Press Releases

Press Releases

2017’s LAPADA ART & ANTIQUES FAIR REPORTS IMPRESSIVE SALES AND RECORD ATTENDANCE

As the ninth edition of the LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair drew to a close, dealers across diverse categories reported strong sales and positive interest from a range of fresh UK and international collectors. This year supported by new Principal Sponsor Killik & Co, the Fair team’s decision to bridge two weeks for the first time paid off, with attendance at record levels and a large number of exhibitors reporting sales to new clients. Dealers noted high international attendees, particularly those visiting from China and the USA.

LAPADA ANNOUNCES NEW CHAIRMAN AND CHANGES TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

After seven successful years in the role, Lord Chadlington will now be stepping down from the position of Chairman of LAPADA. Succeeding him as Chairman will be Lord de Mauley. In other changes to the Board of Directors, Jacqueline Pruskin, consultant and freelance journalist, has stepped down from the Board and will be replaced by Victor Benady. With a successful career in digital advertising and communications that spans over 20 years, Victor is a multi-award-winning creative director and strategist.

LAPADA ART & ANTIQUES FAIR ANNOUNCES KILLIK & CO AS NEW PRINCIPAL SPONSOR FOR 2017

LAPADA is delighted to announce that award-winning investment house Killik & Co will sponsor the 2017 edition of the LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair.

LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair partners with Gusbourne

LAPADA is pleased to announce multi-award winning Gusbourne as the English Sparkling Wine partner for the 2017 LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair. Complementing the LAPADA Fair’s celebration of time-honoured craftsmanship and British heritage, Gusbourne Blanc de Blancs, which is regularly enjoyed at Buckingham Palace, will be served at the Private Preview and their full range of English Sparkling Wine will then be available throughout the week in the brasserie.

LAPADA ANNOUNCES 2017 CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

A unique proposition in the UK’s art and antiques trade, the annual LAPADA Conference is the most prominent industry forum of its kind. LAPADA, The Association of Art and Antiques Dealers will host its ninth edition on Thursday 23rd February 2017, from 9:30am to 5pm in the Cholmondeley Room of the House of Lords.

LAPADA FAIR 2016 ROUND-UP

An international crowd and impressive sales at the LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair 2016

LAPADA ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH HOMES & ANTIQUES

LAPADA has just confirmed a strategic partnership with specialist interiors magazine Homes & Antiques.

New Government brings opportunity for trade to campaign on key issues, says LAPADA

CEO Rebecca Davies aims to give trade a louder voice in Whitehall LAPADA have pledged to do all they can to ensure that key members of the new Cabinet are fully briefed on matters that top the British art market’s agenda.

The LAPADA Association CEO’s Reaction to Brexit

Following the EU referendum, Rebecca Davies, Chief Executive of LAPADA, the Association of Art & Antiques Dealers, gives her perspective on Brexit: “I have always believed that whatever the result, a period of calm reflection, bridge building and stability must be a priority. It is in all of our interests."

SAVE THE DATE - LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair 2016

The LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair returns for its eighth year to the suitably breathtaking surrounds of Berkeley Square, Mayfair. Sponsored by Delancey, the LAPADA Fair offers an unmissable opportunity to source and buy some of the world’s most coveted works of art, antiques, design and decorative arts. This year, it will take place from Tuesday 13th September until Sunday 18th September 2016, marking the start of London’s fashionable Autumn art season.

LAPADA ANNOUNCES NEW WEBSITE FOR 2015

New destination for sourcing art and antiques online

2015 LAPADA FAIR POST-FAIR REPORT

Impressive Sales at the LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair 2015

LAPADA FAIR OPENING & BEST STAND AWARDS

The 2015 LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair Opens to Great Success