Photo Fairs

  March 6, 2019 to March 8, 2019
Art Al Ain

Abu Dhabi, UAE
ART AL AIN will take place 6th, 7th and 8th of March 2019 at the Al Ain Convention Centre. ART AL AIN is the definitive initiative that aims to highlight the city's global credentials in the arts scene, and brings together artists from around the world for an unmatched celebration of talent, creativity, innovation and cultural diversity.
  September 21, 2018 to September 23, 2018
Unseen Photo Fair

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Unseen is an international photography fair and festival focused on emerging talent and unseen work by established photographers. The fair, which hosts 54 galleries, presents the most recent developments taking place within the world of contemporary photography.
  August 30, 2019 to August 31, 2019
Amsterdam International Art Fair

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Amsterdam International Art Fair is the international art fair in the Dutch city that brings over 150 exhibitors from around the globe for Amsterdam to enjoy! Offering over 3,000 art pieces on display for exhibition and sale, this is a prime opportunity to immerse oneself into a rich collection of global art either as admirer or as purchaser.
  September 12, 2018 to September 16, 2018
Berlin Art Week

Berlin, Germany
Exhibitions, installations and events at galleries, project spaces and private collections will also illustrate the vitality and dynamism of Berlin's art world. A new feature this year will be the panel discussions of Talking Galleries/Berlin. For this and for the week’s other events, artists, collectors, gallerists, museum directors, and art lovers from around the world will meet for Berlin Art Week.
  September 27, 2018 to September 30, 2018
Expo Chicago
600 E. Grand Avenue
Chicago - IL 60611
Initiating the international fall art season each September, EXPO CHICAGO hosts leading art galleries presented alongside one of the highest quality platforms for global contemporary art and culture.
  October 4, 2018 to October 7, 2018
Texas Contemporary
1001 Avenida de las Americas
Houston - TX 77010
Texas Contemporary, Houston's premier modern and contemporary art fair, returns to the George R. Brown Convention Center this October 4- October 7. Texas Contemporary 2018 celebrates the extension of the art fair into the Houston community, with important partnerships forged across the city's most influential cultural institutions. In 2018 Texas Contemporary will broaden the fair's reach across music, dance, literature, and design, working alongside such institutions as the Houston Ballet, leading local literary organizations Inprint and Gulf Coast, and the Houston Symphony to enhance the fair's wide and passionate audience of experienced and dedicated patrons. Expanding the art fair's longstanding relationships with museums and arts organizations alike, Texas Contemporary's Opening Night Preview will again benefit long-time partner Contemporary Arts Museum Houston.
  September 25, 2018 to September 30, 2018
PhotoKina 2018

