Calendar of Events and Exhibits

Darryll Acuff and Clark Miller enjoying that ole time Appalachian music  Art ctr tea 064

  Nancy Webb and Bobbie Messina at the tie dye t-shirt tent  004

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         FOUNTAIN CITY ART CENTER   CALENDAR  2017-2018

213 Hotel Avenue; Knoxville, TN 37918; (865)357-2787; swilliamsFCAC2018@gmail.com;

Hours: Tu, Th: 9-5; W, F: 10-5; Saturdays: 9-1; www.fountaincityartcenter.com

     Note: Weather closings follow Knox Co. Schools’decisions.

Holidays 2017 -2018                 Special Events  2017

                                                           – Dec. 2 – 14: handmade gifts

                                                                         -Dec. 4:  Guild Dinner

                                                 – Dec. 9: LeGrand Holiday Concert

Dec. 18, 2017 – Jan. 2, 2018                                       

Holidays 2018

– Jan. 15: Martin Luther King Day                            

– May 28: Memorial Day                                            

– July 4: Independence Day

– Sept. 3: Labor Day                                    

 – Nov. 21- Nov. 26, Thanksgiving Holidays

– Dec. 17, 2018 – Jan. 5, 2019, Christmas & Hanukkah, New Year’s Eve                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              


  FCAC Art Exhibitions, Contests, & Concerts Schedule 2017-2018
Exhibit Receptions are usually held 6:30-8:00 PM on Fridays
  • November 10, 2017 – January 4, 2018 : Fountain City Art Guild Holiday Show & Sale; Reception: Nov. 10, 2017. Also showing:  “Smoky Mountain Firecrackers,” displaying jewelry made by the Firecrackers, esp. handmade  lampwork  beads. Reception for both shows: Nov. 10, 2017
  • January 12, 2018 – March 1, 2018: Annual FCAC Theme Show:  “America: Its Land, Its People,” open to all artists. (Guidelines and applications available on website.) Reception: Friday, January 12; awards announced at 7:00 PM
  • March 9 – April 5, 2018: ”Southern Appalachian Nature Photography and the Knoxville  Book  Arts Guild”; Also showing: Mary Baumgartner’s Wonderful World of Watercolor student artwork. Reception for both: March 9, 2018, 6:30–8:00 PM
  • April 11 – April 19, 2018: An exhibit of artwork by Central High School National Arts Honor Society students; (Work will be hung Wed., April 11.) Reception: Thursday, April 19, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM. (Students take work after reception.)
  • April 27 – May 31, 2018: “Fountain City Art Guild Spring Show and Sale; Reception: April 27, 6:30 – 8:00 PM
  • June 8 – July 5, 2018: “FCAC 13th Annual Open Show;”  Reception: June 8, 6:30 – 8:00 PM
  •  July 13 – August 9, 2018: “FCAC Open Photography Exhibit;” Reception: July 13, 6:30 – 8:00 PM
  • August 17 – September 20, 2018: FCAC 10th Annual Members’ Show; Reception: August 17, 6:30 – 8:00 PM.
  • September 28 – November 1, 2018: KWS; Reception: September 28, 6:30 – 8:00 PM
  • November 9, 2018 – January 3, 2019: “Fountain City Art Guild Holiday Show and Sale; Reception: November 9, 6:30 – 8:00 PM  

Friday, Date TBA, 2018 or 2019: Aleex Conner’s one-woman exhibit of oils in the Impressionists’ style. Reception: 6 PM – 8 PM; Aleex Conner will be sponsoring the exhibit. The works not sold during the reception will be displayed in the music studio’s piano and reception for about one month.

UPDATED: 11-28-2017