Amdur Productions brings together nearly 100 artists to connect with the community and is the producer of the first Art on the Fox, which will air on Saturday and Sunday November 11th.
Located on the Fox River, this free festival is hosted by the Village of Algonquin and Public Arts Commission. Guests have the opportunity to view and purchase exceptional artwork in a variety of media, including paintings, ceramics, glass, jewelry, sculptures, and more.
“We are very excited to be producing this show for the first time,” said Amy Amdur, President and CEO of Amdur Productions. “With our experience hosting popular shows in the Chicagoland area, including the Gold Coast Art Fair and the Port Clinton Art Festival, we look forward to connecting with the Algonquin community and connecting them to a talented collection of artists. “
Not only will festival participants have the opportunity to purchase new artwork, but also to meet and connect with the artists to better understand their work and to hear from them about the various processes and inspirations that go into theirs Flow in work.
Live music performances by the Cirrus Falcon and Ron Steta Trio take place in the newly renovated downtown Algonquin, and many local restaurants and shops are within walking distance of the show.
Entry to this festival is free. Walk-ups are welcome; However, timed reservations are recommended to disperse the crowds throughout the weekend. Free reservations can be made through Evenbrite.com.
Easily accessible, free parking spaces are available throughout the city center. For more information on Amdur Productions or Art on the Fox, call (847) 926-4300 or visit amdurproductions.com.
Amdur Productions has hosted arts and crafts festivals in the Midwest with a focus on Chicago and the surrounding suburbs for over 35 years. Founded by Amy Amdur and headquartered in Highland Park, Illinois, started its first event with the Port Clinton Art Festival and has since grown to include nearly 30 regional events. Through these events, Amdur Productions aims to nurture a community of thoughtful, engaged viewers by connecting them to countless inspiring artists and their unique pieces. Amdur events offer festival goers a unique value proposition, and offer buyers the opportunity to meet and connect with artists to learn about their methods and processes before deciding to decorate their home with a new piece of art.
ArtZipper.com, an e-commerce site launched by Amdur Productions in 2018, is an online marketplace where emerging artists can sell their unique, handcrafted pieces directly to consumers. Many of the most popular artists exhibiting at Amdur Productions events display their art on the website, which gives fans and visitors another opportunity to purchase their work 24/7. From paintings to sculptures, hand-blown glass and fine jewelry, ArtZipper.com offers expertly curated works in every conceivable medium and ships internationally