| Jan 25, 2013 |
Palm Beach's AIFAF announces dealers, lectures
Boh staff
By Staff

Now in its 17th year, the American International Fine Art Fair (AIFAF) will feature decorative arts and treasures rarely seen outside major museum collections. The show takes place at the Palm Beach County Convention Center in West Palm Beach, FL from Feb. 6 – 10.

Exhibitors come from all over the globe bringing a range of product. This year’s exhibitors include: Atlanta Fine Rugs, Robert Lloyd Silver Antiques, A.B. Levy, Afrodit, Gladwell Gallery, Valerio Antiques, Yvel and more.

The Silver Fund booth, AIFAF 2011

The largest dealer worldwide in estate Georg Jensen silver, The Silver Fund, will feature 20th century silver designed by Jean Puiforicat, William Spratling, Antonio Pineda and many other 20th century designers.

Mallet Antique Clock

Mallett will present pictures, clocks and other high quality objects, primarily from the 18th century and Regency periods with a selection of Modern works as well.

Faberge jewelry

Fabergé brings an exquisite collection of extraordinary jeweled masterpieces that pay homage to those designed for the Russian Imperial Court. The jewelry collection includes a timeless series of Fabergé eggs based on the lavish Imperial Easter eggs of the Romanov dynasty for a new generation of devotees.

The show will provide daily art talks and lectures presented by prestigious experts including Marla Prather, curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art; Dr. Roger Ward, former chief curator and deputy director of the Norton Museum of Art; Geza von Habsburg, internationally renowned author and leading authority on Fabergé; and Michael Komanecky, chief curator at the Farnsworth Museum.

For a full list of exhibitors and for a complete schedule of programming, click here.

The show hours are 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Feb. 6 – 10, with a VIP Preview on Feb. 5 from 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at the door or online for an advance-discounted price.

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