Thursday, May 3, 2012
ART ABOUT TOWN brings original, affordable and obtainable artwork to shop and restaurant windows, turning the vibrant Westport shopping district into one continuous gallery to stroll along and enjoy. All works are juried by local experts and will be for sale.
ART ABOUT TOWN begins with a festive Opening Night Celebration on Thursday May 24th from 5:30 pm-8:30 pm. That night, Main Street will be traffic-free and filled with music, street performers, art demonstrations and refreshments. Participating businesses will stay open late and will have some surprises in store as well. Art will remain on display through Sunday, June 17th.
FCBuzz Goes Live was created by the Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County in partnership with the Avon Theatre, the Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo, Gallery of Contemporary Art at Sacred Heart University, Fairfield Arts Center, Fairfield Museum and History Center, Fairfield Theatre Company, Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University, Ridgefield Arts Council, Shakespeare on the Sound, Silvermine Arts Center, Stepping Stones Museum for Children, Trumbull Arts Commission, Westport Arts Center and the Westport Country Playhouse.