The thirteenth edition of Buenos Aires Photo (BAPhoto), the most important art fair specialized in Photography in Latin America, will take place at La Rural Exhibition Center, from September 8th through September 10th, 2017.
This exhibition brings together the works from more than 20 art galleries from Argentina and different countries.
This year’ program is divided into several sections: the Main Section is comprised of a group of pre-selected local and international specialized galleries. Out of Focus is a solo project section designed for the exploration of different procedures, languages, and materials that are available to photography. The Link Project is a space that strengthens curatorial practices in photography in Argentina. Wunderkamer is dedicated to heritage photography. It emphasizes the beginnings of photography in its various technological processes and social practices. It also takes on the challenge of putting value in historical photographic material and documentary.
The German photographer Candida Höfer will be the guest artist in this year´s edition, and the Italian-Argentine painter-illustrator-photographer Frans van Riel will be the honored artist.
For more information on participating galleries, exhibited works and schedule of lectures ("Auditorio"), visit Buenos Aires Photo 2017 official website (in Spanish only).
Dates: September 8, 9, 10 of 2017
Location: La Rural. Avenida Sarmiento 2704, Palermo
Opening hours: 2 PM to 9 PM
General: AR$ 160
University students and pensioners: AR$ 80