Join the Atlanta Arts Festival

Mailing List

Bringing together outstanding artists from all over the country with the large and enthusiastic art buying community of the Atlanta area, AAF will feature 200 of the country's finest painters, photographers, sculptors, leather and metal craftsmen, glass blowers and more!

2015 Artist Market Schedule

Saturday, October 24, 2015
  10am - 6pm.  
Free to the Public
Sunday, October 25, 2015
  10am - 5pm.  
Free to the Public
2015 Artist Demonstrations & Classes

Canvas by U

Saturday, October 24, 2015: 10:00am - 5:30pm
Sunday, October 25, 2015 : 10:00am - 3:30pm

Canvas by U! Join us for a FUN painting class in Piedmont Park. Our artists will guide you through this fun painting experience. Canvas by U! in Piedmont Park great fun for all ages and skill levels. No experience needed. We supply all art supplies for class. Refreshments and alcohol will be available for purchase from the festival vendors. $20 per person. Seating is limited, so register today! Register here to reserve your seat!

Canvas by U! Schedule ►

Creation Station

Saturday, October 24, 2015 : 10:00am - 5:30pm
Sunday, October 25, 2015 : 10:00am - 4:30pm

For the grown-ups! Fun, inspiring artist demonstrations, art supply sponsor demos, hands-on and collaborative activities, and informative educational sessions by local professional artists.

Creation Station Schedule ►

2015 Participating Artists

Jury and Judge Panel
Commemorative Poster Winners:
Festival Award Winners
  • 2014

  • 2013

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009

  • 2008

  • 2007

Information for Artists:

Important Dates / Deadlines:

  • Application deadline: Midnight (EST), June 15, 2015
  • Notifications emailed by: June 26, 2015
  • Acceptance fees due by: July 31, 2015
  • Booth, corner & electrical fees refunded until: August 14, 2015
  • Set up dates: October 22 & 23, 2015
  • Show dates: October 24th and 25th

Items of Interest:

  • Ranked in the 100 Best Fine Art & Design Shows by Sunshine Artist™
    magazine, September 2012.
  • Held in Piedmont Park
  • Juried show; artists selected by a panel of experts
  • Limited number of participants to increase sales
  • $6000 in award money
  • Artists retain all proceeds from their sales
  • Commemorative poster image will be selected from a show participant

Artist Amenities:

  • Artist hospitality providing continental breakfast & refreshments
  • Booth sitting
  • Load-in / load-out at booth space
  • Free parking (parking information will be forthcoming in artist acceptance packet and/or check-in packet)
  • 24 hour security patrols
  • Discounted rates at participating hotels
Thank you for your interest in the Atlanta Arts Festival.

Contact us if you have any questions:

Hotel Information:

The official sponsor hotel for the Atlanta Arts Festival's participating artists is the Hyatt House Atlanta / Cobb Galleria. Book your room here >

Hyatt House Atlanta/Cobb Galleria
3595 Cumberland Blvd SE
Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 30339-3361

Tel: 770 541 2960

We will begin accepting applications on February 27th, 2015

The deadline date for applications is midnight June 15th, 2015

You can download and view the The 2015 Atlanta Arts Festival Prospectus (165kb pdf). Please note that all applications must be submitted electronically via Zapp®

Please visit Zapp® for the application and instructions on
how to apply to the Festival.

home | about us | artist info | arts advocates | contact us | directions | entertainment | festival map
food | information | merchandise | press & news | event schedule | sponsors | volunteers


© 2012-2013 Atlanta Arts Festival - Legal & Privacy Statement