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Expressions 2019 Opens May 17 at Piedmont Arts

More than 100 regional artists will exhibit work in Expressions 2019, an open-entry exhibit on display May 18 – July 19, 2019 at Piedmont Arts.

Presented annually by the museum and Lynwood Artists, Expressions is a judged exhibition that awards artists with prizes in seven entry categories, as well as purchase awards, the Lynwood Artists Award and Best In Show. This year’s exhibition is judged by Jeff Liverman, executive director of Floyd Center for the Arts in Floyd, Virginia.

King’s Grant, Lynwood Artists and Piedmont Arts will host an Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony in honor of Expressions 2019 on Friday, May 17, 2019 from 6 – 8 pm at the museum. The awards ceremony will begin at 7 pm. Complimentary wine and light refreshments will be served. Please RSVP attendance by calling 276.632.3221 or online at

Artists interested in entering Expressions 2019 should submit their work at Piedmont Arts on Saturday, May 4, 2019 between 10 am – 2 pm. Before entering work, all artists should review the Expressions 2019 entry form with rules and important information about the entry process. Entry forms are available at Piedmont Arts and online at