Artists Update: 

11/24/21

 

Greetings to our wonderful artists! There's a lot of artist information we have for you!

1) Announcing the Petite Landmark Competition,

1st prize $500

We have an exciting new contest! Please select one of these landmarks listed below and create a piece in any medium you choose. Deliver your piece to Arts of the Albemarle the week of January 10 (entries no later than January 14, 2022). Please do not drop off before January 10. Finalists will be selected for showing in the AoA gallery in February. The public will vote during February and the winner will be announced in March. Landmarks to choose from:

 

  • The Miles Lyman Clark Memorial Fountain in Pool Street Park at 299 East Main Street in Elizabeth City

 

  • The Arts of the Albemarle stage with a Jazz Singer in a colorful spotlight

 

Click here for more info.

 

2) Announcing the Harlem Renaissance 2022 Competition, 1st prize $500.

We're excited to host this competition again! Please create a joyous piece of art that celebrates this golden age in African American culture, manifesting in literature, music, stage performance, and art. Deliver your piece to Arts of the Albemarle the week of January 10 (entries no later than January 14, 2022). Please do not drop off before January 10. Finalists will be selected for showing in the AoA gallery in February. The public will vote during February and the winner will be announced in March.

Sincerely,

The AoA Team