This weekend don’t miss the 50th anniversary celebration of Art Fair on the Square presented by the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art on July 12-13, 2008. Located around Madison’s beautiful Capitol Concourse, Art Fair on the Square is a popular summer tradition that regularly attracts more than 200,000 enthusiastic fairgoers.In addition to the displays of nearly 500 artists from across the country, special events are planned to celebrate Art Fair’s 50th anniversary, including live music and a host of free kids’ activities.
One of the Art Fair Insider’s favorite artists, Dolan Geiman, is the featured artist. Madison is an easy drive from Chicago and lots of other places. Here are the rest of the details: http://www.mmoca.org/events/artfair/index.php
Plus, as long as you are already there don’t miss the Art Fair Off the Square featuring the work of 130 Wisconsin artists only, along King and Monona Terrace and the Capitol. Presented by the Wisconsin Alliance of Artists and Craftspeople. More info: www.artcraftwis.org