Posts Tagged ‘Visiting Mooresville NC’

Mooresville Arts in Mooresville, NC, Calls for Entries for the “7th Annual Winter Juried Exhibit” – Deadline Jan. 11, 2020

November 26, 2019

Mooresville Arts in Mooresville, NC, announces a call for artists for its first show of 2020 – the “7th Annual Winter Juried Exhibit”.

This year’s Juror: Aimee Perry, of AVA Gallery.

All fine art media eligible for submission.

Artwork Intake: Friday, Jan. 10 (noon-4pm) & Saturday, January 11 (10am-2pm).

For complete show details and to download show prospectus, please click the link below:

2019 Lakeside Artists Studio Tour Taking Place Oct. 11-13, 2019, in the Mooresville, NC, Area Calls for Participation – Deadline Sept. 1, 2019

April 30, 2019

The Lakeside Artists Studio Tour is celebrating our 10th year of offering high quality original art directly from the artists. We hope you will be interested in joining us! We are looking for original art in every medium, last year we featured not only painters in several media, but also potters with many different styles, wood turners, a furniture maker, a handbag maker, jewelers, a metal sculptor and a mosaic artist. The tour is held in private homes and studios along the Brawley Peninsula, near Mooresville, NC, with the studio owner along with guest artists exhibiting at every location.

Please share this information with any artist friends who may like to join in.

This year’s dates are October 10, 2019 for set up and October 11-13 for the tour. Entry deadline is Sept. 1, 2019.

A complete prospectus is available at (

Mooresville Arts in Mooresville, NC, Calls for Entries for “Multicultural Art Exhibit”

July 28, 2018

Mooresville Arts in Mooresville, NC, announces a call for entries for its “Multicultural Art Exhibit”, which will be on display in September 2018. This exhibit for the month of September is in conjunction with One Moore Fest, a multicultural and international one-day festival to be held in downtown Mooresville, (on Broad St), on Saturday, Sept. 15, from 4-9pm.

All fine art media is welcomed! Artists are asked to represent their own ancestry and heritage and sign up for one of the 8 regions The 8 regions are: North America, Central America & Caribbean, South America, Africa, Europe, Middle East, Asia and Oceania. 5 slots will be allotted for each region. Artists MUST sign up for the region they want to represent. Once a region is full, that region will be closed. (first come, first served basis).

Artists MUST sign up for their chosen region, through this form: (

Please read the show prospectus for complete details and more information at (

Entry Fee: $15 for Mooresville Arts Members; $20 for Non-Members (one piece only for each artist). New memberships are welcome, starting at $45/year.

Call for Artists! Arts at the Mill in Mooresville, NC

September 29, 2017

Call for Artists! Arts at the Mill, a three day, indoor nationwide fine arts festival will be held at the historic Mill in downtown Mooresville, NC, on Nov. 10th-12th, 2017.

This is a collaborative effort between Mooresville Arts and Merinos Mill to bring an exciting opportunity to the local arts community.

We are currently accepting artist applications and thought this might be of interest to you and your members!

Please visit our website for more information and how to apply at (

Mooresville Arts in Mooresville, NC, Calls for Participation at Arts at the Mill – Nov. 10-12, 2017

July 30, 2017

Arts at the Mill is a three-day indoor juried national fine arts festival at the historic Mill in downtown Mooresville, NC, allowing nationally selected artists to display and sell original art. This festival is a collaborative effort between Concord Properties, Inc. and Mooresville Arts, both located in historic downtown Mooresville, NC.

The event takes place Friday, Nov. 10, 2017 (12-8pm); Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017 (10am- 6pm); and Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017 (10am-5pm). An opening reception will be from 6-8pm on the first day of the festival.

Event Location: 500 S. Main Street, Mooresville, NC 28115

Application Deadline: Ongoing through Monday, October 2, 2017 Application Fee: $25 (non-refundable)
Booth Fee: $200

For more information and to download the Festival prospectus, please visit ( or e-mail to (

Mooresville Arts in Mooresville, NC, Announces Winners of Annual Photography Exhibit

July 30, 2017

Richard Evans, Richard Ippolito and Lucy Randall were first place winners at Mooresville Arts’s annual photography exhibit July 2017. Awards were presented Friday, July 14 at Mooresville Arts Gallery, 103 W. Center Street in Mooresville, NC.

