NEW HORIZONS AT THE CAC

NEW HORIZONS AT THE CAC  Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County is getting a new look across the board. New events are taking off like “Cheers to the Arts” beer tasting in September; a new logo will be released in August, a new public art initiative is underway, along with many other great plans. The gallery also received a facelift receiving new lighting throughout the building. LED (Light Emitting Diode) lighting was installed throughout the Read More

RAFFLE for new gallery lighting

The CAC announces a raffle for a chance to win “Ashland Grange” print by renowned artist, Henry Peeters. All proceeds raised will go towards new gallery lighting. The winner will be announced at the annual meeting on June 14th at 6 pm.  Raffle tickets and donations can be made online by pressing the “donate” button on the right hand side of the screen or in person at the CAC. For more information or questions, please call us at 770.949.2787. Thank Read More

Exhibit: Creative Families

1 month, 2 great shows! Join us for Creative Families, an exhibit celebrating artists with a creative lineage. Creativity isn’t grown in a vacuum. In some families, it keeps being nurtured through many branches of the tree, either by blood or partnership. Each artist in this show is lucky enough to be part of that special bond that artists have when they are related. This exhibit showcases mothers, daughters, grandparents, and spouses that continue celebrating a creative tradition in their Read More

Douglas County Art Guild Biennial 2018

In this biennial show, members from CAC satellite, the Douglas County Art Guild, exhibit selected works from the last two years. Hosted by the Sweetwater Camera Club, the reception will be held on Thursday, May 3rd from 6-8 pm. Come see the variety of art styles that come from this diverse group of artists. Opening reception on Thursday, May 3rd from 6-8 pm On view May 3rd – June 22nd during regular gallery hours (Monday-Friday, 9 am – 5 pm). Read More

A Tiny Fundraiser 2018: Call for artwork

A tiny FUNDRAISER is coming back! We need your artwork to make it happen. What is “A tiny Fundraiser”? It’s our annual fundraiser exhibit and sale where artists create and donate 6×6 inch square original work to the Cultural Arts Council, which are sold for $20 each. This exhibit will help promote YOUR art, offer collectors an affordable means to start an art collection or add to an existing collection, promote your artwork with chances for future commissions, and provide Read More

Gallery Exhibit: Papyrus

Join us for Papyrus: The Art of Paper. Paper has been used throughout history in the creation of artwork. Papyrus showcases artwork made out of paper in several different ways. Featuring artists Alaina Lyle, Marisa Ginger Tontaveetong, Jasmine Williams, Riley Mayhem, Robert Thompson, and Tracie Joyner. Opening reception on April 5th from 6 – 8 pm. Light refreshments will be served. Don’t miss this chance to meet the artists. Hosted by West Georgia Technical College. On view Monday- Friday until Read More

Youth Art Month 2018

Join us for Douglas County’s largest annual student youth art exhibit, showcasing selected work from student grades K-12 in the Douglas County Schools. Thanks to everyone who made it out the opening reception on March 1st.. A big thanks to the Douglas County art teachers for hosting the event and encouraging their students to make such great artwork. Teachers, family, friends, and community members are all invited to come out and show their love for Douglas County’s young emerging artists. Read More

NOVAS 2018: Call for entries

Our annual National Open Visual Arts Show submission DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JUNE 27TH! This annual competition and exhibit showcases a wide variety of high quality art from around the country, bringing a national perspective to the community of Douglasville, located just 30 minutes west of Atlanta, Georgia. Artists may submit up to 3 artworks of any medium. Every artist who submits an application to NOVAS is guaranteed to have at least one of their works on display and available for Read More

Gallery exhibit: Together We Rise- Celebrating Artists of Color

Together We Rise Celebrating Artists of Color On view January 16th – February 21st Featuring Brandon Moultrie, Dante Yarbrough, Fabian Williams, Lucious Webb, Tiffany Latrice, and Charlotte Riley-Webb Add to the conversation at our Facebook event page Thanks to everyone who made it out to the opening reception on Saturday, January 27th, 6 – 8 pm Thanks to our host, CAC satellite, DC Connection and Mike Tarpley for the wonderful live music. Read More