The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art is pleased to announce the 2017 juried fine art competition, A Sense of Place. Open to participants from throughout the United States, this thirty-seventh annual event seeks to recognize the outstanding quality and diversity of work being generated by contemporary American artists.
On May 25, 1977, Star Wars: a New Hope showed for the first time at the movies and The Book Tavern is celebrate the 40th anniversary with an art show. Deadline May 1. Information at booktavern.com
The Newnan Art Rez program offers emerging and mid-career artists a retreat where they can pursue visual, literary, and musical projects away from everyday pressures, offers our community opportunities to engage with artists, and supports creating art and art experiences that will enrich Newnan and Coweta County’s cultural environment. More information at artistcommunities.org ________________________ Note:
The Georgia Council for the Arts will offer a new grant called, “Vibrant Communities Grant” to Georgia arts non-profits in the summer of 2017. As part of the application, organizations will use a guide developed by the GCA to identify artists whose work qualifies for the grant. There is an application to be included in
Alternative art and literature magazine The Matador Review is seeking submissions for the Summer 2017 publication. We publish poetry, fiction, flash fiction, and creative non-fiction, inviting all unpublished literature written in the English language (and translations that are accompanied by the original text) as well as many forms of visual art. The call for submissions will end