Summerfair Select Exhibit Opening at the Weston Art Gallery
In celebration of its 50th anniversary, Summerfair collaborated with the Weston Art Gallery at the Aronoff Center to exhibit its popular collection of fair posters and “Summerfair Select: An Exhibition of Aid to Individual Artists (AIA) winners 2014-2016.” Both are on view downtown now through April 23.
The AIA Award is the area’s first program designed to distribute funds to individual artists. The $3,000 award can be used to fund research, assist in the creation of new works or for the purchase of supplies and material for production.
The artists who have received the AIA award over the last three years and who will exhibit at Summerfair Select exhibition include: Andrew Au, printmaking, sculpture, animation; Sara Caswell-Pearce, collage, printer and graphic designer; Lisa Hueil Conner, clay; Guy Michael Davis & Katie Parker, ceramics; Cindy Hamman, pastel; Emily Moores, multimedia; Kevin Muente, landscape; Dana Saulnier, painter; Christian Schmit, multimedia; John Sousa, photography; Tina Tammaro, painter; and Dan Vance, painter.