Call to Artists

Member Art Exhibition


The Annual Member Art Exhibition is open to member artists whose membership is current and in good standing.  All 2 and 3-dimensional works of art may be submitted for acceptance.  Each applicant may submit up to 2 entries in photographic/electronic image format for review.  Artists will be notified of acceptance of submitted works on or before July 20, 2018.

Deadline for Prospectus Submission July 16

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.


Holiday Card Contest – 2017

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 2017 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. The Holiday Card Contest from 2018 will be announced later in 2017.


2017 Holiday Card Winner – Congratulations Virginia Chapman

Poinsettias, Original Textured Paper by Virginia Chapman


Tony Szep,
Gilmer Arts Board of Directors,
Gallery Director
Phone: (706) 635-5605
Address: 207 Dalton Street, Ellijay, GA 30540