Next week marks the 45th year of the Harding Art Show. Over the years, the show has evolved from a small collection of local artists to a huge show which includes over seventy-five artists from all over the country. This year the show has evolved even further into a virtual experience. Under the guidance of our incredibly creative, talented, and dedicated Art Show Chairs, Dina Sjursen and Angela Nord, the Harding Art Show kicks off virtually on Thursday, April 29 at 5 PM for the general public. Below you will find some important details about the Show:
Wednesday, April 28: Virtual Show opens at Noon for all Sponsors, Past Chairs and patrons who purchased either the Early Access Only or Patron’s Package box. Be on the lookout on Tuesday for your special access code to shop.
Thursday, April 29 at 5PM: Virtual show opens to the public at 5pm. Shopping from home only.
Friday, April 30, 1PM-7PM: Guests are invited to campus to view the work by Featured Artist Caroline Boykin and select local artists will have art on display for purchase.
Patron’s Packages will be available for pickup from 4pm -6pm at the depot during this time.
Saturday, May 1, 11AM-3PM: Guests are invited to campus to view the work by Featured Artist Caroline Boykin and select local artists will have art on display for purchase.
Sunday, May 2: Shopping Closes at midnight
Saturday, May 8, 10AM-1PM: Art Pick Up Day at Harding Academy depot. Rain or Shine. Participating artists* will be available to meet their buyers "live", Saturday, May 8th, at the Harding Academy depot to transfer purchased artwork and wares. Artists will prearrange all pickups with their buyers. We are excited to offer this outdoor meeting area for our artists and guests. In case of rain, we have covered spaces for use.
*some artists may not be available to travel to Harding Academy to participate and you can contact the artist directly for information.
Please take a few moments next week to check out the art at www.thehardingartshow.com
and consider purchasing a piece for that blank wall of yours!
Have a great weekend!