Selected Community Events
3rd Annual Mural City Artwalk
Foster St. Downtown Dothan
Cost? = Free
The 3rd Annual Mural City Artwalk will be held on March 5, 2016. The event will be from 10am to 5 pm in Downtown Dothan on Foster St., and will be free to the public. There will be activities for all ages as well as live music, great food, and amazing art!
This years artwalk will not only be fantastic place to admire and buy works from your favorite local talent but will also be a juried art show for anyone wishing to compete. A juried show means that artists will submit pieces of work to be judged and winners will be selected to receive great prizes. It is not required to be apart of the juried exhibition, all artists are welcome to come show off their work and even sell some if they would like.
All artists and vendors as well as sponsors and runners wanting to participate in the 5k can sign up through our webpage www. MuralCityArtwalk.com. Artist fee to sign up is $75 until Nov. 30 $100 from Dec1 - Jan. 1 and $150 from Jan. 2 to March 5. So sign up soon!
Feb. 13 – Mar. 29 – Museum of Fine Arts, Opening Ceremony
Museum of Fine Arts at Florida State University
Feb. 13 – Mar. 29 – Museum of Fine Arts, Opening Ceremony Feb. 13, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.; regular hours: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (M-F) and 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. (Sat-Sun), Museum of Fine Arts at Florida State University: free.
Kurt Piehler’s WWII Institute Exhibition “The Human Experience” will feature photographs, images, artwork and letters that document the war. Special events include the World War II Writer’s Weekend, as well as a reading of the unpublished love letters of the World War II generation by Florida State student-veterans.
Patrick Rowe will showcase his collection of Pulitzer Prize-winning author Bill Mauldin editorial cartoons and WWII propaganda posters and flags. The collection includes historical flags, unusual memorabilia, paintings, drawings and prints.