Hong Kong International Antiques Fair Announces Details of 2018 Edition

There is no better way to acquire antiques knowledge than learning from the experts and taking a close look at pieces of high quality. For antiques lovers and general public looking for such unique opportunity, don't forget to check out the 2018 edition of Hong Kong International Antiques Fair (HKIAF). 

International Antiques Fair 2017

International Antiques Fair 2017

International Antiques Fair 2017

HKIAF is going to take place from 26th to 29th May 2018 in Hall 5BC Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. It gathers more than 70 dealers from different parts of the world, offering spectacular antiques pieces from both the East and West. To ensure the best selection of exhibits, exhibitors have to go through a strict vetting process imposed by the Vetting Committee, composed of renowned international professionals in all the specialties represented.

Oi Ling Antiques|A Duck-shaped Bronze Censer, Han Dynasty, 206BC-220AD   

Chak’s Company Limited|A Cloisonne Enamel Censer, Ming Dynasty

Galerie Christian Deydier|A Ritual Bronze Vessel, liding China, Late Shang Dynasty, 11th Century BC

Hollywood Galleries|A Bronze Nyingma School Krishna Yamari, Tibet, 14th century

Over the past ten years, with the vision and mission of enhancing the public’s interest on antiques, IAF serves as a premier platform facilitating international cultural exchange between antiques enthusiasts, connoisseurs and the general public. This year, over 10,000 antiques pieces will be showcased at this four-day prestigious event.


A broad array of exquisite collectibles will be presented based on the theme of the year. One of the highlights of the 2018 Fair is “The Perfect Match - Boxes Exhibition”, sponsored by Tokyo Chuo Auction. Featuring nearly 200 boxes from different periods, the show illustrates a wide variety of delicately crafted boxes made of materials like porcelain, wood, bamboo, lacquer and stone.

Five speakers at 2018 IAF (from left to right):  Yuk Yan Fong, Long Chuen Fung, Changhong Zhang, Alberto Varela Santos and Wenhua Luo

Numerous events will take place during the fair. In additional to antiques appraisal and guided tours, there will be lectures given by prominent speakers in the fields. They are going to share insight on Chinese export porcelain, Chinese antiques furniture, Tibetan thangka, the development of Hong Kong Art Market, as well as Buddhist statues from the Ming dynasty.

International Antiques Fair 2017

International Antiques Fair 2017

International Antiques Fair 2017

IAF will open to public from 26 to 29 May. On 25 May, a charity VIP preview will take place with all proceeds raised from ticket sales will be donated without deducting any costs to the Po Leung Kuk Medical Assistance Fund-raising programme to support the medical needs of the elderly and the grassroots. For anyone interested in participating the charity event, please click here to purchase tickets.

Morris & Joey Low Gallery|A Blue and White Pear-Shaped Vase, Yuhuchun, Qing Dynasty, Tongzhi mark and of the period

Ying’s Gallery|A Pair of Massive Famille Rose Relief Moulded Vases, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

Sue Ollemans Oriental Works of Art|A Silver-Gilt Filigree Bracelet, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

DK Asian Art|A Seated Bronze Buddha in Bhumisparsha Mudra, Early Pala Period 8th - 12th century

Tang Song Xuan|A Yueyao Dragon and Phoenix Vessel, Three Kingdoms (220-280 A.D.)

Michael’s Gallery|A Bronze Square Vase with Cover, Song Dynasty

The Value is honored to be the premium media partner of International Antiques Fair 2018. Please stay tuned for the latest information about the fair, including highlights from exhibitors, lectures and talks.


HKIAF 2018

Venue: Hall 5BC, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Charity event (by ticket only): 2018/5/25|6pm - 9pm
Open to public (free admission):
2018/5/26 - 28|11am - 7pm
2018/5/29|11am - 5pm