Los Angeles is now one of the world's premier art cities. It's a great place to see contemporary art and it's now a major art fair destination. Here's a brief look at what's ahead to help you plan. The links that will take you in several directions to help you discover art. February is the major art fair month in Los Angeles. This guide has been created to make it easier for you to plan your art fair visits as well as promote some of the amazing art galleries in Los Angeles. As the fairs get closer we'll be adding additional details and a basic description of each art fair, plus specifics like who's exhibiting, highlights, and openings and special events.

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LA Art Show 2021 logo

LA Art Show
Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 South Figueroa Street (South Hall)
Los Angeles, CA 90015
July 29 - August 1, 2021

Los Angeles has emerged as a global epicenter of art & culture, with a distinct, interwoven multi-cultural influence unique to the city. Diversity is our strength and art is most impactful when it includes or transcends all borders. As LA rises as the world-class destination for art, LA Art Show continues to lead the way with innovative programming and one-of-a-kind experiences for an expanding collecting audience. The fair offers an extraordinary array of works and experiences.

As part of our uncompromising efforts to organize a summer show that is safe for exhibitors and visitors alike, we have reduced our capacity and implemented social distancing protocols in compliance with all health and county requirements. All visitors MUST complete a mandatory health screening form from the LA Convention Center before entering the exhibition hall.

Daily Pass: $30

Instagram: @laartshow/
Twitter: @LAArtShow
Facebook: @LAartshow
Hashtags: #laartshow  #laartshow2019  #laartshow2020

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Felix Art Fair 2021
Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel
Los Angeles, CA 90028
July 29 - August 1, 2021

Felix is a contemporary art fair co-founded in 2019 by Dean Valentine, Al Morán, and Mills Morán. The third edition of the fair will take place July 29 - August 1, 2021 at The Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. The 2021 iteration of Felix will spotlight Los Angeles-based galleries and take place exclusively in the poolside cabanas, providing a comfortable and safe indoor/outdoor environment for participants and collectors. This year's fair will feature twenty-nine leading Los Angeles-based galleries and will mark a turning point for in-person art events in Los Angeles. Tickets available online.

$75.00 All 4 Days

Instagram: @felixartfair
Facebook: @FelixArtFair
Hashtag: #FelixArtFair

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Art Los Angeles Contemporary
Los Angeles, CA
2021 dates to be announced

Information regarding ALAC 2020, the 11th edition of the fair will be held at The Hollywood Athletic Club on Sunset Boulevard, February 13-16, 2020. Returning to Hollywood after nine years in Santa Monica, ALAC's new exhibition space will span two floors, inhabiting both the Club's vaulted ceiling ballroom and athletic infrastructure. The club, founded by Charlie Chaplin in 1924, has had a fascinating background. Designed by architects Meyer & Holler, at the time it was Hollywood's tallest building, it was Hollywood's very first "health club" frequented by John Wayne, Walt Disney, John Ford, Jean Harlow, Howard Hughes, Joan Crawford, and many more. ALAC, Los Angeles's first international art fair, has consistently focused on presenting the highest caliber of art galleries and artists, both emerging and established. In 2020, ALAC will present forty five galleries, providing an exclusive and sophisticated fair experience, where collectors can become acquainted with a tightly curated group of exhibitors, and members of the public can be introduced to galleries from around the world.

Not available at this time

Instagram: @alacontemporary
Twitter: @ALAContemporary
Facebook: @ALAContemporary
Hashtags: #ALAC  #10yearsofALAC

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Frieze Los Angeles
Beverly Hills, CA
Cancelled for 2021
Next: February 17 - 20, 2022

Frieze has cancelled it's previously annouced 2021 LA events due to Covid. The next edition is now scheduled for February 17 - 20, 2022. In its new location in Beverly Hills, situated at 9900 Wilshire Boulevard, adjacent to the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Frieze Los Angeles will occupy a prime position between the Hammer Museum and the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts.

Frieze Viewing Room will also run alongside the fair, providing fundamental support in growing international VIP and collector engagement in-real-life and online.

