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Augusta Poster Show

Date: July 24, 2021 | Time: 11am-7pm | Cost: FREE!

30 Augusta posters by 30 artists and designers available to view and purchase.

Local artist and independent graphic designer Jason Craig put out the call for artists and the response was overwhelming. Creatives from across the country are drawing inspiration from Georgia’s second largest city to make large posters that will be displayed and for sale July 23 & 24 at the Wow! Club at SRP Park in North Augusta.

“I travel to do shows like this every year but 2020 made that impossible. I want to put on a show that will be remembered and celebrated,” says show organizer and participant Jason Craig.

Bennish Brown, Executive Director of the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau, Nancy Glaser, Executive Director of the Augusta History Museum and local music promotor Coco Rubio will judge the show and award artists that best capture the spirit, soul and heart of Augusta. Those who attend the VIP Preview on Friday can cast their vote for crowd favorite and have the first chance to purchase posters.

VIP reception Friday, 7/23 from 6-9pm $10.

 

 

Augusta Poster Show VIP Reception

30 Augusta posters by 30 artists and designers available to view and purchase.

Meet the artists, be the first to purchase your posters and vote for your favorites ahead of the Saturday Poster Show.

Local artist and independent graphic designer Jason Craig put out the call for artists and the response was overwhelming. Creatives from across the country are drawing inspiration from Georgia’s second largest city to make large posters that will be displayed and for sale July 23 & 24 at the Wow! Club at SRP Park in North Augusta.

“I travel to do shows like this every year but 2020 made that impossible. I want to put on a show that will be remembered and celebrated,” says show organizer and participant Jason Craig.

Bennish Brown, Executive Director of the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau, Nancy Glaser, Executive Director of the Augusta History Museum and local music promotor Coco Rubio will judge the show and award artists that best capture the spirit, soul and heart of Augusta. Those who attend the VIP Preview on Friday can cast their vote for crowd favorite and have the first chance to purchase posters.

Tickets for the VIP reception are available HERE!

Lala Mulherin Streett & Lou Ann Zimmerman | Waxing Poetic Exhibition

Exhibition Dates: May 6-June 24
Location: Sacred Heart Cultural Center Art Hall
Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday | 9am-5pm

Meet the Artists’ Reception in the Great Hall on Thursday, June 17, 4:00 – 6:00 pm.

View work by these two talented local artists in the exhibition Waxing Poetic.

Lala Mulherin Streett received her Bachelors of Fine Arts in Painting from Ringling Art School. She has worked in the United States and abroad as a designer, professional illustrator and instructor. Lala is a Signature and lifetime member of the Georgia Watercolor Society and has served as an officer and board member of a variety of artists’ organizations. She has won numerous awards and shown extensively. Her work is part of collections in the United States and Europe.

Lou Ann Zimmerman retired as the owner of the Zimmerman Gallery in Augusta to concentrate on her painting.  She is a Life Member and Past President of the Georgia Watercolor Society, served on the Board of Trustees and faculty of the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, is a Signature Member of the Whiskey Painters of America, and a past Director of the Board of Artists Row. Lou Ann’s work has been in exhibitions throughout U.S. and Japan.

Free and open to the public!

Virtual tour available online HERE!

“Anime On My Mind” | 4P Studios Exhibition

Exhibit Dates: May 31-June 8 | Location: 600 Broad |Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday from 12pm-5pm

An arts exhibition featuring local artists’ works inspired by all things anime. Lots of genres, lots of mediums, lots of fun! Cosplay encouraged for the reception June 4th from 7-9pm!

All works are family friendly, so bring the kids. Masks required when inside the building, unless eating or drinking at a table. Food and drink will be available at the reception. All artworks are available for purchase through 4P Studios.