MPAG Sponsored Exhibitions
2020 TOWNE CENTER ARTFEST
(Cancelled due to COVID-19)
The annual ArtFest is held each March under a tent at the Town Center Mall in Mt. Pleasant.
Members are usually able to enter two works for exhibition and sale. The event is a judged show with a local certified art judge presiding. Ribbons are awarded for Best in Show, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places, the Roberta Smith Watterson Watercolor Award, Photography, Mixed Media, Watercolor, and the Peoples' Choice award. In addition, six Honorable Mention Awards are given.
Framing and hanging specifications are required. Only original fine art may be exhibited. Specific details for submission of entries can be found on the Call for Entries form.
2020 BLESSING OF THE FLEET
(June 28. 2020)
The 32st Annual Blessing of the Fleet event takes place at Waterfront Park (under the Ravenel Bridge) in June (rescheduled from April due to COVID-19). Artists may display one or two works to be judged. Work may also be offered for sale.
Cash prizes are awarded for Best of Show, Ist, 2nd and 3rd places. Cash prizes are awarded for the Roberta Smith Watterson--Watercolor award, and the Reni Gardner--Acrylic/Mixed Media award. In addition, numerous
Honorable Mention awards are given.