There are so many talented artists at the Bucktown Arts Fest, that it’s hard to pick just three for our Best in Show winners each year. We hope that these awards will inspire these three 2015 artists to continue their craft and empower them to explore new horizons. Best in Show Artist – Hillary Miles
The Bucktown Arts Fest has always been known for the great art represented and sold by nearly 200 participating artists. But it’s also developing a reputation for bringing the art of craft beer into the beer tent. Two standard choices of Ommegang Witte and the excellent Ommegang Fleur de Houblon will be available all weekend.
If you happen to be a poet, Chicago is the place to be. Not only is the city home to institutions like the Poetry Foundation and the Poetry Center, Chicago is also the birthplace of the slam poetry movement. Poets like Carl Sandburg and Gwendolyn Brooks helped define Chicago as a lyrical place where hard
We were amazed to see the love for our BAF poster contest around the world this year! With more than 150 submissions from artists in the United Kingdom, Hungary, Poland, Italy, South Korea, India, Turkey, Bangladesh, Germany, Lithuania, Portugal, and of course, the United States – it was truly a global competition. Wow. We weren’t
August 27 & 28, 2016 11am – 7pm daily 2200 N Oakley Avenue With so many festivals happening around our neighborhood, we just want to be sure you know who we are as an organization and what we do each year. The Bucktown Arts Fest is a non-profit, all-volunteer run, neighborhood celebration of the arts.