2017 - Ch.ACO comes together and flow
This year, the fair takes place at CV Galería, it presents 15 national and 21 foreign galleries and it brings together 20,000 people.
A benchmark of this edition is the creation of the "Ch.ACO in the streets" program, with the intention of infecting everybody with art and culture. Therefore, together with different commercial and touristic agents from the Vitacura commune, artistic interventions in store displays and public spaces are organized.
In this edition, FAVA organizes a discussion panel entitled "FAVA GO! An inclusive education concept" with the presence of María Isabel Castrillo, Mariana Bórquez, Esmeralda Rodríguez and Sofía Vergara.
The Planta section, under the curatorship of Chilean historian and curator Carolina Castro, presents 9 Latin American projects of creation and management focused on adaptability and collaboration.
In charge of art historian and curator Cecilia Fajardo-HIll, the Focus section seeks to become a space for dialogue among artists from different countries, which elaborates concepts based in a common topic. 9 galleries participate in this space.
Nave Ediciones, whose objective is to raise awareness and legitimize the role that publishing houses play in the artistic scene, gathers 14 national and foreign publications specialized in contemporary art selected by Camila Opazo.
This year, Ernesto Ottone, Alejandro Buvinic, José Luis Lorenzo, Pili Estrada, José Dario Gutierrez, Juan Pablo Langlois y Gonzalo Pedraza, among others are invited to participate in the discussion panels.