Art In The Pearl Fine Arts & Crafts Festival is an annual juried arts event that is held Labor Day weekend. It is located in the tree covered North park blocks of the Pearl district in downtown Portland, Oregon. It features the artwork of 130 exceptional visual artists selected by an independent jury panel, comprised of both working artists and art professionals.
Art In The Pearl hosts top visual artists from around the country as well as artist demonstrations, an interactive art area for all ages, an intimate songwriters stage, and a variety of food choices.
Our Emerging Artist Program provides regional artists in the early stage of their art career, an opportunity to gain experience marketing their work at one of our nation’s premier art festivals.
Art In The Pearl is a nonprofit organization founded and produced by a dedicated volunteer board of directors comprised of professional local artists. Our focus is on promoting the arts, educating the public, and strengthening creative and educational bonds with the community.