India Art Festival (IAF) a contemporary art fair held annually in November at New Delhi, January at Mumbai & April at Bengaluru, is the only art fair hosted in three metro-cities in India. IAF 2022 New Delhi edition entering in to its seventh edition is scheduled from Oct 13 to 16, 2022 at Constitution Club of India, Rafi Marg, New Delhi. This is the only art fair held in India in which major and mid-level art galleries with independent emerging artists celebrate contemporary art every year under one roof. The Bengaluru edition of India Art Festival is scheduled from 08 to 11 Dec 2022 at Palace Ground, Bellary Road and Mumbai edition is to be hosted from 19 to 22 Jan 2023 at Nehru Centre, Mumbai.
Every year, IAF features close to 75 art galleries from Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmadabad, Jaipur and few overseas countries like Canada, UK, UAE, Sri Lanka, Israel, Qatar, and Singapore. The artists pavilion features more than 600 independent artists from 40 different cities from India and overseas countries. Art galleries and Independent artists participate with wide range of artworks that include paintings, sculptures, installations, photographs, digital prints, video art and all other forms of visual art done in various mediums in more than 150 booths. IAF is a social platform for visual artists and art galleries in India. IAF endavours to fulfil its social responsibility of “democratizing the very art presentation, art viewing and buying process by mingling less articulate rural artists with the metro-bred urban artists and bringing out the very art buying process from the confines of conventional art spaces”.
In the April-May 2022, India Art Festival hosted three successful editions at New Delhi, Bengaluru and Mumbai. We are all set to present next editions in the coming season at New Delhi, Bengaluru and Mumbai.