Lucy Randall with her winning entry

Second place winners were Kevin Combs, ‘Gina Riccaaradeli and Jennifer Brown. Placing third place were Sarah Johnson, Martha-Marie Crespo and Megan Smith. Awarded honorable mention were Ernie Griffith, Bill Taylor, Jackie Davis, Steve Luchey, Patrice Winsovich and Jennifer Brown.

Event chair was Gina Riccaradeli.

For further info call Ellen Patterson at 704-663-0189 or e-mail to (

Mooresville Arts in Mooresville, NC, Offers Barry Moore for Monthly Meeting/Demo – Feb. 15, 2015

February 7, 2015

Digital artist Barry Moore will demonstrate camera and lighting techniques at the Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, Mooresville Arts demonstration at 2pm. The demonstration is open to the public. Admission is free.

Moore will demonstrate photographing artwork under glass as well as 3 dimensional work. Included will be information on image processing in Photoshop.

Moore is a digital artist who creates art from scratch and transforms photographs into art using computer software.

Moore’s art and technology skills have led him to work with such organizations as the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, Piedmont Dance Theatre, Cannon Foundation, UNC Nutrition Research Institute, Oakboro Regional Museum of History, and the Kannapolis Historical Society. He is also president of the Cabarrus Art Guild. Today, Moore’s company, RBS Productions, offers services related to photographic restoration and the transforming of photographs into art.

For further info e-mail Ellen Patterson at (

Mooresville, NC, Artist Jessica DeHart Wins Poster Contest for 2015 US Figure Skating Championship

January 12, 2015

Mooresville, NC, artist Jessica DeHart’s oil painting “Whirlwind” has been chosen as the 2015 US Figure Skating Championship souvenir poster.  The skating event will be held at the Coliseum in Greensboro from Jan. 18-25, 2015. During the event the painting will be on display.


For additional information contact Jessica at (

Mooresville Arts Guild in Mooresville, NC, Calls for Entries for “2015 Winter Exhibition” – Deadline Jan. 17, 2015

November 29, 2014


The Mooresville Artist Guild in Mooresville, NC, is calling for entries for the “2015 Winter Exhibition,” sponsored by Lake Country Gallery, to be held on Jan. 20 through Feb, 26, 2015, at the Depot Gallery in downtown Mooresville. The opening reception for this show is Jan. 23, 2015 from 6-8pm.  The artists, families, friends and the public are invited to attend.

Artists age 18 and up may submit up to a total of three entries multiple categories. The entry fee is $25 for members in good standing and $40 for non members, and there will be cash awards. This is a juried show, so not all work will be accepted. Intake will be Friday, Jan. 16 and Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, from 1-5pm. Declined work must be picked up Wednesday, Jan. 21 and Thursday, Jan. 22 from 12-5pm.

For further info call 704/663-6661 or visit (

Mooresville Arts in Mooresville, NC, Calls for Entries for Artoberfest – Deadline is Sept. 27, 2014

July 29, 2014

The Mooresville Arts in downtown Mooresville, NC, announces a call for artists for its’ upcoming judged competition and art show, “Artoberfest”. This popular and continuously growing exhibit is, again, proudly sponsored by Speedball Art Products, located in Statesville, NC. Cash prizes will be awarded in four categories, plus separate awards will be given to artwork made with Speedball products.

Friday, Sept. 26, from 1-5pm and Saturday, Sept, 27, from    1-5pm

Tuesday, Sept. 30 – Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

Saturday, Nov. 1, from 1-5pm and Sunday, Nov. 2, from 1-4pm

Friday, Oct. 10, from 6-8pm . Award presentation at 6:30pm

Additional information and a complete show prospectus are available at ( or a copy can be picked up at:

Mooresville Arts Depot, 103 West Center Ave., Mooresville, NC 28115.

For additional information and questions e-mail Shelly Zulli, Artoberfest Chairperson at ( or call 704/663-6661