Free Masterclass open all 1st year students and above to be held with AILEY II at NAvassa Community ...February 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Annual Meet, Greet & Share Round Tables at the February 6 Art League of Leland Meeting The Art ...February 6 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Mission of the Brunswick Arts Council is to support, sustain, enhance and cultivate the arts in Brunswick County making cultural events, arts education and appreciation of the arts available to the diverse range of county residents..
History of The Brunswick Arts Council
Victor and Jeanne Gerloven, natives of Brooklyn, NY, dedicated their lives to art and education. For over 55 years, Victor taught art at the high school and college level; and after retiring to Brunswick County, he continued to teach art through the Associated Artists of Southport program for adults.
He received the N.C. Governor’s Award for Volunteerism and for over a decade tirelessly led the Brunswick Arts Council as president, while Jeanne, a retired Assistant Dean of the School of General Studies at Brooklyn College, New York City, served as the Council’s Secretary.
As a result of their diligent work, the BAC became the respected organization that it is today. Through the various programs to all the in the community, and assists and encourages local artists in achieving their lifelong goals.
2019-2020 BAC Board Members:
Executive Director: Mary Beth Livers
Larry Johnson – President
Connie Enis – Vice-President
Cindy Hewett – Treasurer
Vacant – Secretary
Board of Directors:
Syndee Moore – Legal Counsel
JoAnn Staat – Visual Arts – Fall Art Show
Connie Enis – Student Arts Education
Larry Johnson – Programming/ Performing Arts
Mari-Lou Wong Chong & Yvette Gosline – Multicultural Programs
Mary Beth Livers – Grants & Development
Susan Powell & Mary Beth Livers – Marketing/Public Relations
Cindy Hewett & Connie Enis- Membership
Randy Jones – Arts Ambassadors
Lee Selbe & Caroline Bailey – Golf Tournament 2020
Ann McMath & Sydnee Moore – Run for the Arts 2020
Sydnee Moore – Website & Legal Counsel
Past Presidents: Barb McFall, Jeanette Serrents, Gary Halberstat
Recording Secretary: Caroline Bailey