Billy The Artist to join Summer Rotation in a Special Exhibition and perform a live mural demonstration at Opening Reception scheduled for Wednesday, May 9.
The Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County (CAA) is proud to announce that 19 artists were recently chosen to exhibit their original work in The Foster Gallery’s Summer Rotation, May 6 – July 22, 2018. The artists are Melody Bogle, Cheryl Burgess, Carol Ann Cain, Jacques Camp, Marscha Cavaliere, Donnelle Clark, Skip Deems, Judy Dewar, Joyful Enriquez, Capri Boyle Jones, Linda Kernick, Rosalyn O’Grady, Marian Pacsuta, William Polley, Lesha Porsche, Mary Redmann, Kathleen Schumacher, Jenna Varney, and Krista Vind. Selected by jury, all artists are members of the Cultural Arts Alliance and each will exhibit six to ten pieces of work in their own section of the gallery.
Additionally, we are excited to share that Billy the Artist (BTA) will have 19 pieces of his work featured in the Gallery as part of a Special Exhibition through July 22. BTA is an internationally renowned artist whose studio is based in the East Village of New York City. His projects and designs have been seen all over the world for such clients and global brands as Swatch, Viacom, Lamborghini, The Rock N Roll Hall of Fame Museum, New Balance Shoes, Sony, The Champs Snowboarding Championship in Leysin, Switzerland, Gibson Guitar, Smart Car, Suzuki, Hyundai, Toyota, Mountain Dew, MTV, Puma, Microsoft, Chock Full O Nuts, Vans shoes, Cow Parade, race car driver Danica Patrick, Fashion Week Athens and Madrid, Enesco, Goebel and currently the designer of the new Nescafe Dolce Gusto machine world wide.
The public is invited to join us in celebrating all of the artists at our upcoming Art Week South Walton kick-off event on Wednesday, May 9 from 6 – 9PM at The Foster Gallery. Meet the artists, watch a live mural painting performance by BTA, and enjoy tasty sips and snacks while perusing all of the beautiful works on display and available for purchase.
Founded in May 2016, The Foster Gallery is an artist collective led by the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County that features at least a dozen artists on a seasonally rotating basis, along with special exhibits, including the annual CAA juried show, One Size Fits All, and invitationals throughout the year. Named for the late Susan Foster, founder of the Cultural Arts Alliance and one of the area’s first professional artists and gallery owners, The Foster Gallery also symbolizes the support the CAA strives to provide for artists in our community.
Located in Grand Boulevard Town Center at 560 Grand Blvd., Ste. L101 in Miramar Beach, The Foster Gallery is open Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. until 9 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. The gallery is also available for outside group rental for workshops, meetings, classes, parties, and other special events. For more information, call 850.837.3037 or visit CulturalArtsAlliance.com.
For more information on this and other Art Week South Walton events, please visit ArtweekSouthWalton.com.