The Charleston Regional Alliance for the Arts and Adams Outdoor Advertising are excited to announce the five artists selected for the ArtPop Street Gallery. A selected work from each artist will be featured on billboards around the tri-county for one year.
The selected artists are:
- Barbara Duval
- Laura Dargan
- Sarah Buell Dowling
- Kate Hooray Osmond
- Janie Ball (Community Choice winner, selected by online vote)
To learn more about the artists and to see the selected works visit www.charlestonartsalliance.org/ArtPop.
A total of 88 area artists submitted more than 150 works for consideration. The winning artists and those eligible for Community Choice voting were selected by a panel of seven judges: Wendy Hickey (ArtPop); Stacy Huggins Geist (Redux Contemporary Art Center); Mark Sloan (The Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art); Brandon Sweeney (Adams Outdoor Advertising); Pam Wall (Gibbes Museum of Art); Geoff Yost (Annex Studios); and Cathryn Zommer (Enough Pie).
Wendy Hickey, founder of ArtPop, launched the initiative in 2014 in Charlotte, N.C. Charleston is now one of 14 cities for ArtPop Street Gallery.