News Release - Art in Bayfront Park

Art in Bayfront Park Art Fair
Commissions First Featured Artist

Art in Bayfront Park Art Fair has chosen their first commissioned "Featured Artist" to make a work specifically for Art in Bayfront Park Art Fair and Duluth.

St. Paul, MN, Artist, Kristi Abbott, was chosen from over 150 artist's who will be showing their work at Art in Bayfront Park August 15-16, 2015 in Duluth's Bayfront Festival Park.  This is their sixth Art Fair.

Abbott will be constructing this featured art piece by choosing from over 200 different photos of Duluth tourist attractions and placing them into a collage to form one main scene of a Duluth location.

Just what will Abbot's main featured Duluth location be? This will be revealed in the middle of May 2015.  "We are extremely excited to see what Kristi Abbott comes up with. Her use of colors, patterns and textures is incredibile, " claims Art in Bayfront Park - Director, DeBora Rachelle Bernick

Starting June 1, Abbott's Duluth piece will be on tour through-out Duluth in various businesses.  Collectible posters of the work will be sold during the tour and on-line for $25 unsigned or $50 signed.  

To find out where Abbott's Duluth Piece will be and when, please  visit www.artinbayfrontpark.com for more information.

Watch a progress video of Abbott making the piece - https://youtu.be/QXQhoxZr7xM