SUNDAY Art Fair, Ambika P 3, University of Westminster, 35 Marylebone Road, London NW1, 14th -18th October 2015
Raspberry Brrrrrr-A, 2015
Gouache on canvas
120 x 100 cm
(47.24 x 39.37 in)
Courtesy of David Risley Gallery
New and emerging artists and galleries are also the focus of this fair which is now in its sixth edition. Some twenty-five galleries are participating alongside four UK institutions showing artist’s editions.
THE OTHER ART FAIR, Old Truman Brewery, Hanbury Street, London E1, 15th-18th October 2015
‘Room For Two’, mixed media.
Courtesy the artist & The Other Art Fair
This autumn sees the tenth anniversary edition of this popular bi-annual fair. No doubt the fact that collectors can talk to these new and undiscovered artists directly is a major attraction and rightly so.
MONIKER ART FAIR, Old Truman Brewery, Hanbury Street, London E1, 15th –18th October 2015
‘Trike’ (2015) by Kareem Rizk,
courtesy of Smithson Gallery and Kareem Rizk
With a reputation for being a showcase for art routed in contemporary urban culture this year’s event is no exception. The fair will be accepting Bitcoin payments for purchases.
1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2, 15th-18thOctober 2015
Rouge a levres, 2015
Acrylic & oil pastel on canvas
150 x 94 cm
Image courtesy Jack Bell Gallery, London.
Collectors and those interested in contemporary culture are given this great opportunity to see works in all mediums from across the African continent. There are thirty-three exhibitors and five special projects as well as lectures, film screenings and panel discussions.
SLUICE_2015, Bargehouse, OXO Tower Wharf, South Bank, London SE1, 16th-18th October 2015
William Martin, Help Yourself, 2015,
glazed ceramics on shelves with mint water demijohn, dimensions variable
The biennial contemporary art fair returns this year and as usual is a not-for-profit, artist-run fair. It provides a programme of education, publishing and performance. This year the Florence Trust (see my July 5 2014 blog) is participating.