Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit

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Photograph: Courtesy Rebecca MB. Pearson
Every year around Memorial Day and Labor Day weekends, hundreds of artists from New York and around the world gravitate to Washington Square to exhibit their wares. A spread of jewelry, metal work, ceramics, graphics, oils and acrylics are laid out for art lovers to choose from. Tourists, collectors, students and teachers crowd this sidewalk show from University Place at 13th St to the West 3rd St to immerse themselves in day full of craft and color.
Event phone: 212.982.6255
Event website: http://wsoae.org

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Aegina B

Some beautiful pieces. Better, several artists whose work I'd seen in Etsy were offering significant discounts at the expo.


It was very small, not a great quality. The map does not show the reality. Only one of the streets has a max of 15-30 artists.