The Ann Arbor Art Fair is a street fair for the art exhibition. It takes place in the area of Ann Arbor of the Se of Michigan, USA. The Ann Arbor Art Fair is a nonprofit exhibition for art and craft exhibition. It is attended by numerous artists both newbies and experienced around the world. In the upcoming and arbor art, fair expected number of visitors will be 500,000. It is held annually during the second week of July.
All About The Fair Exhibition
The fair and exhibition were first started in the year 1960. It was started with the collaboration of the University of Michigan and Ann Arbor Art Association along with two other notable business organization. The ann arbor art fair consists of four fairs that are officially part of this annual; art carnival. They are :
- The Original Ann Arbor Street Art Fair.
- The Ann Arbor Summer Art Fair.
- The State Street Art Fair.
- South University Area Art Fair.
The fair is indeed a carnival in its spirit. Apart from the original and beautiful artworks of super talented artists, you can also satiate your taste bud in the plethora of food stalls and temporary eating and dining centers that are set in the fair. You can get cotton candy, french fries, fried twinkles, caramel apple and many more. You can also find the temporary stall of the well-known hotel franchises across the city.
The Timing And Event
This year, Ann Arbor Art Fair 2018 will start on 19th July 2018 from Thursday at 10:00 a.m. It will be ending on 22nd July 2018 on Sunday. This year, ann arbor art fair is going to celebrate its 49th anniversary since its year of inception. The beautiful art event will be headed by revered members of the Guild of Artist and Artisans. The 49th fair will have 375 artists exhibiting their works. Numerous art centers, artist booths, and special guests will make the event a graceful one.
This years’ unique attraction is the work of Alan J Boatright. The self-taught painter, he has worked as the technical illustrator in the Department of Air Force. With the inspiration of his college sweetheart, he began to exhibit his works full time which he was already pursuing an active hobby. His paintings are embedded with a meaning that is skillfully hidden with the beautiful art, intricate, colorful splashes and found distractions. A closer look will indeed reveal the meaning the of the art that will leave the patrons and the audience thrilled and awestruck.
So, join one of the most significant artistic carnivals in America, and know all about the ann arbor art fair dates. You do not need any entry fees to attend the fair. Enjoy and indulge yourself in the artistic beauty. The festival is divided into two portions. While The Campus Section is located at the State Street, the Download section is located in Main Street.