August 2018 - Press Release

The Winter Art & Antiques Fair Olympia returns for 2018

 

August 2018

The acclaimed Winter Art & Antiques Fair Olympia will return from October 29 to November 4 on the Gallery Level on the National Hall of Olympia London.  The Fair takes place alongside Spirit of Christmas and the Luxury Travel Fair.

The fair is the last important art and antiques fair before Christmas and attracts thousands of collectors, connoisseurs, interior designers and canny Christmas shoppers. There are over 20,000 objects of outstanding quality and the winter nights give the event a seasonal sparkle and luxurious atmosphere.

There will be 70 of the UK's top dealers selling everything from diamonds to dining tables and from clocks to ceramics. Visitors can buy truly one-off pieces from famous names such as Lalique, Matisse, Meissen, Cartier and Asprey. There will be furniture dating from the 16thcentury to 20thcentury as well as Art Deco furniture and objects, Asian antiques, textiles and carpets, glass, mirrors, silver and art from old masters to contemporary. 

Fair Director, Mary Claire Boyd said, 'For anyone looking for great craftsmanship and extraordinary one-of-a-kind pieces for a home or a collection, this is an important event in the London Winter art and antiques calendar'.

Dealers exhibiting include Wakelin & Linfield, Haynes Fine Art of Broadway, Anthea AG Antiques Ltd, Morgan Strickland Decorative Arts, Mary Cooke Antiques, Richard Price & Associates, Peter Bunting, S & S Timms, Atelier Ltd and Philip Carrol.

Every piece for sale is checked by a team of trade experts before the fair opens to ensure authenticity so new buyers can shop with confidence. 

 

The fair will have its own entrance at the Apex corner on Hammersmith Road (Entrance D) and be accessible from Spirit of Christmas as well.

For more information and high res imagery contact alexinkin@gmail.com07720 299456

www.olympia-antiques.com

Located on the gallery level in the elegant National Hall in London Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London W14 8UX, the Fair is extremely easy to get to. 

Opening hours are:

Monday 29thOctober 6pm – 9pm Preview evening. £35

Tuesday 30 October 11am – 6pm 

Wednesday 31 October 11am – 6pm

Thursday 1 November 11am – 9pm

Friday 2 November 11am – 6pm

Saturday 3 November 11am – 6pm

Sunday 4 November 11am - 5pm

Tickets are priced at £15 in advance and £20 on the door and £35 on Preview day*. 

The Art & Antiques Fair Olympia takes place at the Olympia National, London, W14 8UX. For more information and to purchase tickets please visit www.olympia-antiques.com.

 *A transaction fee of £1.20 applies