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REGIONAL ART EXHIBITION

The Dogwood Arts Regional Art Exhibition showcases fine art of all kinds from emerging and established artists throughout our region. The juried exhibition takes place annually in June at the  Emporium Center in Downtown Knoxville. An independent juror with significant ties to local, regional and national creative culture reviews each application, selects the participants, and awards over $2,000 to participating artists. ​

Artworks must have been completed in the last two years (by artists 18 years of age and older) that permanently live within 500 miles of Downtown Knoxville. Please read the Prospectus for more information.

2022 EXHIBITION CALENDAR:

  • February 7, 2022: Application Available ($15 Fee - 100% of Your Fee Covers Award Monies)

  • April 3, 2022: Application Deadline 

  • May 31, 2022: Artwork must be delivered to the Emporium Center 

  • June 3-24, 2022: Exhibition Dates

  • June 3, 2022 Exhibition Opening & Award Ceremony 5:00-9:00pm at the Emporium Center

  • June 27, 2022: Work must be picked up at the Emporium Center by 5:00pm

2021 REGIONAL ART EXHIBITION

 

The 2021 Regional Art Exhibition showcased fine art of all kinds from emerging and established artists throughout our region. The juried exhibition was on display in the upper gallery at the Emporium Center in Downtown Knoxville from June 4-25, 2021. 

The exhibition was juried by Althea Murphy-Price. Murphy-Price began her studies in Fine Art at Spelman College before receiving her Master of Arts in Printmaking and Painting from Purdue University and later studying at the Tyler School of Art, Temple University where she earned her Master of Fine Arts. Her artwork has been shown widely throughout the country as well as international cities in Spain, China, Japan, Italy and Sweden. Her writings and work have been featured in such publications as Art Papers Magazine, CAA Reviews, Contemporary Impressions Journal, Art in Print, Printmaking: A Complete Guide to Materials and Process, and Printmakers Today. Visit her website: https://www.altheamurphyprice.com/