Lille Art Fair 2012

With over 15,000 visitors in 2011, Lille Art Fair has become an essential contemporary art event held in the heart of the Paris-Brussels-London triangle.
Variety of methods of expression, diversity of galleries and artists and sheer artistic wealth of the event are the main ingredients making Lille Art Fair an essential cultural event.

Lille Art Fair attracts visitors looking to buy and keen to make the most of the event made up of collectors, knowledgeable art lovers and newcomers to the world of art are all looking forward to the 5th Lille Art Fair taking place from 12 to 15 April 2012 that promises to be a great experience for all concerned!

THE FAIR IS GROWING

Buoyed by its success, the 5th Lille Art Fair will bring together 100 galleries and publishers from many different countries in an 8,000 m² showcase.
Paintings, drawings, sculpture, video, engravings, ceramics, photos, etc., -all forms of art will be represented even more than ever before.

DISCOVER OTHER THINGS IN THE HEART OF THE FAIR

-The Print Art Fair features the representatives of art printing techniques: lithography, engraving, screen printing, digigraphics, artist’s books, and more…
- The Video Art Fair, is a new addition to the 2011 fair, highlighting a contemporary form of expression so as to discover new talents and specialised galleries.
- La Nuit de l’Art (“The Art Night”), will be an exceptional evening where each exhibitor invites their artists to come and meet the public for a performance, signing session, or other activities and happenings.

ARTISTIC AND CULTURAL ORGANISATIONS

The region’s artistic and cultural organisation complete the offering from galleries and publishers. Totally new works by French and European artists will thus be presented to visitors in the heart of the fair, with.

PRATICAL INFORMATION

From 12 to 15 April 2012

Special evenings:
Vernissage on Wednesday 11 April at 19:00 by invitation only. Preview at 16:00 by invitation only.
Nuit de l’art (“Art Night”) on Thursday 12 April from 18:00 to 23:00.
Late evening opening on Friday 13 April. Open until 23:00

Times
Thursday 12 April: 11:00 to 23:00
Friday 13 April: 11:00 to 23:00
Saturday 14 April: 11:00 to 20:00
Sunday 15 April: 11:00 to 19:00

Talks
A unique opportunity for art lovers, collectors and trade professionals to meet up and discuss their common passion: Contemporary Art