Fort Lauderdale, FL, January 11, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- Art Fort Lauderdale is proud to announce sponsors for the second annual edition January 24 – 28, 2018 with boarding at Bahia Mar Yachting Center (801 Seabreeze Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316).
Graciously returning for the second consecutive year are partners; Bahia Mar Yachting Center, Water Taxi, Greater Fort Lauderdale Conventions & Visitors Bureau and Oak & Cane American Crafted Rum along with founders and organizers UniteUs Group and Choose954. Other sponsors/partners to date include; Bellissima Fine Art, Tranter-Sinni Gallery, LUXE Interiors + Design, Underground Lauderdale, Realtors Association of The Palm Beaches and Greater Fort Lauderdale, Travel Host Magazine, BBX Capital, Hoffman’s Chocolates, AIA Fort Lauderdale, W Fort Lauderdale, Conrad Fort Lauderdale, Riverside Market South, Galleria Lofts, 321 at Waters Edge, Merrill Lynch, Minuteman Press, Business for the Arts Broward, Vintage Pops, Irreversible, Bonnet House Museum & Gardens, ArtsUnited, Broward Cultural Division, ArtsServe, Las Olas Capital Arts and Consulate General of Canada in Miami.
“We are extremely grateful for the generous support and commitment of both our inaugural and first-time sponsors who are joining us on our second edition of this very unique fair,” said Art Fort Lauderdale Founder | Director Andrew Martineau. “Their involvement is a pivotal part of our success and we believe strongly that our partnership with these incredible brands and entities, coupled with their commitment to the arts and the cultural landscape of the city of Fort Lauderdale makes for a very synergistic alignment.”
In their second year as sponsors of Art Fort Lauderdale, Bahia Mar Yachting Center, Water-Taxi, Greater Fort Lauderdale Conventions and Visitors Bureau and Oak & Cane American Crafted Rum have been integral to establishing this fair as one that focuses on the sale of Fine Art, Luxury Waterfront Homes and Rare Exotic Cars.
"As we grow this fair to become the center point of an entire Fort Lauderdale Art Week that highlights the uniqueness of the city, these partnerships with community-based organizations go a long way in helping us achieve that goal and putting Fort Lauderdale on the art world map as a premiere location to view, interact with and purchase art in addition to giving art aficionados, residents and visitors a cultural experience that is memorable, interactive and engaging," said Art Fort Lauderdale Co-Founder | Managing Partner Evan Snow.
This year the fair has added the opportunity for brands to sponsor homes and Underground Lauderdale / Greater Fort Lauderdale Conventions and Visitors Bureau, W Fort Lauderdale and the Realtors Association of Palm Beach and Greater Fort Lauderdale have answered the call along with ArtsUnited, which will have a home featuring a selection of some of their local LGBTQ member artists.
The Vernissage Opening Party, presented by the Bonnet House Museum & Gardens is open to all Art Fort Lauderdale sponsors and the perfect location to kick off the week of experiential art events.
Media sponsors include Art Hive, Travel Host Magazine and LUXE Interiors + Design (the Official Luxury Magazine of Art Fort Lauderdale). For more information on other Art Fort Lauderdale sponsors and partners, please visit www.artftlauderdale.com/partners
About Art Fort Lauderdale
Art Fort Lauderdale is a 4-day curated art fair that transports attendees on a journey along the famed Intracoastal waterways via water taxi and private yacht with stops at vacant multi-million dollar waterfront properties that feature emerging artists exhibiting various styles and methods of art that reflect the past, the present and the future. This destination art fair seeks to highlight the uniqueness of the city and put Fort Lauderdale on the art world map as a premiere location to view, interact with and purchase art along with giving art aficionados, residents and visitors a cultural experience that is memorable, interactive and engaging. These exhibits will feature paintings, illustrations, sculptures, installations, photographs, films, performance arts and art & technology collaborations. For more information or partnership opportunities visit: www.artftlauderdale.com/partners
Vernissage, the opening day preview, takes place Wednesday, January 24, 3–7 p.m. General Admission to the exposition is Thursday, January 25 – Sunday, January 28 (for hours please visit artftlauderdale.com). For more information about Art Fort Lauderdale visit artftlauderdale.com