Over 125 juried fine artists exhibiting in over a dozen mediums will fill Grand Boulevard's Town Center for three days, along with great live music, live art demonstrations, food and beverages, and ImagiNation (where kids rule)!
Jeweler Constance Nabholz took home the Best of Show Award at the 26th Annual ArtsQuest Fine Arts Festival this past weekend. The Best of Show award along with 16 other awards were decided by three distinguished judges: Carrie Anne Baade, international exhibiting artist; Sky Shineman, Professor of Art, Painting at the University of Alabama; and Nancy Raia, Community Outreach Director of the Eastern Shore Art Center in Fairhope, AL. DOWNLOAD AWARD WINNER LIST with images
Some returning, some new, all amazing - ArtsQuest will have something for everyone - singer/songwriters, blues, theatre, Dixieland jazz, improv storytelling, country, rock and more! Download the full schedule.
Each year, an artist is chosen from the pool of juried artists that have been invited to exhibit at ArtsQuest to be the featured artist. One of the artist's pieces is selected to represent the annual festival in all marketing materials, ads, merchandise and more. The 2014 ArtsQuest featured artist is Juan Francisco Adaro, a contemporary painter born in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1978 and currently living in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida.
For the first time ever, ArtsQuest will feature select gourmet food trucks to sell food and snacks throughout the festival weekend We still have a few spots available. So if you have a food truck and would like to participate, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for an application.