March 26, 2020
Join Us As We…
Postponing ArtFields was a very difficult decision for us as we are well aware of the benefit it brings to artists, attendees, and the town of Lake City. As soon as we’re able to safely hold our event, we’ll look towards getting it back on the calendar. In the meantime, however, we’re bringing the energy and spirit […]
March 17, 2020
ArtFields Postponed Until Further Notice
The ArtFields Collective is actively monitoring the progression of the coronavirus pandemic. In light of this global outbreak, we must do our part to protect not only our beloved community of Lake City, but also the greater Southeastern community at large. The safety of ArtFields’ guests and participants is always our number one priority. We believe it is our […]
February 21, 2020
Q & A with Jamey Grimes
In Formicarium, plastic surfaces accumulate to form tunnels of light and shadow. Colors change over time, dynamically shifting the viewer’s interpretation of depth and form. A formicarium is a technical term for an ant farm. In this installation, the Jones-Carter gallery is transformed into a box full of tunnels, to be explored by humans, rather […]
February 20, 2020
ArtFields 2020 Group Tour Registration Now Open!
ArtFields is right around the corner and we can’t wait for you to experience the eighth year of the South’s largest art event! To showcase the city and provide your group with a behind-the-scenes look at the revitalization, adult group tours will be offered. To register your group for a tour, click HERE. For more information […]
February 12, 2020
Join us as we #CelebrateSouthernArt
Join us on February 17 as we #CelebrateSouthernArt Here at Lake City ArtFields Collective, we exist to shine a light on artists across the Southeast, elevating their voice through art and awarding them the opportunity to expand their craft through competition. And in over half a century since Southern art was first recognized as a distinct genre in […]
February 4, 2020
2020 Portrait Contest Applications Now Open!
Applications for the eighth annual ArtFields Portrait Contest are officially open through March 6th, 2020. Artists will compete for Best in Show and over $3,000 in cash prizes while painting live portraits. To apply, you’ll need basic contact information, a portfolio of work, and the submission fee of $25. Click here to apply via ArtBooth through […]
January 22, 2020
2020 ArtFields Jr. Applications Open Through Feb. 13!
Calling all SC student-artists! Our ArtFields Jr. applications are open once again and we can’t wait to see your artwork! This statewide competition provides the opportunity for young artists from South Carolina to be recognized and rewarded for their work. From now through February 13, 2020, SC student-artists in grades 1-12 who are 18 years old or younger […]
January 16, 2020
2020 Makers Market Applications Now Open!
From fine art to unique hand-crafted goods and objects, the Makers Market will showcase the work of Southeastern artists and artisans. Visitors will have the opportunity to interact with the makers and purchase their creations. Makers Market will take place during the first weekend of ArtFields 2020 on Saturday, April 25 – Sunday, April 26, […]
December 1, 2019
Crossroads Gallery Now Open!
Crossroads Gallery is the third permanent gallery space in Lake City, SC and will offer year round exhibition of the ArtFields collection. This collection is comprised of winning artwork from previous years of ArtFields, an annual art competition that started in 2013. Each year, artwork is added and a selection of the winners will rotate […]
October 16, 2019
ArtFields honors local Southeastern artists, calls for Kentuckians
By Kristina Rosen, click here to read in Ace Weekly. Calling all local Kentucky-based artists, ArtFields is now accepting applications for its 2020 Southeastern art competition through November 1. For those who are unfamiliar, ArtFields is an annual art competition that began in 2013 with one simple goal: honor Southeastern artists. For nine days each […]