Aldo Castillo - Fair Director
Given the current world market fluctuations and ever expanding nature of the Art Fair business,
Aldo Castillo Projects is offering a focused platform where galleries, artists, and the supporters of the arts are joined and showcased in a trustworthy environment.
Art fairs are selected on their forward thought, innovation and inspiration as well as harboring a deep appreciation for art, where art is respected, researched, collected and profitable. Select galleries are provided a venue to display their talents to the world through the consolidated efforts of Aldo Castillo Projects which has been focused on combining cutting edge artists with some of the more familiar works from multiple venues.
Aldo Castillo projects’ mission is to maximize art fair exposure and productivity to forward thinking galleries and artists in top global art markets.
Aldo Castillo’s life has been dedicated to Art Education, Art Exposure and Cultural Tourism. Aldo Castillo is an established fine art dealer and art curator with more than 25 years of experience in managing, marketing and developing the arts. Castillo founded the Aldo Castillo Gallery in Chicago (1993-2010), the Aldo Castillo Arts Foundation (ACAF, 2003-2010), and Chicago ARTE ahora Art Fair (2008-2010).
Currently Aldo Castillo is the Associate Director of the American Pavilion Shanghai Art Fair (Shanghai, China). In 2010 / 2011, Aldo Castillo was the Associate Director of MIA - Miami International Art Fair at the Miami Beach Convention Center. In addition, Castillo is the founder of Chicago ARTEahora - the only Chicago Latin American Art Fair ( 2008 / 2009).
Aldo Castillo’s portfolio includes many awards and recognitions, over 250 art exhibitions and the development of a huge variety of important public and private collections in Chicago and around the world. Aldo Castillo is one of the most respected authorities on International Art.
Aldo Castillo is born in Nicaragua and immigrated to the United States in 1985.