2013 Poster

Anacortes Arts Festival
March 2013
AAF Office
April Gallery Walk  
Festival office features artwork & 2013 poster 
The Festival will participate in the April First Friday Gallery Walk on April 5th from 6 - 9 pm at the Festival office at 505 O Ave (behind Gere-A-Deli). Featured will be the Festival Permanent Collection that includes over 60 pieces spanning 50 years.  The 2013 poster will also be officially unveiled. It highlights the artwork of Anacortes artist Jennifer Bowman, who will also be on hand to sign posters.  Please stop by, enjoy the artwork and visit with Festival board and staff.  

Arts at the Port
Arts at the Port
Juried Fine Art Deadline March 28
Fine Art Juror Jake Seniuk is the retired Director and Curator of the Port Angeles Fine Art Center. The show will include around 100 pieces in a variety of mediums, with the theme "Environments". Arts at the Port Awards of $10,500 include $3,000 Best of Show, 2 - $1,000 Excellence Awards, $1,000 People's Choice, $500 T Bailey Corporate Award, and $4,000 Festival Public Art Purchase (Anacortes Collects). 

On Ensemble

Upcoming Concert
On Ensemble Friday, April 26th
We are excited to present an evening with On Ensemble, on Friday, April 26th, 8 pm, at Brodniak Hall. On Ensemble takes ancient instruments of taiko into new realms. Infusing the powerful rhythms of ensemble Japanese drumming with elements of hip-hop, rock and electronics.   On Ensemble's unique sound has been praised as "completely original and brilliantly conceived."
Tickets are $12 at brownpapertickets.com or $15 at the door. Children under 10 are free.   The Festival is also partnering with Anacortes School District to bring these performances to students. We would like to thank WESTAF and the National Endowment of the Arts for support of this program. 
Board President & Director
Board President Teresa Kolp & Director Joan Tezak

The Festival Board
Active involvement
The Board consists of 11 community members who meet the first Tuesday of the month to set Festival policy and direction, and actively participate during the Festival.   Recently elected officers include President Teresa Kolp, Vice President Marcia Hunt, Secretary Susan Parke and Treasurer Warren Tessler. Members at large include Jack Darnton, Zac Elander, Peter Heffelfinger, Julie Johnson Lindsey, Lisa Kuhnlein, Mark Lione and Christine Cleland-McGrath.   

Anacortes Arts Festival
505 O Ave.
Anacortes, WA  

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