The LAPADA Fair is an annual art and antiques show that takes place in London's Berkley Square. It was established in 2009 and is run by the dealers' association LAPADA.

Exhibitors specialise in categories including art, antiques, collectables, furniture, carpets and ceramics with prices ranging from £500 to £500,000.

LAPADA Art Antiques Fair

New exhibitors to stand at 2017 LAPADA fair

13 June 2017

The LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair hosts 11 first-time exhibitors this year.


LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair welcomes new sponsor

02 May 2017

Stockbroker Killik & Co has signed up to become the sponsor of LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair this year.


LAPADA Fair shifts dates of 2017 event

05 December 2016

New dates for the LAPADA Fair this year mean that the event opens on a Thursday, rather than a Monday, for the first time.


LAPADA weathers challenges to deliver a series of strong sales results

23 September 2016

The eighth LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair, which ran from 13-18 September, rounded off with a series of strong results across dealer disciplines despite some struggles against the weather.

Group with staff

Auctioneers and dealers toast 45 years of the Antiques Trade Gazette and the Class of ‘71

13 September 2016

As London sizzled in a late summer heatwave, the antiques industry cooled off by raising a glass to 45 years of the Antiques Trade Gazette. Next generation mingled with more seasoned players at the party hosted in the LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair pavilion.

ArtAncient at LAPADA

LAPADA FAIR 2016: ArtAncient scoop best stand for second year running

12 September 2016

ArtAncient, the Chelsea-based dealers in ancient art, natural history and historical objects of interest, have won Best Stand at the LAPADA Fair for the second year in a row.

Exterior of LAPADA Fair 2015

LAPADA looks forward to a sold out fair

22 June 2016

LAPADA Fair have sold out the stands for their upcoming fair months ahead of its opening in September.

Francesca Leoni of the Ashmolean Museum

LAPADA to host Ashmolean’s Francesca Leoni as headline speaker at upcoming fair

13 April 2016

Francesca Leoni, the Yousef Jameel Curator of Islamic Art at the Ashmolean Museum, will be the headlining speaker at the 2016 LAPADA Art and Antiques Fair taking place from September 13-18 in Berkeley Square, London.


Over 5000 visitors pack Berkeley Square for launch of LAPADA fair

26 September 2014

Queues across Berkeley Square on the opening night augured well for the 2014 LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair, and there was certainly a buzz inside the giant marquee, along with evidence of early sales among the 100-plus dealers standing there.

LAPADA fair sponsor announced

09 June 2014

LAPADA has announced a new sponsor and charity partner for the LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair in Berkeley Square, London, from September 24-28.

Fairs to share tent in Berkeley Square

10 April 2012

THE ‘LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair Berkeley Square’ (September 19-23) may have a great Mayfair location but, since its launch in 2009, it has struggled with how to fit the 90-odd exhibitors into a marquee within the tight confines of the site.

LAPADA unveil plans for their 2009 London fair

13 October 2008

LAPADA have announced new dates and a new Mayfair venue for the 2009 staging of their flagship London event. The LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair will be held from September 24 to 27 in a purpose-built marquee located in the centre of Berkeley Square in the very heart of Mayfair, London W1.

LAPADA look to stage next London fair in Mayfair marquee

19 May 2008

THE next LAPADA London fair could well be in a marquee in Berkeley Square following the Royal Academy’s sale of 6 Burlington Gardens meaning it will no longer be the location of the dealers’ association’s London fair.


LAPADA's London fair venue hit by blaze

04 September 2006

LAST week's fire at the Royal Academy building at 6 Burlington Gardens is unlikely to affect the fairs scheduled to be held at the premises next year.

LAPADA back Cheltenham

19 November 2004

LAPADA will return to The Centaur at Cheltenham Racecourse for their 2005 Autumn Antiques and Fine Art Fair following last month’s inaugural event there. It will again be organised by Ingrid Nilson.


LAPADA backs its luck to change at Cheltenham

14 October 2004

HAVING staged fairs with varying success in Birmingham and London, LAPADA, our largest trade association, enters a new era this month with the launch of a new event at a new venue – The LAPADA Autumn Antiques and Fine Art Fair which will run at The Centaur at Cheltenham Racecourse, Gloucestershire from October 21 to 24.

LAPADA drop Claridges over Birmingham clash

01 September 2004

LAPADA have abandoned Claridge’s as the venue for their London fair but plans for the launch of their LAPADA Autumn Antiques & Fine Art Fair are well advanced and well received by members of our largest trade association.

Claridge’s is so cosy – but is it really a showcase for LAPADA?

05 May 2004

LAUNCHED back in 1995, Robert Bailey’s annual fair at Claridge’s has always had its own special, cosy little niche on the London fairs calendar. But would it change when this year it became The LAPADA Fine Art & Antiques Fair at Claridge’s?

Bailey touch filling up the room at at Claridge’s

13 February 2004

ESSEX organiser Robert Bailey is relishing his new role as ringmaster of LAPADA’s London showcase, The LAPADA Fine Art & Antiques Fair at Claridge’s, which will be held at the exclusive Mayfair hotel from April 14 to 18.

LAPADA confirm 2004 fairs but change Cheltenham dates

12 January 2004

LAPADA have confirmed that they will proceed with their new 2004 fairs programme but have put the Cheltenham event back by two weeks.