Affordableartfair 022014

Affordable Art Fair Reviews

Metropolitan Pavilion (New York, NY)

Reviews & Ratings

96 ratings
4.1 average rating
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6 events
4 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 07 2013

Art work was still expensive, but overall the show was very interesting!

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221 events
149 reviews
11 stars
attended Mar 27 2015

Way overpriced not affordable at all 10K 8K 6K pieces. The lowest price I saw was 800.

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15 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Mar 27 2015

Interesting art, but not that "affordable." Most pieces sells for a few grands and up.

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54 events
30 reviews
29 stars
attended Apr 04 2014

My first art exhibit! It was a wonderful way to spend an evening. Although I didn't buy anything as many did not, it was still an experience to view many works of art from artists near and far..right here in the city as well as Europe and...continued

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55 events
23 reviews
20 stars
attended Apr 05 2014

it was o.k.i did not see enough art with people of color.

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45 events
23 reviews
5 stars
attended Apr 06 2014

much of it was not that affordable unless you were the owner of a soho loft that cost you a paltry fifteen million

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55 events
23 reviews
20 stars
attended Mar 28 2015

They need more ethnic art as well as more persons of color involved with the show.

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19 events
15 reviews
5 stars
attended Mar 27 2015

Affordable art is a relative term. Most of the pieces were priced between one thousand (some slightly less with stickers noting that they cost under that amount) and ten thousand dollars, which is beyond my budget. Even if you are in my income...continued

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15 events
12 reviews
8 stars
attended Mar 27 2015

I did not go there to buy anything, I went there just to see the art. I was rewarded for my effort with many unique pieces of work, many were photograph worthy and I did take pictures.

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Cess Oliva
36 events
11 reviews
4 stars
attended Apr 07 2013

amazing art, great venue and set up

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14 events
10 reviews
34 stars
attended Apr 07 2013

As with everything in NYC lately: too many people in too small a place. Very scared that my purse would knock over a sculpture. Hard to see some pieces because there wasn't enough room to back up and get a look before other people would flood in...continued

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9 events
8 reviews
6 stars
attended Apr 05 2013

my son went into the hospital so I did not attend.

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16 events
8 reviews
2 stars
attended Apr 04 2013

This is a large collection of both national and international galleries plus representative pieces from the Art Students League and School of Visual Arts. There was a lot of quality work, and the gallery reps (and in some cases, the artists)...continued

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17 events
8 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 05 2014

very impressed with the fair. have gone in the past, but it seems the quality of the exhibitors, and their works has dramatically improved. galleries from all over the world, and mostly terrific art,, in many, many mediums. think the days/hours...continued

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8 events
7 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 06 2014

Great variety of art - some amateurish and some really nice. Space was well laid out and bright. The food available was good.

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23 events
6 reviews
37 stars
attended Apr 07 2013

Excellent show! A large and varied assortment of interesting and beautiful art. A great way to spend a Sunday afternoon. Looking forward to next year!

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16 events
6 reviews
14 stars
attended Apr 05 2014

The art work was very interesting and mostly museum quality.The venue was comfortable.

Most of the pieces were $500 and up.
For me, thats not very affordable!

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9 events
5 reviews
2 stars
attended Mar 27 2015

Good mix of galleries from around the world. I wasn't planning to acquire anything, but saw several pieces I'd like to own. Friendly. Decent coffee and great Gin added to my satisfaction.

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7 events
5 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 06 2014

It was ok. I thought there would be more of an affordable range considering it's called the affordable art fair. I really coulnt find anything decent under $3,000

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4 events
4 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 05 2013

A great variety of artists & galleries to enjoy admiring. The venue was a good location, and very easy to navigate thru the Exhibits.

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