VSU announces winners of student art competition

Release: VSU Fine Arts Gallery Presents Virtual Student Art Competition, Exhibition VALDOSTA — Valdosta State University’s Dedo Maranville Fine Arts Gallery presents the 23rd annual Juried Student Art Competition and Exhibition at www.vsugallery.org. A campus-wide invitation…

Georgia Council for the Arts appoints new Executive…

Release: State Arts Grant Director Lilly to Lead Georgia Council for the Arts ATLANTA – March 18, 2021 – The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) recently announced that Tina Lilly will be the new Executive…

Wiregrass culinary graduate overcomes pandemic setbacks

Release: Wiregrass Culinary Arts Graduate Bringing Unique Fusion of Flavors to Valdosta Valdosta, Ga— Everyone remembers where they were when the COVID-19 virus shut down our schools and businesses.  Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Culinary Arts…

PAAC Hosts January 21 Meeting at Turner Center

Release: The Valdosta Public Art Advisory Committee (PAAC) will host their next monthly meeting on Thursday, January 21, at 11:30 a.m. In order to practice physical distancing, this public meeting will be held in the…

GDOE grants $200K to rural school art programs

Release: Georgia Department of Education dedicates $200,000 to expand fine arts education in rural schools MEDIA CONTACT: Meghan Frick, GaDOE Communications Office, mfrick@doe.k12.ga.us -Follow GaDOE on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram at @GeorgiaDeptofEd The list of awardees is…

Ten recipients earn Governor’s Award for Art and…

Release: Gov. Kemp Honors Service to Arts and Humanities ATLANTA – December 1, 2020 –Governor Brian P. Kemp and First Lady Marty Kemp today announced the recipients of the ninth annual Governor’s Awards for the Arts…

PAAC hosts meeting at Turner Center

Release: The Valdosta Public Art Advisory Committee (PAAC) will host their next monthly meeting on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, at 11:30 a.m. In order to practice social distancing, this public meeting will be held in…

Turner Center will host a free gallery and…

Release: Turner Center Presents New Art Gallery Collections The Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts will host a free Gallery Opening Reception on Monday, Nov. 9, featuring works from Valdosta artists Julie Bowland, “In a…