Rebus Fest
Date(s): May 18, 2008


a free outdoor arts celebration

Sunday, May 18, 12-7 pm

art + music + food

Rebus Works is excited to announce the second annual RebusFest, Sunday, May 18, from 12-7 pm.

Featuring music by local bands, and art by North Carolina residents, RebusFest is a free community arts celebration.

The event is family-friendly and all ages are welcome.

Performing at RebusFest are the Loners, the T's, Edmund II, Starmount, Kickin' Grass, and The Monologue Bombs.

Artists that will be selling the work outside include Julie Armbruster, Clifton May, Adam Peele, Casey Porn, Lisa Quatrale, Ileana Rodriguez, Kristen Townsend, Pullen Park Arts Center (including Betty McKim and Staci Sawyer), Kirk Adam, Lauren Turner, Michael Traister, Ronnie Tomany, Eddie Taylor, Joey Howard, Emily Soldin-Howard, Gabriella Corter and more. The work will range from painting to jewelry, textile art and attire, mixed-media sculpture, collage, and photography.

The wood-block printed poster was made by Ray Duffey.

Food for sale will be vended by Posh Nosh and LocoPops. The menu includes fish tacos, roasted corn with cilantro butter, pulled pork sandwiches, gazpacho, and chips & salsa.

Rebus Works is small gallery located in the historic Boylan Heights neighborhood of Raleigh, North Carolina. Rebus Works is operated by artists for artists, and is committed to exhibiting innovative works of fine art and high craft, presenting both local and national artists. Rebus Works was established in 2003, and also presents special arts and community functions. Functioning as both a gallery and the home of Shonna Greenwell's pH seven fine art framing, Rebus Works is open Tuesday through Friday, 11-6pm, Saturday from 1-4pm, and each First Friday from 6-10pm. The gallery can be reached by calling 919/754-8452, by emailingpete@rebusworks.usor on the web atwww.rebusworks.us