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Join the Friends of African American Arts

An active Telfair Museums Membership is required for eligibility to join/renew our Member Groups.

Select a level below to join or renew your FAAA membership:

$25 Individual »

$35 Dual »

Friends of African American Arts, or FAAA, is a member group of people across genders, ethnicities, and ages brought together by their appreciation of the artistic and cultural contributions of African Americans. Art can be instrumental in shaping the tone and nature of intercultural relations. FAAA has a diverse membership, which enjoys social and cultural activities that allow participants to expand their personal networks while experiencing the remarkable cultural landscape the Southeast has to offer. By participating in FAAA events, you are adding value to your Telfair Museums experience.

Friends of African American Arts

2021 Small Works Exhibition

Jepson Center – Morrison Community Gallery

September 23–November 19, 2021

Artist members of FAAA are invited to submit work for the FAAA Small Works exhibition.

Eligibility:

Artist 18 years or older. You must be a current member of BOTH Telfair Museums and FAAA to participate in the exhibition.

To check your membership status, please contact Calli Laundré at 912-790-8807 or laundrec@telfair.org.

Artists must be available to drop off and pick up work in person. The museum will not ship works.

Work accepted: Original small works in any media including painting, photography, printmaking, drawing, digitally created prints, small sculpture, video. Only one work per artist will be exhibited.

Size limitation: Submitted works must be no larger than 24 inches tall and/or 24 inches wide. Due to space constraints, the museum will only be able to accommodate a small number of three-dimensional works.

Preparation: Two dimensional works must be professionally matted and framed, or otherwise finished and ready to hang with hardware attached.

Sales: Works of art in the exhibition are not for sale. The museum can provide contact information for artists to individuals wanting to purchase work.
Please note: Telfair Museums reserves the right not to exhibit works deemed inappropriate for all audiences, infringe on other copyrighted images, or works that exceed the size limitations of the exhibition.
This is not a juried exhibition – one work submitted by each artist will be included, space permitting.
Application Form

Important Dates

JUL 1 – SEP 10 – Call For Entries

SEP 10 – Entry Closed

SEP 17 – Drop off Date

SEP 23 – Works Installed

SEP 24 – NOV 19 – Exhibition

SEP 30, 6-8pm – Open Reception & Lawrence Lecture

NOV 22 – 29 – Pick Up Date

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FAAA Candle Making Workshop

December 4 at 5pm7pm
Join FAAA for a candle making workshop with Elondia Harden of Elonwick Candles.
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PO Box 10081
Savannah, GA 31412
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