Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some answers to commonly asked questions. For other concerns, please contact secretariat@artfairphilippines.com

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How do I join Art Fair Philippines?
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Generally, AFP works with galleries rather than individual artists. Exhibitors are invited by the AFP organizing committee. Unsolicited applications may be e-mailed to secretariat@artfairphilippines.com. All applications will be reviewed by the AFP organizing committee.
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Can I buy tickets in advance?
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Tickets will be available for sale at the reception desk during Art Fair Philippines.
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Can senior citizens avail of discounted entrance tickets?
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Senior citizens with IDs can avail of tickets at a concessionary rate of Php 200.00.
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Are children allowed inside the Art Fair?
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Children are most welcome to experience the world of art, but parents should be reminded that artwork cannot be touched. In addition, there may be exhibits with mature content that may not be suitable for minors. Parental discretion is always advised.
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Are students allowed in the Art Fair?
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Students are most welcome at Art Fair Philippines, please bring a valid school ID in order to avail of the concessionary rate of Php 50.00. Makati students with valid IDs are entitled to free entry.
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At what age do children need their own entrance ticket? Are young kids free to enter?
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Children below 3 years can enter for free.
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Is Art Fair Philippines accessible to PWDs?
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Art Fair Philippines is accessible to PWDs via elevators to the 5th, 6th and 7th floors.
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Is there a dress code in the Art Fair? What attire is allowed in the venue?
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There is no official dress code but we do request visitors to dress as appropriate for a public event.
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Is photography allowed inside the venue?
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Photography is allowed but not flash photography as it is damaging to the art.
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Can we bring food and drink to the Art Fair? Are food and drink available in the venue?
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Outside food and drink are not allowed into the fair venue. There are two food outlets within the fair venue at the 5/F and Roofdeck.
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What items are not allowed inside the Art Fair venue?
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The following are strictly not allowed inside the venue:
  • Weapons of any kind including small knives.
  • Pointed objects such as umbrellas which must be deposited at the baggage counter in the 5th Floor Reception area.
  • Large, heavy, bulky bags and backpacks that may cause damage to the artwork. These will have to be deposited at the baggage counter in the 5th Floor Reception area.
  • Any form of illegal drugs.
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What are the rules and regulations at the Art Fair?
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Please be reminded of the following:
  • CCTV cameras are in operation at all times for your safety.
  • Outside food and drink are not allowed inside the venue.
  • Photography within the art fair venue allowed for personal use only.
  • For photography for publication purposes, please contact: secretariat@artfairphilippines.com
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Will there be restrooms?
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Yes, there will be restrooms available on the G/F, 4/F, and 7/F. Portable toilet facilities will be available at the 5/F and Roofdeck.
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Is there a first aid/emergency facility at the venue?
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As The Link is managed by Ayala Land, the usual security and emergency facilities in their mall properties will also be available at the venue.
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Can I bring my pet to the fair?
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Pets are not allowed at Art Fair Philippines.
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Is smoking allowed in the Art Fair venue?
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Smoking is not allowed. Makati City has a no smoking ordinance.
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Where can I park my vehicle?
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You may park at the 3rd and 4th levels of The Link. In case these are full, parking facilities are available within walking distance at:
  • 6750 Building Parking
  • Glorietta 3 Basement Parking
  • Rustan's Steel Parking
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Are there ATMs available in the venue?
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There are ATMs available at the ground floor of The Link, near the elevators. There are also ATMs inside the commercial establishments around The Link (The Landmark, Greenbelt, Glorietta).
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Are there activities beyond the Art Fair?
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Please click on these links for updates on daily programs and other events:
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May we talk with the artists present in the galleries?
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You can definitely approach the artists or gallery staff to find out more about the artists and the works on display.
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How can I optimize my Art Fair visit, participate in the activities and see everything I want to see?
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  • Plan ahead by viewing the website for all the information on schedules, exhibitors, talks, tours, events and related Art Fair Philippines activities.
  • Maps and the fair catalogue will be available at the reception area and on each floor. Use these to plan your personal tour of the fair.
  • Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter.