La Quinta Arts Festival Retains #1 Fine Art Festival and #1 Fine Craft Festival in the Nation Ranking

The 37th event scheduled March 7-10, 2019 at La Quinta Civic Center Campus.

La Quinta Arts Festival Artist Spotlight: Wiwat Kamolpornwijit

Wiwat fashions ultra lightweight wearable art, featuring nature-inspired designs and intricate botanical images. Visit his booth #460.

La Quinta Arts Festival Artist Spotlight: Fred Mertz

New photography artist Fred Mertz captures diverse natural beauty through his lens. View his work in booth #913. Gallery Spotlight: Harold Linke

Sculptor to Gold Medal Olympians, Harold Linke creates simple, elegant, lyrical sculptures. View his work in booth #804.

La Quinta Arts Festival Artist Spotlight: Heather Laurie

Heather Laurie hand-dyes and details an array of unusual silks, exploring the interplay of color, texture and shape. View her wearable art in booth #303.


Promoting and Cultivating the Arts since 1982, La Quinta Arts Foundation believes in the arts’ power to inspire, educate and enrich communities. LQAF’s events and programs provide cultural enrichment opportunities for residents, visitors, artists and students of the Coachella Valley & beyond. La Quinta Arts Foundation is the producer of the #1 ranked fine art festival in the nation La Quinta Arts Festival ® and is a 501(c)(3) charitable non-profit organization. 

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