The National Museum of Dance will host 40 juried artists exhibiting their Gift-able works of art through the galleries of the Museum.
Saratoga Springs - More than 40 artisans showing one-of-a-kind works in fine arts and fine crafts will be featured at the 1st Annual Holiday Art Fair on Saturday and Sunday, November 14 and 15, from 11 am to 5 pm, Saturday and 11 am to 4 pm Sunday. Juried exhibitors specializing in painting, sculpture, wood, wearable and decorative fiber, glass, ceramics, and art jewelry will share their unique talents at this premier event held at the National Museum of Dance located at 99 South Broadway in Saratoga Springs, New York. In addition to showing their work, the exhibiting artists will be available on site to share their artistic process with patrons. There will demonstrations, hands-on art projects and plenty of complimentary art supplies available for inspired children and adults to enjoy throughout the weekend event.
“The Holiday Art Fair is special because it showcases such a wide variety of work from so many highly-skilled artisans, but also because visitors have an opportunity to learn from the artists directly, about their creative process,” says Sue Brown Gordon, the Museum Art Fair Director. “Here you can become inspired as well as find a special gift or something unique for your home.” “The Art Fair is a great opportunity for visitors to enjoy a beautiful Art event all in the splendor of the museum’s ambiance”. Visitors will have fun visiting all the Dance Museum exhibits and the new Riggi black box theater. National Museum of Dance Membership holders are offered special discounts at participating artists booths. Joining the Museum as a member is possible during the fair.
The 1st Annual Holiday Art Fair is based on the success of the summer Saratoga Art Celebration, also hosted at the Dance Museum. The weekend event offers museum quality art, fun educational activities for children and adults, local cuisine, and live music and dance performances Saturday and Sunday from 11am – 5pm. Admission to this family friendly Art Fair is free.
Visitors will find free parking nearby and the Holiday Art Fair is just a few blocks from the Downtown Saratoga area. The National Museum of Dance is located at 99 South Broadway off exit 13, off I-87, turn east on South Broadway.
In the spirit of giving, we will be collecting donations and food items for the local food pantry at the door.
The Holiday Art Fair is a Seasonal tradition in Saratoga Springs - Come get inspired, Celebrate the Arts and the Holidays in Saratoga!