Friday, September 02, 2005
Emergency Relief Fund to assist arts organizations and artists
I'll be donating all the proceeds from my Katrina art auctions (plus my own donations) to the Southern Arts Federation.
The Southern Arts Federation has established an Emergency Relief Fund to assist arts organizations and artists residing in Gulf Coast communities most devastated by Hurricane Katrina.
Distribution and decisions on the use of funds will be made by state arts agencies. Donations may be made by check or credit card. Please make checks out to: Southern Arts Federation Emergency Relief Fund.
All donations are tax-deductible. Please, click on the following link to complete the donation form -- here.
Contemporary Arts Manager
Southern Arts Federation
1800 Peachtree Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30309
404-874-7244 ext. 22
Katrina Art Fundraisers
Below is a listing of area artists who are having artwork for sale/auction and who will donate the proceeds to a reputable charity to help with the Katrina disaster. If anyone else knows of anybody else, please email me. Be generous.
James W. Bailey
F. Lennox Campello
Duane Kaiser and also here.
Also opening today
JET Artworks has the opening for GO FIGURE! – a group exhibition of 22 artists running from August 31 – October 8.
This exhibit is a survey of artists working in a variety of media – painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and video – all using the human form, face, or figure in some way.
There will be two receptions – September 2 and 9, 6-8pm. JET Artworks is located at 2108 R St. NW 202.232.4407 / hours are Wed-Sat 12-6, Sunday 12-4PM.