: GA Gives Day in Augusta, Arts Classes Calendar, Winter Art Sale Reception next Tuesday
Arts News for the week of November 20-26: Thanksgiving Weekend Museum & Gallery Hours, New exhibit at the Chamber of Commerce Gallery by Lillie Morris, Save the Date for Georgia Gives Day Tuesday, November 28.
The Greater Augusta Arts Council will hold the second annual Winter Art sale, December 1-22, 2017. Local artists are welcome to submit up to 5 works for this fun event. Artists are asked to submit smaller-scale (no more than 12×12 inches large), affordable works ($150 or less) for affordable gift-giving during the winter holidays.
The Greater Augusta Arts Council announced the results of the Arts and Economic Prosperity 5 (AEP5) survey project at the annual Legislative Luncheon hosted Thursday, November 9. The results reveal that arts and culture generate $57.8 million in direct economic activity in the Greater Augusta Area! Randy Cohen, Vice President for Americans for the Arts (AFTA), presented on the project at the luncheon, which studied the contribution of the nonprofit arts industry in the Greater Augusta area to our local economy.
Harrisburg public art meeting, new head of marketing at the Miller Theater Steven Uhles, Arts advocacy alert from Americans for the Arts