An affordable art fair aims to spread the joy of collecting art when it comes to London next month.

The Affordable Art Fair will run at the Lower Fairground Site on Hampstead Heath on Thursday, May 9, to Sunday, May 12. Within the expertly curated collection of both emerging and established artists, there is something to suit every taste, space, and budget. Whether you’re an experienced collector or a first-time art buyer, there is a whole world of contemporary art to discover and an all-new programme with fun for all the family.

The Fair will showcase the art of wellbeing with yoga workshops, breathwork classes, and a specially curated space designed to relax, rejuvenate and inspire.

Artist highlights in the fair include:

• Muralist Sebastian Chaumeton, who will create a giant collaborative mural on Hampstead Heath.

• Illustrator Lucie Sheridan, who will set up her magic Photo Booth to invite visitors to have a bespoke portrait drawn live.

• Artist-in-residence Jonathan Hillson will bring his immersive video installation, that takes inspiration from the mass migrant caravan that walked from South America to the US border last year, exploring the stories behind the individuals who undertook such a journey.

Alongside thousands of artists Affordable Art Fair will host an unmissable programme of workshops and talks on the fair-wide theme of wellbeing. In a partnership with Balance, the Fair will host bespoke yoga classes with wellbeing guru Hannah Barrett and breathwork classes by expert teacher Richie Bostock alongside therapeutic workshops, immersive art and relaxation classes throughout the week.

Highlights include:

• Turn a bad day into a good drawing with Instagram sensation Maria Ines. The London-based designer, who has worked with the likes of Gucci will explore how to express yourself through illustration.

• Find your calm in creativity with Hampstead School of Art’s workshops taking place in the Creative Studio. Visitors will the discover spiritual meaning behind mandalas in Therapeutic Dharma Wheels, and create their own miniature masterpieces in Calming Kaleidoscopes with New York-based public artist Amy Cheng.

• A Live Art Takeover by artist of the moment Marcelina Amelia at Liberty Gallery, whose fans include Grayson Perry, and whose work has graced the pages of The NY Times and Vogue.

• For those looking to unwind and relax with a slice of midweek culture at the Thursday Late View. Visitors can delve into an innovative programme of unmissable workshops with complimentary drinks and a live DJ set throughout the evening – open from 5.30pm until 9pm.

Affordable Art Fair, Lower Fairground Site, East Heath Road, Hampstead, NW3 1TH, Thursday, May 9, to Sunday, May 12. Details: