The Turbine Art Fair (TAF17) brought to you by The Forum Company, returns to the iconic Turbine Hall in Newtown from 14th – 16th July 2017.
TAF17 is a platform for galleries, curators and other art organisations to promote emerging and established talents in an accessible and enjoyable way. In doing this TAF aims to promote new work and talent and to create a new art audience and collector base.
Exhibitors whether galleries, collectives or dealers have been invited to exhibit contemporary artwork priced below R50 000.00. Individual artists are able to participate either as part of a collective or by applying to one of the special projects. TAF17 is a notable event and all applications have been carefully considered to ensure compliance with the core values TAF17 and its organisers.
“Visitors to TAF17 can expect to see over 50 galleries and exhibits showcasing the best contemporary and emerging African talent. TAF is not just an art fair! Visitors to the fair can expect live music daily, artisan food and drink, books and publications children’s programme and much more!” says Glynis Hyslop Managing Director of The Forum Company, the go–to company in Johannesburg for upmarket, stylish and sophisticated events, including conferences and weddings. The Forum Company is the main sponsor and organiser of TAF17.
Visitors will also be able to take part in the daily Artinsure talk’s programme which will be interactive with influential speakers in the world of art, collecting design.