Apr 1, 2016 8:01PM

ART COLOGNE, the oldest fair for Modern and Contemporary Art in the World, opens its doors from 14 to 17 April. 

The range of offerings of ART COLOGNE extends from Modern through Postwar to Contemporary Art. Art professionals, collectors and art lovers will find modern masters and important artists and works of post-1945 art in hall 11.1. International galleries will offer contemporary art on hall 11.2., ranging from blue chip and mid-career artists to new discoveries. The special sectors NEW CONTEMPORARIES, COLLABORATIONS and FILM COLOGNE are gathered in hall 11.3.

This year ART COLOGNE is celebrating its 50th edition since its founding as 'Kunstmarkt Köln' (Art Market Cologne) in 1967. In addition to the first class field of participants with 218 international galleries and art dealers, collectors and art lovers can look forward to exciting looks back at a half a century of the art (market). An extensive anniversary publication, the FILM COLOGNE special event and an exhibition organized jointly by Mondriaan Fund, Flanders Arts Institute and Koelnmesse at Entrance South present highlights of the last five decades in art.