CHART Art Fair 2020
August 28–30, 2020

Trine Søndergaard, Hovedtøj #1, 2019 / Courtesy Martin Asbæk Gallery

CHART launches its de-centered program of exhibitions, talks and events taking place in each participating gallery marking the eighth edition of the annual Nordic event for contemporary art.

Adapting to a changed reality in light of the global pandemic, CHART moves from its home venue of Charlottenborg in Copenhagen into 28 of the leading art galleries representing 76 artists across the Nordic capitals; Copenhagen, Helsinki, Oslo, Reykjavík, and Stockholm. Each gallery presents their CHART exhibitions and hosts talks and events in their own gallery spaces.

 

Mandy El-Sayegh, Net-Grid (Jehova 2), 2019

B. Ingrid Olson, Run-on, fold and split, 2020

Frida Orupabo, Untitled, 2019 (detail view), Courtesy of Galerie Nordenhake and the artist / Photo and copyright Gerhard Kassner

Darja Bajagic, Destruction and misery are in their ways, 2015 / Golsa

In a strong collective statement, all participating galleries are showing 100% women artists to highlight the structural challenge of gender imbalance in the art industry. With no significant change to this challenge over the past years, CHART dedicates this year’s edition to push for a better-balanced art market.

 

Ane Graff, Red Tide, 2019, Photo Kistefos / Jan Khür

Nina Beier, Empire, 2019 / Photo by Kunst-dokumentation.com Courtesy Croy Nielsen, Vienna

Tacita Dean, Quarantania, 2018, Photogravure, Edition of 12 / Photo BORCH Gallery & Editions

CHART is the leading event for contemporary art and design in the Nordic region. Based in Copenhagen, CHART is committed to exploring new frontiers in art and design and celebrating artistic practices as an important reservoir for rethinking society and connecting individuals.

Since its foundation in 2013 by Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Andersen’s, Galleri Bo Bjerggaard, David Risley Gallery and V1 Gallery, CHART has strived to challenge the boundaries and experience of a traditional art event. By bringing together the entire ecosystem of the art world, from young talents, professionals and institutions, to established galleries and artists, CHART encourages collaborations and fosters new relationships.

 

Mamma Andersson, Munk, 2017 / Photo Lars Gundersen © Edition Copenhagen

Arna Óttarsdóttir, Pink Collage (What Can I Do Anyway), 2017

Essi Kuokkanen: Smart Dog, 2020 / Photo Jussi Tiainen, courtesy galerie anhava

Among the galleries include  Galleri Magnus Karlsson, Edition Copenhagen, Hverfisgallerí, Galleri Bo Bjerggaard, and artists include Anastasia Ax, Anna Bjerger, Candida Höfer, Anne-Karin Furunes, Chantal Joffe, Eva Schlegel.

 

CHART Art Fair 2020
August 28–30, 2020 / Various Galleries
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