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Call for entries for Heritage Artists

Posted May 05, 2017

Applications are open for the Heritage Arts area of the Festival. The area is always an extremely popular area offering learning and sharing experiences combined with the unique artistry of objects crafted as they were in times past. Located in the Pensacola Historical Village, GGAF Heritage Arts area is nestled along Zaragosa Street and on the grounds of historical buildings.

Heritage Arts Awards of Excellence

  • 10 Awards @ $200 Each - $2,000
  • Jean Hamlin Award - $250
  • Jean Helton Award - $250
  • Buddy Page Legend Award - $500
  • Living Culture Award - $500

Application deadline is June 30, 2017.

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Call for entries for Heritage Artists »

Applications are open for the Heritage Arts area of the Festival. The area is always an extremely popular area offering learning and sharing experiences combined with the unique artistry of objects crafted as they were in times past. Located in the Pensacola Historical Village, GGAF Heritage Arts area is nestled along Zaragosa Street and on the grounds of historical buildings.

Art Show Deadline May 31 »

Artist applications are due by May 31 for the Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival. Cash prizes totaling $25,000 will be awarded. The three-day, juried art show draws thousands of visitors and more than 200 of the nation's best painters, potters, sculptors, jewelers, graphic artists, craftsmen and other artists. Get your spot. Details…

Emerging Artists Applications Open »

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.

PNJ: Peruvian artist shares skills at Festival »

The Pensacola News Journal showcases Invited International Artist Peruvian sculptor Diego Alonso Carbajal.
 

PNJ: Emerging artists in spotlight at arts fest »

The Pensacola News Journal puts the spotlight on the GGAF emerging artists: Elizabeth Matthews and Hannah Howell.

WUWF Interview with Diego Carbajal »

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.

PNJ Guide to the Festival »

The Pensacola News Journal offers a first-timer's guide to The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival.

2016 Poster Design Selected »

A design by Agie Kaminski has been selected for the Festival Poster for 2016. Agie has been a resident of the Gulfcoast for 39 years and has been doing art for just as long.

 

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