20/21 British Art Fair

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 14TH SEPTEMBER 2014

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Dates:
10th September 2014†until†14th September 2014
OPENING TIMES
Wed 3pm-9pm, Thu 11am-8pm, Fri & Sat 11am-7pm, Sun 11am-6pm
PRICES
£9 (Adults), £6 (Concessions)

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20/21 British Art FairThe 20/21 British Art Fair offers works for sale by well known modern British artists from the 20th and 21st centuries and distinguishes itself by being the only fair for British art which focuses on Modern and Post-War art as well as featuring contemporary work from the 1970s onwards. It's a chance to see and buy works by highly respected artists like Francis Bacon, Lucian Freud and David Hockney, all displayed at the prestigious Royal College of Art. Since the fair first started in the 1980s, art buying has changed from being the exclusive pastime of the rich to being something we can all join in on. Undoubtedly, fairs like this have helped. The big names of the last two centuries are all here with Henry Moore alongside Damien Hirst. But there are also more 'entry level' pieces starting at a few hundred pounds. The focus is on painting and sculpture rather than the wild fringes of conceptualism, and there will be exciting pieces to covet from the brightest talents of recent times.

About Royal College of Art

The Royal College of Art has a lively programme of exhibitions featuring the work of its postgraduate students. In a further bid to promote artistic excellence it hosts lectures by leading figures from the worlds of art and design, fundraising sales, and other events. More about Royal College of Art

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20/21 British Art Fair† Grayson Perry (b. 1960), 'Hold your Beliefs Lightly', tapestry embroidery, 2011 †

20/21 British Art Fair - Grayson Perry (b. 1960), 'Hold your Beliefs Lightly', tapestry embroidery, 2011

20/21 British Art Fair Grayson Perry (b. 1960), 'Hold your Beliefs Lightly', tapestry embroidery, 2011†

20/21 British Art Fair - Grayson Perry (b. 1960), 'Hold your Beliefs Lightly', tapestry embroidery, 2011 More Images

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Gloucester Road Tube Station
10 minutes walk
South Kensington Tube Station
10 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

West Brompton Overground Station
24 minutes walk
Paddington Railway Station
21 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Union Car Parks
6 minutes walk
Q-Park Kingston House
6 minutes walk

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Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from 20/21 British Art Fair
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London > Attractions > Sights
Kensington Gardens, 27 Princes Square, South Kensington, London W2 | 2 minutes from 20/21 British Art Fair
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Chelsea Cloisters, Sloane Avenue, Chelsea, London SW3 | 15 minutes from 20/21 British Art Fair
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Royal College of Art events

XXXoraXXXoraLondon-born experimental artist XXXora presents surreal prints and self-portraits.7th October 2014Tuesday 7th October 2014 Where:
Royal College of Art, † Kensington Gore† † † SW7 2EU
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
XXXora
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Modern and Contemporary Art†|†PRICINGFree
DATESTuesday 7th October 2014 - 7pm-9pm
VENUERoyal College of Art†
London-born experimental artist XXXora presents surreal prints and self-portraits.
Graphics RCA: Fifty Years And BeyondGraphics RCA: Fifty Years And BeyondAn exhibition to mark the 50th anniversary of graphic design at the RCA, charting the development of the course and the groundbreaking achievements of alumni.23rd October 2014Monday 22nd December 2014 Where:
Royal College of Art, † Kensington Gore† † † SW7 2EU
Category: event
Graphics RCA: Fifty Years And Beyond
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Graphic Design
PRICINGphone for prices
DATES23rd October to 22nd December 2014 - 10am-5.30pm
VENUERoyal College of Art†
An exhibition to mark the 50th anniversary of graphic design at the RCA, charting the development of the course and the groundbreaking achievements of alumni.

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