The Barker Hangar, 3021 Airport Avenue, Santa Monica, California 90405 USA



Art Platform features an extraordinary roster of approximately 100 local and international galleries, special exhibitions by individual artists, leading not-for-profits, alternative art spaces, and established art world booksellers.



Art Platform proudly partners with the City of Santa Monica’s Glow, which will also open its third edition on Saturday night, 28 September 2013, the weekend of the fair. Glow attracts over 200,000 attendees composed of a veritable cross-section of Los Angeles County and international tourists, to experience around 50 projects created by over 200 participating local, national, and international artists. The synergy between Glow and Art Platform will generate a palpable sense of excitement, energy, and enthusiasm in a weekend of immense civic engagement.



Art Platform closed its second edition on 30 September 2012 with a strong attendance of nearly 13,500 collectors, curators, museum trustees and art lovers.


Art Platform VIP Program 

The Art Platform VIP Program engages its guests in a deeper dialogue with the current art community in the Los Angeles region and specifically with the exhibitions at the fair. Our VIP Program offers opportunities for exclusive access and once in a lifetime experiences for VIP guests.


Sponsors and Partners 

Art Platform provides galleries, sponsors, and cultural partners with the opportunity to interact closely with one another as well as access to an educated and affluent audience of existing and potential new collectors. The fair serves as a platform for galleries, sponsors, and cultural partners to engage with this audience in a meaningful way.


Open Platform 

Open Platform is a curated series of art panels, conversations and discussions that investigates the dialogue around significant issues in today’s art world and highlights influential collectors, curators, museum directors, gallerists, scholars, critics and artists.


Museum Groups 

Members of local and international museums are offered access to the fair, an exclusive Museum Group Itinerary, docent-led tours, special rates on travel and accommodations, and the opportunity to attend events included in our exclusive VIP program.


Docent Tours Program 

Art Platform offers 45-60 minute tours of the fair to enhance the visitor experience. These tours feature experienced art professionals who guide groups through the fair’s exceptional selection of established and emerging exhibitors.


To find out more about exhibiting at Art Platform, please download our complete Prospectus.