Saturday, August 29th at the Cultural Arts Center
The Arts Council Fun(d) Brunch
Live music, catered brunch and a mimosa/bloody mary bar! $40 tickets!
Friday, July 31st & Saturday, August 1st
Summer Shindig III
The Arts Council Gallery at the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center
Art Talk with Jim Harrison, III
Tuesdau, August 25th from noon - 1 p.m. Free! Bring lunch and a friend!
Returns August 18th!
Tuesdays at 7:30 pm
Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center
Open and available for event rentals!
Jubilation Articles Online Monthly!
Acceptance of Entries: October 27 - October 31
Entry Deadline: October 31 at 4 pm
Notification of Winners: By November 7 on our website on this page
Pick-up of Work Not Selected for Exhibit: November 10 - 14 during office hours
Exhibit Dates: November 10 - December 15; 9 am - noon and 1 - 4pm, M - F; also during Bama Theatre events
Closing Reception: December 15 from 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Pick up: After Closing Reception through December 19
The 2014 West Alabama Juried Show has been judged and the winners chosen plus those works accepted to the show. Congratulations to all of the artists who participated.
Our judge was Terry Stickland of Birmingham. After graduating from the University of Central Florida with a BFA in Graphic Design, Strickland had an interesting and varied art career, working in the imprinted sportswear, gaming and publishing industries as well as courtroom sketch artist. Since devoting herself to painting full time in 2005 her work has won numerous awards and been widely published and collected. Visit terrystricklandart.com for more information about the artist and to view her work.
Howard & Michael Goodson and Richard Zoellner Purchase Award ($750):
Eric Nubbe for "Friend's Folly" (left)
Gail Skidmore Memorial Cash Award ($300):
Walter Poole for "Coker Market"
Awards of Excellence ($100 each):
Brooke Lynn Langford for "Reflection"
Martin Naugher for "Oh Them Bones"
Heather Whidden for "All Alone is All We Are"
|First Name||Last Name||Title|
|Sarah||Austin||A Portrait of a Mother and Child|
|Linda||Baggett||BFF (Best Friends Forever)|
|Linda||Baggett||Promise of Summer|
|Sue||Blackshear||Light Cycle II|
|Deborah||Hughes||Zoë as Diana|
|Deborah||Hughes||Blueridge Early Fall|
|Lina De Lorenci||Johnson||Lover's Solar Eclipse|
|Brooke Lynn||Langford||Crystal Dream|
|Gabriella Marconi||Merriman||The shape of Time|
|Gabriella Marconi||Merriman||Do not deny your dark side|
|Jim||Morris||Bringing Gifts of Memories|
|Jim||Morris||Shadows and Reflections|
|Martin||Naugher||Oh Them Bones|
|Eric||Nubbe||Mental War Memorial|
|Charles||O'Kelley||Dragon Fly on Pickerel Rush|
|Walter||Poole||Little River, Alabama|
|Nell||Pugh||Walk in Tennessee|
|Rick||Shopfner||One way of determining visual structure|
|Rick||Shopfner||Structural Geometry I|
|Diana||Whitmer-Francko||Texture Surfaces: British Cathedrals|
1.Open link to show guidelines/application form PDF, located above this text. Select File-Save As and save the PDF to your computer. In order to view and complete the form properly, you must have the latest version of Adobe Reader on your computer.
2.Read all guidelines before completing the form and submitting work to The Arts Council.
3.The application form (page 3 of the PDF) is designed to complete using your computer. After opening the PDF in Adobe Reader, click the selection in the square on the upper right side of your screen that says “Highlight Existing Fields.”
4.Fill out the form by clicking in the first highlighted field after “Name.” After you complete each field, push Tab on your keyboard to move to the next, or use your mouse to click in each field. When selecting “Yes” or “No,” use your mouse to click in the appropriate square.
5.Be sure to select File - Save periodically to save your work for future editing. If you wish to edit your form, be sure to select the version saved to your hard drive, not the original form on The Arts Council site.
6.Upon final editing and completion, print out page 3 of the form. Cut the labels from the page, and tape each to the upper right side of the corresponding work. Tape the label to the bottom or back of 3-D pieces, depending on which spot is the most visible.
7.Email your completed application to Sharron Rudowski at email@example.com.