Appalachia Now! Contemporary Art in Southern Appalachia

Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: Regional
City: Asheville
State: North Carolina
Fee: $0.00
Event Dates: 2/1/2019 – 9/1/2019
Entry Deadline: 3/31/18

Appalachia Now! An Interdisciplinary Survey of Contemporary Art in Southern Appalachia will feature emerging and established artists from the mountainous regions of North Carolina and its bordering states: northern Georgia, western South Carolina, eastern Tennessee and southern Virginia. The exhibition includes artists of all media, such as painting, sculpture, new media, dance and film. Public programs and performances will be held in conjunction with the exhibition. A full color catalogue featuring the selected works will be made available in print and online along with a registry of all Open Call applicants. The registry will include information provided by the applicants through the Open Call and will be an invaluable resource for both promoting artists of the region. Appalachia Now! will be the opening exhibition of the newly renovated and expanded Museum facility in 2019.

The Museum has waived the entry fee for this exhibition…