This ever-popular Fair open to trade and private buyers brings together a tempting array of exciting decorative design and art for interior decoration. With a beautiful selection of period furniture, 20th century design, works of art and architectural elements, the Decorative Fair kicks off the New Year in style. The Foyer stand celebrates the Silk Route, featuring export pieces and European chinoiserie in all its forms both antique and 20th century, from ceramics to furniture, and paintings to textiles.
The annual specialist event for lovers of woven art, LARTA provides buyers with the best collection of decorative and antique carpets, tapestries, embroideries such as ikats and silks, tribal rugs and associated collectors’ items. Sixteen leading experts in the field offer guidance and advice ensuring an ideal hunting ground for affordable, luxury and exceptional rugs and textiles. Located up on The Mezzanine at The Winter Decorative Fair.
And at LARTA there will be two talks, one for the explorer and one for the aficionado:
Saturday 27 January, 11 a.m. Joss Graham
Well-known textile gallerist and expert will tour the Fair uncovering the stories and treasures of the Silk Route.
Wednesday 24 January, 4.30 p.m Ben Evans
The editor of HALI, the specialist carpet magazine will reveal some of the more important collectors’ pieces for sale.
Anyone wishing to attend either of these walking talks should email firstname.lastname@example.org to put their name on the guest list.
OPENING TIMES for both fairs: Tuesday 23rd 12:00-20:00, Wednesday 24th & Thursday 25th 11:00-20:00, Friday 26th & Saturday 27th 11:00-19:00, Sunday 28th 11:00-18:00
Tickets to LARTA also provide entry to the Decorative Fair and vice versa.