Swab Barcelona

Swab Barcelona was founded in 2006 to meet the need of Joaquín Díez-Cascón, a collector who wanted to marry his passion for contemporary art with his love of Barcelona. This fair supports young artists and emerging talent while bringing the most innovative works to the general public and collectors from around the world. With 60 international galleries exhibiting here, the curated programmes, activities and talks attract 20,000 visitors. Prestigious Swab Awards are won by the fair’s best gallery and best emerging artist, and a child-friendly project encourages children to get creative. This contemporary art fair is held every year in September, at the Pavellon Italiano in Barcelona.

Swab Barcelona 2020


Pavellón Itaniano (Z.6)
Feria Barcelona
Plaça de Carles Buïgas, 8
08038 Barcelona

Opening hours

September 2020: TBA

Entrance Fee

Swab Day: €12
Swab Pass 3 days: €30
Reduced Entrance: €8
Children Under 14: FREE
Friends Swab: €100



Art Periods



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