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.

When

September 27-28, 2014

Hours: 11 am – 6 pm

Admission: $5 suggested donation

Where

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

 

Call to Artists:

ONLY $150 (for a 10′ x 10′ booth space for two days)

Register Now

Sponsored by

SSA #26, Edgeville Buzz, The Uptown Buzz, Loyola University

Program

90 LOCAL EXHIBITING ARTISTS

Featuring high-quality original works in paintings, photography, handmade jewelry, mixed media, and pottery. Check out our artists’ lineup. Look at samples of the artists’ work.

Art vendors at last year's Edgewater Fall Art Fair

LIVE MUSIC

Ongoing live performances on two stages, with a diverse lineup that will be both high energy and intriguing.

Musicians performing at last year's Edgewater Fall Art Fair

A 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.

 

BEER GARDEN

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)

Scene at the beer garden during last year's Edgewater Fall Art Fair

CHILDREN’S ACTIVITY CORNER

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!

Last year's Children Activity Corner at the Edgewater Fall Art Fair

 

Special Events

FASHION RUNWAY SHOW

Presented by Blue Buddha Boutique and Ann Everett

Saturday, September 27

Last year's fashion show at the Edgewater Fall Art Fair

YOUNG ARTISTS GALLERY 

Featuring works by students of Chicago schools, the Gallery will be open throughout the Fair.

Last year's Young Artists Gallery & Parade

PET COSTUME CONTEST & PARADE

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…

Last year's Pet Costume Contest at the Edgewater Fall Art Fair

 

CHILDREN’S MUSIC TALENT SHOWCASE

Musically talented Edgewater kids will get a great opportunity to show off their skills in front of a live audience, share their musical dreams and just have a blast.

Children's music talent show at last year's Edgewater Fall Art Fair

 

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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