All the Funds of the Fairs

June 26, 2015

''Art fairs are expensive to produce and for a top quality fair, you just cannot cut corners.''

A Surprise Around Every Corner at Spring Master New York

May 29, 2015

"Spring Masters New York, May 7–12 at the Park Avenue Armory, has forged a new show model, complete with its own brand of ambrosia — all different kinds of outstanding art and objects designed to appeal to a wide range of collecting tastes and perhaps inspire some cross pollination."

Artvest: Renaissance Advisors

May 19, 2015

An exclusive interview with the directors of Spring Masters New York, Michael Plummer and Jeff Rabin.

Timelapse Video of Spring Masters New York Featured on Blouin Artinfo

May 12, 2015

Spring Masters New York comes to life in this mesmerizing time lapse video courtesy of photographer Andrew Rowat.

Antiques and The Arts Weekly Look at Spring Masters New York

May 12, 2015

Looking Back and Forward at the Same Time

Art Fairs, Auctions Tap Eclectic Tastes to Lure New Collectors

May 11, 2015

"A lot of fairs have a deadening feel...This fair feels open ended. I don't know what to expect around the corner." - Ian Wardropper

Above & Beyond

May 11, 2015

"Artvest Partners holds it second 'Spring Masters New York' fair, at the Park Avenue Armory, where a Calder Tapestry and Degas sculptures will sit cheek to jowl with Ancient Roman artifacts and Renaissance bronzes within the honeycomb like floorplan."

Not that Far from the Madding Crowd

May 9, 2015

"Fairs on home turf can provide a lucrative 'shopfront' for local galleries."

Spring Masters Puts A Fresh Spin on the Art Fair

May 9, 2015

“From its unique hexagonal layout, designed by architect Rafael Viñoly, to the vast array of works on offer, Spring Masters puts a fresh spin on the art fair concept.”

Spanish Works Takes Americas by Storm

May 8, 2015

Hyperrealist Spanish works, drawing more attention in recent years, feature in the Spring Masters New York fair.

Wall Street International Highlights Spring Masters New York 2015

May 8, 2015

A brief introduction to the layout and unique works of art at Spring Masters New York.

Satellite Fairs During Frieze Week in New York

May 8, 2015

"The aim is to reposition spring masters as a leading international fair of art and design, from antiquity to the 21st century."

Big Apple Blossoms: Spring Masters New York

May 7, 2015

Achim Moeller of Moeller Fine Art "likes the fair’s contained size and design. ‘It’s seductive,’ he says. ‘Such quality can kick-start a collector.’ "

Daniella on Design Highlights Spring Masters New York

May 7, 2015

Spring Masters New York renders exquisite furnitures courtesy of blogger Daniella.

Review: Spring Masters at the Park Avenue Armory

May 7, 2015

"The 'masters' part should be emphasized... Spring Masters includes many works that are museum-worthy or have spent time in museum collections."

Antiques & Fine Art Highlights Spring Masters New York

May 1, 2015

"Going back to the Grand Tour, the greatest connoisseurs have collected across centuries, from the arts of antiquity to the works of their contemporaries. Spring Masters was created to reinvigorate this concept."

Interview with Michael Plummer & Jeff Rabin of Spring Masters New York

May 1, 2015

"The idea that collectors are looking across categories and looking back in time as well as at the art of the current moment, fits extremely well with the reason we created our fair in the first place...The theme of Spring Masters, JUXTAPOSITIONS, have always been a critical aspect of the world of art collecting, and on that is regaining momentum."

Spring Masters New York Fair

May 1, 2015

“Once again, the architect Rafael Viñoly will wow visitors with the hexagonal booths he designed for last year’s event – a surprising look for the so-familiar Park Avenue Armory.”

Exuberant Color, Design and Art Meld at Spring Masters New York

April 24, 2015

"The fair will feature expertly curated and thoroughly vetted presentations by exhibitors from the United States and Europe, with Vinoly's hexagonal booths fostering a unique dialogue between the diverse periods and styles of work on view."

Jewelry Highlights at Spring Master New York 2015

April 15, 2015

"The Spring Masters New York fair features a bevy of collectible jewelry pieces by galleries and purveyors from the US and Europe."

Spring Masters: How Spring Brings New Opportunities in New York

April 11, 2015

"Cross collecting through the periods is the buzz phrase for fairs at the moment, and Plummer and Rabin have been keen to encourage a 'dialogue between the diverse periods and styles of work'."

Spring Masters New York, Second Edition: The Re-birth of the Antiques in a World Dominated by Contemporary Art?

April 2, 2015

"Gallery selection is critical...We want not only balance across the collecting categories but also balance regarding the location of those exhibitors within the radical new Rafael Viñoly floor plan for the Park Avenue Armory Drill Hall."

Spring Masters Exhibitor List Revealed for 2nd Edition

March 20, 2015

"Spring Masters New York, the international art and design fair showcasing exceptional works from antiquity through the 21st century, announces international gallery participants and special exhibition content."

Arch Daily: Rafael Viñoly’s Structural Experiment at Park Avenue Armory

February 4, 2015

"[Six sided modules] offers "a more articulated path that encourages discovery" creating "a much more exciting public space".

Spring Masters New York to Return to the Park Avenue Armory in May

January 20, 2015

"The trend has become increasingly clear – collectors are looking to visit cities with convergent art events so that they can experience the best of both worlds: art fairs and auctions at the same destination."

Refreshing the Fair Jeff Rabin Discusses Spring Masters, New York | May 2, 2014

May 2, 2014

Refreshing the Fair Jeff Rabin Discusses Spring Masters, New York (May 2, 2014) by artvest

Rebranded Spring Masters Fair Exhibitor List Announced in the Air (April 7, 2014)

April 18, 2014

Rebranded Spring Masters Fair Exhibitor List Announced in the Air Art News & Gossip (April 7, 2014) by artvest

Financial Times: New Fair for New York

April 18, 2014

"Viñoly has come up with a hexagonal booth layout and will transform the venue."

Rebranded Spring Masters Fair Exhibitor List Announced in the Air (April 7, 2014)

April 7, 2014

Rebranded Spring Masters Fair Exhibitor List Announced in the Air Art News & Gossip (April 7, 2014) by artvest

Park Avenue Armory to Become Rafael Viñoly’s Laboratory

February 24, 2014

Park Avenue Armory to Become Rafael Viñoly’s Laboratory (February 25, 2014) by artvest