Art Brussels: contemporary art fair

BRUSSELS: Art Brussels at Brussels Expo: 24 April – 29 April 2009.
Every year in April, ArtBrussels opens its doors and welcomes more than 30 000 art professionals, art collectors and art lovers from all over the world.

The Belgium culture events
ArtBrussels is the European platform for upcoming talents in the field of contemporary art and focuses as well on strong established galleries representing a selection of their highest-quality paintings, sculptures, photography, video and installations .

Art in the City
With the support of the City of Brussels, ArtBrussels presents ‘Art in the City’, an outdoor sculpture project with artworks provided by participating galleries. For the duration of the fair, the sculptures will be exhibited in Egmont Park (behind the Hilton Hotel). A committee of specialists, assembled for this very occasion, will make a selection from the exhibited sculptures. The City of Brussels will acquire the selected work to integrate art in public spaces.
Address : Egmont Park – Bvd de Waterloo 38 1000 Brussels (entrance next to the Hilton Hotel) – Free access from Thursday 23 to Monday 27 April

More details: http://www.artbrussels.be/