The 2017 Invited International Artist is Yume Matsuo, an artist from Japan. Born in 1986, Yume began drawing in her early childhood. Yume's home state, Wakayama, is the sister state of Florida.
A design by Daniela de Castro Sucre has been selected for the Festival Poster for 2017. Daniela was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela. Daniela has been painting since she was 7 years old. She is currently studying Graphic Design at Pensacola State College and has been the recipient of numerous scholarships and awards.
The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival, in partnership with Artel Gallery, announce the artists selected for the Emerging Artists grant program.
Applications are open for the GGAF Emerging Artists program. This program seeks artists who have limited experience participating in arts festivals to give them guidance in what is involved in being in an arts festival. Two artists will be chosen to participate in this year’s festival. GGAF will waive fees for the two chosen artists and will provide a mentor to help guide them through the process.
The Pensacola News Journal showcases Invited International Artist Peruvian sculptor Diego Alonso Carbajal.
The Pensacola News Journal puts the spotlight on the GGAF emerging artists: Elizabeth Matthews and Hannah Howell.
WUWF's Sandra Averhart profiles Peruvian sculptor and silversmith Diego Carbajal, the 2016 GGAF Invited International Artist. Find Diego Carbajal near the gazebo in Seville Square.
The Pensacola News Journal offers a first-timer's guide to The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival.
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