Established in 1960, the Ann Arbor Street Art Fair is the Original of the now four award winning art fairs attracting over 500,000 attendees from across the nation and was recently named the Number One art fair in the country by AmericanStyle magazine readers survey (October 2004).
The 47th annual event is set among the University of Michigan's most elegant architecture and beautifully landscaped pedestrian walkways, including the landmark Burton Carillon Tower.
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In the news
- Ann Arbor fair adapts to remain among elite: Collaboration among changes, Constance Crump for Crain's
The Ann Arbor Street Art Fair is working to expand its palette of artists and art buyers and build more year-round relevance in the art community. Executive Director Maureen Riley is preparing the backdrop for this month's 2010 show. Her mission — besides wrangling 100 volunteers, 150 artists, half a dozen staff members and a $350,000 budget — is keeping her event among the top art fairs in the country at a time when art fairs are changing with e-commerce and economic trends.