Black History Exhibit: Inspiration

Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County is excited to be ringing in a new year of art and culture. Coming up next, in celebration of Black History Month, the CAC will showcase artwork from contemporary artists of color in Inspiration during January and February. Gallery admission, tour and reception are always free. Special gallery tours are also available by appointment. Call the CAC at 770.949.2787 or email [email protected] to schedule yours today. Starting in January, Charly Read More

NOVAS 2019: Call for entries

The Annual National Open Visual Arts Show submission deadline is June 14th. 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 sale during Read More

Douglas County Schools – A Master’s Winter: A Child’s View

A Master’s Winter: A Child’s View Douglas County students winter art competition Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County presents the annual winter art competition featuring work from Douglas County students from grades kindergarten through twelfth. The show is called A Masters Winter: A Child’s View. Students studied masterpieces throughout art history and were encouraged to parody the artwork by putting a winter seasonal spin on each piece. The CAC Gallery Committee will be judging the competition. Prizes Read More

Sweetwater Camera Club Exhibit

Douglasville Celebrates Photography: Recent Works by the Sweetwater Camera Club Members Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County celebrates one of the world’s fastest growing art forms – photography – with recent works by members of the Sweetwater Camera Club during the months of October and November. The free opening reception will be held on Thursday, October 4th from 6 until 8 pm at the Cultural Arts Council hosted by  Junior League of Douglas County. Exhibiting more Read More

Stunning NOVAS Exhibit Opens

Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County will exhibit the annual National Open Visual Arts Show or “NOVAS” in September. The exhibit kicks off with an opening reception hosted by the Douglas County Art Guild on Thursday, September 6th from 6 until 8 pm at the Cultural Arts Council and it will be on exhibit through September26th. The opening reception and gallery admission is free to the public. The show is open during our regular business hours and Read More

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