DEEP ROOTS MOUNTAIN REVIVAL ANNOUNCES 2017 VISUAL ARTIST LINEUP
Only Two Weeks Until Deep Roots Mountain Revival Returns To Marvin’s Mountain Top - July 20-22, 2017
July 7, 2017 (Masontown, WV) - Deep Roots Mountain Revival is excited to announce the 2017 visual artist lineup for its second annual festival on the legendary Marvin’s Mountaintop, happening July 20-22, 2017. A specially curated collection of regional visual artists will showcase their work throughout the festival, where guests can view and purchase art ranging from large-scale murals, to printmaking, to sculpture. Ohio-based artist and muralist John K. Victor, Tim Hibbs, of The Blaxxmith Shop in Crawford WV, and printmaker and papermaker Eddie Maier are among the many intriguing names in art represented at this year’s festival. They will be joined by painter Zach Brown, sculptor Ben Gazsi, and more. A complete lineup is featured below.
At Deep Roots Mountain Revival, visual art is an essential part of the festival experience. Attendees will have the opportunity to see original art created before their eyes by professional regional artists, as well as participate in the art-making process themselves. Jon Pitts of Woodcrafty invites artists of all ages to make nature-inspired rustic crafts such as dreamcatchers and mobiles using found items. Elise Williams will be creating a large human tree installation, symbolizing the connection between humans and nature. Artist and teacher Eddie Maier will provide the opportunity for festival-goers to create their own block print, or try printing from one of his original wood blocks. John K. Victor will create a large-scale mural that will come together over the duration of festival. The onsite artist village will host demonstrations as well as a gallery of works from showcasing artists available for purchase.
The festival takes place in Masontown, WV on the legendary Marvin’s Mountaintop, providing a picturesque setting for three-days of camping, dancing and relaxing with friends. Patrons will be treated to top-tier Americana, Bluegrass, Rock and Jam music with regional visual artists, craft vendors and family-friendly activities.
For more information on the Deep Roots Mountain Revival, visit www.mountainrevival.com.
WHAT: DEEP ROOTS MOUNTAIN REVIVAL
WHEN: THURSDAY JULY 20 – SATURDAY, JULY 22, 2017
WHERE: MARVIN’S MOUNTAINTOP IN MASONTOWN, WV
TICKETS Three-Day: $180 for 3-DAY GA // $425 - $575 for 3-Day VIP; Two-Day: $160; Single-Day: $85
TICKETS AVAILABLE AT: www.mountainrevival.com
Deep Roots Mountain Revival Full Visual Artist Lineup:
John K. Victor