Fidelity Investments The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival turns 17
Fidelity Investments Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival turned 17 this past weekend April 9-10 along the scenic shores of the Woodlands Waterway and in Town Green Park. Festival guests had the opportunity to enjoy a bustling outdoor art gallery with music, food and children’s activities while purchasing artwork created by leading artists from around the world. whole and of the nation.
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The Art Dash Party presented by The Woodlands Compounding Pharmacy kicked off the weekend Friday night at the Woodlands Waterway Marriott.
Produced by the Woodlands Arts Council, the jury-selected fine art show, a long-standing spring tradition for families and locals, featured artwork spanning a variety of mediums, including painting, drawing , clay, metal, woodwork, photography, mixed media, and jewelry, leather and fibers created by over 200 local, national and international artists selected by a jury. This year’s featured artist was Guilloume, a master of ‘Bolismo’, an emotional style using simple shapes, textures and movements to expose human feelings from the most complex to the simplest.
Attendees also enjoyed live music on the main stage at Stella Artois, wine and dining at food vendors, participated in hands-on arts activities hosted by the Woodlands Children’s Museum, and VIP ticket holders enjoyed takes a break at the Terrace Hospitality Lounge. The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival and Art Dash Party benefits Woodlands Arts Council arts programming, scholarships and educational programs throughout the year. Because art matters.
For more information about the festival and to view the 2022 artists, visit https://www.thewoodlandsartscouncil.org/p/festival
The Woodlands Arts Council provides regional, cultural and educational enrichment opportunities that encourage, support and promote the visual and performing arts in our community. From the award-winning Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival to public art installations and the year-round community and educational outreach programs of Because Art Matters, the council has one primary goal… to make our community better, Because Art Matters!