Call for Artists! Open Call for Juried Poster Art. Deadline February 29, 2020

Call for Artists! Open Call for Juried Poster Art.

In keeping with our mission and governance to provide Northfield – area farmers, food artisans, and artists with a venue to show and sell their products during the summer months, the Riverwalk Market Fair seeks to showcase artistic depictions of Riverwalk Market Fair and our vision of sustainability and art the enriches the viability of downtown, our vendor experience and that of the community.

The chosen artist and their work should exhibit a theme in which subsequent years work can complete a collection to be sold at Riverwalk Market Fair for the purpose of supporting the market. These works should exhibit quality craftsmanship and be shown through a visual arts medium.

Eligibility: Open to all emerging and established artists, ages 18 and up, living within a 50 mile radius of Northfield. A jury will convene to review submitted proposals and select the artist to create the market’s posters, social media and other forms of visual marketing.

Conditions:  Riverwalk Market Fair reserves the right to reject artwork that we deem offensive to any race, age, creed, religion, gender or disability. The selected artist and artists not chosen for this years “call” have equal opportunity to be a vendor in the 2020 and all subsequent markets. We encourage artists from all backgrounds and working in both traditional and contemporary art styles to submit a proposal.

Deadline for final submissions are due by Saturday, February 29, 2020
Submit image(s) and proposal by email: Manager@Riverwalkmarketfair.org

Board of Directors
Richard M. Hirsch, Chair * Michael Sparby * Barbara Zaveruha
Martha Kasper * Marcy Goss * Teresa Jenson * Lisa Peterson * April Kopack

2020 Season Registration

Wishing winter away – The 2020 season for Riverwalk Market Fair is open for registrations!  Applications and forms are located in the “Be a Vendor” tab. We encourage former, current, new and future vendors to apply.  Look for us on opening day, Saturday May 30th at Bridge Square. Please email or call with any questions.

VENDOR?  Please join us at our annual vendors meeting on Sunday February 16th 2pm – 3pm at the Just Foods Co-op Northfield.    

Winter Walk December 12th in the Armory from 5pm-9pm

You are invited to come visit your favorite Riverwalk Market Fair vendors on Thursday December 12th from 5pm-9pm in the Armory on Division St.   Music by Vintage Band Festival will entertain while you sip hard cider from the bar and shop for all of your holiday needs.

As you experience the lighted magic of Northfield’s Winter Walk – a shimmering downtown to North Pole transformation, don’t forget to stay warm with us!