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Art After Dark: Summer Edition

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Art After Dark

We're delighted to announce the Summer Edition of Art After Dark! Get ready for two art-filled nights across London's West End on the 29 & 30 June. Explore world-class art institutions including the National Gallery, Royal Academy of Arts and National Portrait Gallery, outdoor public art, as well as cutting-edge independent galleries across Piccadilly and St James's.

Event Info

Date & Time

June 29 - June 30

Thursday 29th 6-8pm & Friday 30th 6-9pm


London, UK

Tickets & Prices


Explore the vibrant art scene after sunset with free late-night gallery openings, outdoor art installations, and the finest dining and drinking spots. The perfect way to uncover the vibrant world of art after hours!

What to Expect:

The West End Gallery HOP!, in collaboration with Mayfair Art Weekend, returns on Thursday 29th, showcasing London's vibrant art scene. Renowned independent galleries take centre stage, allowing art enthusiasts to hop from gallery to gallery and experience art after hours. The event spans Mayfair, St. James's, Soho, and Fitzrovia, engaging visitors with impressive collections and cutting-edge trends.

On Friday 30th June, iconic art institutions - The National Gallery, National Portrait Gallery and Royal Academy of Arts open their doors late into the evening, for Londoners to explore art at night.

This summer, we have partnered with artist Amelia Kosminsky and florist Philip Corps to bring you a moment of beauty and tranquillity in the heart of the capital. Watch out for a floral takeover of Piccadilly Circus and screenings of video artworks by Amelia Kosminsky on the Piccadilly Lights.

Kate Bryan is an art expert and the Head of Collections at Soho House. She also hosts 'Galleries on Demand' on Sky Arts. With a deep passion for making art more accessible and exciting, her main goal is to ensure everyone can engage with and enjoy art.

Let's join Kate as she takes us on a journey through Art After Dark and shares her experience.

A huge thank you to our partners and collaborators! Art After Dark is brought to you in collaboration with Mayfair Art Weekend, The National Gallery, National Portrait Gallery, Royal Academy of Arts, Heart of London Business Alliance and Pinterest.

Image Credits

  • Stern Pissarro Gallery ©
  • Martin Beisly Fine Art ©
  • The National Gallery ©
  • The Royal Academy of Arts ©
  • Cristea Roberts Gallery ©
  • Saatchi Yates ©
  • PinPep ©

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