Robert Walters Group UK New Artist of the Year Award 2021
Open call for entries now open. Submissions close 31 August

The Robert Walters Group and UK New Artists, in collaboration with Saatchi Gallery, is proud to present the Robert Walters Group UK New Artist of the Year Award. The award helps to discover and champion the work of exceptional young artists whose work and vision represent contemporary Britain.

The 10 shortlisted artists will have their work showcased in the Gallery for the awards evening curated by Garth Gratix, as well as a virtual gallery space for a month following the award.

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13 August - 5 September 2021

In Orbit, by design duo Isabel + Helen, is a series of tonal paintings produced by contraptions that have been assembled by hand from industrial materials. This collection of imperfect circles, together with their tools of fabrication, explore the space between mass production & the creation of unique art works and, in so doing, questions our relationship with machines. Isabel + Helen is the creative studio of London-based design duo Isabel Gibson and Helen Chesner.

Admission: Free. No pre-booking required.

19 August - 9 September 2021

RIGHT HERE RIGHT NOW features new & recent works by emerging and established artists who continue to work on diverse projects with Jealous Print Studio & Gallery. Based in East London, Jealous has built an international reputation for championing new art and for never standing still.

Curated by Jealous

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13 - 17 October 2021

START your contemporary art collection this autumn at START Art Fair, a global gathering of artists and galleries. The fair showcases local London and international galleries together with individual contemporary artists from all over the world. Collectors, enthusiasts and critics attend START to buy the best contemporary art and to discover emerging contemporary artists.

To complement the exhibitors START annually presents a series of must-see Curated Projects. For more information visit startartfair.com tickets on sale soon.

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21 - 24 October 2021

The 64th edition of the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association annual flagship rare book fair, Firsts London returns in 2021 at its new home Saatchi Gallery. One of the most prestigious rare book fairs in the world, showcasing rare, unique and unusual items from leading UK and international dealers in rare books and works on paper. Visitors including collectors, enthusiasts, and the general public will be able to browse items from reputable dealers, partake in specialist tours and enjoy immersing themselves in the world of literature and antiquarian history.

Admission: Free (pre-booking required)

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Until Sunday 8 August: Open Monday – Sunday, 10AM-6PM. Last entry 5.30PM.

Extended Hours: Thursday 5 August until 9pm. Tickets are now on sale

From Monday 9 August: Open Wednesday – Sunday, 10AM-6PM. Last entry 5.30PM. Closed each Monday & Tuesday.

Book now: 'JR: CHRONICLES’, the UK’S largest retrospective of the internationally recognised artist JR, feat. iconic projects from the past 15 years. Free for members.

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