A NEW VENUE, NEW PLATFORM AND NEW JURY FOR ACCESSIBLE ART FAIR
This year, the 11th edition of the Accessible Art Fair will take place from 16 – 19 October at the prestigious venue ‘Cercle de Lorraine’ at Place Poelaert 6, 1000 Brussels. 50 artists and, for the first time, designers and young art galleries will be handpicked by a new jury of professionals and connected with a discerning public.
At the Accessible Art Fair, a connection is forged between artists and their audience. The
unique atmosphere of the fair allows art lovers and seasoned collectors alike to access art
in an elegant and relaxed setting, while giving you access to a discerning public. At the
fair, it is the goal for people to feel comfortable and relaxed while purchasing artworks.
Accessible Art Fair feels more like a boutique where artists are handpicked by a jury of
professionals. Members of the 2014 jury are:
• Stephanie Manasseh – Founding Director Accessible Art
• Juliette Debruxelles – Culture and Lifestyle Journalist
• Kunty Moureau – Expert to Advisory Board of Plastic Arts of Wallonie Brussels
• Kathryn Smith – Managing Director Ampersand House
• Sophie Clauwerts – Managing Director of ArtExpert
• Aude de Vaucresson – Contemporary art specialist, formerly from Sotheby’s
The Design Pavilion
This edition also offers a platform to young galleries and Belgium designers, the so called
“Design Pavilion” curated by Kunty Moureau, expert to Advisory Board of Plastic Arts of
Two floors of Cercle de Lorraine dedicated to art and design
Previously this unique event attracted over 5000 visitors over the weekend and the event is
growing every year. Therefore this year it will be held on the 2 floors of Cercle de Lorraine
at Place Poelaert, Brussels.
Call for artists, designers & young art galleries
Artists, designers and young art galleries interested in exhibiting, can submit a completed
application by May 30. The application will be reviewed by the jury and the artist will be
notified no later than June 15, if the application is accepted.
11th edition of Accessible Art Fair
Cercle de Lorraine, Place Poelaert 6, 1000 Brussels
Dates: Friday 17 to Sunday 19 October 2014: open to the public
Thursday 16 October: VIP Preview event
Entrance fee: 10 € advance sales / 12 € at the door