Best of Show


Welcome! We invite you to apply to our Wayzata Art Experience. We use ZAPPlication, an online system that is easy and artist friendly. Applications are juried and space is limited. This year the total number of artists will be limited to 110 to ensure quality, variety and increased artist visibility.


Artists Important Dates:

Application available!
Application closed on Zapplication: April 29, 2016
Jury process: April 30- May 9, 2016
Artist notification (by email): Week of May 9
Deadline for acceptance artists: May 19, 2016
Booth fees due: May 19, 2016
Booth assignment announced: End of May 2016
Final Artists Packet with instructions (by mail & email): End of May 2016

Visit Our Zapplication Page to begin registration as a new user and create an artist profile. Then complete the registration in 3 easy steps:

  1. Fill out the application.
  2. Upload 5 images (see image preparation)
  3. Check out by paying a $25 application fee (non-refundable)

Booth Fee is $190 for 10×10 and 10×20 is $380

Applications are juried and space is limited.



Many exhibitors travel long distances to attend the Art Experience. You work long days and your comfort is important to us.

A discounted room rate has been negotiated at the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Minneapolis West. 210 Carlson Pkwy, Plymouth, MN 55447, (763) 473-3008

Please make your reservations by telephone and be sure to ask for the special Wayzata Art Experience exhibitor discount. Rates have been reduced to $96 + tax for standard rooms (2 queen beds) or $106+ tax for a suite! This rate includes free WI-FI, free parking, as well as complimentary hot breakfast buffet.  For further information and directions, visit the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson website by clicking here.