San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
How to Become a Proficient Art Collector
Friday April 11, 3-4pm. This panel will discuss the different ways and factors an art collector must consider while beginning and building an art collection. Expect to hear about the importance of art education, the necessary resources, how to establish taste, how to establish value, the difference between aesthetics and value. Panel attendees will also learn how to find art with effective research, where to look, the and the importance of art fairs as well as how to be a conscientious...continue.
Gary Hill – 2014 SVC Distinguished Media Artist Awardee
Saturday April 12, 6-7pm. Explore Gary Hill's digital installation, Depth Charge, on display during Fair hours. The 2014 SVC Distinguished Media Artist Award recognizes an individual who has sustained a long and important career within the realm of new media as well as honor those who have contributed greatly to its growth and recognition. Mr. Hill is the inaugural recipient of this award. Gary Hill, 63, has worked with a broad range of media – including sculpture, sound, video, installation and performance...continue.
Marina Abramovic Institute’s Mutual Wave Machine
During fair hours. SVC will feature the US premiere of The Mutual Wave Machine, an important art installation incorporating technology and science. The Mutual Wave Machine is an interactive neurofeedback installation, that embodies the elusive notion of ‘being on the same wavelength’ with another person through brainwave synchronization. During the experience, greater brainwave synchronization...continue.
SVC Moving Image Experience | Mecca for Digital Media Enthusiasts
During fair hours. Sponsored by EPSON. Curated by Paul Young. Presenting seven important artists by seven prominent galleries on 46 inch single channel HD TV screens. SVC Moving Image Curator is Paul Young, of Young Projects, the west coast’s premiere venue for moving imagery and large scale video projections. He has promoted, lectured and curated award-winning video art exhibits at museums and art fairs around the world, including Art Forum Berlin, Loop in Barcelona, Art Platform and PhotoLA...continue.