The 2016 season of Marietta Square Art Walk kicks off Friday, March 4th and continues every first Friday through November. Celebrate the vitality of Marietta’s diverse cultural Arts scene with artists, businesses, and organizations representing a variety of artistic disciplines. The evening comes alive as performance, dance, culinary and visual Art permeates every corner of the charming Historic Marietta Square.
During this FREE, self-guided walking tour guests will enjoy gallery openings at Red Door Art Gallery & Studios, dk Gallery, Marietta Square Artists Attic, and 2 Rules Fine Art. Culinary tastings, demonstrations and incredible food at local restaurants will not disappoint. Live music, local, original photography, painting, sculpture and more will be on display along the sidewalks throughout town. Art lovers will also enjoy late night shopping at the many one-of-a-kind boutiques.
Marietta Square Art Walk is now accepting artist applications for 2016. Become a part of this thriving, electric, community Arts event. Apply HERE.
Interested in showcasing your talent in 2016? The 2016 Application will be available soon! The Marietta Square Art Walk brings artists, businesses and community together, creating a unique, authentic and vibrant cultural ARTS event in Downtown Marietta. We’re looking for ALL the ARTS- Music, performance, visual, installation… and more! Join us!
Marietta Square Art Walk concludes the 2015 season with the 2nd annual “Encore Show”, a celebration of the award-winning artists from this year. Visitors can enjoy intown culture and small town charm viewing artwork at participating art galleries, museums, boutiques and restaurants on the Marietta Square from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, November 6. The Art Walk’s “Best of Show” winners will be featured at four gallery sponsor locations. Printmaker Jamaal Barber will show his work at 2 Rules Fine Art, along with Steve and Casi Cline, who create mixed media art on paper. Marietta Square Artist’s Attic will feature the paintings of Rebecca Salcedo and McKenzie Snow, and dk Gallery will feature the mosaic art of Julie Mazzoni. Red Door Art Gallery & Studio will host painter Amanda Foss, as well as take silent auction bids for the interactive community painting created to raise money for Relay for Life.
An Award Party will start at 8:30 p.m. at 2 Rules Fine Art, and is open to the public. All of the 2015 “Best of Show” winners will be recognized, as well as the volunteers who donate their time to make Marietta Square Art Walk a unique, collaborative community event.
The 8th Annual Marietta Square Art Walk officially begins this Friday, April 3rd and continues each first Friday through November. Art lovers enjoy an evening stroll through the charming streets of Marietta Square during this free, self-guided tour featuring local art and live music. Event-goers can expect local restaurants, boutiques, and galleries to offer extended evening hours for dinning, shopping, and entertainment. Throughout the evening, artists display their works for sale along the sidewalks in front of participating boutiques, restaurants, and cultural organizations. One artist each month is awarded “Best in Show,” and given the opportunity to display art in November at one of three local gallery sponsors: dk Gallery, Red Door Gallery & Studio, and 2 Rules Fine Art. Art Walk guests may also vote for “People’s Choice Award” each month.
Marietta Square is a unique urban destination that is easy to access located 5 minutes from I-75, with FREE parking. A true city center, with a rich sense of community, The Marietta Square has a 19th Century square that is the centerpiece of events. Culturally rich and authentic, The Square boasts a unique mix of culture, shopping, dinning, and entertainment within walking-distance.