By MEG HERNDON | Staff Writer
COLUMBIANA – The Shelby County Arts Council will open its 2022 Adult Juried Art Exhibit gallery on Thursday, Jan. 6 from 6-8 p.m.
The free exhibit, which will be open until Thursday, Feb. 3, is comprised of art that was submitted by artists from across the state. The art show’s juror, Terry Strickland, a realistic, contemporary figure painter, determined which pieces of art made it in to the show and which did not.
On the opening night of the gallery, winners will be announced for “Best in” for each artwork category as well as a winner for “Best in Show”.
Artwork categories include: drawing, painting, photography, 3D and mixed media.
Winners of the “Best in” categories will win $250 each and the “Best in Show” winner will receive a $750 cash prize.
The Shelby County Arts Council is also accepting submissions for its