Join Oskaloosa Main Street for Art on the Square, one of Iowa’s oldest continuing art festivals. The 52nd Annual Art on the Square event will take place Saturday, June 12, 2021, 9 AM – 4 PM in historic downtown Oskaloosa's City Square Park. In addition to artist vendors, this year’s festival will feature an emerging artists booth, community art project, and more!
All work submitted, displayed, and presented for sale must be the original, handcrafted work of the applying artist. Resale items are not permitted. All artists must have a minimum of 12 pieces available for sale. Technique must be divulged in the “Description of Material and Technique” section of the application. Any computer manipulation used in the creation of the work must also be disclosed in the “Description of Material and Technique” section. Failure to do so will result in disqualification. Only selected artists will be accepted into the juried booths. No artists will be accepted who do not meet these criteria, or do not submit all required materials: jury items, complete application, and proper payment of fees.
Artists who are participating in Art on the Square for the first time may apply to sell artwork in the shared Emerging Artists’ space. To request the Emerging Artist Application and Information Packet, email or call Oskaloosa Main Street Director, Jessica Reuter, at 641-672-2591.
Accepted mediums include: ceramics, digital art, drawing, fiber, furniture, glass, jewlery, metal, mixed media, painting, pastels, photography, printmaking, sculpture and wood.
Learn more and apply by May 7, 2021.