The 5th-anniversary edition of Cosmoscow, Russia’s only international contemporary art fair, will take place in the historic market building, Gostiny Dvor, on 8-10 September 2017. This year Cosmoscow welcomes a record number of galleries and artists introducing 54 galleriesfrom European countries including Belgium, Estonia, France, Germany,Georgia, Italy, Norway, Poland, Russia, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America that will exhibit works by more than 150 artists.
Location: Gostiny Dvor, 4, Ilyinka St. (4th entrance).
Fair dates: 8—10 SEPTEMBER 2017 from 12 to 7:30 pm.
Box offices opening hours: 12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Admission free of charge for children under 16.
This year the Cosmoscow Kids programme is dedicated to the environment. In a playful and engaging manner children are encouraged to consider the humankind's impact on the immediate environment and the planet as a whole. The highlight of the 3-day programme shall be a collaborative art project entitled “The world in the palm of your hand”, inspired by the work of René Magritte.
This year Cosmoscow Talks educational programme reflects on the topic of the Cosmoscow non-commercial programme “Where is the Revolution?” in a series of lectures and public talks enhanced by art performances. Each event provides its own interpretation of revolutionism from social consequences of love for animals to new media art.
By booking a private tour, you will be able to view the exhibition of the fair with a professional guide. It will help you to find your way in the diversity of artworks, focusing on the most important pieces. During the tour, you will visit the booths of most famous galleries and see the works of the most discussed artists, as well as the works of young noteworthy artists.
Tour SCHEDULE: Every 30 minutes starting from the opening: From 12 pm to 7 pm (the last one). To book the private tour you should send this form (link) at least 2 hours before the tour. Duration: 50 minutes. The price - 1500 rubles (4 people maximum). You can buy the ticket here. Fair tickets are paid separately.