Affordable Art Fair Singapore
Affordable Art Fair is an international and contemporary art fair held in numerous countries all over the world. First launched in 1999 in London Battersea, it has since conquered the world and has now two editions in Asia. Indeed, in addition to Affordable Art Fair Hong Kong, there is Affordable Art Fair Singapore that takes place in November. There, visitors will find art exhibits, workshops and parties, as well as delicious food at the Gastro Park. Affordable Art Fair offers a new vision of art markets, with low prices, artworks from emerging artists and many activities to accompany the fair itself. As a matter of fact, the fair has become a place both for art lovers and seasoned buyers.
Alan Koh shares his views!
Affordable Art Fair Singapore 2020
1 Republic Blvd
November 2020: TBA
Adult Late View: £22
Weekday Ticket: £11
Reduced Weekday: £9
Weekend Ticket: £13
Concession Weekend: £11
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Insights Affordable Art Fair Singapore
What would you say is the DNA of Affordable Art Fair Singapore?
Affordable Art Fair aims to make art accessible and help people discovering the joy of collecting art.
What type of galleries are chosen to exhibit, and why?
We choose contemporary art galleries showing unique and original works of art. We also represent a lot of young art galleries showing emerging artists’ works which can be collected by seasoned and new collectors.
What is the price range of pieces? Who is the average buyer?
All artworks are sold under S$15K, with 75% below S$7,500.
“We represent a lot of young art galleries showing emerging artists’ works “
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Who is the typical attendee of Affordable Art Fair Singapore?
Usually, there is a mix of locals and expats, over age 30, who are looking for art in their homes. 30% are first time buyers who have started their art collecting journey with us.
What makes Affordable Singapore so special?
Unique, programmes evolve and are always different in each edition. New artists and galleries which give audience a variety of art to choose from. Longest art fair in Singapore that is still running strong since 2010.
What are two other art fairs you would suggest?
I would suggest one great fair, Art Basel.
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Affordable Art Fair Hong Kong presents around 110 local and international galleries, showcasing a wide range of works of art from traditional paintings to contemporary photographs.