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February 16, 2018
Hyperallergic
Nato Thompson was appointed artistic director of the Seattle Art Fair’s fourth edition.
February 16, 2018
Artnet News
Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most consequential developments coming out of the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know this Friday, February 16—Seattle Art Fair Names Nato Thompson Artistic Director
February 15, 2018
CityArts
The Art Fair’s attendance and its roster of participating galleries have grown steadily since its inception, and now Thompson’s presence will give it greater critical and scholarly credibility. Although he hasn’t revealed any specific plans, he says he wants to do something “big” and “different.” Connecting politically engaged, activist artwork to a wide audience would be exactly that.
February 15, 2018
The Art Newspaper
The Philadelphia-based curator sees opportunity to create dialogue between public artworks and the market
February 15, 2018
ARTNEWS
Nato Thompson, the director of Philadelphia Contemporary, the multidisciplinary roving art institution in the city of brotherly love, has been tapped to be artistic director of the Seattle Art Fair, which runs from August 2 through 5 at the CenturyLink Field Event Center.
February 15, 2018
Artforum
The Seattle Art Fair announced that Nato Thompson will serve as the artistic director for its fourth edition, taking place this summer from August 2 to August 5.
January 29, 2018
artnet News
Mark your calendars, it's going to be a busy year.