Hundreds visit artists’ studios during Art Trek Tryon
Published 7:54 am Thursday, August 13, 2009
The Upstairs Artspace is basking in the success of a new event designed to benefit the area.
&uot;Art Trek Tryon: Foothills Open Studios&uot; brought many people to the studios and galleries of nearly 40 artists in Polk County and Landrum over the July 25-26 weekend.
Downtown merchants and restaurants enjoyed brisk trade. A comprehensive exhibit of work by all participating artists is at the Upstairs and continues through September 5.
The 31-year-old arts organization plans to make &uot;Art Trek Tryon&uot; an annual summer event.