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Ruston Plein Air…. Call for Artists

Posted February 15th, 2018 by NCLAC Admin
in Artist/Member News, Calls for Entries, Exhibitions, Featured, Regional Arts News

There’s a new art event this spring in downtown Ruston! Check out Ruston Plein Air: an outdoor painting competition to be held Saturday, April 21, 2018. The competition is open to all artists 18 years and older working in pastel, oil, acrylic, watercolor. Artists must sign up to participate by April 6. Here is the […]

 

ART ON 45…. unique art auction for DART

Posted February 14th, 2018 by NCLAC Admin
in Artist/Member News, Exhibitions, Featured, Regional Arts News

  Artist and Event Coordinator Christiane Drieling invites the public to ART ON 45: a unique art event to support the vital work of the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team (DART) Forty area artists were challenged to make a piece of art on or with a 45rpm vinyl record. During the Art on 45 event, the original […]

 

Exhibitions for your Calendar: Spring Romance, #50@$50, Wild!, and Art on 45

Posted February 5th, 2018 by NCLAC Admin
in Art Talk Monday, Artist/Member News, Exhibitions, Regional Arts News

Today’s Art Talk Monday is from the NCLAC office. We would like to inform you about a number of wonderful art exhibitions that are coming up in Ruston, and one that’s not-to-miss in Farmerville. Original art is unique, and a perfect way to decorate your home and office. It’s also an easy way to support […]

 

#50@$50: a small works exhibition, February 13, 2018

Posted January 30th, 2018 by NCLAC Admin
in Artist/Member News, Exhibitions, Regional Arts News

NCLAC announces participating artists in #50@$50, a juried exhibition of small art. Selected artists include Allison Elliott, Gina D. Jones, Mashall Smith, Christiane Drieling, Kailee Rivera, Dylan Sanders, Jessie Tucker, Heather Martin, Bonnie Ferguson, Matte Pettit, Deana Revels, Michael LeBlanc, Dianne Douglas, Liz Zanca, Michael Miller, Hooshang Khorasani, Jessica Horne, Jeff Perot, Jana Giles, Linda […]

 

NCLAC’s President’s Award Winners and New Board Members

Posted January 22nd, 2018 by NCLAC Admin
in Art Talk Monday, Artist/Member News, Regional Arts News

NCLAC is pleased to announce the 2017 President’s Award winners that were presented at our Annual Meeting and Member Holiday Party at Ruston Artisans on January 9.   Patron of the Year was awarded to Jeanette and Justin Hinckley for their continued support of the arts in our area, including the Southern Circuit Tour of […]

 

NCLAC Call for Artists: #50 @ $50

Posted January 10th, 2018 by NCLAC Admin
in Artist/Member News, Calls for Entries, Exhibitions

NCLAC will be presenting a juried exhibition of 50 small artworks to be sold for $50 each at FoxHunt Creative Co., at 109 West Mississippi in historic downtown Ruston’s cultural district. The exhibition will have a one night only reception at FoxHunt on Tuesday, February 13th from 5pm-7pm.  Visitors will be invited to purchase a piece, and […]

 

Selfies to Self-Portraits…. Art Exhibition from Amanda Roe

Posted January 1st, 2018 by NCLAC Admin
in Art Talk Monday, Artist/Member News, Exhibitions, Regional Arts News

Today’s Art Talk Monday is from the NCLAC office. Amanda’s work will be on display in the Dixie Center Lobby until February 19, 2018. Learn more about Amanda Roe’s work on her site linked here.   NCLAC is pleased to share with you an exhibit that is currently on display in the lobby of the […]

 

Ruston Artisans – New Kids on the Art Block!

Posted December 25th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Art Talk Monday, Artist/Member News, Education/Outreach, Exhibitions, Performances/Readings, Regional Arts News

Today’s Art Talk Monday is from Jessica Slaughter, Executive Director of NCLAC. To learn more about Ruston Artisans, click here for their website, and click here for their Facebook page. Happy holidays, everyone! It seems like Thanksgiving was last week, and now here we are on Christmas Day! In the last month there has been a […]

 

Year-end Giving Helps NCLAC Start the New Year!

Posted December 15th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Art Talk Monday, Artist/Member News, Education/Outreach, Exhibitions, Peach Art Exhibit, Performances/Readings, Regional Arts News, Summer Arts Camps

Today’s Art Talk is from Peter Jones, President of the NCLAC Board of Directors.      I was a charter member of the North Central Louisiana Arts Council, and signed the original articles of incorporation on the third of June 1987, along with Susan Roach and Charlotte Bailey. Since then I have served on the […]

 

Winter Winner Announcements…. Art Talk Monday

Posted December 11th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Art Talk Monday, Artist/Member News, Exhibitions, Holiday Arts Tour, Performances/Readings, Regional Arts News

This week’s Art Talk Monday is from Jessica Slaughter, NCLAC’s Executive Director What fun we’re having with the arts activities going on throughout downtown Ruston! Last weekend was NCLAC’s Holiday Arts Tour and Ruston Community Theatre’s A Christmas Carol, the Musical. Earlier this week was Bank of Ruston’s Mapping out a Future for the Arts […]

 

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