Caroline Kerrigan Lerch Named Metropolitan Show Director


NEW YORK, NY.- Caroline Kerrigan Lerch was named Show Director for the Metropolitan Show, it was announced by Mark Lyman, President of the Art Fair Company. The inaugural fair, which debuts January 18-22, 2012, at the Metropolitan Pavilion, at 125 West 18th Street in Chelsea, replaces The American Antique Show (TAAS), formerly organized by the American Folk Art Museum. Ms. Lerch served as Executive Director of TAAS from 2006-2011. “We are delighted to have Caroline join the Art Fair Company as Show Director for the Metropolitan Show,” said Lyman. “Her impeccable reputation and extensive background in the art world precede her, particularly with The American Antiques Show and The Outsider Art Fair, which she co-founded during her ten year stint at Sanford L. Smith & Associates.” According to Lyman, Ms. Lerch will be responsible for all aspects of running the show. “We will utilize Caroline&