Joel Norris and Jennifer Richardson, of Murfreesboro, Tenn., won the 2019 AMA ChalkFest Best of Show Award for professional chalk artists with their take on Roy Lichtenstein’s Drowning Girl. Artists will be asked to reimagine Renaissance and Baroque masterworks in the upcoming AMA ChalkFest set for Saturday, Nov 13, 2021 in downtown Albany. (Photo: Albany Museum of Art/Jim Hendricks)
[June 8, 2021 – Albany, GA] ─ European Splendors, Renaissance and Baroque masterpieces that will be on exhibition at the Albany Museum of Art, will be the inspiration for works created by professional chalk artists at AMA ChalkFest on Nov 13, 2021. The AMA exhibition of masterworks from the Columbia Museum of Art’s Kress Collection opens Aug 26 and continues through Christmas.
[May 20, 2021 – Albany, GA] ─ Get ready for an autumn Saturday full of professional chalk art, live music and libations from around the state! AMA ChalkFest is returning to downtown Albany on Nov 13, 2021.
“We are pleased to announce that ChalkFest is returning as a live event in downtown Albany,” Mallory Black, co-chair of the Albany Museum of Art’s ChalkFest Committee, said. “We will have all the things everyone loved at our first two ChalkFest events—professional chalk artists creating unique artworks on the pavement, live music throughout the day, libations, food trucks and vendors.”