Art Madrid'24. Galería de Cristal of the Palacio de Cibeles.


For a week, the Galería de Cristal of the Palacio de Cibeles was the venue for the 19th edition of Art Madrid. A space for encounters where gallerists, artists, public, curators, critics, collectors... have gathered. This temporary home that our fair becomes for one week is nineteen years old in 2024. On the eve of our twentieth, we celebrate the success of the edition and the commitment to emerging creation.

Art Madrid'24 opened with a General Program presenting thirty-six galleries and around two hundred artists representing the latest artistic trends on the national and international scene. It also presented a Parallel Program of activities that were held in the prefair period and during the week of the event. The objective was to support new generations of artists and offer them a space for promotion in the contemporary art market circuit., the program consisted of: Arte & Palabra: Conversations with Carlos del Amor; OPEN BOOTH X LIQUITEX with guest artist: Marina Tellme; Intercessions. Performance Cycle X Tara For Women; Lecturas. Curated Walk-throughs; La Quedada. Art Madrid'24 Studio Visits and the Collecting Program: One Shot Collectors, which includes an advisory service for the acquisition of works by Ana Suárez Gisbert.

Partial view Art Madrid'24. Booth A5 Aurora-Vigil-Escalera.

During these five days, Art Madrid'24 received a total of 19,893 visitors, including collectors, professionals, the general public and new buyers, all interested in the works of the artists represented by the 36 national and international galleries, as well as in the wide range of parallel activities. For the director of Art Madrid, Alberto Cornejo, «this edition has been the most committed of Art Madrid to emerging art. Art Madrid continues to be a reference date for those looking to make their first acquisition and a reunion for collectors and professionals who are regulars at our fair. We are very satisfied».

The General Program of this 19th edition has been complemented by a Parallel Program made up of curated walk-throughs, performances and unpublished installations, offering an interesting overview of the most current contemporary art and turning the Galería de Cristal into a window on the most groundbreaking artistic trends, thanks to the talent of established and emerging artists. In this way, Art Madrid consolidates its commitment to the most contemporary art, supporting new generations of artists and giving them the opportunity to place their projects in the contemporary art market.

Reunión de gente importantísima. Marina Tellme. OPEN BOOTH X LIQUITEX. Parallel Program. Art Madrid'24.


The site-specific Reunión de gente importantísima, which opened OPEN BOOTH X LIQUITEX. Having been acquired by the Masaveu Foundation, it was created especially for Art Madrid by up-and-coming artist Marina Tellme as part of the Art Madrid'24 Parallel Program. Yudinela Ortega, artistic director of the fair, remarks: «It's an intelligent work of art, critical of the context of contemporary art and accessible to all audiences. A sign of its success in this edition, it breathes Art Madrid's DNA: a fair that is close, accessible and democratic for everyone». She added «the fact that the installation, which has been backed by Art Madrid and sponsor Liquitex, has been acquired by such a prestigious foundation like the Masaveu Foundation, completes the cycle of what backing those who are just starting out on the contemporary art circuit really means. We can already say that Marina Tellme has entered the art scene, and she has done it in a big way». As for Marina Tellme, she highlights the incredible opportunity Art Madrid’24 has provided and added, «Never in my wildest dreams would I have imagined that one of my works would be acquired by a foundation like the Masaveu. I am happy and grateful to the organization of the fair for promoting it and for giving me the opportunity to be part of this edition's Parallel Program».

Partial view Art Madrid'24. Booth A21 Gallery One.

The 19th edition of Art Madrid'24 has produced very pleasing sales figures, with a total of 325 works of art having been acquired. Of these, 72 were purchased through the Art Madrid'24 Collecting Program led by Art Advisor Ana Suárez Gisbert. 10% of the artworks exceeded the value of 20,000 euros; 20% were pieces costing between 8,000 and 20,000 euros; 40% ranged from 3,000 to 8,000 euros; and 30% were pieces acquired for less than 3,000 euros. These figures underscore Art Madrid's position as an unmissable event for those who want to get started in the world of collecting. This year's fair has welcomed more international visitors, as well as those from other parts of Spain, thereby highlighting the great interest of foreign collectors who wish to broaden their collections with artworks by Spanish artists.

Once again this year, the art galleries that chose Art Madrid have noted the increase in visitor numbers and in interest from buyers. These positive figures are made up of many experienced collectors as well as novices keen to delve into the world of art. Sara Joudi, director of Shiras Gallery, pointed out «the public's interest in the proposals from day one, as well as the high standard of the fair, which is advancing towards the specialization of emerging art». Bea Villamarín, director of the gallery of the same name, also highlights the positive reception and constant stream of visitors. The director of the Korean gallery Banditrazos, Ahn Jinog, underlines «the interest in Korean art generated by its first appearance at the fair, the success and approachability of the organizers, and the presence of buyers not only from Spain but also from other European countries».

Partial view Art Madrid'24. Booth A5 Aurora Vigil-Escalera.

This year, Art Madrid'24 was visited by prominent personalities and institutional representatives such as the Mayor of Madrid, José Luis Martínez-Almeida; the Delegate of the Government Area of Culture, Tourism and Sport, Marta María Rivera de la Cruz; the current Spokesperson of the Socialist Municipal Group in the Madrid City Council, Reyes Maroto; the deputy secretary of Culture and spokesperson of the Popular Party, Borja Semper; representatives of the general sub-directorate for the promotion of tourism of the Community of Madrid, the directorate of Plastic Arts of the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Sport of the Community of Madrid; as well as representatives of other autonomous communities such as Aragon, the Valencian Community, the Cabildo of Gran Canaria and the Foral Community of Navarre, among others. Also present were representatives of the embassies of: Republic of Lithuania, Republic of Argentina, France, Ireland, Romania, Republic of Iraq, Bosnia Herzegovina, Mexico, Portugal and Brazil.

The event also welcomed important foundations and institutions such as the Goethe Foundation, Azcona Foundation, Carmen and Lluís Bassat Foundation, María Cristina Masaveu Peterson Foundation, BBVA Foundation, Ankaria Foundation, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary Foundation, Banco Santander Foundation, SETBA Zona d'Art Foundation, Telefónica Foundation, Mapfre Foundation, Enrique Ochoa Foundation, ENAIRE Foundation, Caja de Burgos Foundation, Tara Women Entrepreneurs Foundation and Paradores Nacionales.

Partial view Art Madrid'24. Booth B6 Arma Gallery.

Art Madrid'24 was attended by important institutions such as: Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno (CAAM), INELCOM Collection, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Burgos (CAB), Centro de Arte Contemporáneo José Guerrero, CCCB Centro de Cultura Contemporánea de Barcelona, Centro Museo Vasco de Arte Contemporáneo (ARTIUM), Instituto Valenciano de Arte Moderno (IVAM), Institut Français de España, Museo de Navarra, Museo ThyssenBornemisza, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo (MUSARCO), Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía (MNCARS), Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Vigo (MARCO), Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporáneo (MEIAC), Tenerife Espacio de las Artes (TEA), Casa de Colón. Cabildo de Gran Canaria, Casa de América, MAS Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Santander, Casa Árabe de Madrid, Museo Lázaro Galdiano, Museo del Romanticismo, Centro de Arte de Alcobendas, Es Baluard Museo de Arte Moderno y Contemporáneo, Museo Barjola, among others.

Partial view Art Madrid'24. Booth B2 Yiri Arts.


Throughout the 19th edition of Art Madrid, the Fundación Carmen y Lluís Bassat has provided continued support and collaboration. The BASSAT FOUNDATION ACQUISITION PROGRAM was launched as part of its important work to continue supporting contemporary art and its firm commitment to promote collecting. In line with the quality and values of Art Madrid'24, the program aims to create a permanent platform for the expansion and enrichment of the foundation's collection, spotlighting and acquiring works of contemporary art that reflect the diversity of emerging voices and trends in the market. Consequently, the program has acquired artworks by Carlos Tárdez (Galería Bea Villamarín), Samuel Salcedo (3 Punts Galeria), Fernando Daza (Trema arte contemporânea).

