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Art, art everywhere: One of the latest art fairs to enter the market is the Singapore Art Fair, organised by the people behind the Beirut Art Fair (above).

The art fair explosion

The number of art fairs here has risen astronomically in less than five years. What's driving the art rush? By HELMI YUSOF
Oct 18, 2013 6:00 AM

IN 2009, there was just one art fair in Singapore. In 2010, there were three. By 2014, there may be as many as 10 art fairs of varying sizes, including four large-scale ones. Are there enough buyers to support so many fairs? Will the phenomenon threaten the livelihood of galleries that have been