Swab Barcelona will gather around 60 galleries from around the world between May 23th and May 26th of 2012 in Barcelona.

Bringing together a carefully curated selection of participating international galleries all of whom focus on young and up and coming contemporary art stars, Swab returns to Barcelona for it’s fifth year, with around 60 galleries from around the world participating, creating a platform for a new generation of artists to exhibit their work.

In collaboration with other international Art Events such as Preview Berlin: The Emerging Art Fair, Swab Barcelona hosts galleries from Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, the United States, Brasil, China and Japan.

This year for the first time Swab Barcelona will also present a selection of Art Project spaces, curated by renowned Independent Insitut of Criticism and Contemporary Art, A-Desk.

Swab takes place from the 23rd to the 26th of May at the Fira de Barcelona.