Guide to March 2019 Art Fairs

5 March—11 March 2019
New York

March is the month for art fairs all over New York, so get ready for an art-filled weekend! If you are an art connoisseur, perhaps you will just decide to visit them all. Check out the list below and start planning your itinerary for a visit to the Armory, Spring/Break Show, Scope, Independent, Art on Paper and Clio Art Fair.

Armory Art Fair

7 March—10 March

Pier 90, 92, 94, 52nd street and 12th Avenue

The Armory Show is your go-to destination since 1994 for discovering the best art from 20th and 21st centuries—a destination to “promote new voices in the visual arts.” At the event, there will be presentations by international galleries and public programs.

Spring/Break Art Show

5 March—11 March

66 UN Plaza, 1st Avenue, between 48th—49th Streets

The Spring/Break Art Show has become an internationally known platform for using various new and old New York landmarks for its exhibition spaces. All galleries within the art fair are curated by independent curators showing the work of unknown, emerging and known artists. For this month, there will be artworks by over 400 artists and 100 curators, focusing on the central theme of Fact and Fiction.

SCOPE Art Show

7 March—10 March

125 West 18th Street

The Scope art fair is the international destination for emerging contemporary art and creative programming. This year there will be 60 international exhibitors.


8 March—10 March

50 Varick Street

The Independent art fair is a collective exhibition with “custom spaces that are curated in relation to one another, allowing for dynamic conversation between the exhibitions, participants and visitors.”

Art on Paper

7 March—10 March

Pier 36, 299 South Street on the East River

Art on Paper will be featuring eighty-five galleries this year showing both modern and contemporary paper-based art. Their “medium-driven focus lends itself to significant projects—unique moments that have set the fair apart.”

Clio Art Fair
7 March—10 March
550 West 29th Street, Hudson Yards

Clio Art Fair is the “anti-fair for independent artists,” with the goal of creating a “direct dialogue between artists and collectors, artists and curators without the presence of any long-term mediator.”

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Dina Shirin
March 6, 2019

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