May Festival of the Arts

May Festival of the Arts

Eureka Springs - A Top 25 Arts Destination

presenting our 25th annual month-long celebration including the ARTrageous Parade along with Africa in the Ozarks on Saturday, May 5th...and continuing through the month with the unveiling of the new Art Park, annual Art Fair in Park, White Street Studio Walk, Books in Bloom, Saturday Gallery Strolls, Taste of Art and more....the May Festival of the Arts is produced by the Eureka Springs Mayor\'s Arts Council.

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May 3, 2012
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

During the month-long Taste of Art: A Visual Feat, DeVitos Restaurant invites you to enter the world of Melanie Myhre Photography, a place where magic and reality meet. Dream-like, haunting, and emotionally evocative photographic art.

Melanie Myhre PhotographyAn artist’s reception at DeVitos on Thursday the third of May, from 5-7PM, offers an opportunity to meet the artist, Melanie Myhre.

A Taste of Art: A Visual Feast is a month-long feature of May Festival of the Arts. Works of Eureka Springs visual artists will on display at many of the city’s finest restaurants. The exhibits will include receptions in the restaurants honoring the artists on various dates during May.

Location:
DeVitos Restaurant
5 Center Street Eureka Springs, AR 72632
(479) 253-6807

May 7, 2012
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

David Rush’s masterful blending of fire, air, earth, and water result in art shimmers with vibrant color and movement, much like the iridescence of dragonfly wings. His whimsical yet classy pieces are professionally matted and framed to give your decor a unique and one-of-kind focal point.

David Rush Flame PaintingsYou can catch David’s latest work during the May Festival of the Arts’ Taste of Art at Casa Colina. A reception for David will be, Monday, May 7th at 5pm.

A Taste of Art: A Visual Feast is a month-long feature of May Festival of the Arts. Works of Eureka Springs visual artists will on display at many of the city’s finest restaurants. The exhibits will include receptions in the restaurants honoring the artists on various dates during May.

Location:
Casa Colina Mexican Grill & Cantina
173 South Main Street Eureka Springs, AR 72632
(479) 363-6226

May 10, 2012
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Michael Zorok paintings featured at Cottage Inn

Michael Zorok paintings featured at Cottage Inn throughout May

Local artist Michael Zorok, will have a showing of his most recent paintings at the Cottage Inn Restaurant during the month of May. Michael’s sculptures and paintings are in collections from East Coast To West Coast and abroad.

A Taste of Art: A Visual Feast is a month-long feature of May Festival of the Arts. Works of Eureka Springs visual artists will on display at many of the city’s finest restaurants. The exhibits will include receptions in the restaurants honoring the artists on various dates during May.

Linda Hager of Cottage Inn  invites everyone to meet the artist, Michael Zorok,  at a reception on May 10th 4 pm to 6 pm.

Location:
Cottage Inn Restaurant
50 West Van Buren (Highway 62 West),
Eureka Springs, Arkansas 72632
479-253-5282
Website

Culinary Class with Karen Gros

Posted on March - 4 - 2012
May 11, 2012
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
May 12, 2012
10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Karen Gros - Cooking with a French Flair

A Culinary Class with Karen Gros – Cooking with a French Flair – on May 11 and 12 will feature the following menu (with optional wine pairing):

Karen’s eggs Benedict with perfectly poached egg, salmon, garden-fresh spinach, and heavenly homemade Hollandaise (gluten-free version available)
Oeufs bénédictine au saumon façon Karen
Rhubarb compote with palmiers
Compote à la rhubarbe et aux palmiers

A Hands-On class is offered on Friday, May 11 from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM and a Demonstration Only on Saturday, May 12 from 10:00 AM -1:00 PM.

More information is available on Karen’s website or to make your reservations email Karen or call 479-253-746.

Taste of Art: A Visual Feast

Posted on March - 1 - 2012

This years month-long Visual Feast is the 3rd year of the Taste of Art during May Festival of the Arts in Eureka Springs.

Eureka Springs restaurants join in the May Festival of the Arts with this ongoing event presenting works of Eureka Springs visual artists at many of the city’s finest restaurants. The exhibits will include receptions in the restaurants honoring the artists on various dates during May.

Participating restaurants and artists and dates of exhibits and receptions include:
DeVitos Restaurant – Melanie Myrhe Photography
Casa Colina Mexican Grill & Cantina – David Rush
Cottage Inn – Michael Zorok
and Carol Saari, Charles Pierce/Edward Robison TBA soon.

For more information on participating as a restaurant or artist, contact Cne Breaux.