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February 18, 2011 – Laguna Beach, CA – Gearing up for its 45th anniversary of exhibiting fine art, Art-A-Fair of Laguna Beach held its annual Jury Day on February 13. More than 100 artists submitted artwork to be considered for admission to this renowned Laguna Beach art festival. At the end of the day, 23 were accepted to join Art-A-Fair’s international, national and local artists to exhibit their work at this summer’s show to be held June 24 – August 28.
Local applicants were joined by others from Massachusetts, Maryland, Tennessee, Arkansas, and Arizona. They delivered three samples of original work in two and three-dimensional media, including oil, acrylic, watercolor, sculpture, mixed media, digital art, ceramics, glass, jewelry, photography and wood. An eight person jury, comprised of professional fine artists and master crafts-persons, reviewed each artist’s work and awarded points based on excellence in conception, execution and presentation.
“This year’s competition was high, due to the impressive work submitted by the artists and the limited number of spots available,” said Joyce Kasprzyk, Vice President Marketing, Art-A-Fair. �We look forward to a remarkable collection. We also look forward to an exciting summer of special events celebrating our 45th anniversary,” she stated.
Art-A-Fair is a premiere art show held every summer in Laguna Beach. It is the only one of the three Laguna summer art festivals that exhibits international, national and local artists. Its reputation for exceptional fine art promises an outstanding exhibition by approximately 125 artists. Art-A-Fair is located at 777 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach. Additional information may be found at art-a-fair.com.
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