Annual Exhibit Schedule
January through December 2016
The 1902 OCAF Art Center includes two Gallery Exhibit spaces, Main Gallery and Members' Gallery, where the Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation hosts 10-12 exhibits annually on a rotating schedule.
Exhibits and Opening Receptions are free and open to the Public
OCAF Galleries are open Tuesday through Saturday, 10am to 4pm
The Main Gallery, a converted school auditorium, provides 2,000 sq ft of unobstructed level floor space.
Black History Month Exhibit
January - February 2016
Painter, potter, printmaker, photographer, or any other form of artwork are the mediums by which artists express ideas, feelings, and other important events that have had an influence on their lives. This exhibit celebrates a rich cultural heritage in a wide diversity of artwork. The Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation is proud to sponsor and support the African-American artists in these exhibits.
YOUTH ART MONTH
Oconee County Schools
The Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation is proud to host this exhibition which celebrates the artistic talent of so many young artists in Oconee County. This exhibition features artworks of Oconee County public and private school children from grades K—12.
SOUTHWORKS: Annual National Juried Exhibition
OCAF MEMBERS EXHIBITION
June - July 2016
All OCAF members are encouraged to enter their artwork in our Annual Members Exhibition regardless their skill level. Every OCAF Member in good standing may submit up to 3 pieces they’ve created for the exhibit. Each member is assured that at least one piece will be accepted for the exhibit, making it a great opportunity for members to have their work up in our main gallery as a benefit of membership.
GEORGIA SMALL WORKS
Annual Juried Exhibit
Georgia Small Works show will provide a visual forum for both established and undiscovered artists working in small a format. This juried exhibit will include artworks in every medium imaginable in 2-D & 3-D. This exhibit, held for the first time at OCAF in 2013, will offer an opportunity to see in one place hundreds of artworks from all over Georgia.
The Members' Gallery, a converted classroom, provides a more intimate space with 700+ sq. ft of floor space. Both gallery spaces feature 10' h. windows and 13' ceiling.
Other OCAF Exhibits
OCAF SUMMER CAMP EXHIBITION
2016 Exhibit & Reception dates not yet set.The Summer Camp Exhibit is intended to give the budding artists who attended our camps a venue for display that is equal to any given to all the artists that OCAF supports. The children get to see their work in a clean, well lit space that shows off their creations in the best possible light.
Please check back for updated information as the year progresses.