A reception for “Fusion: A Celebration of Modalities” currently showing at the City Gallery at the Municipal Building will be held Thursday, June 7 11:30-1pm. The show features work by regional artists and highlights several unique ways of creating art. Featured Artists include: Colleen Beyer, Ginny Bojanowski, Dawn Cardona, Marian Owens, Bonita Martin, Rabia Rana,
It is with great pleasure that the Greater Augusta Arts Council announces the 2018 winners of the Annual Arts Awards! Awards are given in 7 categories to celebrate excellence in the Augusta arts Community. Congratulations to this year’s winners! Read on for more information about the Awards Dinner and a special anniversary celebration for the Arts Council.
A special nine-day exhibit of new art by eight Augusta artists called Vital Connections will open on Thursday May 31, 6:00 – 8:00p.m. at the Jessye Norman School of the Arts, 739 Greene Street, Augusta, Georgia. The exhibition is aculmination of an 8 week course taught by Frieda Dean, at the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art called The Business Of Being An Artist. A part of an ongoing series of courses to assist local artists succeed in showing and selling their art, the program is sponsored as a collaboration by The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, The Greater Augusta Arts Council, and The Jessye Norman School of the Arts.
Tickets for the 2018 Annual Arts Awards Dinner & Membership Meeting, to be hosted June 21 6-8pm, are now on sale on AugustaArts.com. Join the Greater Augusta Arts Council to honor the 2018 award winners and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Arts Council supporting the arts in Augusta! Buy tickets online today.
The Greater Augusta Arts Council announced today that the Nomination Forms are now open for the 2018 Annual Arts Awards, which celebrate individuals and organizations that advance the arts in Augusta. The Arts Awards were established to recognize outstanding talent, exceptional initiative and leadership within Augusta’s vibrant arts community. In addition to the 6 awards currently distributed, the Arts Council is pleased to announce the addition of a new award: The Kath Girdler Engler Public Art Award.