Date / Time
Date(s) - 04/04/2019 - 07/04/2019
17 h 00 min
Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf
Roy’s People Art Fair
Roy’s People Art Fair is excited to present its 4th artist-led fair
where public can meet and buy directly from the 85 artists on show. Situated in the heart of London’s South Bank Roy’s People Art Fair is an approachable way to discover a community of artists
Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf, London
4th-7th April 2019
(Private View 4th April 2019 5-8:30pm)
Roy’s people art fair’s first 3 events drew thousands of viewers and buyers in the revolutionary artist- led art fair, pioneered by artists Sam Peacock and Roy Tyson. 85 carefully selected artists will be personally showcasing their pieces to the public during this free four-day event.
‘Roy’s People Art Fair introduces new Live Installation ‘Perception of People’
This unique installation, featured in the entrance hall of the fair, will be created live for our visitors throughout the duration of the event, starting 4th April at the Private View. Various selected artists have been invited to bring their skills and paint live each day, creating their artwork as part of a large mural displaying how different artists perceive the human form.
Tyson and Peacock founded the fair as a platform to offer their invaluable expertise and support to both emerging and established artists as they navigate the art world. Their focus is primarily on developing a community led spirit initiated by artists to connect directly with the public and promote both the artists’ and buyers’ interests first.
‘Roy’s People Art Fair introduces GreatArt drawing room’
Visit the GreatArt room on Level 2 and get your creative juices flowing. A unique chance to try out your skills as GreatArt setup an entire room for anyone to pick up a pen and add to the walls. Welcoming all ages and abilities to get involved.
“Our fourth instalment of Roy’s People Art Fair will reach new heights with the iconic Bargehouse in OXO Tower Wharf as our chosen location. Thanks to the success of last year, we are now able to extend our support to a wider group of artists and ensure our community provides them with the right knowledge and tools to make the fair a triumph.”
- Live Installation – See artists create their work live in the entrance hall of the fair
- Fine art printmaking studio Hippo Screenprinters will be live demonstrating the art of screen printing with exclusive artwork releases by a number of special guests
- GreatArt – Visit the GreatArt room on Level 2 and try your hand at creating some artwork- as they whitewash an entire room ready for anyone to pick up the pens and draw straight onto the walls
About the founders of Roy’s People Art Fair:
Roy Tyson is an urban artist based in Essex. He creates miniature figures, photographs them on the streets, depicting an unknown world beneath our feet. During his professional career he has worked with galleries worldwide as well as with high end corporate clients. royspeople.com
Sam Peacock is an abstract painter who explores the landscape using recycled and industrial materials to document the ever changing effect it has on the planet. Since graduating in 1998, he has been represented by galleries in London, Australia and Germany. He has had several solo shows worldwide and been featured in various international art journals. sampeacock.com
Thursday 4th April 5pm – 8:30pm (private view)
Friday 5th April 2pm – 8pm
Saturday 6th April 12pm – 6pm
Sunday 7th April 12pm – 5pm