Thursday Late

Visit the Fair on Thursday 20 January 5pm – 9pm for an inspiring late night of art, to enjoy the exhibiting galleries and curated spaces alongside an exciting programme of insightful talks, tours and live music.

An opportunity to join friends, gallerists, artists and key Fair figures for an unique and special evening after (work) hours.

Tickets for London Art Fair 2022 will be available to purchase from Thursday 30 September, subscribe to our mailing list to be among the first to be notified. 


For 2020, the Thursday Late Programme was sponsored by Vellum, a publication dedicated to emerging artists in all disciplines. It is written in a non-critical format focused on the artist’s studio practice.

As part of their presence at the Fair, they provided complimentary Tote Bags to Thursday Late ticket holders and under Vellum Projects its publisher, Stephanie Young presented an installation of paintings and drawings by artist Diana Wege on their stand M5 in the Art Projects section (Gallery Level 1).

The evening featured a curated programme of talks, tours and live performance accompanied by a DJ set from Rough Trade and complimentary drinks from Campari, a great opportunity to kick start your cultural calendar and explore London Art Fair after dark . 


7pm – 8.30pm

Performance: Samantha Humphreys

Staged in the Screening Room

7pm – 9pm

Rough Trade Musical Interlude

Our Thursday late partner, Rough Trade takes over the Photo50 café.
The evening will also count thematic tours Led by Sotheby’s Institute of Art’s students, that will allow visitors to cover topics such as Contemporary Art, Applied Arts, Prints & Editions & Modern British Tour. Tours are 45 mins longs and start at the Fair Guide sales point by the ground floor entrance.
London Art Fair 2020
Untitled design (8)

Diana Wege, Where are you Series – Onde voce esta & Reject Violence, 2019 [Detail]. Courtesy of Vellum Projects.


6pm – 6.45pm

Contemporary Art tour

7pm – 7.45pm

General Highlights tour

7pm – 7.45pm

Applied Arts tour

8pm – 8.45pm

Prints and Editions tour

8pm – 8.45pm

Modern British tour