Independent

Location: 548 W 22nd Street
Date: March 8-11
Admission: free

Independent self-consciously drops the “art fair” suffix and bills itself as a “temporary exhibition forum devised by and for gallerists.”  Exhibitors run the gamut from gavin brown’s enterprise in New York who rep big names like Urs Fischer and Elizabeth Peyton, to Creative Growth Art Center in Oakland, which assists developmentally disabled adults. The show is set up more like a true exhibition than Unlike many of the other events this week, it is totally free to check out and decide for yourself.