Artists invited to apply for 2021 Geneseo Artwalk

by Claudia Loucks correspondent

Area artists are invited to apply to be part of the 2021 Geneseo Artwalk on Saturday, April 17.

Zack Sullivan, executive director of the Geneseo Chamber of Commerce, said, “Geneseo’s Artwalk is growing into a downtown spring festival. The Geneseo Artwalk 2021 is happening in person while observing public health guidelines.”

Downtown businesses will host art performances in stores in addition to artists set up o State St. The artists will feature original works and live art demonstrations such as painting, sculpting, wood-working and more. There will be live music and food trucks.

“Shake off your cabin fever and join us in downtown Geneseo on April 17 to help us celebrate our local art community,” Sullivan said.

Interested artists can apply to host a booth at the Artwalk by contacting the Geneseo Chamber of Commerce at 309-944-2686 or by requesting an online application at geneseo@geneseo.org. Application information also is available at the Chamber website www.geneseo.org/2021-geneseo-artwalk. There is no application and the event is juried.

Sullivan said awards will be given to “outstanding artists.”

Zack Sullivan Geneseo Chamber of Commerce