Now in its 15th edition, Art Projects is a curated showcase of the freshest contemporary art from across the world with galleries from outside the UK making up two-thirds of exhibitors.
The section has established itself as an important international platform for new galleries to showcase the most stimulating contemporary practice, and continues to garner widespread critical acclaim. Art Projects is situated alongside the main fair on Gallery Level 1.
Art Projects Galleries
Xiao-yang Li, Offerings to Pythia of the East (XII), 2017. Courtesy of Narrative Projects
Awarding emerging artists
London Art Fair is delighted to welcome the return of De’longhi as sponsor of The Art Projects Artist Award at London Art Fair 2019. With the aim of supporting emerging artists, one artist exhibiting in Art Projects will receive a cash prize of £2,500, assessed on the merit of their practice and work on display at the Fair. The winner will be chosen by a judging panel carefully selected to include key art world figures from the areas of collecting, journalism, curating and education. Read more.
A major feature of Art Projects is ‘Dialogues’, presenting six unique collaborations, with pairs of galleries invited to display thier artists in conversation with each other. Dialogues intends to encourage new forms of presentation and foster relationships on a global scale. Now in its sixth year, the 2019 edition will be curated by curator, editor and writer Kiki Maszzucchelli. Read more on Dialogues.
, From the series 1968: The fire of the ideas London, 1968, 2014 – 2018. Courtesy of Rolf Art
Hosted in the Art Projects Screening Room, is an accompanying programme of collaborative film and new media initiatives curated by Pryle Behrman.
You’ll find the Screening Room in Art Projects on Gallery Level 1.
Read more on Screening Room.
Kerry Baldry, Punch (still), 2010. Screening Room 2018