ArtPop winners announced

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

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.