Koln, Germany
The world's leading trade fair for photo and video this year presents itself in new colours, with a new look and feel and a fireworks display of new ideas. Here one can submerge into the fascinating possibilities of images and experience a photokina that equally inspires pros, traders, hobby photographers and young "smartphoners" like never before with countless events and promotions.
  January 16, 2019 to January 20, 2019
London Art Fair
52 Upper Street
London, UK
Over the last thirty years, London Art Fair has given access to exceptional modern and contemporary art, as well as expert insight into the changing market. Presenting leading British and international galleries alongside curated spaces Art Projects and Photo50, the Fair invites collectors and visitors to discover works by renowned artists from the 20th Century to today. London Art Fair is an unmissable opening to the international art calendar.
  January 23, 2019 to January 27, 2019
LA Art Show
1201 S Figueroa St
Los Angeles - CA 90015
The LA Art Show is distinguished as the region's foremost celebration of the visual arts offering collectors, galleries and the community the opportunity to view, exhibit and purchase art from around the globe. Every year we exceed all expectations and 2017 proved to be record breaking as we deepened our roster of galleries, pursued new exciting art programming and engaged LA's major art institutions. The demands of the evolving art market in Los Angeles and it's emergence as a vital player of the global art scene drives our marketing and planning. Creating an art show which influences the highest level of creative innovations through the connection of world-class galleries, renowned artists, top curators and collectors is our goal. The LA Art Show is proud to be one of the world's largest and longest running events with more than 100 leading galleries from over 18 countries exhibiting in 200,000 square feet of exhibition space to an estimated 70,000 attendees over a four day period.
  December 1, 2018 to December 4, 2018
Miami Project
NE 29th Street and NE 1st Avenue
Miami - FL 33137
The fifth Miami Project represents an ambitious step forward for the world class art fair. Miami Project Edition 6 will be erected atop and within an expansive structure located in Miami Beach, just steps from the entrance of NADA Miami. A dramatic, 75,000 square foot exhibition space featuring 40 foot cathedral ceilings will be built seamlessly into the existing architecture, elegantly housing 60 exhibiting galleries.
  December 6, 2018 to December 9, 2018
Art Miami
3101 NE 1st Avenue
Miami - FL 33137
Art Miami is the leading international contemporary and modern art fair that takes place each December during art week at the midtown Miami complex in the renowned Wynwood Arts District. It is one of the most important annual contemporary art events in the united states, attracting more than 82,000 collectors, curators, museum professionals and art enthusiasts from around the globe annually. Entering its 27th edition, Art Miami remains committed to showcasing the most important artworks from the 20th and 21st centuries in collaboration with a selection of the world's most respected galleries.
  December 5, 2018 to December 9, 2018
Aqua Art Miami
1530 Collins Ave.
Miami - FL 33139
Aqua's unique environment – in a classic South Beach hotel with spacious exhibition rooms that open onto a breezy, intimate courtyard – has become a favorite gathering spot for collectors, curators and art lovers to discover fresh talent and acquire new works while exchanging cultural ideas and forming meaningful connections. Aqua Art Miami, which will kick off with a VIP Preview on Wednesday, December 6 and be open to the public December 7 - 10, has become the premier destination for prominent collectors and art aficionados to procure works by young, emerging and mid-career artists. Throughout the years, Aqua Art Miami has continued to solidify itself as a completely unique fair, consistently staying true to its signature relaxed yet energetic vibe. The 2017 edition will feature 47 international exhibitors showcasing fresh new works, and set in the intimate exhibition rooms that open into a beautiful courtyard, all found within the classic South Beach hotel.
  December 5, 2018 to December 9, 2018
1700 NE 2nd Avenue
Miami - FL 33132
Having been part of the Miami community for the past eight years, we are saddened by the trail of damage Hurricane Irma left across South Florida. Our thoughts are with the people affected by the storm—our friends, colleagues, and partners—as they continue to recover and rebuild. We'll be there Dec. 6–10 at Miami Art Week to help celebrate the best the contemporary art world has to offer and the resiliency of the people of Florida.
  December 4, 2018 to December 9, 2018
Launched in 2012, CONTEXT Art Miami's open atmosphere creates a meaningful dialogue between artists, galleries and collectors while providing the ultimate platform for the presentation of mid-career, emergent and cutting-edge talent by emerging and established galleries. Ninety-five international galleries, vetted by the CONTEXT Art Miami Selection Committee, exhibit highlights from their gallery programs, solo artist exhibitions and curated projects. The combined efforts of CONTEXT Art Miami and Art Miami provide a unique and alternative opportunity for leading primary dealers and their artists to be marketed and promoted internationally during the most important week for contemporary art in America.
  December 6, 2018 to December 9, 2018
Art Basel
1901 Convention center drive
Miami beach - FL 33139
Miami and Miami Beach will be the epicenter of the art world with approximately 1200 art galleries from around the world and representing thousands of artists, showing at twenty art fairs located in both Miami and Miami Beach.
  December 5, 2018 to December 9, 2018
Untitled Art

Miami Beach
Untitled, Art is an international, curated art fair founded in 2012 that focuses on curatorial balance and integrity across all disciplines of contemporary art. Untitled, Art innovates the standard fair model by selecting a curatorial team to identify, and curate a selection of galleries, artist-run exhibition spaces, and non-profit institutions and organizations, in dialogue with an architecturally designed venue. The next edition of Untitled, Miami Beach will take place on the beach at Ocean Drive and 12th Street, December 6 - 10, 2017.
  November 8, 2018 to November 11, 2018
Photo Independent Art Fair

Paris, France - CA 90038
Photo Independent is the only international art fair bridging the gap between those who love and collect photography and the artists who make it. Photo Independent is championing a new generation of photographers and is quickly becoming one of the most significant annual photographic events in the World.
View the work of important international photographers in a ground-breaking collection of exhibitions, curated projects, panel discussions and seminars with prominent photographers and experts.
We are currently accepting applications from photographers to exhibit at the 5th edition of Photo Independent in Los Angeles and the First Edition in Paris.
  November 8, 2018 to November 11, 2018
Paris Photo
Avenue Winston Churchill
Paris, France
Paris Photo, the leading international fair dedicated to photography, will be held from 8 to 11 November 2018, at the Grand Palais. With 180 exhibitors, including galleries, publishers and art book dealers, making up the main sector, the 2018 edition will be characterized by an ambitious and original programme, presenting the best of the photographic medium in all of its diversity. For its 22nd edition, Paris Photo will host 149 galleries and 31 publishers from 31 countries across the world, with 31 new galleries and five specialist photography publishers exhibiting for the first time. For the third consecutive year, the PRISMES sector will bring together 14 exceptional projects by leading galleries in the monumental Salon d’Honneur of the Grand Palais. Alongside this, Paris Photo will launch a new FILM/VIDEO section, exploring new perspectives in image-based art, in association with leading cinema, MK2 (Grand Palais).
  November 8, 2018 to November 12, 2018
Salon de la Photo

