Manchester Street Artist to Produce Work Live at Buy Art Fair

Buy Art Fair, the largest contemporary art fair outside London, will be playing host to Manchester-based street artist Akse-p19.  The internationally recognised freehand graffiti artist will be producing portraits live on canvas onSaturday 28th and Sunday 29th September. Manchester residents will be familiar with Akse-p19’s work, with many of his popular street art pieces having … Continue reading

Buy Art Fair & The Manchester Contemporary 2013 Preview

Buy Art Fair and The Manchester Contemporary, the north of England’s biggest art buying events, will return to Hardman Boulevard, Spinningfields, Manchester from 26 to 29 September this year. Following its unparalleled success in 2012, Buy Art Fair, the UK’s biggest contemporary art fair outside London, celebrates its sixth year, while its sister show, The Manchester Contemporary, will mark its fifth anniversary showcasing world-class, critically engaged contemporary art.  … Continue reading

Buy Art Fair 2012 ‘Busiest Ever’

Organisers of this year’s Buy Art Fair and The Manchester Contemporary, which took place from 27 to 30 September at Spinningfields, Manchester, have revealed total visitor numbers of 6,875 which is 43% up on 2011 and the highest number since the event launched in 2007 making Buy Art Fair and The Manchester Contemporary the biggest … Continue reading

Information on this year’s Buy Art Fair!

Manchester’s leading art buying event, Buy Art Fair, returns to Spinningfields from 28th to 30th October 2011. Sponsored by Jaguar UK, Spinningfields and The Avenue Manchester and supported by the National Lottery through Arts Council funding, Buy Art Fair will host 60 galleries from across the UK which will exhibit works from over 300 artists. In 2010, Buy … Continue reading