Chattanooga’s premier visual arts festival returns to the First Tennessee Pavilion April 21-23, 2017. Named a "Top 50 Fine Arts Fair" by Art Fair SourceBook, the 4 Bridges Arts Festival invites guests to a weekend of exceptional fine art in the heart of Chattanooga's historic Southside District. Diversity in mediums and styles in a truly unique 50,000 sq. foot pavilion, mixed with serious art buyers from across the region and beyond create an atmosphere unlike any other. 

 

In addition to the fantastic range of fine art, 4 Bridges features art activities for children in the Creative Kids Art Tent, live performances on the music stage, local foodie favorites and a wonderful craft beer and wine selection.

 

It all comes together April 21st - 23rd to create the region's most prestigious and unique fine arts experience!

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156 Fine Artists From 30 States

Featuring work in 2-D and 3-D mixed media, oil and acrylic painting, sculpture, printmaking and drawing, metal, photography, ceramics, watercolor and pastels, wood, furniture, jewelry, glass, fiber and leather and basketry.

4 Bridges Map
View The Gallery For The 2017 Artists

 

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Festival Opening Times and the 4 Bridges Preview Party Festival Location:
First Tennessee Pavilion

1826 Reggie White Blvd - Chattanooga, TN 37408

 
4 Bridges Preview Party
When: Friday, April 21st
Time: 6:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m.
4 Bridges Preview Party attendees enjoy exclusive access to the entire festival and the exhibiting artists from across the U.S., delicious food, full bar and live music. Click to get Preview Party Tickets
 
Daily Festival Entrance
Saturday, April 22nd - 10 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 23rd - 10 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
 
  • Featuring 156 fine artists from across the U.S., local and regional food , live music performances each day on the music stage, beer and wine sales and kids art activities in the Creative Kids Tent!
  • Festival tickets are $7 for a single day ticket and $10 for two-day passes and may be purchased online when you tap or click the button below or at the Festival gate each day of the Festival. Cash and cards will be accepted at the gate! Click to get Festival Tickets
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4 Bridges is a Fully Juried Art Festival
 
$15,000 in Cash Prizes will be Awarded by its 2017 Jurors.
 
    4 Bridges Jurors
 
From left to right: Susannah Darrow - Executive Director of ArtsATL (Atlanta, GA), Andrew Glasgow -  Retired Executive Director of the American Craft Council (Asheville, NC), Jeff Morton - Covenant College (Chattanooga, TN).