State Street District

The Ann Arbor State Street District Neighborhood Association assists in planning for the future to provide a clean, safe, and vital neighborhood. The State Street District is home to the Ann Arbor Art Fair.

2020 Fine-Artist Application

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Downtown Ann Arbor, State Street District

*This application is currently closed.


Application Process

Upon clicking the link to the 2020 Fine-Artist application, you will be prompted to fill out the application using Zapplication’s website. You will also find all updated requirements, marketing information, rules and regulations, as well as booth information. Your designs must fit within the following categories in order to apply:

  • Metal

  • Jewelry/Metal

  • Jewelry/Other

  • Wood/Wood Crafts

  • Fiber/Wearable

  • Fiber/Other

  • 2-D Mixed Media (includes hand-made paper) 

  • 3-D Mixed Media

  • Leather

  • Painting (Oils, Acrylics, Other) 

  • Digital Art

  • Drawings

  • Photography

  • Printmaking

  • Sculpture

  • Ceramics

  • Glass

Artist Amenities

  • Daily Booth-Sitting

  • Artist Hospitality in the historic Michigan Theater with restroom access

  • Opening Night Party at Knight’s on Liberty

  • Closing Night Party

  • Daily water delivery

  • Vehicle access on-site before and after fair hours

  • 24/7 on-site private security

  • $3,500 in cash awards

  • Discounts at District restaurants/retailers


The State Street District Art Fair works jointly with the other three art fairs to market the Ann Arbor Art Fair (as it is known to and recognized by the public). The power of the collective gives a large amount of area marketing for the event.

Marketing pieces include:

  • The Ann Arbor Art Fair Official Event Guide: lists each artist by media, booth and alphabetically with ad space available for purchase by artists

  • Feature opportunities on the State Street District Facebook page as well as the Ann Arbor Art Fair Facebook page and other social media platforms

  • Listing on the website

  • Additional website listing on website


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