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THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 24TH JANUARY 2016

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OPENING TIMES
Wed 20 Jan Photography Focus Day 11am-9pm, Thu 21 Jan 11am-9pm, Fri 22 Jan 11am-7pm, Sat 23 Jan 10am-7pm, Sun 24 Jan 10am-5pm
 
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£15 (in adv), £20 (on the door) | Six Day Ticket: £25 (in adv), £40 (on the door)
 
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London Art FairNow in its 28th year, the London Art Fair at the Business Design Centre shows no signs of losing its cutting edge. Whether you're buying or just looking you'll have over a hundred of London's best galleries to look through. There are two shows within the show: 'Art Projects', showcasing contemporary art from across the globe; and 'Photo50', a curated exhibition of 50 contemporary photographs. The fair is the perfect platform for art dealers and publishers to publicise their latest news. One such example is The XL Catlin Art Guide which highlights thirty new graduate artists selected from UK art schools by curator Justin Hammond, their 2016 edition is launched alongside an exhibition of work by selected artists.

 

About Business Design Centre

Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The City and two from The West End. It also perfectly combines architectural beauty with modern facilities, offering a huge space to host the most stylish of events. More about Business Design Centre

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London Art Fair  Photo50 Thorsten Brinkman, Grand Duc Vasario, 2014, Courtesy of Gallery Hopstreet  

   
London Art Fair - Photo50 Thorsten Brinkman, Grand Duc Vasario, 2014, Courtesy of Gallery Hopstreet

London Art Fair Photo50 Thorsten Brinkman, Grand Duc Vasario, 2014, Courtesy of Gallery Hopstreet 


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Canonbury Overground Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
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Elia Mews Car Park
 
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Skinner Street NCP
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  41% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 1 minute from London Art Fair
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Autumn StampexAutumn StampexCommunity & Lifestyle, Antiques Fair.2016-09-14T11:30:00+01002016-09-17T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Business Design Centre, 52  Upper Street      N1 0QH
Category: event
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Autumn Stampex
BRIDES The ShowBRIDES The ShowCommunity & Lifestyle, Wedding Fairs.2016-09-30T09:00:00+01002016-09-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Business Design Centre, 52  Upper Street      N1 0QH
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BRIDES The Show
Country Living Magazine Christmas FairCountry Living Magazine Christmas FairCountry Living Magazine Christmas FairIn preparation for Christmas, the Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair brings a taste of rural England to the Business Design Centre, with all the cosy traditionalism that goes with it. With over 400 exhibitors there's everything you need for a perfect Christmas. There are handmade toys, stocking fillers, limited edition decorations, and, of cour2016-11-09T00:00:00+00002016-11-13T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Business Design Centre, 52  Upper Street      N1 0QH
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event > Seasonal
DATES  9th to 13th Nov 2016
VENUE  Business Design Centre 
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Business Design Centre, 52  Upper Street      N1 0QH
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event > Foodie Events
PRICING  In adv: £12 (Adults), £5 (Children over 5) | On door: £15 (Adults), £4 (Children over 5), | Free (Children up to 5)
DATES  2nd, 3rd and 4th December 2016
VENUE  Business Design Centre 
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