FIFTH YEAR WITH NEW
DATES AND LOCATION SHOWCASING 85 INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED GALLERIES
Palm Beach Modern + Contemporary (PBM+C)
Thursday, March 24 ± Sunday March 27, 2022
Palm Beach Modern + Contemporary (PBM+C), presented by Art Miami, will return for its fifth edition opening with an exclusive invitation-only VIP Preview benefiting the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens on Thursday, March 24 and running through Sunday, March 27, 2022 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. PBM+C brings together world-class investment quality art from an internationally acclaimed group of galleries and artists to one of the most culturally savvy and discerning collecting audiences in the world.
Prominent collectors, curators, art connoisseurs, interior designers, museum directors, architects and art world luminaries will descend upon the fair to acquire important and rarely exhibited works including blue chip, modern and contemporary, and post-war works from the 20th and 21st centuries from over 85 leading galleries, spanning nine countries and over 30 cities. Collectible works will be on display and available for acquisition from renowned artists including: Robert Motherwell; Kiyoshi Nakagami; Roy Lichtenstein; Lynn Chadwick; Kenneth Noland; Banksy; Kaws; Yayoi Kusama; Alex Katz; Carlos Cruz-Diez; David Hockney; George Condo; Fernando Botero; Alexander Calder; Jean Arp; Manolo Valdés; Sam Francis; Henry Moore; Donald Sultan; Mickalene Thomas; Harry Benson; Anthony James; Andy Warhol; Pablo Picasso; Kenny Scharf; Damien Hirst; Chun Kwang Young; Julian Wild; Nicole Pietrantoni; Jacob Gils; Ahmed Alsoudani; Andy Burgess; David Salle; Brad Howe; Milton Avery; Larry Rivers; Hans Hofmann; Louise Nevelson; James Rosenquist; Judith Godwin; Richard Hambleton; Claudio Bravo; Deborah Butterfield; Ian Davenport; David Datuna; Roberto Mata; Hyun Ae Kang; Jules Olitski; Oswaldo Vilgas and more.
The fair has partnered with the historic Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens (ANSG) for another year, which will serve as a satellite venue and benefactor of the VIP Preview. ANSG will showcase the Garden Exhibition with works from four artists represented by Long-Sharp Gallery including: Patrick Hurst; Julian Wild; Tarik Currimbhoy; and Jason Myers. Additionally, Avant Gallery and The Square will present Sculpture by Will Kurtz in association with the Palm Beach Modern & Contemporary Art Fair with a portion of the proceeds that will benefit the ANSG.
Holden Luntz Gallery, Palm Beach will showcase a special exhibition named Harry Benson: A Life of Legendary Photographs by the iconic Scottish photographer Harry Benson, who has photographed celebrities and historic events from all over the world, including The Beatles on their inaugural American tour in 1964, Michael Jackson, the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy, Andy Warhol, The Clintons and more. Benson is a Palm Beach local and PBM+C will honor him as the third recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award during a special event kicking off the fair.
Marlborough will present works from Ahmed Alsoudani, Claudio Bravo, Deborah Butterfield, Sam Francis, Alex Katz. Maddox Gallery will show Banksy V Britannia CCTV and George Condo The Escaped Hippie. Chase Contemporary will present new works created by the 10-year-old prodigy artist Andres Valencia, who sold out his booth at Art Miami during Art Week 2021. Opera Gallery will feature Fernando Botero Musicians oil on canvas and Women on a Horse bronze sculpture, Manolo Valdés White Infanta Margarita and Super posicion I mixed media and Mickalene Thomas Clarivel Right. Miriam Shiell Fine Art will showcase works from Kenneth Noland and Jean Arp. Art of the World Gallery will bring works from Chun Kwang Young and Oswaldo Vigas. Archeus Post-Modern will show David Hockney and Galerie Richard will present a solo show of Japanese artist Kiyoshi Nakagami.
Opera Gallery will present a special solo exhibition, by Anthony James a British/American artist based in Los Angeles, known for his monumental and performative sculptures and installations alongside Udo Nöger There Is No Time 5 and There Is No Time 6, a series of mixed media on canvases.
PALM BEACH MODERN & CONTEMPORARY
THU 3/24 – SUN 3/27
Palm Beach Modern + Contemporary Art Fair (PBM+C), presented by Art Miami, returns for its fifth edition opening with an exclusive invitation-only VIP Preview benefiting the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens on Thursday, March 24th and running through Sunday, March 27, 2022 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. PBM+C brings together world-class investment quality modern + contemporary art from an internationally acclaimed group of galleries and artists to one of the most culturally savvy and discerning collecting audiences in the world. The can’t-miss cultural event of this winter season, guests can now plan the weekend and purchase tickets by visiting www.artpbfair.com.
Friday, March 25 11am – 7pm
Saturday, March 26 11am – 7pm
Sunday, March 27 11am – 6pm
LOCATION, PARKING, TRANSPORTATION, HOURS
Palm Beach County Convention Center
650 Okeechobee Blvd
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Parking / Transportation:
Self parking is available at the Palm Beach County Convention Center for $10 along with various parking garages near The Square Valet parking is available at the PBCC.
Complimentary shuttle is available between PBM+C and Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens on Friday, March 25 and Saturday, March 26 10AM-4PM daily
Opening VIP Preview
Thursday, March 24: 5-9PM
(Access for PBM+C VIP cardholders)
Friday, March 25 – Saturday, March 26: 11AM-7PM
Sunday, March 27: 11AM-6PM
This year, to further sustainability initiatives as well as touchless entry, all tickets will be available exclusively online with no box office onsite. Please note tickets are available online at www.artpbfair.com/tickets.
One-Day Ticket – $35
Multi-Day Ticket – $60
VIP Ticket – $175 (Includes access to VIP preview opening night, unlimited admission on public fair days, access to VIP lounges and one-day general admission to the Palm Beach International Yacht Show)
Seniors 62+/Students 12-18 Years Old – $20
Groups of 10 or more – $20
Children under 12 free when accompanied by adult
Parking: For station-marked vehicles ONLY, parking is available. Please contact Sydney@carmaconnected.com for details.
Bags: Large bags will not be permitted into the event. Please do not bring suitcases, folding bicycles, scooters or any large items bigger than a handbag or laptop bag. There will be a very limited bag/stroller check facility onsite for a small fee. Coats and umbrellas can be checked free of charge.
ON-SITE INTERVIEW REQUESTS
The Carma Connected team will be available upon your arrival to provide tours of the fair and coordinate interviews with the PBM+C representatives. Please reach out to Sydney@carmaconnected.com in advance for interviews.
CARMA CONNECTED PR CONTACTS
Sydney Dixon – Cell: 305-733-3060
Ashley Jimenez – Cell: 305-588-9181