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Silent Auction/Celebration of the Arts
The Arts Council is seeking artists to take part in its 2014 Juried Silent Auction Art Exhibit, an essential part of the Celebration of the Arts in Howard County.
2-D, 3-D, and fine craft artists residing, working, or studying in Howard County; or Arts Council members; or artists that have exhibited at Howard County Center for the Arts in the last year are invited to submit. The deadline for entries is February 3.
Paint It! Ellicott CityOur annual plein air paint-out event and exhibit will take place July 11-14, 2014, presented in partnership with Howard County Tourism and Howard County Public School System.
Artist's prospectus and entry form will be available soon. If you are interested in receiving a prospectus/entry form, please email Beth Forbes at email@example.com. Deadline for entry is April 30, 2014.
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The Arts Council is pleased to announce that its second public art initiative is up and running! The following sculptures will be in place at their respective locations through April 2014:
Check out the Exhibits at HCAC!
November 1–December 13, 2013
Gallery I: Art HoCo 2013
A celebration of local talent, Art HoCo 2013 features more than 50 works by 38 artists who live, work, or study in Howard County. This year’s guest juror, Fahimeh Vahdat, Chair of Visual Arts at Howard Community College, will offer remarks and present juror awards at the reception on November 8.
Cheryl MacLean, Wings of Grace (Image courtesy of the artist)
Gallery II: Complex Transformations
Allie Rex, Eric Standley, and Alice Whealin's multimedia works delight the eye with a riotous blend of pattern, texture, and color.
Alice Whealin, Celebratory Network (Image courtesy of the artist)
January 10–February 21
Gallery I: Digital Disclosure: UMBC Faculty Perspectives
A digital media exhibit featuring work by UMBC faculty members Vin Grabill, Neal McDonald, and Steven Silberg.
Neal McDonald, Sketch Cloud (Image courtesy of the artist)
Gallery II: Ordinary Woman
A collaborative effort by more than a dozen female artists exploring the personae of 'ordinary' women.
The gallery program at the Howard County Arts Council was established to: