Join Country Life for interiors inspiration at The Art & Antiques Fair Olympia on June 28
Interior decorator Emma Burns will discuss the exciting possibilities of antiques
After designing houses for the iconic interior-decorating firm Sibyl Colefax & John fowler for more than three decades, emma Burns has a unique understanding of how antiques can enhance a room. Her projects include a villa in Mustique, town houses in Moscow and Paris, a château in Nice and chalets in Switzerland, as well as numerous town and country houses in the UK.
In conversation with Country Life’s Interiors editor, Giles Kime, she will discuss the creative process of finding, choosing and combining pieces that complement a space and work together to lend a distinctive mood to a scheme.
the Art & Antiques fair runs from June 26 to July 2 at Olympia, Hammersmith road, W14. It’s the UK’S largest and most established art and antiques fair, taking place annually in June at London’s Kensington Olympia exhibition Centre.
Celebrating its 45th year in 2017, the fair is an annual destination for more than 30,000 visitors from all over the world.
‘She will discuss the creative process of combining pieces’
Some 160 of the world’s finest specialist dealers offer a wider choice of high-quality, vetted art and antiques than at any other fair in the capital. featuring an eclectic mix of pieces drawn from Antiquity to the present day, and with prices ranging from £100 to £1 million, Olympia is renowned as an unmissable event for private collectors, art-industry professionals, dealers, property owners and interior decorators.
the fair offers a Preview Day, late-night openings, a Champagne bar and an events programme. for details, visit www. olympia-art-antiques.com Tickets Email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a complimentary ticket to the Country Life event, Tickets to the fair cost £20 on the day and £15 in advance (a £1.20 transaction fee applies to advance bookings). For a £20 2-for-1 advance offer, quote COUNTRYLIFE17. Preview tickets cost £60