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.
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
Call to Artists:
ONLY $150 (for a 10′ x 10′ booth space for two days)
90 LOCAL EXHIBITING ARTISTS
Ongoing live performances on two stages, with a diverse lineup that will be both high energy and intriguing.
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.
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
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!
FASHION RUNWAY SHOW
Saturday, September 27
YOUNG ARTISTS GALLERY
Featuring works by students of Chicago schools, the Gallery will be open throughout the Fair.
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…
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.
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