Youth Art Month Exhibit

Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County welcomes the annual Youth Art Month exhibit, which features K-12 student art from the following Douglas County schools: Chapel Hill and New Manchester High School; Yeager, Factory Shoals, and Mason Creek Middle; North Douglas, Chapel Hill, Lithia Springs, Arbor Station, Eastside, South Douglas, Beulah, Factory Shoals, Mt. Carmel, Mason Creek, Bright Star, and Bill Arp Elementary schools. The 2019 Youth Art Month exhibit is on display from March 7 through Read More

Black History Exhibit: Inspiration

Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County is excited to be ringing in a new year of art and culture. Coming up next, in celebration of Black History Month, the CAC will showcase artwork from contemporary artists of color in Inspiration during January and February. Gallery admission, tour and reception are always free. Special gallery tours are also available by appointment. Call the CAC at 770.949.2787 or email info@artsdouglas.org to schedule yours today. Starting in January, Charly Read More

NOVAS 2019: Call for entries

The Annual National Open Visual Arts Show submission deadline is June 14th. This annual competition and exhibit showcases a wide variety of high-quality art from around the country, bringing a national perspective to the community of Douglasville, located just 30 minutes west of Atlanta, Georgia. Artists may submit up to 3 artworks of any medium. Every artist who submits an application to NOVAS is guaranteed to have at least one of their works on display and available for sale during Read More

CAC Awarded Public Art Grant

Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County Awarded Public Art Grant  Douglasville, GA, January 8, 2019 — Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC) is thrilled to announce it has received a Public Art Grant from the Dawn Foods Foundation. These funds will support the new Public Art Initiative in Douglasville and Douglas County by the CAC for 2018 -2019. Marlin Jones, the founder of the modern-day Dawn Foods, knew the importance of bettering our communities. From negotiating with local farmers during the Read More

CAC’s Open House for Winter Classes

Plan to Attend the CAC’s Open House for Winter Classes Douglasville, Georgia –The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville Douglas County (CAC) announces their new winter and spring art classes lineup, which will run January 16th – May 20th, 2019.  This is the chance to explore creativity with expert teaching artist as they introduce a variety of exciting classes and workshops with something for everyone.  To start the semester, the CAC is holding an “All About Art” Open House on Saturday, January Read More

CAC Installs New Art Piece

CAC Installs New  Art Piece at the Douglas County Foster & Adoption Center Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC) launched a new initiative to use public art to further establish the community as a dynamic center of creativity and a destination for visitors. The first public art piece was unveiled as a public art bench that now resides in front of the arts center building and was inspired by the CAC’s Butterfly Garden that Read More

Douglas County Schools – A Master’s Winter: A Child’s View

A Master’s Winter: A Child’s View Douglas County students winter art competition Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County presents the annual winter art competition featuring work from Douglas County students from grades kindergarten through twelfth. The show is called A Masters Winter: A Child’s View. Students studied masterpieces throughout art history and were encouraged to parody the artwork by putting a winter seasonal spin on each piece. The CAC Gallery Committee will be judging the competition. Prizes Read More

Fire up the Arts

media alert – CAC Public Art Initiative Takes Off Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/ Douglas County (CAC) launched a new initiative to use public art to further establish the community as a dynamic center of creativity and a destination for visitors. The first public art piece was unveiled as a public art bench that now resides in front of the arts center building and was inspired by the CAC’s Butterfly Garden. The CAC is excited to Read More

“Atlanta Chinese Dance Company” Free Performance

“Atlanta Chinese Dance Company” Free Performance Douglasville, Georgia – The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County is gearing up for another exciting Family ARTSventures performance!  Join us on this Saturday, November 10th at 10:30 am for our Family ARTSventures program: Chinese Dance and Lecture Demonstration, presented by Atlanta Chinese Dance Company at Douglas County Public Library.  This FREE performance will enthrall all ages.  During this 45 –minute performance, students will be introduced to a visual feast of colorful Chinese ribbons, fans, Read More

You are invited to Motown Magic

Join us for Motown Magic! Douglasville, Georgia –  The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County presents its annual Gala and Auction themed, Motown Magic on Saturday, December 1st  at the Centre at Arbor Connection starting at 6 pm.  “The night of Gala is the night for the Arts Council to celebrate its accomplishments in the past year and to raise needed funds for the upcoming year,” said Emily Lightner, Executive Director of the CAC.  The activities will include an elegant Read More