ART AND FASHION BLOG BY ARENA MARTÍNEZ

MBFW 2019: Vernissage SS20

The month of July begins very moved for the world of fashion, invading the city of glamor with the # 70 edition of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Madrid. The MBFW has a special program called OFF MBFW Madrid, where we had the privilege of opening Fashion Week by showing...

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Art Basel: 2019 Edition

Year after year Art Basel has been in charge of fascinate its public with all its exhibitions, in its different cities. The 2019 edition of Art Basel took place last June 13th - June 16th at Messe Basel, loaded with innovation in techniques, also including...

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London Fashion Week 2019: Menswear SS20

Officially the season of menswear fashion shows has begun, loaded with novelty and a lot street style, the designers of the London Fashion Week 2019 have been in charge of transmitting this new air of the London male fashion, that although it is recognized worldwide...

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Art week Lisbon 2019

For lovers of contemporary art, the month of May has been a busy month in the art world, with some of the most important fairs and exhibitions of the year. Let's start by mentioning the presence of ARCOLisbon (May 16th - May 19th), who in their 4th edition showed...

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Influential Women in Contemporary Art

The world of art, as in other areas of culture, has been dominated by men. To this day this current is changing, appearing on stage women artists very recognized. In order to be able to acclaim these artists, as well as being able to explain a little about their...

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Madrid Art Week

This past February, different fairs were held in relation to the world of Art in Madrid. Among them the most famous, ARCO, followed by JustMAD, ART Madrid, Drawing and Urvanity. URVANITY On the occasion of the art week in Madrid, the second edition of URVANITY was...

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NY Fashion Week

After the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Madrid and the Barcelona fashion week, New York arrives full of contrasts for this year. Palomo Spain   The Spanish designer has been inspired by the Russian ballets exiled in Spain during the First World War. Tom Ford   This is...

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Madrid Fashion Week 2019

We are in front of the 69th edition of Madrid Fashion Week (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid) where the most prestigious firms present their collections for the next Autumn-Winter season (Autumn / Winter) MBFWMadrid has had an off program and six days that will host...

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Who the hell are we?

People who like to think outside the box, and feel art from the streets to museums, from murals to the skin, from morning to night. Welcome Readers! My name is Arena, founder of the brand Arena Martínez. My purpose with the Brand and this blog is to elevate art to a...

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#PRADA – Miuccia Prada’s Artists

The first collaboration I’d like to look at is a personal favourite of mine, and probably one of the first collections that made a significant impression on me; Prada. In the last decade, Miuccia Prada has collaborated with visual artists at least twice – and they are...

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Lessons in style from art icons,Then and Now

You don’t need to have been to the Frieze of Biennale to know that where art goes, style follows. Arena Martinez is founded on the idea that you can be the canvas – you can bring art into your own life and the lives of those around you through the clothes you wear....

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ARCO Madrid 2018: Welcome to the future

"The future is not what is going to happen, but what we are going to do” The most important contemporary art fair in Spain, and one of the most outstanding of the international circuit, returns to the capital. Between the 21st and the 25th of February, Arco is back in...

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The art of Living Frigicoll

14 November, 2018 On Tuesday 13th of November, we attended a private event at The Art of living Frigicoll in Villanueva street number 36 near the Wellington Hotel in Madrid, wonderfull space, we recommend you visit it if you have the opportunity. During the event,...

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The office

Located in la Calle Libertad of Chueca, in the city of Madrid is the Arena Martinez office. Walking in through the door one would believe to be in an art gallery where no wall is left bare of art. Instead of housing furniture, sculptures are the centerpiece of the...

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Dubai, the next fifth capital of fashion?

The annual Middle Eastern fashion event is back! This year, the Dubai fashion week took place from April the 14th until April the 16th in the Armani Hotel of Dubai with a « see now, buy now » model. The history of this event began when the Dubai fashion week was first...

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2018 Fashion Trends

The year 2018 has known its ups and downs but it has been greatly marked by memorable trends. Long blazers, fanny packs and especially colorful prints have been seen everywhere from runways to the streets. Even when times have been discouraging at least we have been...

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Arena Martínez SS18: By Sotomayor

In a few weeks we will launch our next Spring / Summer 2018 collection.  For this we have chosen an artist that we admire and that also shares the values of our firm, Arena Martinez: Juan Sotomayor. The line of work that he have been developing for a few years can be...

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