|Sixth Annual Art In The High Desert
— Coming August 23, 24, 25, 2013
Central Oregon’s Premier Juried Art & Fine Craft Show, showcasing over 100 artists from around the country and Canada------all on the banks of the beautiful Deschutes River, in the Old Mill District.
See you there!
For our Patrons
This is the show for art lovers and buyers. AHD takes selecting our artists very seriously. You will find the top artists at AHD…no “seconds” here. We ask our artists to go above and beyond the usual, Come! See! Buy! what they have created! Your home will thank you for this, for years to come. Your friends they’ll be jeal… well, just bring 'em back to see for themselves.
AHD Thank You! Program
Will you spend over $500 on art at this year’s show? Bring your receipts to the Information Booth, we will have a Thank You! Gift for the first 15 buyers each day, from Art In The High Desert. We truly appreciate your patronage of our artists.
Bend Art Show Nationally Ranked
BEND, Oregon (December 26, 2012) – Nationally recognized for many reasons, Bend can add another feather to its cap. Art in the High Desert has ranked in the TOP 25 Events Nationwide for Sales of Fine Art in 2012. Greg Lawler’s Fine Art Fair SourceBook has ranked Central Oregon’s Premier Juried Art & Craft Show as the 14th best fine art show in sales in the nation. Art in the High Desert takes place the last weekend each August in Bend’s Old Mill District.
“We’re #14 in a list of 600 shows the Art Fair SourceBook ranks,“ says festival Director Carla Fox. “The Art Fair SourceBook is the consumer reports of art shows, aimed at artists. This is a VERY BIG DEAL. We’re in there with some very long running, large shows, with huge budgets, in big metro areas,” she adds. CLICK HERE to see the TOP 25 list or read more on our FB page.
Want some money to start your Art buying at this year’s show? Art in the High Desert is awarding $2000 in Art Bucks; $100 each to 20 lucky buyers; 10 winners Friday and 10 winners Saturday.
Come to the show, fill-out the entry form (handed out by volunteers and at the Information Booth.) Drawings Friday and Saturday at 5pm. You do not need to be present to win. We will notify you.
What Our Patrons Are Saying
|"We've attended many art fairs across the country over the years, and Art in the High Desert is quite simply the best of all! The work is of such high quality and so different from what we are used to seeing."
JM — Phoenix, Arizona
“Art in the High Desert is fast becoming a signature event in Bend’s thriving arts scene. Expertly executed. The quality of the art and the appreciation of the guests is an asset to the region and puts Bend on the map for serious artists and art aficionado’s alike.”
NF — Bend, Oregon
The Source Weekly Article — 8/2012