Festival of the Cranes Art Exhibition
January 8 - February 22Free
This annual juried Festival of the Cranes Art Exhibit in our Walking Gallery is held in conjunction with the Friends of Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge Association’s annual Festival of the Cranes, which will take place January 12-14 in Decatur, Alabama.
ACA Special weekend hours:
Saturday, January 13 – 9:00 am to 4:30 pm
Sunday, January 14 – 9:00 am to 4:30 pm
The exhibit will be free and open to the public.
All students, faculty, staff, adjuncts, and alumni of Athens State University, Calhoun Community College, and the Alabama Center for the Arts were eligible to enter the juried show. 49 pieces of artwork by 24 artists will be featured in the show. All pieces of artwork featured in the exhibit were inspired by nature, whooping cranes, sandhill cranes, and other nature-related subjects.
For more information about the 2024 Festival of the Cranes, please visit https://www.friendsofwheelernwr.org/foc-2024 or the Festival of the Cranes Facebook page, Festival of the Cranes at Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge.