BMW Art Talk hold during Soho House on a arise of a fourth book of BMW Art Guide by Independent Collectors. BMW as partner of Frieze London to benefaction Art Talk about Esther Mahlangu and South African art.

Posted on 26. Sep, 2016 by in BMW Canada

London/Munich. From October 6 to 9, 2016, Frieze
London will open a doors in Regent’s Park for a 14th time. The
categorical territory of a satisfactory will be horde to 179 international galleries
entertainment solo and organisation exhibitions of contemporary artists. To mark
a opening of a art satisfactory and a fourth book of a BMW Art
Guide by Independent Collectors, BMW will co-host an Art Talk on
October 4 with Soho House during Shoreditch House in East London,
featuring Beth Greenacre (curator of a David Bowie Collection),
David Roberts (founder of a David Roberts Arts Foundation) and Anna
Somers Cocks (CEO of The Art Newspaper). Since 2014, Soho House and
BMW i have been auxiliary in a origination of events and experiences
focussing on contemporary art, creation and design. The stretched new
book of a BMW Art Guide, a one of a kind beam to private
collections permitted to a open worldwide, now includes
collections from countries such as South Korea, Romania and Lebanon
and for a initial time. It is also accessible as an eBook. The featured
portraits illustrate 256 collections in 43 countries and 180 cities –
including some that are showcasing their collection for a really initial time.

In addition, BMW will benefaction a singular plan by South African
artist Esther Mahlangu during a BMW 7 Series Lounge. Following a BMW
Art Car designed by Mahlangu as a initial womanlike artist enclosed in
a collection given 1991, a artist now practical her talents to the
interior of a BMW limousine. In partnership with BMW Individual
Manufaktur, Mahlangu flashy a trims of a sedan from a BMW 7
Series with a evil striking motifs of Ndebele art. After a
wordless auction, increase from a sale of this BMW Individual 7 by
Esther Mahlangu will be donated to a good means following a fair.
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On a arise of a arriving muster “South Africa: a art of a
nation”, on uncover during a British Museum from October 27, 2016, to
February 26, 2017, in that a BMW Art Car by Esther Mahlangu will be
featured, a artist will be partial of a Art Talk during Frieze Auditorium
on October 6, together with a co-curator of a show, Christopher
Spring, and so offer serve discernment into her work.

As partial of a team-work with Frieze London and a New York
counterpart, BMW will once again benefaction this year’s sound
designation Frieze Sounds featuring 3 audio works by
general artists consecrated privately for this event. Since
2013, Frieze Sounds has been enriching a visitor’s knowledge by
adding a dimension of sound, both in a vehicles of a shuttle
use as good as on a audio stations during a Reading Room and the
BMW 7 Series Lounge. For a fifth uninterrupted year, Cecilia Alemani
(High Line Art, New York) is curating this collaborative plan –
this time including a UK premiere, a consecrated works by Giorgio
Andreotta Calò, GCC and Liz Magic Laser.

As in prior years, BMW will yield a limousines of a VIP
convey use transporting a fair’s VIP guests.

In serve to a joining to Frieze, BMW has been an active
partner of eminent general art fairs including Art Basel Hong
Kong, Miami and Basel, Gallery Weekend Berlin and TEFAF Maastricht for
over a decade. BMW Group also is a partner of internationally
acclaimed museums including a Tate Modern in London and a supporter
of immature talents with initiatives such as BMW Art Journey or Preis der Nationalgalerie.

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Head of Cultural Engagement

Telephone: +49 89-382-24753, Fax: +49 89-382-10881


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BMW Group Corporate and Intergovernmental Affairs

Cultural Engagement

Telephone: +49-89-382-45382



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