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Exhibition of works by Hillary Savage

Posted May 24th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Artist/Member News, Exhibitions, Featured, In the News

The North Central Louisiana Arts Council is pleased to announce an exhibition of works by print maker Hillary Savage. Hillary Savage is a Shreveport, Louisiana artist working in the mediums of drawing, painting, and printmaking. She has lived in Louisiana and Arkansas for 24 years, and her work reflects her exposure to nature during this […]

 

The Bulldog Project – Call for Artists and Sponsors

Posted May 23rd, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Calls for Entries, Featured, In the News, Regional Arts News

The Ruston Cultural District (RCD) Board of Directors is proud to present an exciting opportunity in Ruston: a citywide art installation campaign titled “The Bulldog Project.” The goal is to place ten large fiberglass bulldogs in ten locations throughout the city. These public art pieces will be painted by artists, and will provide a unique […]

 

Bonnie Ferguson / Dorene Kordal exhibition

Posted May 5th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Artist/Member News, Exhibitions, Featured, In the News

Now on display at the Dixie Center of the Arts NCLAC is pleased to announce an exhibit of works by Painter Bonnie Ferguson and Fiber Artist Dorene Kordal. The exhibition runs now through August 7th. This exhibit displays bright, colorful paintings by Ms. Ferguson, and cheerful characterized portraits by Ms. Kordal, along with a couple […]

 

Vote for Bulldog Statues: Cultural Board Brings Public Art Installations

Posted April 18th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Calls for Entries, Education/Outreach, Exhibitions, In the News, Regional Arts News

Vote for Bulldog Statues: Cultural Board Brings Public Art Installations to Keep the Arts Alive in A Community Thrives Ruston’s new Cultural District Board has entered the USA Today contest, A Community Thrives,  in efforts to get funds for a public art project featuring bulldogs. The bulldog was specifically selected in order to bridge city […]

 

En Plein Air…. April 23

Posted April 12th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Exhibitions, In the News, Regional Arts News

The Ruston Cultural District invites you to participate in a Louisiana Cultural District “en plein air” event on Sunday, April 23. En Plein Air is a French phrase used to describe the act of painting outdoors. On April 23, the first ever Louisiana Cultural District En Plein Air invites open air art to happen in […]

 

“CALL FOR ARTISTS” – Local Exhibition Opportunities at DCA and Parish Press

Posted March 29th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Artist/Member News, Calls for Entries, Exhibitions, In the News, Regional Arts News

CALLING FOR ARTISTS !!!  Deadline June 1st, 2017. DEADLINE EXTENDED through Wed, June 7 The North Central Louisiana Arts Council is calling for Exhibiting Artists for the June 2017-June 2018 exhibition year. Each exhibition lasts 2-3 months and may feature the work of one or more artists. We have two gallery spaces: Parish Press  Coffee […]

 

Schoolyard Art Brawl at Railroad Makers + Music Festival!

Posted March 16th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Education/Outreach, In the News, Performances/Readings, Regional Arts News

NCLAC is excited to announce Schoolyard Art Brawl, a live painting competition among art teachers in Lincoln Parish. It will be held on April 8th as part of the Ruston Makers fair in conjunction with the Railroad Makers + Music Festival. The competition will be from 12noon – 1pm, in the parking lot of the […]

 

Second Annual Student Art Show @ Parish Press

Posted February 7th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Artist/Member News, Calls for Entries, Exhibitions, In the News, Regional Arts News

Grambling State and Louisiana Tech University students are invited to enter North Central Louisiana Art Council’s Second Annual Juried Student Art Show. March 22nd through May 8th at Parish Press  Best Of Show will receive a $150 cash award! Two honorable mentions will receive $25 Fine Line Gift Cards. This year’s juror is Mr. Charlie Meeds, […]

 

The Work of Dr. Herbert Simmons, Jr.

Posted February 7th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Artist/Member News, Exhibitions, In the News, Regional Arts News

The Work of Dr. Herbert Simmons, Jr., and Selections from the Simmons Collection of African American Art Curated by Cheryl Sutton Presented by the GSU Department of Visual and Performing Arts   Please note: the public is invited to a Gallery Talk on Feb. 16 at 1pm and a Reception from 4:30-6pm at Dunbar Gallery. […]

 

Cultural District Meeting for Downtown Ruston

Posted January 31st, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in In the News, Regional Arts News

Cultural District Informational Meeting The City of Ruston and NCLAC invite interested parties to an informational meeting about Ruston’s Cultural District on February 21, 2017, at 5:30pm at the Historic Fire Station. Louisiana Department of Culture and Tourism’s Cultural District Program Manager Gaye Hamilton will be present to give an overview about the Cultural District […]

 

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