IFA-BAF – Old, modern and contemporary art exhibited in Bergamo

Art, culture and history return to the Bergamo exhibition district with the two artistic events IFA – Italian Art And BAF – Bergamo Art Fairorganized by Promoberg Fair Organization with the artistic direction of Sergio Radici And Fernando Zaccaria and which will host a total of 150 galleries.

The new editions of IFA-BAF – Old, modern and contemporary art on display in Bergamo are underway

The BAF market exhibition dedicated to modern and contemporary art, now in its sixteenth edition, will take place from 11 to 13 January 2020 offers ample space for gallery exhibitions and the publishing and institutional sector. The refinement and quality of the exhibited works will also characterize the fifth edition of the IFA exhibition of excellent quality dedicated to high antiques and ancient Italian art, which, inaugurated at the same time as the BAF, will continue until 19 January 2020. Bergamo thus confirms itself as a nerve center for the economic and artistic panorama of Lombardy and for all art lovers.

Many side events are offered to frame the two fairs, including the exclusive exhibition of Carlo Corsi, Italian painter (January 8, 1879, Nice – August 27, 1966 Bologna), who from his childhood showed interest and aptitude for painting. “I fled from the university bolgias with haunting calculations and algebraic formulas to seek refuge in Pinacoteca“Declared the artist to emphasize the departure from engineering studies and get closer and closer to the art world. Influenced by post-impressionist currents, Carlo Corsi began to create his own identity through the depiction of subjects representing scenes from everyday life and bourgeois life: the protagonist of his works is the female figure impressed on the canvas with large strokes of color that creates volume. , effects of light and a material painting.
Also of great interest lecture curated by Cesare Biasini Selvaggiessayist and journalist, and thearea dedicated to photography. To involve the audience in IFA-BAF more, it will be possible to attend the performance on Saturday 11 January street art by Leonardo GambiniMilanese artist known as Tunuswhich over the years has transformed his urban art, realistic and immediate, into more conceptual works, which has led to minimalism.

IFA and BAF at the Bergamo fair

Following a pleasant tradition – declares Fabio SanninoPresident of Ente Fiera Promoberg – the new year of events at the Bergamo fair opens in January in the name of the beauty of all-round art, thanks to Italian art (IFA) and Bergamo Arte Fiera (BAF). Two market exhibitions that merge into a single high-profile event, which further gives prestige to Bergamo, a city rich in history and culture, which is increasingly valued in relation to tourism at an international level. With IFA and BAF – continues Fabio Sannino – The Bergamo fair, which is easily accessible in every way, has been transformed into an elegant museum tour that gives collectors and art lovers the opportunity to make an exciting historical-artistic-cultural journey that takes place from the 15th century to the present day. With the involvement of events that are getting closer and closer to the interest of the new generations, Promoberg confirms the desire to involve an ever-growing audience of art lovers“.

Partner for the event: Bergamo Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Crafts and Agriculture in Bergamo, Bergamo Fiera Nuova and CiaccioArte – insurance services.
Main sponsor: Credito Bergamasco Banco BPM and UBI Banca.
Opening on Friday 10 January at 6.30 pm

At the start of the new editions of IFA-BAF Antik, modern and contemporary art exhibited in Bergamo

The two artistic events at Bergamo Exhibition Center can be visited at the following times:
BAF – from 11 to 13 January 2020: Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 to 20:00; Monday from 10:00 to 12:30
IFA – from 11 to 19 January 2020: from Monday to Friday from 15:00 to 20:00; Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 to 20:00

BAF – 10 euros
IFA – 10 euros
On Saturday the 11th, Sunday the 12th and Monday the 13th of January, it will also be possible to access the BAF with the purchase of the IFA ticket. There is free admission for children up to 16 years.

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