Fine Arts Exhibition 2018 – Call For Artists
Decatur Arts Alliance announces a call for artists for the Fine Arts Exhibition 2018 of the Decatur Arts Festival. This exhibition contributes a fresh and unique perspective to the festival and audience with a spectrum with a diversity of styles and media. Works selected for the show reflect a wide range of artists’ experiences and viewpoints. Utilizing excellence as a common thread. All works must be original and completed within the last two years.
Deadline: 28 Feb 2018
Fine Arts Exhibition 2018 jurors are Angus Galloway, Ann Rowles, and Fred Yalouris. The opening reception of the Fine Arts Exhibition is Tuesday, May 22, from 5 until 7 pm, in conjunction with the Decatur Business Association monthly meeting. The exhibition closes with the Last Call party on Sunday, June 10, from 4 until 6 pm, which will include selected artists’ talks.
The Decatur Arts Festival draws approximately 60,000 people to downtown Decatur for a celebration of the arts that includes a juried Artists Market, Children’s Festival, New Dance, Literary Arts, Performing Arts Stage, and a Concert on the Square, as well as the Fine Arts Exhibition 2018. This large audience represents a broad spectrum of knowledge and appreciation of the arts. The exhibition offers monetary prizes and purchase awards from the Decatur Business Association and the City of Decatur. The show takes place at the Dalton Gallery on the Agnes Scott College campus.
About Decatur Arts Alliance
The Decatur Arts Alliance (DAA) is a nonprofit partnership of artists, business owners, residents, and government. They are dedicated to supporting and enhancing the arts in the City of Decatur. Founded in 1989, the DAA sponsors the annual Decatur Arts Festival. It is a founding sponsor of the AJC Decatur Book Festival. The Fine Arts Exhibition has been a part of the Decatur Arts Festival since its inception. The DAA provides a collaborative environment to coordinate the interests of artists, gallery owners, theater groups, dance groups, and performance venues within the city. It helps make Decatur home to a strong arts community. The DAA is supported by memberships along with proceeds from the Decatur Arts Festival and the Decatur Wine Festival.
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