SOFA CHICAGO 2010 and The Intuit Show of Folk and Outsider Art Have a Resounding Success


CHICAGO, IL.- For the first time ever, The Art Fair Company presented two art fairs under one roof at Chicago’s historic Navy Pier: the 17th annual SOFA CHICAGO (International Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair), featuring more than 70 galleries from 11 countries and sponsored by Chubb Personal Insurance, shared center stage with 16 dealers in The Intuit Show of Folk and Outsider Art. The Chicago-based Art Fair Company welcomed a crowd of more than 30,000 attendees to Navy Pier’s Festival Hall between the SOFA CHICAGO + Intuit Show Opening Night preview party Nov. 4, 2010 and throughout the three day run of the fairs Nov. 5 – 7, 2010. Mark Lyman, President of The Art Fair Company and Founder of SOFA, said that this year’s fairs were “a step to the next level in terms of sophisticated curating and stunni