Melbourne Art Fair 2024 Media Kit
Australasia's progressive forum for contemporary art and ideas.
Melbourne Art Fair is a seminal fixture on the annual Australasian cultural calendar, stimulating critical and commercial attention for galleries and their artists for over 35 years. The Fair supports and promotes living artists through the staging of a world-class platform for contemporary art, showcasing iconic and new works by artists from the region’s most respected galleries.
Melbourne Art Fair is owned and operated by the Melbourne Art Foundation, a systemically significant, non-profit Australian arts organisation dedicated to the support of living artists.
Melbourne Art Foundation is committed to bringing artists, galleries, collectors, and visitors together, leading the way in building audiences and a market for contemporary art in Australia. Since the foundation’s establishment in 2003, the Melbourne Art Fair has distributed $1M in artist and curator fees.
MELBOURNE ART FAIR 2024 | 17th EDITION
With a focus on solo shows and works of scale and significance, Melbourne Art Fair presents work by new and iconic artists. Presented over 7,500sqm at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, the Fair provides a platform for collectors, industry and the art-loving public alike to explore and collect contemporary art from 60 leading galleries and Indigenous art centres.
Gallery presentations will be complemented by a broader program of immersive large-scale installations, live performances, international video art, engaging conversations and more, in what is the Fair’s most ambitious artistic program in its rich 35-year history.
22-25 February 2024
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
2A Clarendon St South Wharf VIC 3006
Galleries and Indigenous art centres
3 October 2023
Melbourne Art Fair Announces Gallery List, Program Highlights and Reveals $100,000 Commission Recipient for the Now Annual Summer Fair
23 January 2024
Melbourne Art Fair unveils its most ambitious artistic program yet, with live performance, talks, immersive environments, and large-scale installations
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