01 June 2016
BROWN'S LONDON ART WEEKEND
The third annual Brown’s London Art Weekend will take place in Mayfair and St. James’s from 1st – 3rd July 2016. For 150 years Mayfair’s galleries and auction houses have welcomed the world’s greatest art collectors, and this event is the ultimate celebration of this London heartland, rich with art galleries. Experience the unrivalled quality and diversity of this key art market destination as over 50 galleries and auction houses open their doors to the public for this exciting event. With talks, walks, and over 50 exhibitions to see, Brown’s London Art Weekend offers a unique opportunity for art lovers to explore the capital’s greatest private galleries.
Brown’s London Art Weekend is once again led by Brown’s Hotel, situated on Albemarle Street, surrounded by the many galleries taking part in the event. The understated elegance of Brown’s Hotel and its location make it a popular choice for art collectors, gallery owners and artists.
Brown’s London Art Weekend is pleased to this year be partnering with Masterpiece London, and offering guests the opportunity to visit Masterpiece during their weekend of art in the capital. Masterpiece is a multi-disciplinary art fair that brings together over 150 leading international exhibitors from every major market discipline. This acclaimed fair for art, antiques and design takes place from 30 June – 6 July at Royal Hospital Chelsea, a short drive from Mayfair.
Brown’s London Art Weekend Experience includes:
- 2 nights at Brown’s Hotel (1st/2nd July or 2nd/3rd July 2016) in an Executive Room (for double occupancy)
- Breakfast in room or in HIX Mayfair on each morning
- Two places on one of the specialist Brown’s Hotel art tours (these are taking place throughout the weekend). This art tour includes a tour of Mayfair galleries by a gallery host, followed by lunch in HIX Mayfair
- One General Admission Ticket to Masterpiece London (admits two)
The Brown’s London Art Weekend Experience is available from £1275 inc VAT, and is based on a two night stay for two people sharing one executive room. Upgrades to other room categories available on request.
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For further press information and media enquiries, please contact:
Sophie Grounds, Director of Communications, Tel: +44 (0)20 7518 4169
Brown’s Hotel, Albemarle Street, Mayfair, London, W1S 4BP
Tel: +44 (0)20 7493 6020 Fax: +44 (0)20 7518 4064
Notes to Editors
Brown’s London Art Weekend is organised by founder members John Martin (The John Martin Gallery), Simon Fitzpatrick (Boodle Hatfield), Johnny Messum (Messum’s Gallery) and Sophie Grounds (Brown’s Hotel). All are available for comment via Sophie Grounds at Brown’s Hotel (firstname.lastname@example.org) or via event co-ordinator, Victoria Luxem : email@example.com
ROCCO FORTE HOTELS
Rocco Forte Hotels is a family of 10 individual hotels and resorts. Each property has a unique style, reflecting its nationality and location, but all share Rocco Forte Hotels’ trademark attention to detail, high quality and immaculate service.
Established by Sir Rocco Forte in 1996, Rocco Forte Hotels comprises:
Hotel de Russie, Rome; Hotel Savoy, Florence; The Balmoral, Edinburgh;
Hotel Astoria, St Petersburg; Hotel Amigo, Brussels;
Brown’s Hotel, London; Villa Kennedy, Frankfurt; Hotel de Rome, Berlin;
The Charles Hotel, Munich; Verdura Golf & Spa Resort, Sicily.
Future openings: Jeddah 2016, Shanghai 2018.
Masterpiece London provides a platform for cross-collecting and presents art, antiques and design from over 150 of the world’s leading galleries. Curators, collectors and visitors have the opportunity to acquire museum-quality works with superb provenance across market disciplines, from antiquity through to contemporary.