The Mobile Arts Council and Wind Creek Hospitality are proud to present this year’s Artys. The Artys is an annual awards program that celebrates the important contributions that individuals, groups and businesses make to the Mobile cultural community in 11 different categories. The winners of each category will be announced at the event and presented with the limited edition award designed by Susie Bowman, owner of the Kiln Studio and Gallery.
The Oscar-style awards event will take place Friday, January 27th at 7:00 p.m. at the Alabama Contemporary Art Center, 301 Conti St., Mobile, Ala. 36602. Attendees will enjoy food, drinks and entertainment from the Tyler Mac Band and Venardos Circus while celebrating the arts. Tickets are $30 in advance/$35 at the door and can be purchased in-person at the Mobile Arts Council or online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2581592
The 2016 Artys is projected to be the most memorable to date and tickets are expected to sell out. The event is made possible by the generous sponsorships of Wind Creek Hospitality, the Jake Peavy Foundation, the Hargrove Foundation, Alabama Contemporary Art Center, Devin Ford Photography, Teague Branding Strategies, Soul Kitchen, The Southern Rambler, Smith’s Catering, Bottles Up Mobile, Gulf Distributing Co., Alabama Public Radio and Threaded Fasteners, Inc.