Charlie's Center for the Arts - Student Artists
ALL of the ARTS, ALL over TOWN
February 14, 15, and 16, 2014
The CALL TO ARTISTS is out NOW!
Student Artists - K through College -
are eligible to participate
Call 630.443.3794 or Email ArtistLiaison@StCharlesArtsCouncil.org for information about:
A. Performing Art (Music, Theater, Dance, Spoken Word/Poetry) Auditions
Auditions for Performing Artists for one of three events will be held on Saturday, January 18, 2014 at Fox Valley Rep/Pheasant Run Resort from 12 to 5 p.m. in the Utrillo Room in Gallery Hall (the freestanding building next to the tennis courts). Those three events are:
1. Concert and Master Classes with Tammy McCann and her Big Band
2. Performing Artist Showcase
3. GrassRoots Literary Showcase (a spoken word performance and poetry slam)
B. Visual Art and Film Jurying
Jurying options are
1. electronic submissions (ArtistLiaison@StCharlesArtsCouncil.org)
2. mailed submissions (St Charles Arts Council, 2 East Main Street, St. Charles, Illinois, 60174)
3. in person delivery (Reception Desk, Municipal Building, 2 East Main Street, St. Charles, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.).
SUBMISSIONS ARE DUE TO THE SCAC BY MONDAY, JANUARY 13, 2014.
In keeping with the St Charles Arts Council's mission to provide tangible support to artists, Performing Artists will receive stipends and Visual and Film Artists' work will be for sale (if the artist chooses)
Contact us to volunteer and/or participate!
This event is a partnership of the St Charles Arts Council, the Greater St. Charles Education Foundation, and CUSDD303
We just wrapped up the inaugural year of
Charlie's Center for the Arts - ALL of the ARTS, ALL over TOWN
and we can't wait to do it again!
September 11 - 14, 2014
the second annual
SEE YOU AGAIN IN SEPTEMBER, 2014
For a long September weekend, the St Charles Arts Council and the St. Charles Park District, along with our Arts and Civic Partners present an event featuring multiple artistic disciplines in venues all over the city. Visual art galleries/studios, music, literature (spoken word performances, storytelling, etc.), dance, and live theater - ALL of the ARTS, ALL over TOWN. Charlie’s featured the programming of our Arts Partners, such as Steel Beam Theatre, Fine Line Creative Arts Center, Fox Valley Repertory, the Arcada Theater, Water Street Studios’ PrintLab, and the Norris Cultural Arts Center, and our Civic Partners, the Park District, the Library, and the Downtown St. Charles Partnership. We had a GREAT time! Hope you did too!
Thanks to participating Arts and Civic Partners and to the City of St. Charles
(Economic Development Division, St. Charles Cultural Commission, and the St. Charles Convention and Visitors Bureau)
for their support of this Event.
The Charlie's Event FEATURES:
Fine Craft/3D Art Show
Some Images from our 2013/Inaugural Art Show
St. Charles Cultural Commission - Best of Show
Nathan Jones- 3D/Vessels
Linda Jones - Jewelry
The St. Charles Group Merit Award
Patrick Murrin - Wood/Furniture
Susan Otterson - Wearable
Dickens, Mason, and Kissell, DDS Merit Award
Ray Bock - Wood
Artists in the Show: John Abel, Skeeter Aschinger, Cynthia Ashby, Guy J. Bellaver, Raymond Bock, Gary Brown, Fawn Clarke-Peterson, Teresa Dahmen, Ann Everett, Kimberly Fiebiger, Jennifer FitzGerald, Elizabeth Garver, Heather Hambrecht, Valerie Hanks-Goetz, Jim Jenkins, Nathan Jones, Linda Julian, Christine Kefer, Barbara Keisman, Ray Kobald, Bob Krawczyk, Michael Kuehl, Beverly Livermore, Cindy Miceli, Patrick Murrin, Susan Otterson, Carlos Page, Jeanne Papdopoulos, Laura Rendlen, Brent Rogers, Joe Ruck, Howard Russo, Kathrin Schmidt, Lori Schmidt, Peggy Sue Seehafer, John Sternickle, Kate Tillman.
We have "borrowed" the neXt gallery web site for more information about the Art Show. You'll be able to see more images of some of the artwork, get links to artists' web sites, etc. SOON. Please go to neXtgalleryStCharles.org for more information.
Call 630.443.3794 or email info@StCharlesArtsCouncil.org
"Art At Home"
Last Event - February 9, 2013, featuring a spoken word performance by Russ Devereaux
and the visual art of Ana Zanic (painting) and Rita Grendze (sculpture).
For more information about the "Art At Home" or "Art At [Your Business]" programs, please contact the Arts Council at 630.443.3794 or email info@StCharlesArtsCouncil.org.
Check back regularly for announcements and more information about upcoming arts events.