Empty Bowls - January 21, 2015

Empty Bowls is a joint outreach of the Albany Area Arts Council and SOWEGA Council on Aging. It is a project designed to fight hunger personalized by artists on a community level. Enjoy a variety of soups from local restaurants and take home a handcrafted bowl made by local artists as reminder of all the empty bowls throughout our community.

Current Events


WayDown - An Exhibition of Photographs
by Dominick Gheesling

The Albany Area Arts Council is pleased to exhibit WayDown, a collection of photographs captured during a 29 day solitary Suwannee River expedition by Valdosta artist Dominick Gheesling. The exhibition is a collection of 39 selenium toned gelatin silver prints. The exhibition will open at the Albany Area Arts Council with a reception on Thursday October 2 @ 6PM. Please join us to meet the artist and mingle with old and new friends over light refreshments. The event is free and open to the public. The artwork is for sale. The exhibition will remain on display through October 29, 2014.


Arts & Culture Events Calendar
October 2014

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Promoting the Arts in Albany, Georgia.


The Albany Area Arts Council serves as the umbrella organization for arts
agencies and is devoted to promoting arts in the greater Albany area.

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