Supergraph — Australia’s Contemporary Graphic Art Fair
Posted on February 11, 2014
SUPERGRAPH, Australia’s Contemporary Graphic Art Fair, is excited to take place for the first time at The Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton this 14th – 16th February 2014.
A celebration of design, print and illustration, SUPERGRAPH showcases original and limited edition artworks available for every taste and budget, and is ideal for all to broaden their knowledge and collection of graphic art works created by new and emerging talent.
SUPERGRAPH is a spectacular three day event for the general public to engage, create and purchase graphic art pieces, which have been created specifically for the art fair. Never before has Australia seen anything quite like SUPERGRAPH, creating a new experience for artists as well as art lovers. More than just an art fair in Melbourne, SUPERGRAPH also enables attendees to engage and participate in activities occurring throughout the three day event, showcasing the creative process that goes behind making the final works displayed at the contemporary art fair. The fair also gives unknown graphic artists the chance to exhibit their works and sell pieces to those who share the same passion and intrigue with graphic art.
SUPERGRAPH 2014 will be the inaugural year, however the event has been five years in the making. “The team and I are ecstatic to be finally launching Supergraph in 2014. Supergraph aims to become Australia’s most innovative contemporary art fair with a reputation for quality, value and accessibility. With interactive workshops and great art at affordable prices, Supergraph will be a design fiesta featuring leading graphic artists alongside our brightest emerging talent.” Mikala Tai, Supergraph’s Founder and Creative Director.
The Exhibition Sections are divided into three categories; The Salon, Supergraph Picks and The Booth. All applications for the categories are reviewed by the SUPERGRAPH team and curated to ensure that the fair remains dynamic, diverse and interactive.
The Salon consists of limited edition, unframed artworks that are exclusive to SUPERGRAPH. This section targets all attendees with an affordable price range, making the Salon the place to find great design for everyone. Supergraph Picks is a curated section of framed artworks with varying price points, relative to the sections curatorial themes. The Booth is ideal for inde- pendent artists or established design collectives to display both framed and unframed works, at any price point.
SUPERGRAPH offers an open and exciting opportunity for artists to be part of this distinctive event. SUPERGRAPH will attract a broad audience with a common interest in the art and culture, and provide a creative and different art fair event, that will no doubt become highly influential in the Australian art world.
SUPERGRAPH is THE unique graphic art destination, with creative workshops, artist led masterclasses, family-fun events and an opening night party set to inspire everyone who attends.
Visit the SUPERGRAPH website http://www.supergraph.com.au