Darien art show and sale opens this weekend

The 58th Darien art show and sale is being held in the DAC Weatherstone Studio from Saturday, June 3 through Saturday, June 10, from noon to 5 p.m. daily. Cash awards will be given in multiple categories to all ages and the winner of Best in Show will be given a solo exhibit in the Town Hall in the spring of 2018. Admission to the show is free and artwork is available for purchase.

Darien Rowayton Bank is corporate sponsor of the art show and sale. Prize sponsors are Ben Larrabee Fine Art Portrait Photography; Big Shots; The Dock Shop; Dana Fead of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties; Rose-Marie Fox, Board Chair, Silvermine Arts Center; Geary Gallery; Jerry’s Artarama; David M. Osherow, D.D.S., Orthodontist; Sugar Bowl and Wilson Avenue Loft Artists. Show sponsors consist of Baubles; Darien Carpet; Flowers and Flowers, Frederic & Co.; The Gardener’s Center & Florist; Grieb’s Pharmacy; Imported Cars of Darien; Kennedy’s All-American Barber Club; Michael’s Cleaners; Rowayton Fuel & Oil; Rowayton Market; Silverhill Landscaping; Tammy Langalis of William Raveis Real Estate and Wineport of Darien.

Drop off of artwork for participating artists is on May 30, from 2 to 8 p.m. only, in the DAC Weatherstone Studio. No walk-in registrations will be accepted at drop off. All submitted pieces of art must be ready to hang with a wire on the back, or, if needed, the DAC will provide assistance with wiring at the drop-off site for a small fee. To find out more about the 58th Darien Art Show and Sale, visit darienarts.org or call (203) 655-8683.