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5 Emerging Art Capitals to Watch in 2024



Source: Artsy

With the art world calendar returning to pre-pandemic levels of frenzy, new cities are emerging as bonafide destinations for art lovers and professionals alike. From museum openings to thriving gallery scenes, new art fairs and bustling collector ecosystems, we list five cities off the art world’s well-beaten track that promise exciting creative encounters.

1. Busan, South Korea

South Korea’s capital Seoul has seen a great deal of international art world attention since Frieze opened its satellite fair there in 2022, but the art scene across the country, in the southeastern city of Busan, is continuing to burnish its cultural credentials. As home to one of the world’s busiest ports, it is a cultural and economic gateway to Asia and beyond, leading it recently to bid to become the 2030 World Expo host city.

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