Thursday, April 27, 2006

The Art Market in Welburn Square

DEADLINE: continuous through August, 2006.

The Cultural Affairs Division of Arlington County, Virginia and the Ballston-Virginia Square Partnership present The Art Market in Welburn Square.

The market takes place every second Saturday of the month, May through September, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Each exhibitor will be assigned approximately 100 square feet (10' x 10' or 8' x 12') of display space. Each artist is responsible for turning their exhibit space into their own private gallery.

Artists are required to send a photo or sketch of their exhibit display with their application. All fine craft and art media are accepted including but not limited to: clay, fiber, furniture, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, paper, wood, original painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, fiber art, digital, and mixed media. Jurying will be done by a rotating panel of art professionals.

All accepted artists may participate in more than three markets in a market year but must commit to three. Artists accepted mid-season are expected to participate in at least two markets. Late season applicants will be scheduled according to space availability.

Entry fee: $55 per space per market. For application listing Eligibility Requirements and additional information please call 703-560-1854 or email