See you May 6-7 at Cottonwood Park! Sat 10a-7p & Sun 10a-5p
2023 EMERGING ARTISTS ANNOUNCED
Cottonwood announces the finalists in the 2023 Emerging Artist Program, a partnership with the Richardson ISD fine arts program. View the artist and vote on your favorite.
LOCAL MUSICIANS TAKE THE STAGE
Sing, dance, and enjoy a weekend of live music at Cottonwood on the Imagery Courtyard Main Stage and Acoustic Stage. View the line up and schedule below.
CONNECT WITH COTTONWOOD
View photo galleries from past Cottonwood shows, explore the Art, learn more about the Artist creative process and stay up to date with the latest news by following Cottonwood on Facebook.
VOLUNTEER AT COTTONWOOD
Join the Cottonwood family as a volunteer! Cottonwood’s interactive children’s area, ArtStop, needs your help staffing activities, organizing materials and helping our pint-size Picasso’s create their masterpieces. Be prepared to laugh and have fun, as ArtStop is a memorable experience for kids of all ages.
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2023 COTTONWOOD
Calling all artists! Cottonwood Art Festival is now accepting applications for the Fall 2023 show. Applications are available online through Zapplication. Deadline to apply is June 9, 2023.
SHOP FESTIVAL MERCH
Shop the online Cottonwood store to purchase your favorite shirts, hats and other items from past festivals.
BLOG & NEWS
MICHELLE MCDOWELL SMITH MIXES POETRY AND PAINTINGS
Michelle McDowell Smith is a Floridian and her current body of work is titled Of Land and Sky, Whimsical and Free. The work’s focus is centered in longstanding memories, fleeting ideas, and hope for the future. Since 2014 Michelle has shown this body of work at more...
COTTONWOOD ART FESTIVAL SELECTS MARJOLYN VAN DER HART AS FEATURED ARTIST
Cottonwood Art Festival has selected Marjolyn van der Hart as the featured artist for the 53rd semi-annual show in Richardson, Texas. Creating captivating scenes with layers of nostalgia, Marjolyn uses history to piece together charming stories.
CONTEMPORARY IMPRESSIONIST NIKI GULLEY
"Focusing on showing the landscape in a new and unconventional way, I want to show a twist on reality with nature abstracted." NIKI GULLEY ARTCONTEMPORARY IMPRESSIONIST - NIKI GULLEYContemporary impressionist Niki Gulley was classically trained for six years in all...