Thursday, May 6, 2010
Eureka Springs Earns Top Billing Among America’s Art Destinations
In the annual poll of it’s readers, AmericanStyle magazine has determined that Eureka Springs, Arkansas is one of the top 25 Arts Destinations in the USA for 2008. The national arts lifestyle magazine’s coveted commemorative plaque was presented to Eureka Springs Mayor Dani Joy at Zarks Fine Design Gallery, during the September 13 Second Saturday Gallery Stroll. Sara Armellini, co-owner of Zarks, made the celebratory presentation before an audience of art enthusiasts, retailers and community leaders.
The top 25 cities are ranked by AmericanStyle readers for the high quality of their art galleries, festivals, institutions and events….as well as being acknowledged for the warm welcomeextended to art collectors and arts tourists. These cities understand that investing in the arts can help promote economic development along with community good will.
AmericanStyle national arts lifestyle magazine is published bi-monthly for more than 125,000 readers, and features contemporary artists, galleries, arts travel and art events. Its annual readers’ poll determines the Top 25 Art Destinations in big, midsize and small city categories.