Young Collectors Contemporary Art Fair


The second edition of the Young Collectors Contemporary Art Fair returns on March 24th through March 26th 2017. 

Young Collectors Contemporary is Memphis's artist-centric art fair showcasing the freshest art and design from Memphis and around the United States. The fair supports living, working artists by putting the most important set of eyes on their work: yours. 

The Art Weekend kicks off with an invite only preview night on Thursday followed by an OPENING NIGHT PARTY on Friday, March 24 and will close on Sunday, March 26. The  fair has grown to occupy the Clayborn Reborn Revitalization Project, the first visual art event held in the historic building.

Tickets: $20 - Single Day, $40 - Three day pass, $15 - Student or 10+ group discount, $50 - VIP

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The second edition of the Young Collectors Contemporary Art Fair  will feature over 20 emerging artists from around the United States. It also unveils new engaging programs. CONVERSATIONSprovides a platform to explore concepts on art collecting and visual art. CONVERSATIONS features Marina Pacini, Chief Curator, Curator American, Modern, and Contemporary Art at theMemphis Brooks Museum of Art;  art activism group The CLTV,  and dialogue with musicianAaron James.

It also premiers the 2017 EMERGING CURATOR sector, a highly anticipated addition to the Memphis art fair featuring a curated space by an independent or institutional curator under 40 years old. This year’s fair presents Rachel M. Miller, from Wildwood Park for the Arts (Little Rock, Arkansas).

Returning as the musical curators for the OPENING NIGHT PARTY is Future-Everything, a Memphis based multimedia label and lifestyle brand.


Thursday, March 23: 7pm | Preview (VIP Invitation Only)

Friday, March 24: 5pm-9pm | Opening Celebration

Saturday, March 25: 10am-5pm & 6:30pm | Closing Night  Party with Memphis Symphony Orchestra

Sunday, March 26: 10am-3pm

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Friday, March 24, 2017 - Sunday, March 26, 2017, at Fri: 5-9pm; Sat: 10am-8pm; Sun: 10am-3pm
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