Posted on July 14, 2015 by Andrea Six
The Annual Telfair Art Fair will be held Nov. 10-12, 2017 in the Historic District of Savannah’s Telfair Square. There will be an Opening Night Preview on Friday, November 10. Free and open to the public, this popular southern open-air art fair attracts thousands of high-end art collectors, tourists, area residents and families, and is open to artists displaying and selling works in various artistic disciplines including painting, printmaking, drawing, digital media, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics, pottery, photography, furniture, glass, textiles, fiber and mixed media. Approximately 85 artists will be selected for the Telfair Art Fair and $11,000 in prizes will be awarded. The Telfair Art Fair promotes the mission of developing awareness, understanding, and appreciation of the arts and serving as a dynamic cultural center connecting people of all ages and backgrounds.
In addition to great art, visitors can enjoy live music, vendors, and family crafts throughout Telfair Square. Children’s activities are noon-4 p.m. on Saturday and noon-2 p.m. on Sunday. On Saturday, the Art Fair will be open to the public from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with family activities from noon to 4 p.m., and on Sunday, the festival will be open to the public from noon until 4 p.m. with family activities from noon until 2 p.m. For more information about the Telfair Art Fair, go to telfair.org.