Knoxville in Tennessee, USA is all set to be decorated with street painting from both amateur and professional artists. It's one of the largest art community event which will be held in Dogwood. Over 25,000 people attend this one-day event, and the winning artists are presented a ribbons and cash awards.According to the event, "The street painting festival, whose origination as a featured event of Dogwood Arts, drew inspiration from a 16th century Italian happening, turns Knoxville’s downtown sidewalks into a seemingly infinite canvas for the region’s most talented professional and student artists. Dogwood Arts brings this event to Knoxville once again to continue to educate visitors and artists, alike, of this lost art in hopes of keeping it alive for future generations".br>
Street Painting will be held Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Krutch Park and Market Square. Artists begin working at 8:30 am and conclude by 4:30 pm.
Location: Market Square & Krutch Park
Date: Saturday, April 1
Watch 2016 Dogwood Street Painting here:
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