Active Artist Call: Art at the Avenue 2024

SCAA Staff

Call for Artists–  Art at The Avenue West Cobb,     2024 national juried invitational exhibit

Register Now. CAFE Registration Entry Deadline: JUNE 14, 2024

The South Cobb Arts Alliance (SCAA) is pleased to announce a national juried invitation to artists for its 2024 Juried Exhibition – Art at the Avenue featuring all types of genre, medium, style, and technique in arts and to be held at a unique 10,500 sq ft exhibit space at The Avenue West Cobb, Marietta, Georgia and open to the public beginning July 13, 2024.

REGISTRATION OPEN UNTIL June 14, 2024 at the CaFE website.

Please note before you begin your registration that:

  • Artwork in this juried invitation must be delivered in person for this exhibit.  No shipments will be accepted.
  • Artwork must be for sale. Selling price will include 25% commission, so please price your work accordingly.
  • The nonrefundable entry fee is $45 for up to 4 images.

Entry requirements

  • For image submission requirements, please follow Café guidelines.
  • Art work must not have been included in the 2023 exhibit.
  • The Art at the Avenue Exhibit-All work must be original and owned by the artist with any references to be from the artist’s owned materials or with permission granted from the photographer. No artwork submitted shall be produced in a class.
  • Size and weight of work:  2-D art work must be no more than 60 inches on longest side and up to 60 lb. Free standing 3-D art work must fit through a retail front door – 40×70 inches.
  • If work needs installation, the artist must provide all necessary components and tools.
  • Artwork will remain in the gallery until the end of the exhibit unless it’s sold.
  • Your work must be wired and ready to hang –  Saw Tooth hangers, single D-rings, single-nail clips, adhesive or clip frames are NOT accepted.
  • Accepted artwork must be delivered on the delivery dates/location which will be included in the acceptance email.
  • SCAA reserves the right to use any image for publicity purposes. The copyright remains with the photographer.
  • No changes to submissions – title, price, etc. – will be accepted after submission is complete.
  • Invited work must be labeled with: Artist’s name, Title of artwork, Price, Telephone, eMail.
  • Please review SCAA Artist Agreement for additional details.

Open to all residents of the USA 18 and older.  Email Notifications will be sent on or about June 21, 2024 to indicate whether your work is invited into the exhibit or not. The notification will also include location and dates/times for delivery and pickup.

Awards: Awards include $500 First Prize, $300 Second Prize, $150 Third Prize. Awards will be given at the discretion of, and as designated by, the juror and the juror’s decision is final.  Exhibit Reception: Saturday July 20, 2024.

Juror and Judge – Will be announced with the acceptance notification.

Location: The Avenue West Cobb  (The Avenue West Cobb ::: Marietta ::: GA) is an open-air lifestyle shopping center in Marietta, located at 3625 Dallas Highway, Marietta, GA 30064 and has an estimated annual foot traffic of 2.5-3 million. The venue is a large open space with smaller rooms to accommodate a gift shop and interactive community events. Located 15 miles northwest of Atlanta, the location features an open-air, pedestrian friendly setting with a unique mix of retailers and restaurants to encourage guests to stroll, relax and stay awhile. The Art at the Avenue 2024 will be in a 10,500 sq ft space.

Events: Events within the Juried Exhibit: Art makes our communities stronger.  SCAA is celebrating 52 years of art inspirations. Events in planning will include collaborative music and performing arts presentations  Additionally, a Student artwork juried competition for Middle and High Schools will be included in the Art at the Avenue 2024 with a Student Emerging Artists display.

Artisan Marker: A market will feature additional opportunities to purchase art from the juried artists as well as some local fine artists and crafters not included in the main juried exhibit. Application should indicate if the invited artist would like to participate in the Artisan Market opportunity.

More detailed information and artist registration online at Cafe registration page.  Please note before you begin your registration that artwork in this juried invitation must be delivered in person for this exhibit. No shipments will be accepted.

Contact SCAA for more information.

     May 20, 2024 - June 14, 2024
     8:00 AM - 6:00 PM


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Venue Phone: (678) 594-6738

3625 Dallas Highway, Suite 830, Marietta, Georgia, 30064, United States

Expired Children’s Book Reading to celebrate Nature’s Generosity Art Exhibit

SCAA Staff

Blending the Arts:  Nature Photography and Children’s Book Reading Activities: 

Events for Children to connect Reading about bears, bees, and garden walks to the current Nature’s Generosity Exhibit on artwork of 90 wildlife photography pieces from 45 national photographers on display until October 1, 2023.  Registration required at North Cobb Regional Library for two of the three Children activities; see link below for information.

SCAA is honored to have the North Cobb Regional Library host these 3 Local Authors Exhibition as a part of the current Nature’s Generosity Traveling Photography Exhibition currently on display at the North Cobb Library. Partners for this special event include Cobb Library Foundation, South Cobb Arts Alliance, Wilderness Photography Foundation, and Marietta Woman’s Club.

September 21 to October 6,  local authors Merissa and Miles DavisButterpup and the Great Garden Race book series in partnership with the Marietta Woman’s Club is featured in the Library’s Garden as an outdoor reading Garden Walk event.

September 25 from 1-1:45 with  local author Anna DeStefano who will be reading from her book Baby Bear’s GREAT Day. Activities and snacks will be provided. Recommended for preK and early elementary. Register for this book reading at this North Cobb Regional Library link.

September 25 from 2-2:45 with local author Joanne Telcide-Bryant who will be reading from her book I’m Just Dying to Be Queen Bee. Activities and snacks will be provided. Recommended for elementary and middle grades. Register for this book reading at this North Cobb Regional Library link.


Experience the exception photography of the nature through the arts of reading and photography during this exhibit.

  • Children's Reading Events
     September 25, 2023 - October 7, 2023
     1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Venue Phone: (770) 801-5320

Venue Website:

3535 Old 41 Highway, Kennesaw, GA, Georgia, 30144, United States


SCAA Staff


Creativity put to good use instructing the art of art to members of our communities.

Creative Art Classes need Creative Art, Music, or Performing Art Instructors.

Join our team of instructors for the upcoming scheduling of 2024 classes at our Powder Springs location. Classes for both children as well as adults.

For more information, contact us and an SCAA volunteer will respond.

Over 52 years of bringing Art to our communities.  SCAA is an all volunteer supported arts nonprofit organization.

Thank you.


  • Call for SCAA Art Instructors
     March 13, 2024 - May 31, 2024
     8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Venue Phone: 864-571-0597

3899 Brownsville Road, Powder Springs, Georgia, 30127, United States