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ARCOmadrid_ 2010 Introduces New Concept with Focus on Los Angeles

MADRID.- The most noteworthy new introduction at ARCOmadrid_ 2010 is the focus on Los Angeles , one of the world’s epicentres for art right now, as the fair’s special invited guest. This is a new twist to its Panorama section, shifting from its usual focus on a country to a single city. The idea is present a more homogeneous portrait of what’s happening in a specific urban area that is, in itself, one of the major art capitals of the USA . It is L.A. ‘s dynamism energy and creative diversity that has situated it at the forefront of the world’s art market. With the support of the City Council of Los Angeles and a selection of 17 galleries chosen by Kris Kuramitsu y Christopher Miles, PANORAMA: Los Angeles brings together “a huge variety of works in terms of technique, genre and