From the South Arts newsletter and website: “An invitation isn’t always enough Grants to help individual artists take advantage of career-changing opportunities Invited to share your work in a major event or participate in a career-advancing opportunity? Even with stipends or payment, overall expenses can make it difficult for artists to take advantage of these
Gateway Sculpture Theme Input Sessions We are working on the creation of two major gateway sculptures on the side of Riverwatch Parkway at Alexander Drive and at Sand Bar Ferry Road near the Bobby Jones Expwy. As we promised the Commission; the Arts Council and City Recreation and Parks are hosting Community Input Sessions to be
James Brown Mural Update We are working on a mural to feature James Brown on a privately owned building on the corner of 9th and Broad. The Public Art Advisory Panel has reviewed and narrowed the applications to the top 4. The Arts Council Executive Committee and the building owner approved the 4 images this
CALL TO ARTISTS Date Call Opens: January 21, 2020 Application Deadline: February 20, 2020 at 11am Award amount: $1,000 per artist/artist team (3 projects will be selected at $1,000 each) The 1970 Augusta Riot Observance Committee is seeking three (3) artists or artist teams to be part of the 50th Year Observance of the riot
A creative evening hosted by the Greater Augusta Arts Council – 6 times a year, 6 Creative community members and Business Innovators will present 6 minute slide talks about their work, passion, or story. Each evening will end with an informal mixer for audience and presenters to interact, clarify, connect, and mingle.