check out what is currently on exhibit at the Arts Council Galleries!
Lorimier Gallery & Gallery 100
15th Annual Children's Arts Festival
On exhibit from: February 6 - 28, 2015
Reception: February 6, 4:00 - 9:00 pm
The Arts Council invites you to attend a reception for
the 15th Annual Children’s Arts Festival. This much-loved exhibit, which
features visual art pieces and poetry by children from 22 regional
schools, will be on display until February 28th. Introduced in the year
2000, the Children’s Arts Festival was developed as a way to showcase
what local arts teachers, and their students, are doing in their
The show is juried, and the top 8 entries in each age group, from 3rd to
8th grade, are featured in a booklet distributed at the event. The
student poetry section will also be continued in the 15th Annual
Children’s Arts Festival. Students were prompted to write a poem about a
piece of their own artwork. One winner will be selected from each grade
level for this category as well.
Cookies will be provided for guests courtesy of Chick-Fil-A, and juice boxes will also be available, thanks to McDonalds.
Thank you to the local sponsors of this event: Walmart, Red Letter
Communications, SoutheastHEALTH, Cape Radiology Group, Alliance Bank,
Wood and Huston Bank, and Cape Endodontics.
Jean A. Chapman Gallery
If you have any questions regarding these exhibits, please contact us at 573-334-9233.
Visual Arts Cooperative
Reception: February 6, 2015
The Visual Arts Cooperative displays new work from their talented local members in the Jean A. Chapman Gallery every month. Window exhibitors for December are Juanita Wyman and Thomas Shaner. You can read about the Visual Arts Cooperative here.
The Visual Arts Cooperative is beginning their New Year in March 2015!
That means that this is the best time for prospective artists to
apply.Though membership applications are accepted year-round, the co-op
will only take on new members once a year unless there is an unforeseen
opening. This Cooperative is a juried organization, and interested
artists should contact the Vice President, Randy Hays,
at 573-651-3502 or the Treasurer, Vicki Outman
, at 573-579-8911 for more information.