The Georgetown Art Center and the Georgetown Public Library are the locations for the 2015 Art Hop exhibit. Now in its eighth year, the Art Hop is a statewide arts competition that celebrates Texas artists. Hundreds of artists from 71 cities across Texas entered works in the competition; 150 works of art from 112 artists were selected to be exhibited in the show.
The competition categories include 2D Abstract, 2D Representational, 3D, Photography, and Printmaking. The 2015 Art Hop Judge Panel includes Fidéncio Duran, Claude Van Lingen, Jason Makepeace, Donna De Cesare, and Lynwood Kreneck.
An artist reception and awards ceremony will be held on Sunday, Oct. 4, from 2-5, and is free and open to the public. The progressive reception will take place at both the Georgetown Art Center and at the Georgetown Public Library in sequence:
Georgetown Public Library 2-3:15 pm
Georgetown Art Center opens 3:15-5 pm, with awards given at 3:45
The exhibit is free and open to the public, and will run at both locations through Oct. 30. The Georgetown Art Center is at 816 South Main Street, and the Georgetown Public Library is at 402 West 8th Street. For more information, visit georgetownartcentertx.org.