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Call for Artists: 33rd Annual Art Birmingham

May 10 & 11
Birmingham, Michigan
Mother's Day Weekend

Saturday 10 am - 6 pm; Sunday 10 am - 5 pm
Produced by the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center
in association with The Guild of Artists & Artisans
160 Artists
Deadline: January 31

Art Birmingham, originally known as the Birmingham Fine Art Festival, takes place in the streets surrounding Shain Park, in downtown Birmingham, Michigan. The park is conveniently located in the center of this favorite suburban downtown and features welcoming pathways and beautiful landscaping.

As the downtown center, the park is surrounded by convenient parking for artists and fairgoers and within easy access to the many unique stores and fabulous restaurants of downtown Birmingham - favorites of the upscale shoppers and residents  throughout Oakland County and beyond. This highly respected event will showcase 160 juried artists in an elegant and extraordinary setting.

The show features a solid partnership of The Guild (an organization run by artists) and the premiere Art Center in affluent Oakland County bringing you a well organized event coupled with the "right" community connections.

Show Features

  • Extensive advertising and promotion    
  • Professional and respectful art fair staff
  • Well-provisioned artist hospitality tent
  • Negotiated special rates for artists in nearby hotels and motels
  • Friendly booth sitters
  • 100 free promotional postcards (additional postcards available)
Booth Fees
  • $345, 10' x 10' booth fee; $65 corner fee
  • $690, double booth fee; $65 corner fee
(Note: A limited number of double booths are available. A booth corner allows for access to the either the right or left side of the booth and the open side is between eight and ten feet from the next booth; a corner may or may not be at the end of a row or street.)

Security & Artist Parking

Professional, overnight security will be provided on Friday and Saturday. There is ample artist parking available in close proximity to the fair site. Parking is free on Sunday in the downtown Birmingham parking structures.


Artists in fine art and fine craft disciplines are invited to apply. Please review the Exhibition Standards to help determine the eligibility of your specific artwork.

Important Show Information: Please review the  application  procedures, the event calendar and the Exhibition Standards  and Rules.

If you have any questions, please contact The Guild  at 734.662.3382, ext. 101 or

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