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Wed 11am-9pm, Thu 11am-9pm, Fri 11am-7pm, Sat 10am-7pm, Sun 10am-5pm
 
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£15.95 (in adv), £23 (on the door) | Six Day Ticket: £35 (in adv), £40 (on the door)
 
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London Art FairNow in its 30th year, the London Art Fair at the Business Design Centre shows no signs of losing its cutting edge. Whether you're buying or just looking you'll have over a hundred of London's best galleries to browse through. This year, five leading contemporary artists - Sonia Boyce, Mat Collishaw, Haroon Mirza, Oscar Murillo and Rose Wylie - select works from Art UK for one-off exhibition within the fair. Talks and tours hosted are by leading experts from Sotheby's and the like and it's open late on Thursday - stop by after work for an insightful programme of talks, tours and performance.

 

About Business Design Centre

Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The City and two from The West End. It also perfectly combines architectural beauty with modern facilities, offering a huge space to host the most stylish of events. More about Business Design Centre

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London Art Fair  Photo50 Thorsten Brinkman, Grand Duc Vasario, 2014, Courtesy of Gallery Hopstreet  

   
London Art Fair - Photo50 Thorsten Brinkman, Grand Duc Vasario, 2014, Courtesy of Gallery Hopstreet

London Art Fair Photo50 Thorsten Brinkman, Grand Duc Vasario, 2014, Courtesy of Gallery Hopstreet 


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4 minutes walk
 
 
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Canonbury Overground Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
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Elia Mews Car Park
 
7 minutes walk
 
Skinner Street NCP
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £84  28% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 1 minute from London Art Fair
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  27% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 5 minutes from London Art Fair
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £43  30% off
Central Street, EC1V | 13 minutes from London Art Fair
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
 
 
 
 
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All That Malarkey
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Monday 18th December 2017 - 9pm
London Art Fair, 115 Upper Street, N1 | 4 minutes from London Art Fair
Four classically trained singers led by their dynamic MD/pianist present a classical re-imagining of contemporary favourites, topped off with sketch mash-ups....More
 
 
 
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Beauty And The Beast
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 11th December 2017 to 6th January 2018 - Various Times
London Art Fair, 115 Upper Street, N1 | 4 minutes from London Art Fair
Fat Rascal Theatre presents its gender-reversed version of the classic fairy tale as a musical....More
 
 
 
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M R James Ghost Stories For Christmas
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Monday 18th December 2017 - 7.30pm-9pm
London Art Fair, 418 St John Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from London Art Fair
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Angel Comedy Club
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from London Art Fair
Stand-up comedy every night of the week, with the programme ranging from new comedy talents to well-known TV stalwarts trying out new material. ... More
 
 
 
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The Screen on the Green
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from London Art Fair
One of the most striking cinema facades in the city (especially at night when it's all illuminated in startling red and white), the ... More
 
 
 
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The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from London Art Fair
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The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, Islington, London EC1V | 5 minutes from London Art Fair
Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses that ... More
 
 
 
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Angel Building
London > Attractions > Sights
407 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from London Art Fair
Launched in late 2010, the Angel Building in Islington transformed from an under-used early 1980s commercial block into an award-winning office space, reinvented by architects ... More
 
 
 
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The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from London Art Fair
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Loop
London > Shopping > Specialists
15 Camden Passage, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from London Art Fair
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33 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from London Art Fair
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Felix and Lilys
London > Shopping > Children's Gifts and Toys
3 Camden Passage, Islington, London N18EA | 2 minutes from London Art Fair
This gorgeous baby boutique in Camden Passage, Islington, offers a stylish combination of everything a mother needs - or wants. Felix and Lily's predominantly stocks children ... More
 
 
 
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Ask! Pizza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as London Art Fair
A good pizza chain. Serves tasty large Italian pizzas, pasta and salads in light spacious restaurants. A reliable and quick meal option.... More
 
 
 
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88 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from London Art Fair
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30 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from London Art Fair
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London Flower School
London > Education > Professional Training
16-20 Wharfdale Road, N1 | 11 minutes from London Art Fair
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B&H Kitchen
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings, 42 Northampton Road, EC1R | 13 minutes from London Art Fair
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Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Granary Building, 1 Granary Square, Holborn, London N1C | 15 minutes from London Art Fair
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 13 minutes from London Art Fair
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Arthouse, 1 York Way, N1C | 14 minutes from London Art Fair
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London > Leisure >
5 Pancras Square, King's Cross, London N1C | 15 minutes from London Art Fair
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116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from London Art Fair
Modern British cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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209-211 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from London Art Fair
Islington gastropub on Liverpool Road, where chef John O’Riordan (ex head chef of critically acclaimed Samphire) heads up the kitchen. Informal dining in a relaxed ... More
 
 
 
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London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from London Art Fair
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Anam
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from London Art Fair
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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as London Art Fair
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The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 11 minutes from London Art Fair
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Business Design Centre events

 
London Art FairLondon Art FairLondon Art FairNow in its 30th year, the London Art Fair at the Business Design Centre shows no signs of losing its cutting edge. Whether you're buying or just looking you'll have over a hundred of London's best galleries to browse through. This year, five leading contemporary artists - Sonia Boyce, Mat Collishaw, Haroon Mirza, Oscar Murillo and Rose Wylie - sele2018-01-17T00:00:00+00002018-01-21T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Business Design Centre, 52  Upper Street      N1 0QH
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
PRICING  £15.95 (in adv), £23 (on the door) | Six Day Ticket: £35 (in adv), £40 (on the door)
DATES  17th to 21st Jan 2018
VENUE  Business Design Centre 
Now in its 30th year, the London Art Fair at the Business Design Centre shows no signs of losing its cutting edge. Whether you're buying or just looking you'll have over a hundred of London's best galleries to browse through. This year, five leading contemporary artists - Sonia Boyce, Mat Collishaw, Haroon Mirza, Oscar Murillo and Rose Wylie - sele... More about this event
 
Spring Stampex 2018Spring Stampex 2018Exhibitions & Art, Art Fair.2018-02-14T11:00:00+00002018-02-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Business Design Centre, 52  Upper Street      N1 0QH
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A snowy stage sets the scene for an icy cold Christmas Eve, where the Little Match Girl paces the emptying ...More

 
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Concerts | On 18th December 2017 

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The acclaimed choir performs traditional and contemporary gospel classics....More

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The group performs Schutz's Das Wort Ward Fleisch, Bach's Christmas Suite, Praetorius's Es Ist Ein Ros Entsprungen, Brahms's Es Ist ...More

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Hen & Chickens Theatre 15 minutes walk from London Art Fair

The award-winning pair road test their latest sketch and observational material....More

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