Between May 9th-12th 2007, the Korea International Art Fair held its sixth annual edition at the COEX Exhibition Halls in Seoul. A project of the Galleries Association of Korea, the fair has gathered this year 209 galleries from 18 countries, doubling its exhibition space from previous editions. After Korea, Germany was the second country in number of participating galleries, a total of 28, 10 of which were presented in a special sector under the title “Art from Berlin”.
This video includes an interview with Antonia Simon, who explains the project for a temporary Kunsthalle in Berlin, White Cube Berlin, conceived by Constanze Kleiner and Coco Kühn. This project aims at the installation of a Contemporary Art Center at the Schlossplatz in Berlin from 2007 to 2010 and has the support of the art galleries association and several private investors. Simon also comments on the connections between the Berlin art scene and KIAF.
By VTV correspondent Pau Waelder.
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