AVERY COUNTY ARTISTS AT BURNSVILLE TRAC GALLERY:
The Toe River Arts Council in Burnsville will recognize ten talented artists of Avery County in a reception at the TRAC gallery, located at 102 W. Main Street, on Friday, July 10 from 5 to 7pm. The public is invited to come and share a glass of wine with the artists whose work is on exhibit through August 8.
TOE RIVER ARTS JURIED ART SHOW DEADLINE:
For the first time in several years, the Toe River Arts Council is sponsoring an arts competition at their Spruce Pine TRAC Gallery. The “Toe River Arts Juried Show” is open to all artists, 18 and older, from NC, SC, GA, TN, and VA, in all mediums. Artists do not have to be Arts Council members. Prizes total $2,000. This year’s juror is Denise Dickens, the Public Art Coordinator for the Town of Cary since 2006. Deadline for submissions is Tuesday, August 18, 2015. A showcase of accepted works will be on display at the Spruce Pine Gallery located at 269 Oak Avenue from October 17 through November 14. A potluck awards reception will be held on Friday, October 23 from 5 to 7pm that is free and open to the public. For more information, please call 828-682-7215. To download an application, visit the website.
The Toe River Arts Council is a non-profit organization supported in part by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources, and from people who understand the benefits of arts to a thriving community.
Toe River Arts Council. P.O. Box 882, Burnsville, NC 28714.