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Here Is the First Round of Exhibitors for the 2016 Seattle Art Fair

The 2015 edition of the Seattle Art Fair. ERIN MCCUTCHEON, SEATTLE MET

The 2015 edition of the Seattle Art Fair.


The Seattle Art Fair announced the first round of exhibitors for this year’s edition, which runs August 4 to 7. Also in the announcement was news that the fair’s artistic director will now be Laura Fried, who was previously a curator at the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, from 2007 to 2011.

So far, 46 galleries are set to show work in Seattle for this year’s fair, which is expected to include 75 galleries. This means that the Seattle Art Fair has already expanded over last year’s edition, the fair’s first, which included 60 exhibitors. A release notes that the fair isn’t done accepting exhibitor applications yet—the deadline to apply is March 11, and more exhibitors will be announced in the coming months.

“The enthusiastic response from both returning exhibitors and new applicants has been tremendous,” Max Fishko, the fair’s director, said in a statement. “Visitors to the Seattle Art Fair will have the unique opportunity to interact with these top galleries—a representation of the world’s finest exhibitors of modern and contemporary art—in an extremely intimate setting fit for great conversation and important acquisition.”

The list of first-round exhibitors follows below:

  • ACA Galleries (New York)
  • Allan Stone Projects (New York)
  • Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe (New York),
  • Backslash Gallery (Paris)
  • Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery (New York)
  • Charles A. Hartman Fine Art (Portland)
  • Charlie James Gallery (Los Angeles)
  • Claire Oliver Gallery (New York)
  • David Zwirner (New York)
  • Donald Ellis Gallery (New York)
  • Forum Gallery (New York)
  • G. Gibson Gallery (Seattle)
  • Gallery Jones (Vancouver)
  • Gallery Luisotti (Santa Monica)
  • Greg Kucera Gallery (Seattle)
  • James Harris Gallery (Seattle)
  • Jane Lombard Gallery (New York)
  • Jason Jacques Inc. (New York)
  • Jenkins Johnson Gallery (San Francisco)
  • Jerald Melberg Gallery (Charlotte)
  • Jonathan Ferrara Gallery (New Orleans)
  • Kagedo Japanese Art (Orcas, WA)
  • Kaikai Kiki Gallery (Tokyo)
  • KOKI ARTS (Tokyo)
  • Mariane Ibrahim Gallery (Seattle)
  • Marlborough Gallery (New York)
  • Michael Rosenfeld Gallery (New York)
  • Monte Clark Gallery (Vancouver)
  • Nancy Hoffman Gallery (New York)
  • Pace Gallery (New York)
  • Pace/MacGill Gallery (New York)
  • Paul Kasmin Gallery (New York)
  • Paul Thiebaud Gallery (San Francisco)
  • Petzel Gallery (New York)
  • Richard Levy Gallery (Albuquerque)
  • ROSEGALLERY (Santa Monica)
  • Roq La Rue (Seattle)
  • Samsøn (Boston)
  • Sapar Contemporary (New York)
  • SEASON (Seattle)
  • Upfor (Portland)
  • Shoshana Wayne Gallery (Santa Monica)
  • Winston Wächter Fine Art (Seattle)
  • Zieher Smith & Horton (New York)
  • Zurcher Gallery (New York)

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