Emerging Adult Artist

Emerging Artist Program

Opportunity to sponsor the inaugural “Emerging Artist Program” spotlighting some of the hottest up and coming national artists. 

To help generate buzz, art pieces will be displayed in local shops and restaurants leading up to the event.  The program culminates in a “Meet and Greet” session Friday night of the festival.  Interested festival goers, collectors, and are encouraged to meet the artists in person and learn more about their inspiration and get an autograph.*


Sponsor benefits include:

  • Logo in all promotional materials, mentions, and signage
  • Co-branded mention on event website (www.vailartsfestival.com)
  • One (1) Co-branded print ad in Vail Daily
  • One (1) mention local on-air TV spot on TV8
  • Three (3) On –air radio mentions (KSKE)

*Concept pending approval by festival organizers, some elements subject to change.


Emerging Artists

  • Digital Art: Vicki Barre  
  • Glass: Diana Zombola
  • Jewelry: Michelle Keller  
  • Mixed Media: Julia Watkins
  • Paint: Anthony Grant
  • Photo: David Julian
  • Commemorative Poster Artist
  • Photographer Dan Sawusch: Heaven and earth  

2017 Details

Dates & Times:

  • Friday, June 23rd (10AM – 5PM)
  • Saturday, June 24th (10AM – 5PM)
  • Sunday, June 25th (10AM – 4PM)

Locations:

Beautiful Vail, Colorado:

  • Lionshead Mall/Arrabelle at Vail Square

What To Expect:

A three-day outdoor celebration of visual arts:

  • Over 80 artists showcasing digital art, drawing, fiber, glass, graphics and print making, metal works, wood, mixed media, ceramics, paintings, photography, sculpture, jewelry, and fashion
  • Emerging Artists Program
  • Children’s “Creative Kingdom” art activity area
  • Lionshead merchant specials and promotions

Explore Our Artists...

Get to know the more than 80 artists scheduled to be at the event.

This year’s Vail Art festival will feature over 80 artists from 22 states, exhibiting art in 13 different mediums from paintings, to metalworks, to Jewelery & glass art. A great event for the whole family!

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