LoDa ArtWalk celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month and the Halloween season at Spooky Walk on Friday, October 8th! This event will highlight creatives within our community, including visual artists, musical performers, and local restaurants with a festive twist. Costumes encouraged! Visit Cathedral Square and celebrate Mobile Latin Fest (presented by City of Mobile Parks & Recreation)…

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View additional past LoDa ArtWalk albums here!

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17th Annual Award Unveiled

THE ARTYS // About the Award & Artist Mobile Arts Council has unveiled the newest design, and artist behind it, for their annual Arty award. Mixed media artist Mary Elizabeth Kimbrough was commissioned to create the newest addition to the Arty lineup. The colorful design features painting and collage, and incorporates flora and fauna of…

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Throwdown Artists Wanted!

Now in its 10th year, The Throwdown is the Mobile Arts Council’s (MAC’s) largest annual fundraiser. The Throwdown consists of a live art competition between some of Mobile’s finest local artists, an all-inclusive silent auction, live music, and more. Each year, five artists are chosen to be our official Throwdown competitors (one being the previous year’s…

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City of Mobile, Mobile Arts Council seeking proposals for Hall of Fame Courtyard

Mobile, Ala – The City of Mobile and the Mobile Arts Council are calling on interested artists and architects to submit early concepts for a project that will commemorate Mobile’s local sports icons. Earlier this year, Mobile Mayor Stimpson announced plans to establish a “Hall of Fame Courtyard” near the Mobile Convention Center and Cooper Riverside Park to…

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Mobile Music Summit

The Mobile Music Summit will feature three speakers representative of different aspects of the music industry! Stan Foster (Professional Musician, Rollin’ in the Hay), Marq Dean (Entertainment Business, Recruitment & Sales), and Wendy Day (Founder of Rap Coalition) will share their experiences and helpful tips relating to Music Business throughout the day. This informational workshop…

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May Parade Squirrel Soiree

The City of Mobile has organized a special parade to be held next Friday, May 21st at 6:30 p.m. on Modified Route A. Before the parade begins, please consider joining us for the Mystic SOB’s May Parade Squirrel Soiree on from 4 to 6 p.m. at the gallery – including an open bar, appetizers, and…

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FESTIVAL OF QUILTS 2021

“Back to Traditions’’ Sponsored by Azalea City Quilters’ Guild This physical event, originally scheduled for August 20-21, is now CANCELLED. However, tickets for the Opportunity Quilt are still available online through December 1st! “Nature’s Beauty” Our 2021 Opportunity Quilt (pictured below) made by Guild Members with nature’s color pallet and exquisitely quilted by Ramona Thompson is anxiously waiting…

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#GivingMobileArt

GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Over the past seven years, it has grown into a global movement that inspires hundreds of millions of people to give, collaborate, and celebrate generosity. Help us by #GivingMobileArt for #GivingTuesday! Any contribution you make will make…

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Bienville Oaks: Artists Wanted for Fallen Trees

Apply online through the application to be eligible for a piece of wood from the fallen Bienville oaks. The information provided will be used to determine the artistic merit of those interested and help us determine how to divide the salvageable wood from Bienville Square. This application will close after Tuesday, December 1st, and we…

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