Taking place between 16th-20th February is the ARCOmadrid Internation Comtemporary Art Fair, during which Madrid will become the world capital for contemporary art. This event, now in its 30th year, is highly estimed in the contemporary art circuit and it is one of the biggest events of its kind. This edition should see more than 300,000 visitors pass through its doors, and 145 exhibitors from various art galleries and institutions across the globe will be there. Also there will be a series of talks each evening given by experts from the international contemporary art scene for both the general public and professionals.
The fair takes place at the Fería de Madrid (IFEMA), metro Campo de las Naciones (L8). Tickets cost 32€ or 66€ with the full entrance pack. You can visit the ARCOmadrid website and buy tickets here.