The Greater Augusta Arts Council will host a ribbon cutting to celebrate their new brand identity on Thursday, December 15, 2016, 11:00am-12pm. Recently released in November 2016, the brand identity was designed by Hansen Associates of Evans, GA.
The Greater Augusta Arts Council continues work on the Arts & Economic Prosperity 5 (AEP5) study, a national project by Americans for the Arts, to determine the impact of arts-related spending in the Greater Augusta Area. Surveys will conclude December 2016, with results mid-2017.
At the November 15 Commission meeting, commissioners approved the Greater Augusta Arts Council’s Policy on Public Art as well as a Memorandum of Understanding for Professional Services related to Public Art with the Greater Augusta Arts Council.
The Greater Augusta Arts Council is proud to announce their participation in this year’s Georgia Gives Day on Thursday, November 17, 2016. Georgia Gives Day is an annual day of charitable giving that empowers non-profits to fundraise in a concentrated 24-hour period, and to gain new donors, volunteers and awareness of their organization.
The Greater Augusta Arts Council recently hosted their annual Legislative Luncheon on November 10, 2016 at the Sacred Heart Cultural Center. Over 100 community members were in attendance to hear speakers on the topic of public art in Augusta.