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San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival Announces Michael Summers as Official Poster Artist
Join Michael Summers at Exclusive Collections Gallery for the Launch Party and Unveiling of His Original Work of Art
SAN DIEGO— (May 19, 2011) Exclusive Collections Galleries and the San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival are excited to announce the artist selected as the Featured Artist for the 8th Annual San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival. Michael Summers will unveil the original painting entitled “A Merry Gathering”, chosen to represent the festival, at a preview happy hour at Exclusive Collections Gallery in the Historic Gaslamp District on May 19th.
Meet Michael Summers and enjoy a live painting demonstration and free wine tasting from 5:30-9:30pm. All attendees will be entered into a drawing to win an unframed fine art limited edition of Michael Summers’s new painting, “Seeking Balance”
“We are pleased to have artist Michael Summers join us for our 8th Annual Festival,” said Metter. “Summers’ ability to capture the way food and wine is able to bring together a diverse group of people in a positive and celebratory way fits perfectly in line with what the San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival is all about.”
Summers will be present at the Festival in November to sign copies of this year’s Festival poster and showcase his artwork. He will also serve as emcee at the Celebrity Chef Luncheon & AIWF Big Bottle Live Auction on Sunday, November 20, where the original piece of artwork will be auctioned off.
Michael Summers Official Poster Artist launch party date and time at EC Historic Gaslamp Gallery
May 19th at 5:30pm
568 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: (800) 204-0062
About Exclusive Collections Fine Art Galleries (EC Galleries)
EC Galleries are set apart as ‘America’s finest galleries’ as the company encompasses a thoughtful and experienced team who provide intelligent guidance to novice and experienced art collectors alike on the joys of collecting art. The company provides San Diegans with three retail galleries to view, learn about and be inspired by works of fine art. EC Galleries are located in the historic Gaslamp District (corner of 5th & Market), Fashion Valley Shopping Center (upper level, near Neiman Marcus), and Seaport Village. For more information on the artists, events, or galleries, please visit www.ecgallery.com or call 800-599-7111.