2016 press coverage
2016 NBC | News at 9 - Live at SOFA Chicago
Regina Waldroup Live at SOFA Chicago meets with Tom Hawk of Hawk Galleries and artist Bertil Vallien to discuss One Million Dollar Boat..
2016 ABC | Weekend Report
SOFA Chicago, that's sculpture, objects, functional art and design, is back at Navy Pier this weekend! This huge art fair features museum-quality works from more than 70 galleries - and this year there's a new layout to make it easier to navigate. Sofa Chicago runs through Sunday...
2016 NBC | News at 6 - Navy Pier Transformed into Art Gallery
Regina Waldroup visits SOFA Chicago at Navy Pier and meets with Director Donna Davies and Curator Jennifer-Navva Milleken at Why Wood?..
2016 Time Out Chicago | 9 Art Gallery Exhibitions to See in November
There’s a lot of great art to be thankful for this month. As the leaves change color and the holidays begin, here are nine awesome shows to check out in November.
SOFA Chicago The annual Sculpture Objects Functional Art + Design Fair returns to Navy Pier. Browse booths featuring hundreds of artists working with jewelry, glass, ceramics, fiber art and other mediums at this long-running exposition of three-dimensional art...
2016 Indianapolis Monthly | Our Favorite Chicago Design Weekend Is Here
Design in Indianapolis has definitely stepped up in recent years, from seductive restaurant atmospheres like Union 50 and Plat 99 to major architectural projects led by the Cummins Distribution Headquarters. But every once in a while—and specifically, this weekend—we binge on new aesthetic ideas in Chicago...
2016 Crains Chicago | 10 Things to Do
The Sculpture Objects Functional Art and Design fair, called SOFA in a less overstuffed formulation, collages together 80 art dealers for an expo of three-dimensional art such as sculpture, glass, ceramics, jewelry and, fittingly, furniture. Couched in the gallery displays, a number of special exhibits figure into the fair, the most special of which might be the Hot Glass Roadshow, a live glassblowing demonstration...
2016 Travel Magazine | Fairs and Festivals in Chicago This Fall
Famous for its bold, cutting edge architecture, Chicago is perhaps only dwarfed by New York as America’s most visually striking metropolis. And like all great urban centres, the city is also teeming with cultural events, with a richly diverse range of festivals and fairs taking place throughout the year. Below are ten of the finest coming up this Fall...
2016 Daily Herald | SOFA Keepsake
Find just the right objet d'art for your home or garden when the Sculpture Objects Functional Art and Design (SOFA) Fair returns to Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave., Chicago. $30 general admission three-day pass; $25 daily admission; $150 VIP early admission weekend pass and opening; $75 opening-night preview and three-day pass...
2016 WGN Radio | SOFA Chicago
The 23rd annual SOFA CHICAGO fair returns November 3-6 to Navy Pier and features the artwork of 500+ artists represented by 70 worldwide galleries...