SP-Arte/2017 Applications Now Open

Galleries are invited to join SP-Arte, São Paulo International Art Fair for its 13th edition. 

SP-Arte/2017 will take place April 6-9, 2016, with a VIP/Professional Preview on April 5th. SP-Arte is the leading art fair in Latin America, presenting the best of modern and contemporary art. Galleries interested in participating in the 2017 edition can access the online application here

Recognized as “arguably the most important fair in South America” and listed as one of the top five fastest growing art fairs in the world (The Art Newspaper International Fair Report), SP-Arte ended its 2016 edition on a high note with a strong participation of international and local exhibitors and attendance of collectors, curators, and art lovers. 

SP-Arte has become a festival that stimulates São Paulo’s cultural agenda, offering a dynamic program and mix of exhibitors that has helped São Paulo become the international hub for art in Latin America. 

Applications are welcome for the following multidisciplinary sections: 

  • Main sector includes Modern (up to 1970s) and Contemporary (1980s to present) galleries specializing in works that range from the early 20th century to present day. 
  • Showcase presents an opportunity for emerging galleries to exhibit a curated selection of up to three of their artists. 
  • Solo will show single artist booths curated and coordinated by the guest curator, Luiza Teixeira de Freitas. 


The deadline to submit all applications and necessary documents is October 31. 

To apply please visit our website. All applications will be reviewed by the fair organizers and Selection Committee. The 2017 exhibitor list will be announced in December 2016 on SP-Arte’s website. For additional questions, please email application@sp-arte.com.