When you come down to CityPlace this April, you can experience a long list of amazing events and activities. There is live music, delicious food, shopping deals, and art experiences, including the Art Affair that CityPlace and downtown West Palm Beach are excited to host from April 1st through the 7th. Learn more about this event below.
What is the Art Affair?
If you want to experience new levels of art and culture in West Palm Beach, you should check out the Art Affair. Join us for seven days of art classes, performances, displays, workshops, and culture in downtown West Palm Beach. Keep reading to learn about the specific events and activities you can attend!
Events and Activities During the Art Affair
There is something for everyone during the Art Affair. Check out some of the events that will be happening over the course of this week below.
- Figure Drawing with Charles Bane – Throughout the Art Affair, you have the chance to take different art classes. One of these options is a Figure Drawing class with Charles Bane who teaches hands-on drawing class with an emphasis on the body. This class is happening on Monday, April 1st from 5 pm to 8 pm at the Culture Lab. The class is $20 for students and $40 for adults.
- Artist Gallery & Reception – On Wednesday, April 3rd, from 8 pm to 10 pm, you can enjoy an art gallery and reception at The Regional Kitchen & Public House showcasing the work of artist Ryan McGrath. Additionally, take the opportunity to enjoy refreshing cocktails and delicious bites while you view the art.
- Walking Art Tour – If you have not already gone on a Walking Art Tour, now is your chance. On Thursday, April 4th, experience the art that surrounds you in West Palm Beach with the Downtown Walking Art Tour from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. This tour brings you to multiple art installations and murals in West Palm Beach, where your guide, Ashley Capps will tell you all about the art and the artists that created it. The cost of this walking tour is $40 per person.
- Whisperlodge: Day Dream – The Art Affair isn’t just about viewing art. You can also experience a live sound meditation called Whisperlodge: Day Dream which has participants put on silent disco headphones that allow them to experience live performance and binaural surround sound. Netflix recently featured Whisperlodge in a documentary called Follow This which focused on creating immersive ASMR experiences. There will be several time options for you to attend this event.
- Body Chakra Yoga Class – Lead by teacher Andi Paini, this body chakra yoga class is a gentle yin/yang fusion class that works to nurture the body’s seven chakras. Realign yourself on Saturday, April 6th from 9 am to 10 am at Culture Lab.
- Downtown West Palm Beach Arts Festival – On Saturday, April 6th, you can attend the 9th Annual Downtown West Palm Beach Arts Festival. With over 75 artist tents displaying various fine art mediums, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Come downtown to experience it for yourself from 10 am to 5 pm.
While the events listed above give you a great idea of what you can expect from the West Palm Beach Art Affair, they are not even all that the Art Affair has to offer. For a complete event list, click here.
The Art Affair is just one of many events going on at CityPlace in West Palm Beach this month. Check out our CityPlace events calendar for more information on other events coming your way soon.