THE ONE SHOT COLLECTORS EMERGING ARTIST AWARD sponsored by ONE SHOT HOTELS was presented to artist Luz Moreno Pinart (CLC ARTE Gallery). The award, which focuses on sustainable practices in contemporary art, has the backing and support of the official sponsor of Art Madrid'24, One Shot Hotels, which since its very beginning has demonstrated its commitment to art in all its formats and disciplines.

Partial view Art Madrid'24. Booth A11 Galería Arancha Osoro.


The 19th edition of Art Madrid was made possible thanks to the support of its official sponsors: Liquitex, One Shot Hotels, Lexus, and Safe Creative; its partners Tara for Women, Fundació Bassat, AVAM, Rotary Club Marbella, and Bezoya; as well as the institutions Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid City Council, Ministry of Culture and Sport of Spain, Community of Madrid, Ministry of Culture of Taiwan, and Economic and Cultural Office of Taipei, and all media partners.

We thank everyone for their trust and support in this 19th edition. Your support is essential to continue building towards culture and contemporary art. We promise to work with renewed enthusiasm in the next event, where Art Madrid will celebrate its 20th edition.


Partial view Art Madrid'24. Booth B5 Loo & Lou Gallery.

If you are a contemporary art gallery and would like to be part of Art Madrid'25, you can now apply to participate!

The 20th edition of Art Madrid will take place from 5 to 9 March 2025 in the Galería de Cristal del Palacio de Cibeles. This privileged location, good communications and the quality of the project have always been guarantees of success for an event that reaches 20,000 visitors in each edition.

Art Madrid has been held during the capital's Art Week for the last twenty years, consolidating itself as an interdisciplinary fair of new artistic trends, in which nearly 40 national and international galleries participate, working with painting, sculpture, graphics, photography, installation and digital art of recent production.

Partial view of Art Madrid'24. Contemporary Art Fair. 19th edition, 2024

Art Madrid carries out a series of programs designed by curators, consultants and cultural experts with the fundamental objective of encouraging collecting, promoting cultural dialogue and making the most recent trends in art accessible to the general public. These initiatives are always focused on the constant improvement of the visitor's experience at our event, always seeking to enrich their interaction with contemporary art.

Partial view of Art Madrid'24. Contemporary Art Fair. 19th edition, 2024


Gallery Program

Art Madrid's Gallery Program is the heart of the fair. In each edition of Art Madrid, the program consists of around 40 national and international exhibitors.

Parallel Activities Program

The Parallel Program of Art Madrid'25 will have as its main axis the concept of the Territory City. The public space, the city and the territory will serve as a link to the artistic practices that take place in the "imagined spaces" and revitalize the cultural geography of Madrid.

Collecting Program

Art Madrid offers a specialized consulting service for galleries and the public interested in acquiring works of art.

Support Program for New Entries

Through a specific communication package, new entries to the fair will be presented and given special visibility.


The program will include a series of activities that will take place throughout the month of February and during Madrid Art Week at the Galería de Cristal del Palacio de Cibeles. Likewise, the parallel program will maintain the 2nd edition of the Open Booth, the Performance Cycle, Lecturas: Curated Walktrhoughs by Art Madrid, and the Interviews Section curated by Art Madrid.

Partial view of Art Madrid'24. Contemporary Art Fair. 19th edition, 2024


Best Booth Award

Award that will be articulated around the gallery with the best booth set up at the fair.

New Entry Award

Award will be given to the newly incorporated gallery with the best booth setup and exhibition proposal at the fair.

Emerging Artist Award

Our sponsors, as part of their line of action to promote contemporary art, will offer a prize to one of the revelation artists participating in the fair.

Partial view of Art Madrid'24. Contemporary Art Fair. 19th edition, 2024

Our support for art and culture extends throughout the year and responds to a global vision in which constancy and commitment to the galleries are essential to achieve our objectives of disseminating contemporary art within and beyond our borders; to create new audiences and interest in art and culture in all sectors of society; to strengthen and promote artists, especially young talent; to value art and culture as essential elements of social development; and to create spaces for cultural visibility and communication that are accessible, open and dynamic.

Relevant information

Applications for the 20th edition of Art Madrid'25 can be sent to the following e-mail address: until October 7, 2024