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SOFA 2017

  • SOFA 2017 840 E Grand Ave Chicago, IL, 60611 United States (map)



The Sculpture Objects Functional Art and Design (SOFA) Fair in Chicago is the premier gallery-presented art fair dedicated to three-dimensional art and design.

SOFA CHICAGO takes place in Festival Halls A and B at Navy Pier. The entrance to SOFA CHICAGO will be on level 2 in the center of Festival Hall at Terrace A East.  Escalators and elevators are located and Entrance 1 and 2 only.  If you're coming by cab, drop-offs will be at Entrances 1 and 2. Download a PDF Map of Navy Pier see 35 on the attached map for approximate entrance location >

Note: Wheelchairs are available at the Guest Services Desk at the front of the Pier in Family Pavilion, at the East End Security Post, and SOFA coat checks. They are available at no charge, on a first-come, first-served basis. ID is required. All levels of the Navy Pier complex are accessible by elevators. SOFA CHICAGO is located between the Skyline Stage and catering offices noted on this Map >

dates and times

Thursday, November 2, 2017:   5 - 9 pm
Friday, November 3, 2017:       11 am - 7 pm (10 - 11 am VIP hour)
Saturday, November 4, 2017:   11 am - 7 pm (10 - 11 am VIP hour)
Sunday, November 5, 2017:     12 - 6 pm 


General Admission | $20 online or $25 at the door 

Three-Day General Admission Pass | $30
Seniors 65+ | $15; Students with ID $15 at the door
Tickets available at the door, online tickets available soon for 2017. Cash and credit cards (Visa | MasterCard | American Express) accepted. For information on planning a group visit, contact Note: High school group tickets were limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

opening night

Thursday, November 2, 2017
VIP Preview | 5-9  pm
Public Preview | 7-9 pm
Tickets available online or at the door. Cash and credit cards (Visa | MasterCard | American Express) accepted.

Earlier Event: March 15
Art Boca Raton 2017
Later Event: December 6
FORM Miami 2017