WHO ARE WE?
Pop-up Galerie 208 was founded in 2015 by Patricia Chicheportiche and Nadine Castagna , with the aim to integrate a creative Art dimension for the real estate industry. Both share the belief in art’s ability to enhance the environments in which we work and live.
With over 15 years of experience in the fine arts for Patricia as a gallery owner (Galerie 208) and 20 years for Nadine within the real estate industry mainly as MIPIM and MAPIC director, they have combined their expertise to create Pop-up Galerie 208.
Pop-up Galerie 208 develops tailor made Art Installations and events for the real estate industry and cities.
They invite a wide variety of Contemporary artists to create original artworks dedicated to the site .
The artwork choice, the content curation are selected in cooperation with the operators, architects and designers , depending on the sites’ objectives and the challenges they face.
Monumental Sculpture for shopping center, residential and office buildings is the core business of Pop up Galerie 208.
Their Passion and Mission is to Make your Site Unique
…at the end All is about beauty , emotions and interactivity for your public .
Patricia Chicheportiche launched Galerie 208 in 2006, representing artists and contributing to their actual recognition. She creates private collections for individuals and corporations. As an instigator of a new approach of contemporary art, Patricia combines her experience in creating artistic events while investing places such as The Invalides, The Palais de Tokyo, the Plaza Athénée, Printemps Haussmann. Her exhibitions exemplify her desire to promote art and reach a wide audience. She uses her professional expertise as a curator while searching for new artists and innovative artworks from all mediums.
Nadine Castagna with over 20 years within the real estate industry as mainly director of two leading professional international exhibitions – MIPIM* and MAPIC**, became a privileged partner in the consultation process for shopping center developers, city leaders and retail brands. She used her wide comprehensive expertise of the market for developing personalized and innovative solutions to face the main challenges of her clients.
*MIPIM, the international property market
**MAPIC the international retail real estate market for professionals.
With the launching of Pop-up Galerie 208, Nadine Castagna and Patricia Chicheportiche reinforce the connection between art and the ever- changing modernity of forms of expressions.