Veronese artist Andrea Galvani has been awarded the Audemars Piguet Prize for the production of a work of art, in its seventh edition at ARCOmadrid. His work Instruments for Inquiring into the Wind and the Shaking Earth was presented by the Revolver gallery and will be exhibited in the Audemars Piguet space during the fair from 27 February to 3 March 2019.
The jury, comprised of Javier Mulins, art critic; Lucía Casani, director of La Casa Encendida; Pilar Lladó, collector; Eduardo Rivero, collector; Enric Pastor, director of AD; Carlos Urroz, director of ARCOmadrid; Winka Angelrath, director of exhibitions at Audemars Piguet; and Eloy Martínez de la Pera, art consultant at Audemars Piguet Iberia, applauded the quality of the projects presented by galleries and artists worldwide.
The scientific foundation of the award merges with the powerful visual and conceptual experience of Galvani’s work, which includes a performance that will activate the entire space of the installation at certain times during the fair.
Since its foundation in 1729, the first champagne House, has been able to gathered expertise and audacity to create exceptional champagnes, based on the knowledge of Chardonnay grape. Unique caves to be acknowledged as National Monument in France and World Heritage of Unesco, Ruinart has become the champagne of the art world thanks to relations with artists such Jaume Plensa or its partnership with the best art fairs in the world.
illycaffè announces the 12th edition of the illy prize SustainArt at ARCOmadrid 2019, an award that aims to identify and recognize the work of an artist coming from a developing country and coffee producer with a prize of 15,000 €. The illy SustainArt project was founded in 2007 with the aim of deepening the actions of illycaffè in the world of contemporary art, and communicate to the international art community the sustainable approach to do business of the company.
In this fast-paced world we live in, Zacapa Rum´s philosophy, The Art of Slow, invites us to value time and invites us to strengthen the connection with ourselves, inviting art and gastronomy enthusiasts to enjoy unique experiences.
The elaboration of Ron Zacapa is an art, an expression of patience and quality thanks to Lorena Vásquez, the ‘Master Blender’ who has been caring this distillate until being considered one of the best rums in the world. A luxury liquid that develops its complex flavors and balanced character at 2,300 meters above sea level, in "The House Above the Clouds" in Guatemala.
ARCOmadrid 2019 is the perfect place to enjoy Zacapa rum and its philosophy, The Art of Slow. A place in which to stop for a moment and appreciate our surroundings, what are we doing and with whom. For this occasion, Zacapa rum will have Chef Andoni Luis Aduriz, considered one of the most creative talents in the World and leader of Mugaritz, a Two Michelin Stars Project and recognized by the list of World´s 50 Best Restaurants as the ninth best restaurant in the world.
From its essence linked to nature and textile art, in a creative and constant act, KUNA addresses areas related to contemporary pictorial Art, producing clothing with works of art; to the living millenary Culture, with its Shipibo-Konibo art collection, disseminating textiles, full of magic and mystery, dyed with Amazon jungle; and to History, with its collection Milenium, recreating works of ancient cultures.
Every single garment tagged KUNA, is not only and extraordinary soft product manufactured with the best alpaca and vicuna, but also a reflection of the importance that places Incalpaca of the Grupo Inca gives to conserve, breed and improve these species, and the effort it goes to preserve the Andean communities and their culture.