Independent 2016 will be the first edition of the fair in its New Home at Spring Studios in TriBeCa.
Started in 2009, Independent is an invitational art fair conceivedby Elizabeth Dee and Darren Flook in collaboration Matthew Higgs and Laura Mitterrand. Independent is an invitational art fair devised by and for gallerists that strives to reexamine the traditional methods of presenting, viewing and experiencing contemporary art. Now in its seventh year, Independent has a rotating participant network of over 120 galleries from over 20 countries worldwide.
In 2016 the fair features a total of 43 galleries, including Gavin Brown (New York/Rome), The Approach (London), Mendes Wood DM (Saõ Paulo) and Paula Cooper (New York).
- Spring Studios at 50 Varick Street. Photo: Evan Joseph. Courtesy of Spring Studios, New York