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What are you doing this weekend: October 17-19, 2014?

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Emerging Artists Programs

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Maybe Next Time?

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Vans, Rugs

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Howard Allen Hyde Park in October

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Check your ZAPP profile please

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Art Shows & Spouses

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TIP OF THE DAY: Post of the Week

The Post of the Week goes to Oscar Matos Linares for his post, "What it means to be a hispanic artist in United States
of America in year 2014."  Oscar's post was about the present day racism that he has felt as an artist of color traveling around the United States.  Have you experienced any racism at shows?  Let us know what you think.

http://www.artfairinsiders.com/profiles/blogs/what-it-means-to-be-a-hispanic-artist-in-united-states-of-america

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Call for Artists: Des Moines Arts Festival

Posted by Connie Mettler on October 19, 2014 at 6:38pm 0 Comments

June 26-28

Des Moines, Iowa

Downtown at Western Gateway Park

surrounding the John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park

194 Artists 

Deadline: October 31…

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Why the "Best Art Fair" survey?

Posted by Connie Mettler on October 18, 2014 at 8:31am 3 Comments

It's all about the marketing, folks.

Mission of our sites: Bring people to attend the art fairs to buy art and support the artists.

Mission of the survey: Spread the word about the best art fairs in the country through the media to attract people to come to the shows and use the Best Art Fairs page as a planner for their travels, enabling "art fair tourism."

You have a stake in this…

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Winner: September Post of the Month - Melanie Rolfes

Posted by Connie Mettler on October 16, 2014 at 9:00pm 1 Comment

Melanie Rolfes wins "post of the month" for her review, "Alexandria and Arlington, VA, art shows." Along with her cohorts Matt Estrada, Reid Watts, Matt Estrada, Oscar Matos Linares and Barry Bernstein she celebrates another year of survival.

This is how we do it ...

Posted by Connie Mettler on October 14, 2014 at 5:30pm 7 Comments

And a very big reward goes out to photographer Xavier Nuez who not only gets into an amazing number of the top shows, but brings his own buyers to the shows:

I took this photo in Xavier's booth. The sign up was hanging on his…

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Top 10 Reviewers on ArtShowReviews.com for September

1.  Patricia Trainor

2.  John Sonnefeldt

3.  Suzanne Schmid

4.  Ryan Tischer

5.  Steven Skinner

6.  Charles Dana

7.  Barbara Bloom

8.  Steve Appel

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