Commerce and culture meet on Main Street. Art Walk invites artists out of their studios, museums and galleries and into downtown Tigard for an art themed event. Join local artists and businesses for a weekend of art in downtown Tigard. Shop, dine, stroll and explore the arts – street side. Join us for the sixth year of this event and celebrate art in our community.
Established in 2014, the Tigard ArtWalk is sponsored by the Downtown Tigard Alliance, a local nonprofit dedicated to building a vibrant and thriving Downtown. Proceeds from the Tigard Art Walk are used to fund dynamic art for downtown Tigard and related events.
Friday, May 31st, 3:00PM–7:00PM Meet the Artists at local downtown business
Saturday, June 1st 10:00AM-3:00PM Artists in Action outside local businesses on Main St. Washington County-based artist, Raziah Roushan will be creating a larger-than-life chalk drawing featuring playful summer themes.
Sunday, June 2nd, 9:00AM-1:30PM Pop-up Art Gallery on Burnham St. and Kids Chalk Art contest – sidewalk chalk art with prizes in each age group (suggested donation $4)
May 28th – June 2nd, $25 Art Sale at 12559 SW Main Street, proceeds benefit Foundation for Tigard Tualatin Schools Arts Education
About the Art Walk
Established in 2014, the Tigard Art Walk is sponsored by the Downtown Tigard Alliance, a local nonprofit dedicated to building a vibrant and thriving Downtown. Proceeds from the Downtown Tigard Art Walk are used to support the event by covering the juried contest prize money, publicity, and additional event costs.
During the 2019 Downtown Tigard Art Walk, artists will be paired with businesses for an exploration of commerce and culture. Several businesses have been invited to host a Friday evening Meet the Artists event from 3:00PM-7:00PM on May 31st, with snacks and refreshments. Downtown visitors are invited to stop by for snacks, light refreshments, and a chat with an artist. Each featured artist will have some of their work on display during the Meet the Artists open house.
On Saturday, June 1st, featured artists will setup outside or inside the business and create a live art piece near their host business from 10:00AM-3:00PM during Artists in Action.
Join us again Sunday, June 2nd for the Pop-Up Art Gallery from 9:00AM – 1:30PM which will be located near Burnham and Main. . Visitors can view and purchase art and from local artists at the Pop-Up Gallery. Kids may also participate in a Chalk Art Contest during this same time frame
Artist and Business Host Applications
Artists – Interested in the details of this event and applying? Click this link for the details and a link at the bottom of that page for an application form.
Business – Interested in hosting an artist, etc? – Click this link
Event Sponsors & Featured Artists
TDA is proud to announce the following Event Sponsors: