Liv Vaisberg _ Office for Art and Design




Following last year cancellation, UNSEEN Amsterdam will take place for the first time under the helm of Art Rotterdam’s team and Director Roderick van der Lee from 17 to 19 September 2021. 

HUIDENCLUB, a new experimental platform for art and design launched during the Rotterdam Art Week with three shows and will reopen its doors after further rebuilt in the fall 2021.

ART ROTTERDAM closed an exceptional summer edition (30 June - 4 July) on a successful note boasting good sales and mood. It expects to return at its regular dates in February 2022.

COLLECTIBLE took place this year online as COLLECTIBLE SALON while a COLLECTIBLE WEEK offered a physical experience across various location in Brussels and abroad.

UNSEEN Amsterdam, which was declared bankrupt end of January, was bought by Art Rotterdam and will be run by the same team for its 2020 Edition. Visit the new website here

POPPOSITIONS will pause and not take place in 2020. Its co-founders are thinking about a more relevant way to run the initiative considering the local and international development. Read the statement here.

ART ROTTERDAM closed this year edition with a very successful year in terms of visitorship and sales.

A PERFORMANCE AFFAIR will launch its open call for its 2019 Edition entitled Re-produced which will take place in collaboration with Brussels Gallery Weekend from 5 to 8 September

COMPLEX launched offically during Art Brussels 2019 with a press day and communication campaign.

COLLECTIBLE closed on a very successful edition with more than 15,000 visitors and 140 national and international articles. Dates for the next edition are announced 5 to 8 March 2020.

POPPOSITIONS launches its 2019 Open Call with a new thematic frame: Capital of Woke under the artistic directorship of Niekolaas Johannes Lekkerkerk and the directorship of Rachelle Dufour.

A PERFORMANCE AFFAIR closed a very successful inaugural edition in September 2018 in collaboration with Brussels Gallery Weekend. It is a new platform providing opportunity for the research and discussion of current tendencies in performance art and the economic structures around it.
Visit the website to stay tuned:

BOARDING GALLERIES is a new iniative inviting foreign galleries during Antwerp Art Weekend 2018 in the Antwerp Nieuw Zuid. Check new website:

COLLECTIBLE closed its first edition very successfully with more than 10,000 visitors, 72 international exhibitors and more than 120 national and international articles. The second edition will take place in March 2019 in Brussels.

POPPOSITIONS 2018 Edition roster and location annouced. Check website for details.

Sotheby’s London
“The Rise of Design and its Importance in our Digital World” - Liv Vaisberg is invited as Collectible co-founder to speak along Tony Chambers (Wallpaper*), Job Smeets (Studio Job) and Adam Trunoske (Design Specialist Sotheby’s).
Register here.

CROSSROADS 2017 cancelled
At a time of economic uncertainty for emerging and middle-market galleries and in order to keep the quality of the fair high, it has been decided to cancel the edition.

receives a subsidy from the Region of Brussels for an international press campaign. This new initiative was successfully launched in September 2017 during the Brussels Gallery Weekend and Art on Paper.

is launched during Design September. Journalists and designers are invited to a cocktail on 5 September together with Wallpaper*Store, supported by Visit Brussels.
For more information, contact:

Bozar: Art on Paper fair
“Collecting Contemporary Drawing”  - Liv Vaisberg is moderating a talk between Reyn van de Lugt (Dutch Collector) and Yves Lecointre, Director des mondes dessinés | fracpicardie.
Information here.

Fair Cities (Manchester Contemporary)
Liv Vaisberg is invited to speak about the visuals arts ecology and market in Brussels and how it could inspire Manchester to become a pole of attraction for contemporary art - Link here.

Bozar: Brussels Creative Forum
“The Brussels Contemporary Art Scene: a good name to defend” - Liv Vaisberg is invited to speak alongside Harlan Levy (gallery owner), Zoë Gray (senior curator at Wiels) and Alain Servais (Collector).

Link here.