Artfest International Announces Dallas Art Festival Weekend
DALLAS, TX – (MARKET WIRE) – Feb 13, 2008 – Artfest International, Inc. (OTCBB:ARTI) announced today a Corporate Sponsored Dallas Art Festival weekend, beginning February 15, 2008.
This weekend celebration kicks off on Friday, February 15th with the launch of the new and enhanced new worldwide web showcasing many new art and artists. In addition to current favorites, Artfest will unveil their roster of local, regional, national and international artists for purchase on www.ArtChannelGalleries.com. Members will also experience the exceptional ease of the website, which Artfest has been diligently updating and improving since the website's test run last spring.
David Sage, Director of Sales for Artfest, stated, "I really encourage everyone to participate in the Art Festival weekend. We are promising our new and prospective members a great and rewarding time with a lot of education and corporate opportunity. Members and art lovers will have access to world renowned artists and have a chance to network both professionally and personally. We want to establish relationships and educate people in all areas of the art world to revolutionize the way people buy and sell art. This weekend is a good example of one way we hope to accomplish this mission."
The events kick off February 16th when Artfest with Gallery Revel from 5pm-7pm (www.gallery-revel.com), an enchanting art gallery located in the Heart of Uptown, Dallas' Historic Art District present Chilean Artist "Romanho" http://www.gallery-revel.com/artists/romanho/index.html. Romanho has great interest in the Byzantine and Roman Styles of Mosaic Art. Romanho's art is enjoyed by a diverse audience, including Queen Latifah, highly accomplished Singer, and Actress.
After the gallery showing, Artfest invites guests to enjoy new Artfest Artist and Professional Singer/Songwriter Aubree Anna www.aubree-anna.com at the Eclectic Mercy Wine Bar (www.mercywinebar.com) from 9pm to midnight. Both Romanho and Anna's signed and numbered limited edition reproduction art releases will be featured on the Art Channel Website.
Artfest will conclude the Art Festival weekend with a Sunday Brunch from 1pm-4pm at their new gallery in the Art Expo building 13342 Midway Road, Farmers Branch Texas, in the Dallas Art and Design District. Company executives, featured artists and founder members will celebrate the new art and artists Artfest has added to their extensive database. In addition, everyone will be briefed about the full launch of Artfest Galleries and have the opportunity to participate in back office training.
About Artfest International Inc. Artfest International, Inc is a publicly traded company under the symbol "ARTI." Artfest connects artists, investors, decorators, designers and private collectors and galleries together through a global interactive art portal. Artfest www.artfestinternational.com and www.MyArtfest.com, the company's E-Commerce venue. Artfest owns the subsidiaries Art Channel, Inc. www.artchannel.tv, and Art Channel Galleries www.ArtChannelGalleries.com offering the most exciting product and rewards program in the history of the direct-sales industry (DSA).
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