TEFAF Maastricht, the renowned international fair showcasing 7,000 years of art, antiques, and design, will open its doors for its 35th edition from Saturday, June 25 to Thursday, June 30, 2022 (invitation-only VIP entry on Friday, June 24 and until 2pm on Saturday, June 25).
A magnet for the international art market, TEFAF Maastricht brings together 242 of the finest dealers and galleries presenting works of peerless quality and historical merit to a global audience of private collectors, museum curators and directors, art market professionals and enthusiasts.
Traditionally held in March, TEFAF has moved its opening to June for the first time in its history. The fair will return to its regular timeslot and TEFAF Maastricht 2023 will run from Saturday 11 March – Sunday 19 March. For this year, TEFAF Maastricht leads a lineup of exceptional art fairs which will center the global art market firmly on Europe.
The 2022 lineup comprises 242 dealers in total from 20 countries, with 217 returning dealers, and 19 dealers exhibiting for the first time. Alongside this, TEFAF Showcase will welcome six recently established galleries into the TEFAF community for the first time – these are Bartha Contemporary (UK), Galerie Nicolas Bourriaud (France), Imperial Art (France), Galerie Mendes (France), Galerie Pauline Pavec (France), and Royal Provenance (France).
Speaking about TEFAF Maastricht, Chairman Hidde van Seggelen says, “I speak for our whole dealer community when I express how thrilling it is to be returning for the 35th edition of TEFAF Maastricht.
“The wealth of history and expertise presented by our exhibitors has always been extraordinary and this year will be no exception. For this year, we are delighted to join some of the world’s great art and cultural events taking place alongside our flagship event making Europe in June a destination of choice for global collectors and lovers of art.”