Art isn’t just for the elite; it’s for everyone. This November, the F1 Pit Building will transform into an art lover’s paradise as the Affordable Art Fair Singapore returns with a splash of colour, creativity, and charisma. 2023 marks the 14th year of Affordable Art Fair’s presence in Singapore, cementing it as the most enduring international art fair in the region. From 10 – 12 November 2023, immerse yourself in a vibrant atmosphere where art meets lifestyle.
With the belief that everyone deserves to own art, the fair showcases a plethora of artworks in an environment where visitors can approach any of the friendly galleries to initiate conversations about an artists’ works, fostering an atmosphere where purchasing art is made less intimidating.
To make art accessible to everyone, all prices are transparent and prominently displayed, ensuring there is something for every pocket. With all artworks at the fair priced under $15,000, 75% of artworks priced below S$7,500, and a delightful selection under S$1,000, it’s time to find that perfect piece that speaks to you.
Representing 36% local and 64% international galleries, the fair is a melting pot of cultures across 81 galleries, allowing visitors to encounter an international art culture. From the pulsating rhythms of Singapore to the eclectic vibes of UK, US, Hong Kong, South Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, and more, discover a world of art from 20 different countries — under one roof.
Free and paid activities at the 2023 Singapore Fair include:
Art Psychotherapy and Wellbeing Workshops
In collaboration with the Singapore Cancer Society, attendees can delve into the profound connection between art and mental wellness. These workshops not only highlight the therapeutic role of art but also support a noble cause, with proceeds aiding cancer patients.
Children’s Art Studio: Dream Explorers of Tomorrow
Presented by Art Wonderland, the Children’s Art Studio invites young attendees to dive into a world of boundless imagination, offering captivating activities that promise interactive fun.
Visual Arts Centre Workshops
From nature-inspired postcard making to palette knife painting workshops, the Visual Arts Centre offers a plethora of experiences for attendees to unleash their inner artist.
Singapore Sculpture Society Live Demonstrations
Witness the artistry of renowned sculptors and immerse yourself in live woodcarving sessions, offering a tactile and visual treat.
In line with the fair’s ethos of accessibility, the #SPOTLIGHT Exhibition offers a curated space spotlighting new artists who have never been showcased at the Singapore edition before.
Good art and delicious food & drinks are the perfect pairing, so visit the Gastro Park to eat, rest and fuel your body before you continue with more activities and shopping at the Fair.
Date: 10 – 12 November 2023
Venue: F1 Pit Building, 1 Republic Boulevard, Singapore 038975
Public Opening Hours:
Friday 10 November, 11am – 6pm
Saturday 11 November, 11am – 7pm
Sunday 12 November, 11am – 6pm
Arty-Licious Evening: Friday 10 November, 6pm – 9pm