Art School Open House
Aug
4
6:00 pm18:00

Art School Open House

Join your friends at GCCA for First Friday and Art School Open House. Meet the instructors and learn about their upcoming classes. Register for your next art class at the Open House for a discounted rate!

Meet the Studio Artists! You'll be able to view their latest work, learn about their processes, or purchase artwork. Bring your kids to engage in the free kids art activity! They will create a piece of art that they can take home with them. Parents can learn about art classes, workshops, summer camps, and everything we offer at GCCA.

GCCA Annual Member Show
Aug
4
6:00 pm18:00

GCCA Annual Member Show

AUGUST 4 - SEPTEMBER 27, 2017

Opening Reception:  First Friday, August 4 from 6 - 9pm

Open to current GCCA Members, the annual Member Show provides an opportunity for the community to see the breadth and depth of work being created by supporting members of GCCA.   Not currently a member?  Become a member of GCCA today and you'll be eligible to participate in the Member Show!

Drop Off of Work for Participating GCCA Members:  Thursday, July 27 - Saturday, July 29

Oil Paint Workshop: History, Materials, and Best Practices
Aug
15
6:00 pm18:00

Oil Paint Workshop: History, Materials, and Best Practices

Led by Sarah Sands, Senior Technical Specialist for both GOLDEN Acrylics and Williamsburg Handmade Oils and Phillip Garrett, GOLDEN Working Artist, this two-hour intensive investigates what goes into the making of oil paint, and how these things inform best practices and shape the feel and look of the paint we use.  In the first hour a wide ranging discussion will include the nature of pigments and oils, as well as a look at the choices we have for sizes and grounds.  The second hour will allow for hands-on exploration of the different qualities an oil paint can have.

Workshop Fee: $10

First Friday
Sep
1
6:00 pm18:00

First Friday

Visit GCCA on First Fridays from 6 - 9pm to engage with the arts community! You can view local and regional artwork, meet the GCCA Studio Artists, purchase artwork, and learn about the educational programming offered at GCCA. Your kids will love the free art activity that they can make here and take home with them!

GCCA Member Night Potluck
Sep
7
6:00 pm18:00

GCCA Member Night Potluck

Bring your favorite dish, punch, or dessert to share, and join your fellow GCCA members for an evening of fun and socializing!

*Families are welcome at this event, but please leave four-legged friends at home.

Exhibition Opening: Geometry
Dec
1
6:00 pm18:00

Exhibition Opening: Geometry

Dec 1 – Jan 24

Works by Laura Mosquera, Lindsay McCulloch, Abraham Abebe & Works by David Bogus

Opening Reception: First Friday December 1st from 6 - 9pm                                                 


Exhibition Opening: In Sight
Jun
2
6:00 pm18:00

Exhibition Opening: In Sight

JUNE 2 - JULY 26, 2017

In Sight: Recent Paintings by Dorothy Shain, Glory Day Loflin, and Kiah Bellows

Opening Reception:  First Friday, June 2nd   6 - 9pm

Artist Talk:  Tuesday, June 13th   6 - 7pm 

Artist Talk: Brandon Fellows
May
21
2:00 pm14:00

Artist Talk: Brandon Fellows

Join us on Sunday May 21st at 2pm for the Artist Talk featuring Ashley Waller, Brandon Seabrook Nelson, and Dorothy Shain. You will get to know them, learn about their work, and hear stories about their individual journeys. 

GCCA @ Kidsphere
May
12
May 14

GCCA @ Kidsphere

Visit GCCA in the Kidsphere tent at Artisphere! Bring your kids to engage in the free printmaking art project. Your child will learn the process of printmaking and will leave with their very own work of art. Parents can learn about art classes, workshops, summer camps, and everything we offer at GCCA.

Art School Open House
May
5
6:00 pm18:00

Art School Open House

Join your friends at GCCA for First Friday and Art School Open House. Meet the instructors and learn about their upcoming classes. Register for your next art class at the Open House for a discounted rate!

Meet the Studio Artists! You'll be able to view their latest work, learn about their processes, or purchase artwork. Bring your kids to join the fiesta! The free kids art activity will be creating Cinco de Mayo themed art projects that they can take home with them.

Artist Talk: Barbara Mann
Apr
29
4:00 pm16:00

Artist Talk: Barbara Mann

Meet Wearable Art exhibiting artist Barbara Mann from Athens, GA. Barbara has had over 40 years’ experience as a metal and jewelry artist. She graduated from The University of Georgia with BFA and MFA degrees. She has taught for many years as an adjunct instructor at the UGA Lamar Dodd School of Art, with the UGA Studies Abroad Program in Cortona, Italy and in Costa Rica, through the UGA Continuing Education program, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, and has conducted numerous workshops throughout the Southeast. Meet Barbara and learn more about her work in a free Artist Talk on Saturday, April 29th from 4 - 5pm at in the Gallery at GCCA. No RSVP and no registration required.