Los Angeles Fine Print Fair
Friday, January 22, 2016 at 6:00 PM - Sunday, January 24, 2016 at 5:30 PM (PST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
An engaging boutique art fair offering regional collectors a unique opportunity to connect with leading art dealers and purchase prints of impeccable quality from all periods. Exhibitors are experts in the field of prints and are all members of the International Fine Print Dealers Association (IFPDA), a nonprofit organization of art dealers and galleries committed to the highest standards of quality, ethics, and connoisseurship. On offer are works of art created by artists of art historical importance using techniques such as etching, lithography or woodcut to express unique ideas. (Please note: attendees may not bring works of art to the event or enter with bags larger than a laptop computer.)
Public Hours Admission is FREE
Saturday January 23: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday, January 24: 12:00 - 6:00 pm
Opening Preview Friday, January 22 from 6:00 - 8:30 pm
Tickets are $25 and benefit Self Help Graphics, a non-profit, community visual arts center which has been promoting and teaching printmaking in East Los Angeles for more than 40 years.Free valet parking on opening night.
Raffle Prize: original print by Frank Romero, Going to the Olympics with framing by Allan Jeffries Framing.
Free and open to the public. Reservations recommended.
Saturday, January 23, 10:00 – 11:00 am
Guided Walk-through with Dr. Timothy Benson
A talk and tour of the Fair's highlights with the curator of the Robert Gore Rifkind Center for German Expressionist Studies, LACMA
Sunday, January 24, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Caring for your Print Collection
Art appraiser Sharon Goodman Squires leads a panel discussion exploring this important topic featuring Janice Schopfer, head of Paper Conservation at LACMA, and Samuel Pugatch, Fine Arts Specialist at Momentous Insurance with special guests.
Free parking available behind both Bonhams buildings at 7601 and 7575 W Sunset Blvd.
What can/can't I bring to the event?
Attendees may not bring works of art to the event or enter with bags larger than a laptop computer.
What is the refund policy?
Tickets purchased for the Opening Preview are nonrefundable.
When & Where
IFPDA | International Fine Print Dealers Association
The International Fine Print Dealers Association (IFPDA) is the authority on fine art prints and their connoisseurship and collection. As the leading non-profit organization of international art dealers, galleries, and publishers, IFPDA is dedicated to increasing the appreciation for works on paper among collectors and the general public through exhibitions, programs, art fairs, and the IFPDA Book Award. Through its network, online presence, and public programs, the IFPDA fosters understanding and growth within a global art community interested in prints.