Paris, France
The Salon de la Photo brings together the world's top photography brands, equipment manufacturers, importers, schools, and professional groups. It showcases the art of photography and the photography profession with the "Grandes Rencontres", the ZOOMS Awards for emerging photographers, special photography exhibitions, portfolio sessions, and technical presentations organized and presented by top professionals from the photography press.
  October 19, 2018 to October 22, 2018

Paris, France
FIAC, a major showcase for artistic creation, continues to develop, and confirms its status as a leading international art fair. FIAC 2018 at the Grand Palais features over 180 galleries from 25 countries, presenting modern art, contemporary art and emerging trends. At the same time, with its external cultural programme, FIAC demonstrates its desire to strengthen its identity over the long term by presenting an ensemble of outdoor works, series of lectures, performances and screenings of artists’ films in the most prestigious settings in the heart of Paris.
  September 7, 2018 to September 8, 2018
Rotterdam Int

Rotterdam, Netherlands
Rotterdam, the city of architecture, designated cultural capital of Europe, with its major international commercial centre and one of the busiest ports in the world, makes it a very interesting city to exhibit! The GAA Ltd is collaborating with Rotterdam Festivals, 24hr Culture, the Rotterdam council bureau for cultural events, and Brand Communications, all together targeting tens of thousands of art loving people.
  September 28, 2018 to September 30, 2018
Start Up Small Works SF
1599 Tennessee Street
San Francisco
Small Works SF is the latest edition of stARTup: a "tabletop" style art fair in an industrial warehouse setting for select contemporary artists to show small-scale works in all mediums. "Small-scale artwork" means any art than can be displayed on a 6 foot long table and the wall behind it. With 2,500 square feet of original art in a relaxed and friendly space, Small Works offers an excellent opportunity for artists to experience stARTup Art Fair in a smaller, more approachable framework that taps into a unique collector market. See below more detailed space and pricing information. Since its inception, stARTup Art Fair has enjoyed a steady attendance growth of 20%, which includes multicultural professionals, techies, collectors, and art and design enthusiasts working in the top industries in our region and running their own businesses. They are engaged on social media and love finding unique events for themselves and their families. Our unwavering mission to support creative and professional success for independent artists makes stARTup the converging point where artists, art world professionals and art lovers can all connect to foster new relationships and rewarding opportunities.
  July 12, 2018 to July 15, 2018
ART Santa Fe
201 W. Marcy
Santa Fe - NM 87501
Explore an amazing array of contemporary and modern art July 12–15, 2018 at Art Santa Fe, taking place at the gorgeous Santa Fe Community Convention Center. Celebrating 19 years this summer, Art Santa Fe features a [FUSION] of extraordinary artwork from local, national, and international artists and galleries, as well as specially curated show programming, live entertainment, and other exclusive events.
  August 2, 2018 to August 5, 2018
Seattle Art Fair
Downtown Seattle
Vulcan Inc. and Art Market Productions announce the fourth edition of the Seattle Art Fair, taking place August 2 - 5, 2018 at CenturyLink Field Event Center. Seattle Art Fair 2017 saw exceptional attendance as well as strong sales to important collections. The fair returns to build on the success of its inaugural year and will continue to showcase the vibrant culture and diversity of the Pacific Northwest. Seattle Art Fair 2018 will once again create a unique and innovative art experience that further establishes Seattle as an influential contributor to the global art community.
  September 21, 2018 to September 23, 2018

Shanghai, China
Now on its third edition, PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai will continue to reflect the increasing demand in China and the wider Asia Pacific region for collecting photography. PHOTOFAIRS Shanghai is now the benchmark for contemporary photography in this region, as demonstrated by the successes of the past two years both in terms of sales and visitor numbers – 2015 welcomed more than 26,000 visitors. The 2016 edition will include a cutting-edge moving image section named Connected, curated by the eminent Chinese critic, Feng Boyi.
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