Instagram: @friezeartfair
Twitter: @FriezeArtFair
Facebook: @friezefair
Hashtags: #friezeweek  #friezelosangeles  #friezela  #friezeartfair

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Spring Break Art Show logo for 2021

Los Angeles, CA
Cancelled for 2021
Next: February 17 - 20, 2022

SPRING/BREAK Art Show is a curator-driven art fair, it has annouced that it's next Los Angeles edition will be February 17 - 20, 2022. The fair is known as being cutting edge and uses non-traditional art fair spaces. SPRING/BREAK Los Angeles will continue this tradition. This fair is known for it non-traditional art fair venues (creative use of available spaces to show art). SPRING/BREAK will present curated exhibitions of local emerging and established artists, non-profit organizations, independent curators, artist collectives and galleries.

Not available at this time

Instagram: @springbreakartshow
Twitter: @SPRINGBREAKshow
Facebook: @SPRINGBREAKArtShow
Hashtags: #springbreakartshow

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stARTup Los Angeles
The Kinney Venice Beach
737 West Washington BLVD
Venice, CA 90292
2022 dates to be announced

This three-day fair runs usually takes place in February at The Kinney Venice Beach, a retro-chic hotel in a great location. stARTup LA is less than a mile from the Venice Beach Boardwalk and walking distance to Abbott Kinney's shopping district. Bypassing the traditional gallery system, stARTup connects hungry art buyers to highly curated up-and-coming artists. There, you will discover over 60 artists - selected by art world experts - who transform hotel rooms into individual exhibition spaces and offer their works for sale to art lovers of all levels. This fair is held the same weekend as Frieze Los Angeles at Paramount Pictures Studio, and Art Los Angeles Contemporary.

Not available at this time

Instagram: @startupartfair
Twitter: @startupartfairs
Facebook: @startupartfair
Hashtags: #startupartfairla/

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Intersect Palm Springs
Palm Springs Convention Center
277 N Avenida Caballeros
Palm Springs, CA 92262
Next Edition 2022 TBA

Intersect Palm Springs is the new name for Art Palm Springs one of the premier art fair in the Southwest presenting post-war and contemporary art. It brings galleries from Asia, Europe, North and South America representing hundreds of artists to the Palm Springs Convention Center. The Fair is usually scheduled over the extended President's Day Weekend coinciding with Palm Springs Modernism Week at the height of the Coachella Valley's season. Art Palm Springs and Modernism Week turn the Desert into a cultural mecca over this weekend, attracting close to 15,000 acquisition oriented art lovers to the Fair year after year.

Since its early editions, Art Palm Springs has been a draw for curators, collectors, designers and celebrities that include Cheech Marin, Jodie Foster, Alexa Davalos, Udo Kier, Shelby Lynne, Rain Phoenix, and award-winning designers Christopher Kennedy, Dann Foley and Erin Valencich. Once the playground of movies, captains of industry and world leaders, the region has evolved into a respected art oasis in the Southern California desert with a vibrant cultural scene devoted to the visual arts. It is home to an expanding major arts museum (5,000 member The Palm Springs Art Museum- our opening night beneficiary), a vibrant art gallery scene (with 20 + galleries) and a remarkably strong base of highly savvy art patrons and collectors. The region is comprised of some of the highest -income zip codes on the west coast, such as Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, and Indian Wells.

Not available at this time

Instagram: @artpalmsprings
Twitter: @artpalmsprings
Facebook: @ArtPalmSpringsFair
Hashtags: #artpalmsprings  #aps19

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Superfine Art Fair
Los Angeles, CA
February 3 - 6, 2022

Superfine Art Fair is returning to the Los Angeles in February 2022. Throughout the fair, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet and connect directly with 60+ top local and international artists, collectives, and galleries in true Superfine! fashion, visitors will be greeted by a welcoming environment, affordable price points (works starting as low as $100!), and an amazing selection of emerging contemporary artists. Be ahead of the curve and not only discover, but take home tomorrow's top artists today. Superfine! is putting a fresh face to contemporary art by bringing transparency and accessibility to the art fair market - something that is rarely done in an industry where the status quo reigns supreme.

