Dot-Art: Liverpool Art Fair

31 May – 4 June 2012

Camp and Furnace

The Liverpool Art Fair is an exciting new open submission selling event over five days, designed to connect local artists with new art buyers on a large scale, break down barriers, and make affordable art accessible to all.

Showcasing a wide range of affordable original art by selected local artists, both established and up and coming, the fair will include a section of specially created work under £100, and a maximum price level of £1,000. The Liverpool Art Fair will provide a unique insight into the region’s creative talent; whether seasoned collector or first time art buyer, the fair will give everyone the opportunity to own their own piece of the Liverpool art world.

It will take place across two large exhibition spaces in the newly rejuvenated Camp and Furnace (previously the A-Foundation) in Liverpool’s Baltic Triangle; launching on the evening of Thursday 31st May, and open to the public from 11am-6pm from Friday 1st – Monday 4th June

Liverpool’s creative talent is to be showcased during May and June with a visual arts festival that will include exhibitions, performances, an auction and the very first Liverpool Art Fair.

The Fair aims to give a unique insight into the region’s creative talent and will include 150 pieces of art by 73 artists in both 2D and 3D, selected from hundreds of artists throughout Merseyside and beyond by a panel of judges.

The Liverpool Art Fair is an open submission selling event over five days, launching on the evening of Thursday May 31st, and open to the public from 11am-6pm from Friday, June 1st to Monday June 4th. (Jubilee Bank Holiday Weekend).

It aims to connect local artists with new art buyers on a large scale, break down barriers, and make affordable art accessible to all by having a section of specially created work costing under £100, and a maximum price level of £1,000.

It will take place across two large exhibition spaces in the newly rejuvenated Camp and Furnace (previously the A-Foundation) in Liverpool’s Baltic Triangle.

The Liverpool Art Fair is part of Liverpool Art Month that includes many of the city’s leading arts organisations including METAL at Edge Hill Station, Dot–Art; Arena Studios and Gallery, Bluecoat Studio Artists, Breeze studio Liverpool, The Bridewell Studios, The Gallery Liverpool, Liverpool John Moores University, the Liverpool POST, Red Wire, The Royal Standard and Wolstenholme Creative Space.

The Liverpool Art Fair is organised by Liverpool art gallery and consultants dot-art, who are based in Liverpool city centre, and specialise in affordable, high quality, locally sourced art, on a sale, commission and rental basis, as well as offering a range of complementary services including; art consultancy, exhibition planning and implementation, bespoke framing, art valuation and restoration and artist sourcing.

 

For further information please contact

 

Lucy Byrne, (dot-art) 0845 0176660 or email info@liverpoolartfair.com

 

Mike Rickett, 07710057372 or email mikerickett007@yahoo.co.uk

 

AND SEE: www.liverpoolartfair.com

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