DEADLINE APRIL 01, 2016
- $5000 in Awards
50th Annual Lewiston Art Festival
Contests, Juried Art Shows
- Art Organization
Lewiston Council on the Arts announces a Call to Artists for its juried art and fine craft competition and show on Aug 13 & 14, 2016 in the historic Village of Lewiston, NY. Over 30,000 people will attend this much anticipated outdoor festival, which attracts art lovers from Western New York and Southern Ontario, as well as international visitors from Niagara Falls, 10 minutes away. The festival is Lewiston's signature event and features work by 175 exceptional artists and fine crafters. Categories include paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fiber, glass, wood, mixed media and photography. From functional to surreal, one of a kind and limited edition art works form an unparalleled collection that can only be seen here once each year. Prizes in 8 categories and Best Booth Display. College Alley will again feature the work of high school and college students to provide them an opportunity to gain exhibiting experience without adhering to the more stringent requirements for professional artists. The Modern ArtZone, a free hands-on activity area will be staffed from Noon to 4pm each day. Street musicians and performers are welcome to add their special ambience to the show. Artist demonstrations and artists working with recycled materials are encouraged and highlighted in the event program. Center Street becomes pedestrian only for the 2-day festival. Rain or shine. Free parking. No admission charge. Complimentary artist awards breakfast Sunday morning. Jury fee $15; Booth fee $200.
Lewiston Council on the Arts, PO Box 1, Lewiston, New York, 14092, United States
Posted : 2016-01-31