Not available at this time

Instagram: @superfine.fair
Twitter: @superfine_fair
Facebook: @superfinefair
Hashtags: #superfinela

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Photo LA 2021 logo

Photo LA
Future dates to be announced

Internationally recognized, yet abundantly accessible, photo l.a. cultivates connections between industry elite and up-and-coming talent alike. The longest running international photographic art fair on the West Coast, photo l.a. has been in operation for nearly three decades.

Not available at this time

Instagram: @photolafair
Twitter: @PhotoLAfair
Facebook: @photolafair
Hashtags: #photolafair

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Autry Museum
The Broad
Craft Contemporary
The J. Paul Getty Museum
Hammer Museum (UCLA)
Japanese American National Museum
Vincent Price Art Museum

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Artwork by Soey Milk on exhibition at Corey Helford Gallery in Los Angeles, July 3 - August 7, 2021, 070521

Soey Milk
Ribbons and Connotations
July 3 - August 7, 2021
Corey Helford Gallery
Los Angeles

Artwork by Rosy Keyser on exhibition at Parrasch Heijnen in Los Angeles, June 26 - August 7, 2021, 070521

Rosy Keyser
ARP 273
June 26 - August 7, 2021
Parrasch Heijnen
Los Angeles

Artwork by Betty Tompkins on exhibition at Gavlak in Los Angeles, June 12 - August 14, 2021, 061121

Betty Tompkins
Some Sex, Lots Of Talking
June 12 - August 14, 2021
GAVLAK Los Angeles
Los Angeles

Print by Derrick Adams on exhibition at Leslie Sacks Gallery in Santa Monica, CA, July 2021, 070521

Derrick Adams
On Exhibition
Leslie Sacks Gallery
Santa Monica, CA

Artwork by Ellen Berkenblit on exhibition at Vielmetter Los Angeles in Los Angeles, June 26 - August 7, 2021, 070521

20th Anniversary Exhibition
June 26 - August 7, 2021
Including: Ellen Berkenblit Vielmetter Los Angeles
Los Angeles

Artwork by Carlson Hatton on exhibition at Luis De Jesus Los Angeles in Los Angeles, CA, June 26 - August 14, 2021, 070521

Carlson Hatton
On Exhibition
June 26 - August 14, 2021
Luis De Jesus Los Angeles
Los Angeles / Downtown

Artwork by Osceola Refetoff on exhibition at Von Lintel Gallery in Santa Monica, CA, July 10 - August 14, 2021, 071921

Osceola Refetoff
If These Walls Could Talk
July 10 - August 14, 2021
Von Lintel Gallery
Santa Monica / Bergamot

Artwork by Todd Gray on exhibition at Wilding Cran Gallery in Los Angeles, June 12 - July 31, 2021, 061121

A group show about collage
June 12 - July 31, 2021
Including: Todd Gray
Wilding Cran Gallery
Los Angeles

Artwork by Dani Tull on exhibition at Diane Rosenstein Gallery in Los Angeles, June 5 - August 14, 2021, 061121

Dani Tull
June 5 - August 14, 2021
Diane Rosenstein Gallery
Los Angeles

Artwork by Naotaka Hiro on exhibition at The Box in Los Angeles, May 29 - July 24, 2021, 061121

Naotaka Hiro
May 29 - July 24, 2021
The Box
Los Angeles

Artwork by William Brickel on exhibition at Kohn Gallery in Los Angeles, June 5 - July 17, 2021, 061121

William Brickel
I’d Tell You If I Could
June 5 - July 17, 2021
Kohn Gallery
Los Angeles

The Hollywood Sculpture Garden in Los Angeles, 042120

Walking / Driving LA
Street Visible Artworks
The Hollywood Sculpture Garden
Los Angeles

Artwork by Mario Ayala on exhibition at the UCLA Hammer Museum in Los Angeles, April 17 - August 1, 2021, 060221

Made in L.A. 2020: a version
April 17 - August 1, 2021
Including: Mario Ayala
Hammer Museum UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

Painting by Kathleen Gemberling Adkison titled Ferrous Luninate #8414 available from

Kathleen Gemberling Adkison
Studied with Mark Tobey
Available from

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