Armory Show Opens 13th Edition as Centerpiece to the Biggest Week of Art in New York


NEW YORK, NY.- The Armory Show opened its thirteenth edition of the fair. The Armory Show 2011 features 274 blue-chip contemporary and modern art galleries from 31 countries. Keeping the focus ever on the artist, The Armory Show’s 2011 commissioned artist is Gabriel Kuri. Kuri’s work complements the special section Armory Focus: Latin America. As always, a robust calendar of VIP events, the Open Forum series of panels and roundtables featuring some of today’s greatest art minds, and collaborations with New York’s finest cultural institutions will keep art collectors and enthusiasts involved. Armory Arts Week continues to underscore the city’s unparalleled artistic communities. “With a stellar list of international galleries participating in this year’s Armory Show, and all the other events and fairs happening in the city, Armory Arts Weeks, once again, makes New York City shine as the t