Hamptons Exposition Group (HEG) is owned by Atlanta-based Urban Expositions, which produces ArtAspen, ArtHamptons, Houston Fine Art Fair, Palm Springs Fine Art Fair, and the Sculpture Objects Functional Art and Design (SOFA) Fair in Chicago.
Urban Expositions acquired SOFA, Chicago’s longest continuously running gallery-presented art fair in 2013. The acquisition of HEG marks Urban’s second major art fair acquisition, and one of the first acquisitions under Clarion Event’s ownership. HEG art fairs feature galleries and dealers from around world exhibiting modern and contemporary art in a variety of media, including painting, sculpture, and mixed-media.
For more information about Urban’s art and design fairs, visit the following websites:
SOFA CHICAGO: November 3-6, 2016 | www.sofaexpo.com
Palm Springs Fine Art Fair: February 11-14, 2016 | www.palmspringsfineartfair.com
ArtHamptons: June 23-26, 2016 | www.arthamptons.com
ArtAspen: August 4-7, 2016 | www.art-aspen.com
Houston Fine Art Fair: September 22-25, 2016 | www.houstonfineartfair.com
ABOUT URBAN EXPOSITIONS
Based in Kennesaw, GA, and founded in 1995, Urban Expositions produces and manages a portfolio of 40 events. Urban serves seven industry sectors including Gift, Souvenir, Art, Aviation, Foodservice, Pet and Gaming. Urban also produces Airport Revenue News, a publication focused on the airport concession industry. Urban has offices in Shelton, CT and Boca Raton, FL, and is represented by employees in California, Colorado and Illinois.
ABOUT CLARION EVENTS
Clarion Events can trace its roots back to 1947 and takes great pride in being one of the oldest independent event organizers in the UK. The teams at Clarion create uniquely effective and stimulating environments that can serve as a platform to build businesses, enhance customer relationships and accelerate product awareness. More recently the firm has developed an international portfolio of brands and now delivers more than 200 events in over 20 countries. www.clarionevents.com and www.olympia-art-antiques.com