Get Free Tickets To The London Art Fair (22 – 26 January)

JGM Gallery is at The London Art Fair for it’s second year and Almost Essential is delighted to be able to share a limited number of free tickets to the fair between 22nd-26th January. Additionally we are delighted to offer a limited number of tickets to the Preview Evening on Tuesday 21st January, 6-9pm.

Factory Suite Series, Spraypaint, Ink, Paper and Wood, 30 x 30cm, Dominic Beattie

What To See At The Fair

The London Art Fair is a place to discover new art and engage galleries, artists, curators, collectors and critics for one week. The fair provides a home for outstanding modern British art, in addition to an increasingly international and contemporary mix of new galleries from around the world. You’ll be able to acquire prints and editions starting in the hundreds, to major works by internationally renowned artists. Notable sales from the 2019 Fair included works by Elisabeth Frink, Alan Davie, L. S. Lowry and Roy Lichtenstein.

JGM Gallery will be presenting work by: Ralph Anderson, Dominic Beattie, Katjarra Butler, Will Cruickshank, Bob Tjungarrayi Gibson, Martin Maloney, Maureen Poulson and Alice Wilson on Stand 41.

If you are intending on visiting the fair, be sure to visit JGM Gallery at stand 41 and let them know you are friends of Almost Essential. JGM Gallery Director, Jennifer Guerrini Maraldi, will be pleased to welcome a panel discussion she is hosting with various artists on the topic of art in the places we live. Booking is advisable and further details about the panel and fair opening hours are shared below.

Untitled 200 x 150cm Acrylic on Canvas Ralph Anderson

22nd January – Wednesday – Panel Discussion

2 – 3pm Living with art: Collecting the Interior

A panel discussion considering collecting for the home and the synergy between artworks and the spaces they inhabit outside of a gallery context.

Speakers include Jennifer Guerrini Maraldi, Director of JGM Gallery, Vivienne Roberts, Founder and Creative Director at Aleph Contemporary and Caroline Milns, Founder Zulufish and British Institute of Interior Design Member.


Fair Hours

Tuesday 21st January Preview 6-9pm

Wednesday 22nd January 11am – 9pm

Thursday 23rd January 11am – 9pm

Friday 24th January 11am – 7pm

Saturday 25th January 11am – 7.30pm

Sunday 26th January 11am – 5pm



Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, Islington, N1 0QH


Nearest Transport

Angel – Northern Line – 5 minutes walk

Kings Cross – 15 minutes walk

Highbury and Islington – Victoria Line – 5 minutes walk


How To Claim Your Free Tickets

A limited number of  free tickets have kindly been provided to Almost Essential by JGM Gallery – if you would like to come as a guest of Almost Essential and JGM Gallery – please email Michelle –