May 8 - 10
Greenville, South Carolina
Main Street - downtown
Thurs. May 7: Opening Night Gala 6 pm-10 pm
Fri. Noon-8pm, Sat. 10am-8pm, Sun. 11am-6pm
Deadline: October 4
Application fee: $35
Standard 12' x 12' $450, Corner $550, Double $900
Despite its short history, Artisphere has distinguished itself as both a regional and national highlight. A supportive, art-loving community, beautiful setting, and over 500 volunteers make Artisphere an enjoyable experience for 135 exhibiting artists.
In addition to a Purchase Awards Program that provides an average of $10,000-$12,000 in art sales, Artisphere distributes $15,000 in prize money to eleven award winners each year.
Average artist sales: $9,930
Renowned artist hospitality includes:
- Convenient set-up and load-out
- Parking, security
- Reduced hotel rates
- Volunteer booth sitters and complimentary meals
Artisphere's multi-media advertising campaign markets the festival throughout the Southeast region in print ads, print and digital ads in national travel and leisure pubications, and regional radio & television ads. Artisphere is also marketed through festival brochures, social media, and the Artisphere website.