Between 22-24 September 2016 artAZ, in association with Desafio Ecuador, presented SURPRISE Quito - the inaugural international edition of the SURPRISE campaign - for the support of the Ecuador earthquake victims, at Galeria Artik, in Quito, Ecuador.
SURPRISE Quito featured 225 small format artworks, created by an array of Latin American and international artists, the identity of whom was, as usual, revealed after the artworks’ sale.
The main event was complemented by the parallel exhibition Lo Maximo.
The proceeds from the artworks’ sale were donated to Desafio Ecuador.
Location: «Galeria Artik», Julio Zaldumbide y Toledo, Quito, Ecuador
Duration: 22-24 September 2016
Organized by: artAZ & Desafio Ecuador
Curated by: Alexandra Kollaros
Sponsors: El Recreo, Laguarda, Multi Apoyo, Urba Park, Home Identity, Sbandra, Swiss Hotel
Media sponsors: Revista COSAS, revista CASAS
SPECIAL THANKS TO: Vassili Tsipianitis, Francisco Araujo, Alejandra Mantilla, Gisella Bayona.
View the SURPRISE Quito video by Roberto Manrique.