Save -A- Vet News & Events

Hello Local Artists, On November 6th, Save A Vet Now, a local non-profit dedicated to veteran suicide awareness and prevention, will hold its Artwork Can Save A Vet Fundraiser to benefit its Veterans…


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The NEA Big Read Cape Fear

Thank you for your interest in The Big READ: Cape Fear.   Brunswick Arts Council is pleased to be the partner in this brand new project with 3 counties working together under an NEA Grant. Each year…


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Spark the Arts Luncheon & Roundtable November 5th, 2021

Come Network with us- artists, businesses, galleries, teachers, arts-supporters, community & tourism groups and more are welcome! Spark the Arts is an awareness campaign designed to inspire…


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Solstice By The Sea Festival

Please enjoy the videos from our 2021 Solstice by the SEA Festival https://brunswickartscouncil.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/highlights-final_.mp4…


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Golden Pineapple Winner

President Dana King accepting the "Golden Pineapple Award" from Southport- Oak Island Chamber Executive Vice President Karen Sphar, August 18th, 2021.  See the news here: Pineapple Award To nominate…


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ART CONTEST: Brunswick County encourages youth to imagine their neighborhood in 2040

Brunswick County students heard our call.  See the results of the Blueprint Brunswick 2040 Art Contest. LINK:   Blueprint Brunswick 2040 Youth Art Contest Winners - Final   Blueprint Brunswick…


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Brunswick Arts Council Announces $31,401.00 in Grassroots Grant Awards for Brunswick County

The Brunswick Arts Council is pleased to announce $31,401.00 in awards to Brunswick County arts organizations and businesses through the North Carolina Arts Council’s Grassroots grants. The North…


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Brunswick Arts Council Announces Reimbursement Awards For North Carolina Cares for the Arts Grants

Brunswick Arts Council is pleased to announce $163,737.36 in awards to Brunswick County arts organizations and businesses through the North Carolina CARES for Arts grants. The North Carolina General…


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Janus Literary Story Prize

Judged by Janus Literary editors, entries for the Janus Literary Spring Story Prize will open October 14, 2020. Submission deadline is 11:59PM EST, December 16, 2020. Prize winners will be announced…


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3rd Annual Artisan Holiday Market at Mayfaire (Call for NC Artists)

Call for Artists (North Carolina Only) We are happy to announce our third annual holiday market at Mayfaire. The application process is now open. The market will be open 7 days a week from November…


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For Immediate Release: Brunswick Arts Council Accepting Applications for North Carolina Cares for Arts Grants

Brunswick Arts Council is now accepting applications for North Carolina CARES for Arts grants through November 9, 2020.  ​ ​The North Carolina General Assembly designated $9.4 million federal CARES…


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NC Cares for the Arts

North Carolina CARES for Arts Grants will provide aid to arts groups impacted by the pandemic NC Cares for Arts Grant Deadline November 9, 2020 As part of the state’s spending plan for federal…


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20th Annual BAC Fall Art Show

We are pleased to showcase the creativity of our  local Brunswick County Artists  at the 20th Annual BAC Fall Art Show.  Come see the two and three dimensional works - many of which are for sale.…


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Got Talent?

ARTIST CALL for  WINTERFEST & BAC's PERFORMANCE SHOWCASE Completed submissions are due by November 6, 2020.  Are you a Brunswick County resident? Performers of all ages - send us your best…


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August 2020 Newsletter

BAC Grassroots Grant Deadline Aug 31, 2020 The Brunswick Arts Council is now accepting applications for NC Arts Council Grassroots Arts Program subgrants through…


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Meet the Artist: Tina Smith

Tina Smith started writing in earnest when she was around twelve years. Around that time she began to have trouble understanding the world around her, trouble processing the meaning of things. So,…


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2020-2021 BAC Grassroots Grants deadline extended

The Brunswick Arts Council is now accepting applications for NC Arts Council Grassroots Arts Program subgrants through August 31, 2020. Funding priority is given to qualified arts organizations,…


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Literary Workshop Healing Grief through Poetry with Phillip Shabazz

Join us for this workshop on August 11 at Shallotte Senior Resources Center (3620 Express Drive). 10 AM -3 pm. Lunch will be provided $25 BAC member/$40 non-member. Limit 8 people.  masks will be…


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