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London Art Fair - Business Design Centre

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LONDON Art Fair, the UK’s premier fair for Modern British and contemporary art, returns to the Business Design Centre, Islington, from January 20 to January 24, 2016 for its 28th edition.

Coast is an exhibition curated by Jerwood Gallery, London, Art Fair’s Museum Partner for 2016. It illustrates the ways in which the British coastline has shaped and influenced selected artists in the Jerwood Collection including Barbara Hepworth, Ben Nicholson and John Piper.

Art Projects presents the freshest contemporary art from across the globe, showcasing large scale installations, solo shows and curated group displays.

It includes Dialogues, a series of collaborative presentations between invited galleries from the UK and overseas, curated by Natasha Hoare, Associate Curator, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam.

Photo50 is the Fair’s guest-curated annual showcase of contemporary photography: Feminine Masculine is an exhibition that explores the everyday struggle and fascination of dealing with the other sex curated by Federica Chiocchetti (founding director of Photocaptionist).

Thursday Late: in association with Peroni Nastro Azzurro provides visitors with the opportunity to visit the Fair until 9pm, whilst enjoying complimentary drinks as well as insightful tours, talks and performances.

Talks Programme presents an extensive programme of talks, tours and artist performances. All talks, tours and performances are free to attend with a valid London Art Fair ticket.

Tickets: London Art Fair day tickets are now on sale at £15 (plus £1.50 booking fee) in advance, including a copy of the 2016 Fair Guide (to be collected at the Fair). Day tickets on the door are £20. Tickets are available from www.londonartfair.co.uk or via the ticket hotline: 0844 8480 136.