Terms and Conditions of application

The Artist agrees to commit to their application, should they be selected by the committee represented by Arte Ponte Cultural Institute. The artist understand that an initial deposit of USD 500.- as a confirmation fee will be invoiced upon acceptance, to ensure the space/ wall is reserved on behalf of the artist, and will not be given to another applicant. This is fee is deducted from the final invoice. Invoice is issued based on the artist’s wall selection.

Applications open for art fair during ART Basel, Switzerland 2018

THE EXHIBITION WILL take place FROM THE 12-17 June 2018

Now accepting applications 

Accepted artists are required to pay a €500.- confirmation deposit once their participation has been approved, which is deducted from their final invoice.

If you are interested, please fill the application form here
Read the guidelines here before applying:  ARTEPONTE Agreement SCOPE BASEL 2018

For more information contact Estela at hello@arteponte.org

Calls to Artists Miami Art Basel Week 2018


Now accepting applications 

Accepted artists are required to pay a USD 500.- confirmation deposit once their participation has been approved, which is deducted from their final invoice.

If you are interested, please fill the application form here
Read the guidelines here before applying:  ARTEPONTE Agreement SCOPE Miami 2018

For more information contact Estela at hello@arteponte.org

Art Fairs

ArtePonte will again participate in SCOPE Miami Beach, December 5-10, 2017.

The 17th edition of SCOPE Miami Beach returns to the sands of Ocean Drive and 8th Street. Featuring 140 International Exhibitors from 25 countries and 60 cities, SCOPE Miami Beach will welcome over 55,000 visitors over the course of 6 days. Amidst an unprecedented outpouring of critical acclaim from press, curators and collectors, and a digital and social media outreach campaign garnering over 450 million impressions, SCOPE Miami Beach is once again poised to lead the charge for emerging contemporary art market.

Abstraction of the Ordinary (photography show)

About the exhibition

The premier show at our new Chelsea gallery location, June 8th – July 8th, 2017. Opening reception Thursday, June 8th

Exhibited artists present a new perspective, a new life to the ordinary by looking through a wider lens; a different angle, by shifting the point of view to present a world of abstraction.

Artists List:

Ajuan Song

Alyssia Lazin

Bobbi McMurry

Manss Aval

Marina Fridman

McCormick Brubaker

Philippe Halaburda

Robert Uricchio

Uma Rani Iyli

Press Release here.

Exhibition Catalogue here.

Important dates

Exhibition Dates June 8th – July 8th, 2017

Opening Reception Thursday, June 8th, 6pm – 8pm.


Modern Masters: a look at hyper-realism

About the exhibition

To be held at ARTEPONTE New York gallery premises in Chelsea.

This exhibition showcases classically trained artists who explore contemporary themes and topics but work using traditional methods and techniques.
Exploring the genre of the old master painters, the show presents modern topics and subjects that are relevant today. A remix using traditional techniques with an unexpected and fresh contemporary twist.

Artists List

Gary Aagaard

Erik Clark

Cesar Conde

Michelle Leavitt-Djonlic

Robert Markey

Jan Nelson

Hatidza Mulic

Richard Ostroff

Christopher Parrott

Marek Slavik

Important dates

Exhibition Dates June 15th – July 15th, 2017

Opening Reception Thursday, June 15th, 6pm – 8pm.


Link to exhibition catalogue here

Link to the Press Release here

FRESH! Annual Summer Show “Geoform”, 13th July – 18th August New York

About the exhibition

The exhibition will be held at ARTEPONTE New York gallery premises in Chelsea, during 13th July – 18th August 2017. Opening reception: Thursday, July 13th, 6 -6 pm

Celebrating abstract art that is based on the use of geometric forms, sometimes seen as a non-illusionistic space and combined into non-objective (non-representational) compositions, the exhibition Geoform explores the genre of contemporary non-objective abstraction, created using a variety of mediums.

Artists List:

Amy Chan, April Hammock, Atsuko Okamoto, Ben Rosecrans, Blaine Breaux, Blair Martin Cahill, Clark Rendall, Danielle Feldhaker, George Goodrige, Guang Zhu, Jackie Tufford, Jane Lincoln, John Wilson, Jon Merritt. Kyle Yip, Larry Jones, Lisa Fromartz, Monica Delgado, Myoung Su (AKA Sienna) Ko, Patti Samper, Roberta Estes, Russell Bellamy, Ryota Matsumoto, Sabre Esler, Sean Mick, Sharmen Liao, Stacy Lovejoy

Press Release here

Exhibition Catalog here

Junior Curator/Project manager During the Venice Biennale

Job description

The Junior curator/project manager will be responsible for the following (summary), with reporting to the head curator Dr. Jasmin Kossenjans.

EVENT PLANNING- BEFORE THE EVENTFeb-March-April. About 3 days a week. Does not have to be in Venice, but must come regularly, and have SKYPE weekly update meetings.
–        Curatorial planning support (installation practicality, keeping in mind it is an historic building)
–        Help identify corporate sponsorship (companies) and initiate a dialogue
–        Help in recruiting interns from local Art/architecture schools in Venice, and be team head (4 people – 6 people).  The interns report to the project mgr.
–        Understand the curatorial needs of each artist, with an execution plan. Help solve any problems the artists may have (mainly logistics, tools for install, etc).

EVENT PLANNING PARTY (full Time in Venice)
–        Support + delegate in organising the opening 17th May (we have 3 openings days parties).
–        SUPPORT DURING THE EVENT (part time, does not have to be in Venice).
–        Organise tours to the show. Promote the exhibition
–        Ongoing PR efforts
–        Organise curatorial tours and courses (more information later once website is finished).
POST /closing (OCTOBER 2017)
–        Help co-ordinate uninstall and wrap up and logistics.


With a cover letter; two references, CV ; a portfolio with images of previous curatorial projects.  After the first round of interviews, the candidate will be asked to submit a tentative curatorial plan for the exhibition based on the existing guidelines and list of artists.

Position is suitable for candidates with an education within the arts, proven curatorial track record, and strong project management skills . Knowledge of Italian is desired but not mandatory.

Deadline: 10 December 2016

please applications to jasmink@arteponte.org with the subject : Jnr Curator/project position