The Mexico City Contemporary Art Scene & Gallery Tour

Type of Tour:

City Tour

Theme:

Art

Location:

Mexico City

Duration:

4 Hours

Mode of Transportation:

VW Beetle convertible or VW classic Combi bus with a guide & driver

Visited Places:

OMR, Proyectos Monclova, Arroniz, Licenciado, Maia, Karen Huber, 123, Casa Wabi, Los 14 and Casa Equis.

Availability:

Everyday except Mondays

Price per person:

$95.00 USD

Description

During our Mexico City Contemporary Art Scene & Gallery Tour, discover with an insider, one of the most vibrant emerging art markets, from established galleries to underground experimental art spaces.

Mexico City is the affordable cultural capital where artists from around the would come to create. Follow a local artist to understand this vibrant cities' unique and explosive art scene. A fascinating reflection in real time of the economic evolution/gentrification of this incredibly dynamic city.

As an artist would, follow the "tour" of significant galleries all over the city from the most established neighborhoods such as San Miguel Chapultepec, and the Roma , to the most upcoming La Juarez, San Rafael and Santa Maria la Ribera.

Detailed Itinerary

Art galleries and experimental spaces visited during The Mexico City Contemporary Art Scene & Gallery Tour:

Roma Norte:
OMR (Modern Mexican and international influential gallery)
Proyectos Monclova (Emerging international art project space)
Arroniz (Established contemporary Mexican art scene)
Licenciado (Upcoming Mexican artists and residency space)
Maia (Established street art representation space)

Juárez:
Marso (International)
Karen Huber (Mexican contemporary painting)
123 (Experimental space for artists based in Mexico City).

Santa Maria La Ribeira:
Casa Wabi (Satellite for most famous residency program in Oaxaca, Mexico)
Los 14 (Emerging art space)
Casa Equis (Emerging art space).

Tour Highlights

  • A comprehensive introduction to the contemporary art market in Mexico City
  • Discover the most significant art galleries and exhibition spaces in the Mexican cultural capital
  • Get an artist's insight into the rapidly evolving contemporary art scene and the artists who are shaping it
  • See how the art scene works as an indicator of economic evolution and gentrification in established and upcoming neighborhoods

What does the tour include?

Your tour includes:

  • Transportation in a Beetle convertible or VW vintage Combi bus
  • Your driver & guide during the 4-hour tour
  • Bottled water
  • Hotel pick-up & drop-off

 

Not included in your tour are:

  • Meals
  • Purchases you may choose to make along the way
  • Gratuities you may choose to give at your discretion

Rest & Conditions

  • Adult (Shared Tour) $95.00
  • Adult (Private Tour) $110.00
  • Child (Private Tour) $55.00
  • Child (Shared Tour) $47.50
  • Adult (Solo Passenger Tour) $210.00

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