NATALIE KATES PROJECTS

STYLE CURATOR INCORPORATED

Style Curator Inc. enables clients to achieve their personal, business and branding objectives through leveraging various forms of art and style - the essence of style curating

Image: Artist Damian Aquiles site specific sculpture at Core Club curated by Natalie Kates

Style Curator Inc.'s founder Natalie Kates, based in New York City is a curator, art advisor and event producer who has raised over a million dollars for various charities.  An early supporter of urban art, Natalie has established herself as a leader in discovering and promoting emerging artists.  She has curated numerous exhibitions and site-specific art installations, developed close relations with artists, galleries and museums and produced art events for both corporate and non-profit clients including VH1, GrandLife Hotels, ArtWalkNY (Coalition for the Homeless), Housing Works, Galeria-Melissa, Scope Foundation, Slideluck, Lower Eastside Girls Club, Geeks for Peace, Bloomingdales and Juice Press, among others. She is a contributing editor of VAGA and The Unlimited magazines. Natalie's work and persona have been profiled in Vogue's Style.com, Harper's Bazaar - Brazil, Huffington Post, Wall Street Journal, Artforum, Art Nerd, Artnet.com, Paper Magazine, StyleLikeU, BlackBook, ArteFuse, and the Daily Beast

- 2017-

- Bold Notion, artist Oswaldo Vigas co-curator the Core Club

- Spring Fling, celebrating 20 years of groundbreaking work benefiting The Lower Eastside Girls Club Benefit Co-Chair and Board of Directors

- 2nd Annual Amref ArtBall Celebrating Contemporary African Art Honoring El Anatsui host committee and event production

- Housing Works - Design On  A Dime - 5th Annual Groundbreaker Awards - "In Focus" photography curation by Natalie Kates Projects

Bruch & Bubbles Lower Eastside Girls Club and Art On Paper Fair collaboration

- 2016 -

- 2nd Annual NYE Surrealist Ball at The Roxy with Buster Poindexter

- 21st Annual ACRIA Holiday Dinner - host committee

- Style Curator moderates Art House Series "Where Art and Fashion Intersects" Gilt and Scope Art Show

- Bloomingdales Holiday Windows "Glow What Fun!" curated artists George Kroenert and Sean Augustine March

- Fashion for Action benefiting Housing Works - host committee

- 22nd Annual ArtWalkNY - Benefiting the Coalition for the Homeless Artist Honoree Kenny Scharf Art Advisory Board

- Partnership with Children - 14th Annual "UNCORKED" - Wine & Food Tasting, production and host committee

- The Hamptons Film Festival Art+Music Lounge "The Art of the Narrative" Art Curation

- The Daily Beast, Men's Fashion Editorial "Artists Trade Canvas For Clothes" curated by Natalie Kates of Style Curator

- Lower Eastside Girls Club "Spring Fling" benefit committee

- Heliotrope Foundation Presents, Pearly's Beauty Shop host committee

- Amref ArtBall Celebrating Contemporary African Art Honoring Wangechi Mutu host committee and event production

- "One Or The Other" new works from artist Jared Flaming & Eric Helvie curated by Anne Huntington and Natalie Kates

- CRUSHfanzine "Are You There Alone" SS2016 Magazine launch party at Soho Grand

-  the LOVE HEALS GALA honoring Peter Davis, Rachelle Hruska & Sean McPherson friends committee

- "From the Heart" a curated evening with photographer Chris Craymer hosted by Sarah Laird at the Roxy Hotel

- Design On  A Dime - Sponsored by ELLE Decor  - "Have A Seat - Art Chairs" curated by Yetta Banks and Natalie Kates Projects benefiting Housing Works

- 22nd annual Women Mean Business Luncheon Committee benefiting First Step Job Training Program for the Coalition for the Homeless

-"Rock, Paper, Scissors" art auction benefiting The Lower Eastside Girls Club hosted by Deborah Harry, Rosario Dawson, Cynthia Rowley and Chloe Sevigny - Event production and co-curated by Natalie Kates Projects

- New Years Eve "Surrealist Art Ball" at the Roxy Hotel

- 2015 -

- ACRIA 20th Anniversary Host Committee Honoring Drew Barrymore and Inez + Vinoodh

- Coalition for the Homeless - 21st Annual ArtWalkNy - "Honoring Deborah Kass + Patricia Cronin" 

- Partnership with Children - 13th Annual "UNCORKED" - Wine & Food Tasting

- "Calm Before The Storm" curated by Lori Zimmer and Natalie Kates with artist Logan Hicks and Beau Stanton

- Kids for Peace - "Geeks For Peace" - hosted by Morgan Spurlock

- Giuliana Michelotti - "20 Years of Unique Designs" hosted by Stefano Tonchi

- Heliotrope Foundation - "The Road By Walking" with artist Swoon

- A Curated Evening with artist Eric Helvie

- "Brand Loyalty, i'm Lovin' it" artist group show at Gallerynine 5 curated by Natalie Kates Projects

- Housing Works - Design On  A Dime - Groundbreakers Awards - "Haute Dish" curated by Natalie Kates Projects

- New Year's Eve Propaganda Artist Ball at Tribeca Grand Hotel

- 2014 -

- Melissa - "Plasmatik" site specific artist installation curated by Natalie Kates Projects

- Mordekai by Ken Borochov "Enchanted Queens" at Soho Grand Hotel

- Coalition for the Homeless - 20th Annual ArtWalkNy - "Honoring Jennifer Connelly & Paul Bettany" 

- "We're Hooked" artist Olek curated by Natalie Kates Projects

- "Rock Star Chic" The Curated Collection's Patrice Farameh book launch

- "Evolutionary Alternatives" artist Ron English curated by Natalie Kates Projects

- Ruven Afanador's "Angel Gitano" A Curated Evening

- "City of Dreams" artist Peter Tunney curated by Natalie Kates Projects

- Housing Works - Design On  A Dime - Groundbreakers Awards - "The Time Is Now" curated by Natalie Kates Projects

- 2013 -

- Scope Miami Breeder Booth artist Tom Fruin and Jason Urban curated by Natalie Kates Projects

- ARCO - Madrid - "Where Are We Going" guest speaker

- "The Unlimited" hosted by Kates-Ferri Collection

- Coalition for the Homeless - 19th Annual ArtWalkNY - "Honoring artist Roxy Paine"

- "Vanity Unfair" artist Maximilian Wiedemann curated by Natalie Kates