Georgia Council for the Arts is seeking submission for “The Art of Georgia II: Portraits of a Community.” This second iteration of the exhibit follows the inaugural Art of Georgia: Celebrating Georgia’s Landscapes and People. The Art of Georgia II: Portraits of a Community seeks to capture the uniqueness of communities throughout Georgia as seen, explored, and depicted through the artist’s eye. Two-dimensional visual art in a variety of media exploring this theme will be considered. The exhibit will hang in the executive offices of the State Capitol for a six month period of time from April 2017 – September 2017. The deadline for submissions is February 1, 2017.
Work is being sought from artists in the following counties: Bartow, Butts, Carroll, Catoosa, Chattooga, Cherokee, Clayton, Coweta, Dade, Dawson, Douglas, Fannin, Fayette, Floyd, Forsyth, Gilmer, Gordon, Haralson, Harris, Heard, Henry, Lamar, Meriwether, Monroe, Murray, Paulding, Pickens, Pike, Polk, Rockdale, Spalding, Talbot, Taylor, Troup, Upson, Walker, Whitfield, Bibb, Crawford
Submission guidelines are attached and can also be accessed using this link: http://gaarts.org/images/PDFs/ArtofGeorgiaII_Guidelines_Final.pdf