Call to Artists

Annual Juried Art Exhibition

Featuring works of art by more than 20 regional artists. Join other supporters of the arts at the opening reception on 2/23, 5-7pm to experience the work of these talented artists. On display through 3/28./2019.

The Annual Spring Juried Art Exhibition is open to artists 16 years old and up.  All 2 dimensional painted, drawn, and mixed media works of art and 3-dimensional works of art submissions will be accepted for consideration.  Each applicant may submit up to 2 entries under the basic entry fee ($30 Gilmer Arts Members, $35 non-members).  Additional entries are +$10 per entry.  Photography will NOT be included in this exhibition.  The Annual Juried Photography Art Exhibition will be held in August 2019.  Photography Prospectus will be delivered later in the year.

Holiday Card Contest – 2019

Deadline for submissions – TBD

All members were invited to submit entries of their original art work (up to 4), created in their choice of 2 or 3 dimensional mediums.  The winning design was the cover of the Gilmer Arts 2018 Holiday Card.  Each entry was encouraged to convey the spirit of the season, and serve to inspire, cheer, warm the spirit, and/or amuse.  A $100.00 prize was awarded to the winner. 

2018 Holiday Card Winner – Congratulations Sabrina Fravel

Plein Air, Art in the Mountains – June 6-8, 2019

During this 3 day event, artists will be painting “en plein air” in and around the beautiful vistas of the North Georgia mountains.  Painting will begin on Friday and continue each of the next 2 days.

On Saturday, a Quick Draw Challenge will be held at one a selected location.  A cash prize will be awarded to the winner.

On the final day of the event, artists will enter some of the artwork created over the 3 days in an auction held Gilmer Arts, 207 Dalton Street in Ellijay, GA.

Sincerely,
Tony Szep,
Gilmer Arts Board of Directors,
Gallery Director
Phone: (706) 635-5605
Email:   gilmerarts@gilmerarts.org
Website:  www.gilmerarts.org
Address: 207 Dalton Street, Ellijay, GA 30540