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The 2021 IF Maitland Art Fest incorporates 3 great exhibitions: What IF? held at the Hunter Artisan gallery & Cafe from May 1 – 30, AWW! (Artists Who Write) at the BoltSpace Gallery in Maitland’s High Street from May 28 – June 6, and the Street exhibition described below from May 28 – June 6.
There will also be the Visual Busking Competition and the amazing Curious Legends at JIFF family day at MRAG’s green space on Saturday, May 29 as well as an ekphasis competition and open mic session, a special film night featuring the work of Richard James Allen on Sunday, May 30 at Studio Amsterdam,  a very special presentation by Deakin University’s Prof. Liz Cameron, ‘Is it art or is it knowledge, understanding indeginous art’ on Sunday, may 30 at BoltSpace and a performance by the incredible ‘Mad Bitches Inc’ on Saturday, June 5 at Studio Amsterdam to wrap up the official festivities.

Art Fest Street Exhibition

Over two dozen artists exhibiting works in over two dozen shopfronts competing for the $500 Frame Today People’s Choice Award with $50 framing vouchers for 5 lucky runners up

Confirmed Artists for 2021 Street Exhibition

Confirmed Locations

Evocative Ink
Kickstart Collective
Salon Lisa
Sekt Hair & Body
The Bikesmith
Skate Ape
Emelle Hair Salon
Comic Games & Entertainment
After Dusk
Ken Lane
Sapphire Nail & Spa
Aussie Home Loans
McDonalds Bookstore
The Mutual
Tomcat Books
Johnston’s Shoes
Kim’s Gift Shop
So-Lo Prices
Good Games
Newlook Eyewear
Inspirations Hair Design
Joplin Lawyers

More coming soon

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People’s Choice Award courtesy of: