London Art Fair 2017

Visitor Information


The 29th edition of London Art Fair takes place from 18-22 January 2017. 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.

Eating & Drinking

Opening Times

Tuesday 17 January
VIP Preview: 3pm – 6pm*
Preview Evening: 6pm – 9pm

Wednesday 18 January
Photography Focus Day
11am – 9pm

Thursday 19 January
Thursday Late in association with Peroni Nastro Azzurro 
11am – 9pm

Friday 20 January
11am – 7pm

Saturday 21 January
11am – 7.30pm

Sunday 22 January
11am – 5pm

*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 2017 tickets are now on sale.

They can be purchased online in advance through the Fair’s official ticketing provider (Ticket Factory), or on the door.

Please note that advance ticket prices end at midnight on 16 January. 



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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Eating & Drinking

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

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