When and where is India Art Fair 2022?

The 13th edition of India Art Fair will take place at NSIC Exhibition Grounds, Okhla, New Delhi, from 28 April – 1 May 2022.

What are the opening hours?

The special Thursday Preview will take place from 3pm – 7pm on 28 April 2022 followed by a Friday Preview from 11am – 7pm on 29 April 2022, offering collectors and visitors the opportunity to experience and acquire the finest works available before the fair opens to the public. Public entry is from 12pm – 7pm on Saturday 30 April 2022 and 10am – 6pm on Sunday 1 May 2022.

Can I attend India Art Fair’s special preview?

Yes, a limited number of Thursday Preview Passes and Friday Preview Passes which give you early and unlimited access to the fair are available for purchase. Book before they run out on our ticketing portal!

How do I get there?

The Govindpuri Metro Station and NSIC Okhla Metro Station, which fall on the Violet line and Magenta line respectively, are next to the entrance of the fair. The venue is also accessible by taxi, and car parks are available at Gate 6 on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Who can come to India Art Fair?

India Art Fair is for absolutely everyone – as long as you’re vaccinated and masked! It will be an all-inclusive event, with braille guides, tactile representations of key artworks, sign language interpreters, wheelchair services and feeding rooms for new mothers.

Artist in Residence Chetnaa during a workshop, 2020. Courtesy of India Art Fair

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Can I purchase passes at the fair?

Ticketing will be made completely touchless and digital. It is mandatory for visitors to book their passes online and in advance of the event. Book tickets through our ticketing portal.

Are there any discounts on school, corporate bookings or group visits?

Yes. There is a special discount of 10% on bookings of 20 passes or more.

What makes India Art Fair truly unique?

India Art Fair is the leading platform to discover modern and contemporary art in South Asia. Spread across a 12,000 square meter venue, it is the biggest event in India’s cultural calendar with over 70 pioneering exhibitors from across India presenting some of the region’s most iconic artists, alongside select international participants who bring works that have never or rarely been shown in India.

What are the sections of the fair?

The fair is made up of five sections: Galleries consist of Indian and international exhibitors presenting works by a range of artists; Focus features solo artist presentations; Institutions showcase leading Indian and international museums and art foundations; Platform represents young emerging artists or art practices from South Asia; and Outdoor Art Projects is a space to discover large scale, interactive installations.

Is India Art Fair a safe space?

India Art Fair is fun, friendly and safe! At the fair, we aim to foster a safe and supportive environment for our staff, volunteers and visitors without discrimination, harassment or bullying. In case of any discomfort or distress, please inform our staff stationed at the Information Desk who will immediately alert the senior management.

If I cannot get to New Delhi for India Art Fair, is there any part of it that I can still enjoy?

Absolutely! There are a number of satellite exhibitions and events running across the country, showcasing the dynamic diversity of India’s art scene. You can view the full IAF Parallel programme: https://indiaartfair.in/programme