(November 10, 2014) Three logos submitted by North Shore Artists have been chosen to be viewed and voted upon by the public from November 22until December 14. The winner of the most votes from the public will have their logo used on all 50th Festival printed material and logo product sold during the Marblehead Festival of Arts celebrated over the 4th of July.
The winning artist will be introduced and honored during a Logo Preview party at the LANDING Restaurant in Marblehead on the 20th of January 2015. The public is invited to come and celebrate with us. Bring friends, have dinner, see the new logo and view logo product from the past, some of which will be available to purchase on the web site, www.marbleheadfestival.org, at a later date.
The judges for this year’s contest were Gene Arnould, owner of the Arnould Gallery and Frame shop, creator of the annual “painting the town” pleine air event, Kristen Nyberg, owner of Nyberg Design, who holds a BFA from UArts in Philadelphia and has over 20 years of experience working as a designer and project manager in the architectural signage industry, and Peter Schalk, educated at Mass Art and the Art Institute of Boston and presently owner and chief designer at Flat Rock Creative.
The public will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite logo in Marblehead at the following locations: Arnould Gallery, Acorn Gallery, the Landing Restaurant, the Marblehead Arts Association, Warwick Place, Marblehead Bank, National Grand Bank, Shubies, Abbot Public Library, Marblehead Community Center, Marblehead/Swampscott YMA, the JCC, Atomic Café, the Artisan’s Market at Abbot Hall during Christmas Walk Weekend and in Salem at Front Street Coffee House and Salem Cinema.