2014 Edgewater Fall Art Fair
A multi-cultural and multi-generational lineup of 100+ artists from all over Chicago,
weaving a stimulating creative tapestry in the heart of Edgewater,
peppered with a contagious community vibe!
The 2014 Edgewater Fall Art Fair is organized by Edgewater Artists in Motion in collaboration with 48th Ward Alderman Harry Osterman.
Our Fall Art Fair is a labor of love by artists and art lovers for all those who appreciate artistic talent, enjoy community life, and like to discover the hidden treasures Chicago can offer.
Special appearance and music performance by Miss Illinois 2014, Marisa Buchheit!
Want to Volunteer and help us during the Fair? Contact Cheri at email@example.com
September 27-28, 2014
Hours: 11 am – 6 pm
Admission: $5 suggested donation
Address: 1040-1190 West Granville Avenue, between Broadway and Kenmore
Parking: Street parking is available around the Fair.
Public Transportation: EL Red Line. Get off at the Granville stop (wheelchair accessible) and you will be right in the heart of the Fair! Buses: #36, #147
We would like to thank all the businesses and individual donors who have contributed to this year’s Fair. See full Sponsor list.
100 Exhibiting Artists
Featuring high-quality original works in painting, photography, handmade jewelry, mixed media, glasswork, pottery and more! Check out our artists’ lineup and get to know the artists through our exclusive Artist Spotlights.
Live Music on 2 Stages
Ongoing performances spanning Jazz, Country, Flamenco, Reggae, Caribbean, Cabaret, Opera, Choral music and more. Take a look at our high-energy and intriguing lineup.
Performing Arts Stage
Presented by Loyola University
Showing a varied lineup of performing artists working on their next great piece and giving you an unprecedented inside look at the wonders of the creative process.
Presented by The Pumping Company
Featuring live music, food and drinks to enjoy in a relaxed atmosphere.
FREE admission (food and drinks available for purchase).
Children’s Activity Corner
Presented by Lickity Split Frozen Custard & Sweets
For kids aged 2 to 12 (and everyone who’s still a kid at heart!) Featuring live storytelling, finger painting, sidewalk chalk drawing, and ongoing art workshops in mask-making, balloon artistry, puppeteering and more! See the full program for the Children’s Activity Corner.
Fashion Runway Show
Presented by Blue Buddha Boutique
Saturday, September 27
This year’s high-end Fashion Runway Show will feature new pieces by designer Ann Everett and the Equatoria Collection by designer Michael Wesley White.
Young Artists’ Gallery
Featuring works by students of Chicago schools, the Gallery will be open during the Fair.
Pet Parade & Costume Contest
Presented by Pet Portraiture
As a community art event celebrating the spirit of Edgewater, we couldn’t leave pets at the door! So, the Fair will let pet owners unleash their creativity and parade their furry friends in imaginative costumes. Fun guaranteed for everyone. Here’s some proof…
Children’s Music Talent Showcase
Presented by Steve Solomon
Musically talented kids from Edgewater, Uptown and Rogers Park will get the chance to show off their skills in front of a live audience, share their musical dreams and just have a blast. Read more about the Children’s Music Talent Showcase and how to participate.
Check back often for more details about the 2014 Edgewater Fall Art Fair!
The Edgewater Fall Art Fair is part of Chicago Artists Month 2014, the 19th annual celebration of Chicago’s vibrant art community presented by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events.
For more information, visit www.chicagoartistsmonth.org