ROSWELL, GA – The Roswell Arts Fund announces a Preview Party and fund-raiser for ArtAround Roswell, the city’s first sculpture tour, on Sunday, March 13, from 6 – 9 p.m. at River Landing on Azalea Drive.
ArtAround Roswell will feature ten sculptures on loan to the city by their artists. The sculptures will be displayed in selected Roswell parks from April through December 2016.
At the Preview Party, guests will have an opportunity to meet some of the artists and enjoy music by guitarist Witold Tulodzieki and to hear from guest speaker Anthony Rodriguez, chairman, Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce as well as Producing Artistic Director of Aurora Theatre. He will talk about the intersection of arts and economic development.
New Kent Capital is the presenting sponsor for the event.
“We’re thrilled to be involved with ArtAround Roswell, as this sculpture tour will offer a new way for both residents and visitors to experience our city,” said Doug Curling, founder, New Kent Capital. “Public art helps bring people together and encourages social and economic growth.”
All proceeds from the preview party will help support the sculpture tour and future public art initiatives in Roswell.
• Individual tickets are $100 per person;
• Patron level tickets are $250 and include admission for two and a special listing in the event program.
• Tickets are limited; to purchase a ticket, please visit ArtAroundRoswell.org or contact the Roswell Arts Fund at firstname.lastname@example.org.
As a partnership between Roswell and the Roswell Arts Fund, ArtAround Roswell brings the benefits of public art to the city, including community involvement and enrichment. The nine-month exhibition will kick off on April 16 with a special community-wide event; many entertainment, recreation, and education opportunities are planned.
More information on events and activities will be announced at artaroundroswell.org.
The Roswell Arts Fund is a voice and advocate for the arts community, strengthening the scope, quality and diversity of the arts. It strives to fully integrate the arts into the social and economic fabric that is uniquely Roswell.
The Fund is a 501(c)(3) non profit organization that works interdependently with the City of Roswell, as well as many business and civic leaders and organizations. The Roswell Arts Fund office is in the Arts Center East Gallery, 9100 Fouts Road, Roswell.