The Artside: Sometimes paintings tell more than what's obvious

...of the South Carolina Watermedia Society and will be exhibition chairman for its 2015 statewide show. THE GREATER Augusta Arts Council will continue its series of free workshops for local artists with a May 13 session titled Promoting Your Art...

Biz Bits

...DURANTAward/honor: Appointed a member of the Rotary Club of AugustaDetails: She is executive director for the Greater Augusta Arts Council.VENUS MORRIS GRIFFINAward/honor: Named sales agent of the month for March from Meybohm Realtors' Wheeler...

The Artside: See, hear about artists' work at Aiken Center for Arts

...Pixel Adams, Delta Cane and the Chris Hardy Band. Festivities begin at noon. IT'S ALL ABOUT THE BOX: The Greater Augusta Arts Council is seeking artists to paint some of those nondescript traffic-signal boxes around town. Created in collaboration...

Downtown group gathers for First Friday, other topics

...collaborating on how to revive the once-thriving First Friday event, which was turned over to Artists' Row by the Greater Augusta Arts Council in September.Artists' Row, a nonprofit comprised of seven downtown art galleries, is planning a "block...

The Artside: Artists partner with animals to create 'Sheltered' exhibit

...Tickets must be purchased in advance. Visit artsandheritagecenter.com or call (803) 441-4380. THE GREATER AUGUSTA Arts Council's annual Wet Paint Party and Sale will be held Saturday, Feb. 28, at Sacred Heart Cultural Center, 1301...

Richmond County Development Authority wants extension for jobs news

...Williams to Richmond County Board of Health? Sammie Sias to Augusta Aviation Commission? Wayne Guilfoyle to Greater Augusta Arts Council? Marion Williams to the Planning Commission? Mary Davis to Augusta Richmond County Library Board? Louis "Hap...

Hyde Park residents question spending

...city's general fund.Commissioner Mary Davis said funds for Project Access, Augusta Museum of History and Greater Augusta Arts Council should be spared Allen's recommended cut of 25 percent.

The Artside: Exhibits to feature local artists, musician Mellencamp

...The workshop is open to all skill levels. For fee information, call (706) 828-3867. DEADLINES. The Greater Augusta Arts Council has announced a deadline of Jan. 16 to sign up for the Wet Paint Party and Sale on Feb. 28 at Sacred Heart...

Top stories of 2014: SPLOST 7 fails at polls

...Georgia Regents University. GRU has yet to publicly endorse the plan.It also included $2.75 million for Greater Augusta Arts Council, $2.5 million for the Imperial Theatre and $4.25 million for Symphony Orchestra Augusta to continue...

Augusta Regional Collaboration's delay could leave music academy without home, says co-founder

...East Coast Entertainment, Southern Filmmakers Association, Augusta Photography Festival, Not Gaddy and Greater Augusta Arts Council.The filmmakers association, which was offered a 113-square-foot office and work room and shared studio...