Dominican artists will exhibit works in Paris

Around 2,000 plastic artists from around the world and 600 art galleries from around 100 countries, including the Dominican Republic, will meet in Paris, France, from October 21 to 23, to celebrate the Contemporary Art Week with a great exhibition, which is expected to be attended by more than 30 thousand people.

The event will take place at the Carrousel du Louvre, located just below the famous glass pyramid in the heart of the Parisian capital, which is already preparing to receive more than 2,000 artists from around the world who have been invited to form part of the “Salón International D’Art Contemporain”, in its version number 30.

From the Dominican Republic, the Contemporary Collective of Visual Artists (COCO D’ ART), together with ProArtesaníaRD and other entities, will represent the country in this artistic event that will take place in the most famous art museum in the world: the Louvre, which is frequented each year by about 30 million people.

The Dominican delegation will be made up of visual artists Wirquin Manuel Terrero, Brenda Pérez, Augusto Batlle, Karim López, Elvin Tolentino, Víctor Moreta, Andjela Milenkovic, Ivelisse de León, Diego Medina, Ramón Cabrera (JR Camotti) and Karla Bautista, among others. .

The Contemporary Art Week in Paris promises to be one of the most important artistic events of the year on a global scale, since each year it brings together thousands of artists from all over the world, explained Ramiro Torres, president of Artshow, one of the galleries that will be representing many artists from the United States, and Wirquin Manuel Terrero, president of Coco D’ Art.

In the case of the representation of the country, they will also present a sample of their paintings at the headquarters of the Dominican Embassy in France, on October 25.