Area Artist Showcase & Vendor Pop-Up Shop On July 19

The Savannah Convention Center is pleased to announce the Opening of our Artist Showcase, a group exhibition of artworks featuring local artists, and Vendor Pop-Up Shop. The Artist Showcase is free to tour and will run July 19, 2018- December 7, 2018, with an opening reception July 19th from 5p.m. – 7p.m which includes a Pop-Up Shop with local vendors. This is a free event, parking and light hors d’Ouevres will be provided by the Savannah Convention Center, there will be a cash bar as well.

Over 20 local artists are being featured in the Artist Showcase. Each artist had their own style, techniques, and media of choice. The Savannah Convention Center Artist Showcase also features permanent exhibits of works from the partnership between the Children’s Hospital at Memorial Health and the Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Coastal Empire. This program is named Carts with HeART, and features artworks made by children and families of the Ronald Mc- Donald House Charities of the Coastal Empire in partnership with the Savannah Children’s Museum. Another permanent exhibit includes a well- known Savannahian Robert Morris who’s locally inspired artworks are being featured overlooking the Savannah River. The artworks will be on display through December 7, 2018, when the Savannah Convention Center is open to the public or by appointment.

In addition to the amazing Artist Showcase, Savannah Convention Center will also host some of the areas most loved businesses for a Pop-Up Shop! The Pop-Up Shop will include local names like Mamie Ruth, Capital Bee Company, Salt & Shore Company, Ghost Coast Distillery, and 13 Secrets. This is a firsttime event for the Savannah Convention Center and they are excited to extend their showcase to include more portions of the Savannah Community. Music will be offered for the night of the Showcase by local band, Draucker, and a yoga class will be offered by Otium Studios from 6:15pm-7pm on the front lawn of the Savannah Convention Center for anyone who wants to join. Please bring a mat to join the yoga class.

For additional information, to make an appointment, or to have your artwork featured in our next showcase please contact Cate Cox, 912.447.4033 email or visit our website or social media for more information.

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