weekend was founded in early 2018 by a small group of 'gallery weekends' who had previously met during a talkinggalleries initiated conference in Barcelona (Fall 2017).weekends has since expanded to include +20 partners in Europe, Asia and the Americas -promoting events in cooperation with our international partners.

International Press & Collector Outreach

weekend collaborates with weekends, galleries and art institutions in the area of promotion (PR, Best Practices and Collector Relations)

currently our focus is on International Press for our partners & clients

which includes features in the Financial Times and FT's How to spend it.

In Fall 2022 / Spring 2023 weekend is implementing its collector program for partners & clients

Branding, Design and Web Promotion

weekend also collaborates with partners & clients on branding and design

below is web concept for Toronto Gallery Week (2021) in cooperation with  (ADAC) The Art Dealers Association of Canada / organisers of TGW.

Curatorial Initiatives

weekend has initiated and collaborated on several curatorial initiatives

Expanded Art Fair - Chicago (2017-18) with Gallery Weekend Chicago  at MANA Contemporary in Chicago's thriving Pilsen neighbourhood featuring 20 Chicago Galleries leading galleries presenting 20 solo projects.

left:foregrond Sterling Lawrence (Document) and behind is Jessica Stockholder presentation (Kavi Gupta Gallery) and right general view of Expanded.
Hotel Rubenshof during Antwerp Art Weekend (2019) 5 galleries from Cologne, Vienna and Chicago

Thomas Palme in Petra Martinetz (hotel room) & Christian Theiss' sculpture from in CLAGES (hotel shower) each 2019 Hotel Rubenshof (Antwerp)

Online Initiatives and Conferences

During Covid Lockdowns in 2020- weekends collaborated on 'not cancelled' in 5 cities Barcelona, Chicago, Toronto, Warsaw and The Netherlands...

above in 2021 weekend collaborated with talkinggalleries with 2 online discussions with partners from Europe, Mexico and South America

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Michael Hall