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Arts In The Park

Arts In The Park is Marion’s premier juried outdoor art festival which takes place in July. For the last seven years, artists and artisans have exhibited their work in Bicentennial Park, opposite the Marion Art Center, at the corner of Main and Spring Streets, Marion, MA  02738.

It is our pleasure to host this event featuring the many creative and talented artists of our region. The Art Center is open during this event where the Cecil Clark Davis portraits can be viewed in the auditorium as well as the current exhibitions in our galleries. The festival provides live music, and a food booth during the day, as well as a raffle of donated exhibitors’ work.  Proceeds benefit the Marion Art Center. 

Arts in the Park 2017 – Saturday, July 8th    10 AM – 4 PM

Our exhibitor roster is currently full for 2017.  If you’d like to be considered for this year’s wait list or next year’s Arts in the Park, please complete and submit an application below.

Artists interested in exhibiting in the Marion Art Center’s Annual Arts In The Park 2017 are invited to apply by filling out the Application below.  Artist Exhibitors selected for this event are carefully juried to ensure quality and variety.  All work must be designed and created by the Exhibitor. If you would like to share a booth with another artist, that person must also apply to the jury.

 

Promotion:

The Marion Art Center places announcements and press releases in numerous newspapers, school bulletins, community publications, newsletters and postcards to our membership.  Signage and posters will also be positioned throughout the area.  An email invitation will be sent to each exhibitor suitable for forwarding and limited quantities of postcard invitations will be available upon request.

SPACE IS LIMITED
Once juried in, Agreements and booth fees must be received by APRIL 15th

Booth Fees:  $100 for 10×10 booth and $130 for a 10 x 10 corner booth.

CORNER BOOTHS will be delegated in the order received.

RAFFLE: A donation of one item from each exhibiting artist is requested.  The raffle of donated items is held the day of the festival.  All proceeds of the raffle benefit the Marion Art Center.

Artists wishing to be considered for exhibition are invited to fill out and submit the on-line Request for Jury Application below:

ARTS IN THE PARK APPLICATION AND REQUEST FOR JURY

  • Please check your email regularly as most communication will be sent through email.
  • Artists wishing to be considered for exhibition are invited to provide a link to their website.
  • Artists wishing to be considered for exhibition are invited to upload artwork.

OR 

  1. provide a link to their website below, and/or submit digital images via e-mail to: marionartcenter@verizon.net;
  2. or mail images on cd disk or thumb drive to Marion Art Center, PO Box 602, Marion , MA 02738;
  3. or they may submit original pieces to the Exhibition Committee by appointment only by calling 508-748-1266.
  4. A price list and a current resume must accompany work submitted for reviewExhibitors will be notified of the Committee’s decision by email, mail or telephone.

Marion Art Center
PO Box 602
Marion, MA 02738
508-748-1266

Arts In The Park 2017 Exhibitors:

Ceramics: Chrissy Feiteira, Judi Goudreau, Tess Morgan, Nancy Rolli, Karen Zaharee  Fiber creations: Karen Donohue, Remmi Franklin, Liz Howland, Heather Kidson, Angelina Singer, Cindy Walsh  Nantucket baskets: William Judd  Fine jewelry:  Donna Andrews-Maness, Emily Condon, Donna Driscoll, Lynn Hahn, Julie Kohaya, Trish Kozub, Brenda Morrison, Cesar Palma Paintings, prints, photographs and collage: Sarah Brown, Barry Cronin, Stephanie DeGeorge, Jane Egan, Joe Goodman, Doug Hockman, Bryan McSweeny, Mary Ross, Donna Secour, Stephanie Stroud, Carol Way Wood,  Chazz Wood  Hand crafted bags and accessories: Barbara Materna, Chikako Mukai  Painted objects and furniture: Sarah Brown  Folk-art fish: James Gallagher Turned wood and hand-crafted furniture and bowls:  Peter Lauricella, John Nadeau, Mark Sollauer  Glass creations: Liza Abelson, Rebecca Orella Hand-crafted soaps: Jennifer Marie Hofman Assorted artwork: Hatch Street Studios