Visiting the Fair

The 28th edition of London Art Fair takes place from 20-24 January 2016

About the Fair

The 28th edition of London Art Fair takes place from 20-24 January 2016

Annually launching the art world year, the Fair provides a supportive environment for collectors of all levels.

Museum quality Modern British art is presented alongside contemporary work from today's leading artists, covering the period from the early 20th century to the present day. 

In addition to the main Fair you'll also find two curated sections focusing on younger galleries, new work and contemporary photography; Art Projects and Photo50.

Opening Times

Tues 19 January
VIP Preview: 3pm-6pm*
Preview Evening: 6pm-9pm

Wed 20 January
Photography Focus Day

Thurs 21 January
Thursday Late

Fri 22 January

Sat 23 January

Sun 24 January

*Please note that access to the VIP Preview is only permitted if you are a holder of a VIP invitation.




Business Design Centre
52 Upper Street
London N1 0QH

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There is full disabled access to the Business Design Centre, please call 020 7288 6475 for further details.

Large bags and rucksacks will not be permitted inside the Fair. A cloakroom is available at the venue at a cost of £1 per item.

London Art Fair 2015 at the Business Design Centre, Islington


Your Visit

Eating & Drinking
London Art Fair, Islington and the surrounding areas offer an abundance of cafes, bars and restaurants. 

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Use BookaHotelDeal's free service to benefit from discounted rates at nearby hotels.

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Public Transport
The Business Design Centre is located in Islington, a 5 minute walk from Angel tube station (Northern Line).

It is also served by King's Cross St Pancras and Highbury & Islington stations (both a 15 minute walk away) and a wide range of buses.

Please visit TFL's website to plan your route.

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Visitors are strongly recommended to use public transport where possible as Upper Street and the surrounding roads are very busy shopping areas.

There is on-site parking in the Upper Street Car Park (SatNav N1 0PW), however during Fair times the car park is extremely busy and it is recommended that you pre-book your space.

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Tickets for London Art Fair 2016 will go on sale in September 2015.

Subscribe for updates to be sent preferential ticket rates and to receive further details about the programming of Photography Focus Day, Thursday Late and other public events first.


Rabley Contemporary at London Art Fair

Eileen Cooper, 'Flip', 2014. Courtesy of Rabley Contemporary