The 15th Annual Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair is being held at Chicago's Navy Pier's Festival Hall Nov 7-9, 2008. SOFA bills itself as "The World's Foremost Fairs of Contemporary Decorative Arts & Design" and lives up to it. The opening night preview is 6 November. Dealers from sixteen countries and one hundred galleries will be represented and included in the admission price are lectures and special exhibits.
Interweave Bead Fest in Santa Fe, NM March 12-15, 2009. Santa Fe Community Convention Center & Hilton.
Interweave Bead Fest in Portland, OR September 24-27, 2009
Fiberarts Studio Tour showcases the winners of Interweave Press artist studios. Forty-three artists studios are show...more than enough to cause fiber envy!