The exhibition was curated by founding director of Museum of Goa, Subodh Kerkar and director of the Galerie Muller & Plate, Munich, Peter Muller.
The first edition of the Goa Affordable Art Fest was inaugurated by eminent author, Padmashri Amitav Ghosh. Also at the Festival were notable art collectors, Abhishek Poddar and the Alkazi Foundation for the Arts.
The inauguration saw more than 500 people visiting the museum on an evening packed with performances and art. Overall, GAAF '17 would see 96,000 visitors.