The 15th International Fair of Contemporary Art ART MOSCOW concluded on September 25 at the Central House of Artists. More than 20,000 people visited the Central House of Artists during the Fair. Thanks to the 4th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art being held concurrently, art life in the capital intensified noticeably.
Total sales at the 15th ART MOSCOW amounted to $4.603 million, of which $2.84 million were direct sales and $1.843 million were deferred payments (reserve). The foreign galleries surpassed domestic galleries this year in the total share of profits at 69% ($2.42 million) versus 31% ($1.083 million).
ART MOSCOW, the International Contemporary Art Fair in Moscow.
As a regular annual event, Art Moscow has become fundamental to Russia’s contemporary art infrastructure, depicting Russia on the international art market and aspiring to world standards.
The Art Moscow Fair is supported by the Federal Agency of Culture and Cinematography (Russian Federation) and the Moscow Committee for Culture.
Photo credits: Cosmin Năsui