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Vote for Bulldog Statues: Cultural Board Brings Public Art Installations

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

CALLING FOR ARTISTS !!!  Deadline June 1st, 2017. 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 House and the lobby at The […]

 

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 […]

 

Call for Artists: Billboard Art Contest

Posted December 9th, 2016 by NCLAC Admin
in Artist/Member News, Calls for Entries, Exhibitions, In the News, Regional Arts News

Larger than Life Art Opportunity for Visual Artists!   NCLAC has partnered with Driggers Outdoor to present an opportunity for NCLAC MEMBER ARTISTS. Contest Information: One NCLAC member artist will be chosen from entries received to have an image of his/her artwork publicly displayed on a billboard for a 6-month period of time. The featured […]

 

Call for Artists: 50 @ $50

Posted December 9th, 2016 by NCLAC Admin
in Artist/Member News, Calls for Entries, Exhibitions, In the News, Regional Arts News, Uncategorized

 Seeking Small Work Submissions: 50 works for $50 each NCLAC will be presenting a juried exhibition of 50 artworks to be sold for $50 ea.  The exhibition will take Place at Parish Press Coffee house February 1st through March 21st.  Opening reception will be February 7th 5pm-7pm.  The public will have the opportunity to take the work […]

 

Town Showdown Painting Auction on Facebook

Posted October 14th, 2016 by NCLAC Admin
in In the News

Last Saturday, October. 8, 2016, five Lincoln Parish mayors came together at the Ruston Makers Fair for a TOWN SHOWDOWN! Each mayor brought their own team members and had one hour to paint anything they chose on a 16×20 canvas. Audience members were able to vote on their favorite painting with their “bucks in buckets.” […]

 

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