Fort Lauderdale, FL, August 01, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- Art Fort Lauderdale - the Art Fair on the Water, returns for its third edition January 24 – 27, 2019. Attracting more than 2,000 visitors in 2018, Art Fort Lauderdale continues to highlight the uniqueness of the city and put Fort Lauderdale on the art world map as a premier 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.
“As we approach our third edition, I am proud of the increased support of the community and the launch of Fort Lauderdale Art & Design Week,” said Art Fort Lauderdale Founder | Director Andrew Martineau. “Each year we continue to refine and develop new experiences and programming to support our exhibiting artists and galleries while expanding our real estate partnerships to attract buyers and collectors from around the world.”
Art Fort Lauderdale 2019 is now accepting submissions for the 3rd Edition of the Fair in Fort Lauderdale, Florida / January 23-27, 2019. To apply, visit http://www.artftlauderdale.com/applications
Last year, Art Fort Lauderdale presented 100 independent artists and galleries in five luxury waterfront homes represented by Sotheby’s, Florida Luxurious and Premier Estate Properties.
In addition, Art Fort Lauderdale will present the return of the artDIALOGUE Series - a panel and lecture series to complement the selection of VIP events and after-parties; several curated site-specific installations and performances, as well as the Vernissage - (private tour of the homes prior to the fairs public opening).
Fort Lauderdale Art & Design Week
Programming will extend beyond the fair with the first annual Fort Lauderdale Art & Design Week Jan. 19 – 27). Fort Lauderdale’s premier cultural institutions will join forces for a citywide celebration of art and culture, showcasing key exhibition and event alignments with leading arts district, studios, and cultural institutions. *A full list of institutional alignments will be announced at a later date.
In addition to the many institutional alignments, Fort Lauderdale Art & Design Week highlights the vast cultural opportunities that Fort Lauderdale has to offer to collectors, dealers, art enthusiasts, and tourists. In conjunction with Choose954, the local social movement that highlights arts & culture in the county and the Broward Cultural Division, Fort Lauderdale Art & Design Week will join together the city’s most prestigious cultural institutions for a citywide celebration of arts and culture with a myriad of special events, institutions, museums, galleries, theaters and restaurants participating.
“Art Fort Lauderdale has set the stage for The City of Fort Lauderdale to rival the rest of the art world as a unique destination to view and interact with art,” said Art Fort Lauderdale Co-Founder | Managing partner Evan Snow. “In three short years, this international art fair has created an opportunity for the city to highlight its cultural vibrancy on a global scale. It is incredible to see not only residents enjoy and appreciate their own city, but to see tourists and art lovers from around the world cruising through the Intracoastal waterways that sets Fort Lauderdale apart from the rest of the world is truly a sight to behold.”
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 luxury waterfront properties that feature over 100 artists and galleries 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 premier 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 in addition to talks with artists, collectors, and curators. For more information about Art Fort Lauderdale visit www.artftlauderdale.com