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A Massive Photo Album of The Opening Gala at SOFA

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Although you're most likely following the live blog of the first day at SOFA Expo, last night was the opening gala reserved for press and VIPs like collectors, curators, gallerists artists, socialites and philanthropists. Guests sipped Champagne and were privy to a special unveiling of Thalen & Thalen's Windy City Bowl. Some notable collectors and industry leaders included Bill Hood of American Airlines in Chicago, John Bryan Chairman of The Art Institute of Chicago, Marcia and Harry Thalhimer of Richmond VA, Jerry and Charlene Lee of Seattle, Maxine Weintrub of the Museum of Contemporary Art, The Belgian Consulate and ARTINFO.
· SOFA Expo [Official Site]

SOFA Chicago

Navy Pier, Chicago, IL 60611 800-563-7632