The Other Art Fair is the UK’s leading artist fair to discover and buy art directly from the very best emerging artistic talent. With bi-annual fairs strongly established in London, The Other Art Fair has grown both in the UK and abroad with editions now in Bristol and Sydney.
As fellow champions of new creative talent, we’re delighted to be partnering with The Other Art Fair this autumn for their London showcase at Old Truman Brewery, from 6-9 October 2016.
We’ve lined up a series of Soap Box talks guaranteed to stimulate your cerebral cortex, whilst casting a spotlight on emerging artists and investment opportunities.
Come spot the new YBAs before their work — and prices — go stratospheric.
Let’s Be Brief Pop-Up School: Invest in art w/ Saatchi Art at Shoreditch House
SWAG aka, silver-wine-art-gold, is the acronym for what is believed to be the recession proof investment.
Focussing on the ‘art’ angle, Let’s Be Brief will be joined by Chief Curator and VP, Art Advisory at Saatchi Art, Rebecca Wilson. Formerly a Director at the Saatchi Gallery, London, Rebecca was instrumental in launching the gallery’s online presence, as well as creating New Sensations.
In this Q&A session Rebecca will be discussing the value of investing in emerging artists and the organisation’s new initiative: Invest in Art. A selection of Invest in Art future art stars will also be in attendance.
*All attendees will receive a complementary ticket to The Other Art Fair’s preview night.
5 Oct, 1-2pm, Shoreditch House, Ebor Street, London E1 6AW
We have a limited amount of tickets available. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to secure yours.
Let’s Be Brief Soap Box at The Other Art Fair
TINA ROWE, Friday 7 October, 6.30pm
Photographic artist Tina expands on her slingshot journey through art education. Tina has been an associate at the Open School East since 2015, a unique space bringing together emerging artists and a multifaceted events programme.
TAMIKA ABAKA-WOOD, Saturday 8 October, 3pm
Tamika has worked in the field of research and insights: travelling to Ethiopia, Nigeria and Rwanda for the ‘Girl Effect’ radio show and magazine; working with the NHS’s mental health unit; and assisting a PhD phonetics doctoral thesis.
Tamika will breaking down myths surrounding the ‘millennial’ through her research project; talking to 20-somethings across London, NYC, Berlin, Mumbai and Sao Paulo. Sharing what she discovered straight from the horse’s mouth.
RHYS CHAPMAN, Sunday 9 October, 3pm
Filmmaker Rhys, best known for his work on WONDERED, a film raising awareness about the lack of openly gay professionals playing football, will consider filmmaking as a tool for social change, education and entertainment.
The Other Art Fair, 6-9 Oct, Old Truman Brewery, Hanbury Street, E1 6QR