Now in its fifteenth year, Art Car Boot Fair, the art fair where buyers can meet and barter with their favourite artists, launches its first Christmas edition. Bringing together over 80 renowned artists, Art Car Boot Fair Christmas Wrap Party will take place in the heart of Vauxhall’s new gallery district on Sunday 9 December. Recognised for its democratic spin on the traditional art fair, Art Car Boot Fair has made a name for itself as the only place to bid, buy and haggle with some of the most celebrated artists in the world. To mark this very special edition of the fair the line-up includes Bob & Roberta Smith, Rachel Howard, Gavin Turk and Deborah Curtis, Marcus Harvey, Andrew Weatherall, Mat Collishaw, Polly Morgan, Jessica Voorsanger, Patrick Hughes, Juno Calypso, Charming Baker, Chris Levine, Cristabel MacGreevy, Mr Bingo, Geraldine Swayne, Patrick Heron and Kristjana S Williams. Featuring a vast range of works, some of which may be created on the spot with many pieces available for £50 and under, offering the chance to snap up unique artworks at bargain prices.
Alongside a host of interactive games, including mystery prizes, raffles, pass the art parcel, art bingo and a Secret Santa Casino, the fair will also offer live music, delicious seasonal dishes and drinks and free kids activities – guaranteeing an unmissable, funfilled, unique one-stop Christmas shopping experience for art lovers and creatives in London.
Expect some laughs with….
Renaissance Selfies – Designed to engage and encourage a creative response from visitors, Renaissance Selfies presents the opportunity to create hilarious portraits in an early Renaissance style.
Portraits in Plasticine – Acclaimed artist Wilfrid Woods will be offering visitors the chance to have their portraits done in plasticine. Exquisite works of art in themselves, the plasticine portraits are fun and creative in their likeness, making them a perfect keepsake.
The Misfortune Teller will be offering unique Dark Therapy, personalised dark prophecies for the coming year.
10 minute portraits from Turps Painters who are offering visitors the chance to have their own bespoke, hand painted portrait to take home and all in under 10 minutes!
9 December, 12-6pm
The Workshop, 26 Lambeth High Street, London SE1 7AG
Advance Tickets £10. Free after 5pm – Link: