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Sept Fall Juried Show
Mon, Aug 31
Thurs, Sept 3-Sun, Sept 27
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Members - $15 each for first two entries, $5 for third
Non-members - $20 per work
Join Us for Our Masquerade Gala
celebrating 101 years of promoting the visual arts in Galveston
Sat., Sept 19th
San Luis Hotel
Master of Ceremonies
Reception 6:30 pm
Dinner & Program 7 pm
Entertainment provided by Sparky's Jazz Express
Dinner, cocktails, silent auction raffle, photo booth, and face painting.
Oct Member Show
Show entries are submitted at changeover on the last Monday of the previous month.
Mon, Sept 21
Oct Show Dates:
Fri, Sept 4-Sun, Sept 27
Cost for Volunteers: $15 each for the first two pieces, $5 for a third piece.
Cost for members who do not volunteer: $30 each for the first two pieces, $10 for a third piece.
Artwork in Members shows must be available for sale.
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2117 A Postoffice Street
Galveston, TX 77550
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Masquerade Gala inquiries should be addressed to Margo Snider 409-938-1671
The history of the art groups in Galveston must recognize the efforts of Mrs. Marie Kimball, a pioneer of the city’s art world. She formed the earliest group of Galveston art lovers. However no permanent organization functioned until the present Galveston Art League was founded on June 12, 1914. The group was composed of Mrs. I.H. Kempner, Mrs. Boyer Gonzales, Miss Frances Kirk, Miss Hattie Wittig, Miss Angela McDonald, Mrs. W. F. Beers and Miss Alice Black. Throughout its years of existence, the Galveston Art League has continued to promote the goals and purposes set forth in the League's first constitution:
The Art league continues to:
In 1968 the American Bank of Galveston made available its mezzanine as a permanent gallery space for the use of the Art League, making possible continuous membership exhibition, “featured artists” and annual student art exhibits and state circuit shows.