Daily Highlight Tours and Exclusive Exhibitor Events

Vanessa's Top Fair Picks

Daily Tours will be held at 1.30pm from the Meeting Point

A hand-picked selection of exemplary pieces available to purchase from around the fair, where independent art advisor, Vanessa Curry will illustrate the latest trends in decorative design and fine art purchasing. Find our more information on Vanessa Curry here.

Select the lecture title to reserve your place. All talks take place in the Club Room, Gallery Level, Olympia London

Tuesday 01 November 2016

British Antique Dealers Association
Time: 
12:30 to 13:30
Ashley Gray will discuss the rarest & best examples of textiles designed by the Modern British Masters in post war Europe.
Speakers(s): 
Ashley Gray, leading dealer in Original Fashion Illustration
British Museum
Time: 
14:30 to 15:30
Explore South Africa's works of art and the complexity of history over 100,000 with co-curator Dr Chris Spring.
Speakers(s): 
Dr Chris Spring, co-curator at the British Museum

Wednesday 02 November 2016

Paul Mayhew Fine Art
Time: 
12:00 to 18:00
Philip Kelleway will be joining us for a book signing of the Highly Desirable: The Zinkeisen Sisters and their Legacy .
Speakers(s): 
Philip Kelleway
Leighton House Museum
Time: 
14:30 to 15:30
Explore a landmark exhibition with Senior Curator of the Leighton House Museum, Daniel Robbins.
Speakers(s): 
Daniel Robbins, Senior Curator, Museums, The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

Thursday 03 November 2016

Time: 
12:30 to 13:30
Explore the combination of Indian art and religion with Arthur Milner, Indian and Islamic works of art specialist.
Speakers(s): 
Arthur Millner, Indian and Islamic Works of Art specialist
BIID Registered Designer: Shalini Misra
Time: 
14:30 to 15:30
Art plays an important role in all of Shalini’s interiors, find out how the Interior Designer incorporates various styles in with her projects.
Speakers(s): 
Shalini Misra, Interior Designer

Friday 04 November 2016

Interior Style Hunter
Time: 
12:30 to 13:30
Grant and Rachel will be discussing a formula for creating interiors that increase in value over time.
Speakers(s): 
Grant Pierrus, Editor of Interior Style Hunter
Rachel Laxer, Founder of Rachel Laxer Interiors Ltd
Ashmolean Museum
Time: 
14:30 to 15:30
This talk explores the themes and debates surrounding controversial arts in the Islamic tradition.
Speakers(s): 
Dr Francesca Leoni, specialist in Islamic Manuscripts

Saturday 05 November 2016

Wallace Collection
Time: 
14:30 to 15:30
Join Tom Ellis to discuss the range of techniques featured in his innovative contemporary art exhibition.
Speakers(s): 
Tom Ellis, British Artist

More details to follow