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2015 Arts Preview: Art

...of Sacred HeartOct. 13: Best of Augusta Celebration 6-9 p.m.; meet winners; food, music; benefits Greater Augusta Arts Council and Sacred Heart Cultural Center; augustamagazine.comOct. 25: Historic Tour of Churches 1-5 p.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-09-09/2015-arts-preview-art
Artfully done

...not surprised the 35th annual arts-and-culture extravaganza hit record attendance over the weekend; the Greater Augusta Arts Council-coordinated event is perhaps the largest and most inclusive exercise in community-building this city undertakes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-09-22/artfully-done
Arts in the Heart festival breaks opening night attendance records

...attendance records, selling more than 77,000 badges Friday despite competition from the nearby Border Bash.Greater Augusta Arts Council Executive Director Brenda Durant said attendance "exceeded all expectations," and beat out opening night...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-19/arts-heart-festival-breaks-op
Ramblin' Rhodes: Arts council festival began in 1971, still going strong

The Greater Augusta Arts Council's organization of an annual...community since the founding of the Greater Augusta Arts Council four years ago," said GAAC...arts festival sponsored by the Greater Augusta Arts Council."The festival moved to Broad...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-09-17/ramblin-rhodes-arts-c
Dine & Dish: Arts in the Heart offers international flavor

...and served with a piquant green sauce. Then I cool off with a sweet, creamy and fruity mango milkshake. GREATER AUGUSTA ARTS COUNCIL HOT DOG STANDThe menu: Go all American and make the kids happy with four different hot dog selections.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-09-17/dine-dish-arts-heart-
Arts in the Heart to fill weekend with art, music, fun

...35th year Sept. 18-20."That first year had one stage," said Brenda Durant, executive director of the Greater Augusta Arts Council, which puts on the event each year.The festival has won numerous awards including the 2014 Southeast Event...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-09-16/35th-arts-heart-fill-
The Artside: Events benefit arts venues, others

...application to paint the box must be submitted to the Greater Augusta Arts Council by 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 2. The artist...the Downtown Development Authority and the Greater Augusta Arts Council collaborated for a project that saw 19 artists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-10-27/artside-events-benefi
Women in Business speaker: Art accessible to average people

...beautiful art."We are all influenced everyday by beautiful art," said Sallie West, the Outreach Director at Greater Augusta Arts Council, from the sculptures near Springfield Baptist Church on Reynolds Street to the sculptures in front of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-08-18/women-busin
Popular cultures

...a hearty invitation to sample some of the best family-friendly entertainment this city has to offer.The Greater Augusta Arts Council-hosted event will again turn Augusta Common and parts of Broad Street into an outdoor bazaar that the Southeast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-09-18/popular-cultures
Ironman to create $4 million in direct visitor spending

...athletes, family members and spectators, who are slated to spend about $4.1 million Sept. 27-29.The Greater Augusta Arts Council's Arts in the Heart of Augusta Festival Sept. 18-20 follows the Ironman competition with about $1.7...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-08-31/ironman-cre