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Art & Exhibitions

Glynn Visual Arts recently held their annual Fall Art Festival with the addition of a Merry Mermaid Parade. Read more

People & Places

Here it is once again, your Elegant Island Living Guide to the holidays in the Golden Isles. Once November arrives, holiday shopping opportunities and Christmas celebrations come fast and furious. Read more

Events

Crowned “Best Festival in the Southeast” at the Southeast Festival and Events Association’s Kaleidoscope Awards, the Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival has been featured in numerous publications, and has grown in popularity. Here’s 2019 info... Read more

Events

This year you have 3 chances to see the work of the Coastal Photographers’ Guild: “The Big Photo Show” at Glynn Visual Arts Center, “The Big Photo Show Too” at Butch Paxton Gallery in Bwk & the “Best of the Best” at Golden Isles Welcome Center SSI. Read more

Events

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Photos provided by ArtTrends Gallery

ArtTrends Gallery, an artist co-op on St. Simons Island operated by seven local fine art painters and two sculptors, recently held their 2nd Anniversary Celebration. More than 75 art lovers and gallery supporters attended the event. Read more

People & Places

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Julie Andrew

First Friday in Historic Downtown Brunswick is always such a fun time and it seems that with every month there are new businesses opening and participating. Art openings, live music, delicious food - it's a fabulous way to spend a Friday evening! Read more

People & Places

The Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival will return September 14-16 and promises to be better than ever. The coastal culinary cooking contest and typical Read more

Events

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Julie Andrew

Glynn Visual Arts recently hosted the opening reception and awards ceremony for The Big Photo Show. Presented by the Coastal Photographers Guild, the show is the largest photography exhibition in our region and is currently in its 10th year. Read more

People & Places

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Julie Andrew

With warmer weather, people are getting out to more community events around the Golden Isles, like First Friday in Historic Downtown Brunswick. Read more

People & Places

Kelby’s Original Art is an online gallery where you can shop a wide variety of artwork. Kelby Haugabook’s artwork ranges from original works on canvas to wearable art like colorful scarves and sarongs. Read more

Business Showcase

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Julie Andrew

‘Twas the season of open houses, holiday markets, home tours, and bake sales galore. There were parties and visits with Santa for young and old. EIL managed to get out and capture some of the fun at these events, we hope you had a wonderful holiday! Read more

People & Places

Introducing authentic Peruvian cotton, apparel, jewelry and furnishings on one side of the building and a Peruvian Café Art House on the other, Peruvian Craft + Label at 222 Redfern Village merges the cuisine of Peru into something utterly unique. Read more

Business Showcase

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Julie Andrew

Glynn Visual Arts recently hosted an exhibit and artists’ discussion “Life in the Abstract” featuring female abstract artists, as well as "The Big Photo Show" for Coastal Photographers Guild. EIL visited these shows and Planters Exchange's gallery. Read more

People & Places

Coastal Photographers' Guild annual exhibit at Glynn Visual Arts, On display June 29 - July 24 with reception Thursday, June 29, 4-7pm and awards presentation at 6:16pm. In addition, see winning images from past exhibitions in "Best of the Best." Read more

Events

ArtTrends Gallery recently celebrated its second anniversary. The gallery’s 9 artist members Ella Cart, Helen Carmichael, Dottie Clark, Ray Garrett, Trish Rugaber, Jennifer Broadus, Karen Burnett, Suzy Dmetruk & Syd Summerhill showcased their works. Read more

SSI Archives

Mike Banker, Bob Bowie, Brooke Bowie O’Hare

Julie Andrew

Banker Real Estate/Gallery recently hosted an artist’s reception for Brandon Newton where guests enjoyed a lovely evening viewing his beautiful paintings and conversing over refreshments. The Banker Gallery looks forward to hosting more art events. Read more

People & Places

Anderson Fine Art Gallery has a Studio/Artists' Annex located behind the gallery which offers year-round workshops, demonstrations, lectures and studio space for visiting or local artists. Sign up to expand your creativity today! Read more

Business Showcase

When longtime St. Simons Island resident and artist Jack Davis passed away, the EIL staff decided we must pay tribute to this very special man. Instead of focusing on his career, we gathered quotes from people who knew and loved him. Read more

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Julie Andrew

The First Friday of the month is always a good time in Historic Downtown Brunswick. Live music in the squares, art displays, evening shopping, and the promise of delicious cocktails at J’s Boom Boom Room were a part of this lovely summer evening. Read more

People & Places

Deborah Wright, Peggy Brodnax

Julie Andrew

The Coastal Photographers’ Guild recently opened its annual exhibition “The Big Photo Show” at Glynn Visual Arts. Stunning works captured the beauty of the Georgia coast and beyond in photos that encompassed nature, portraits, architecture, and more. Read more

People & Places

  • Eclectic Art

    Island Gallery and Boutique has a new expanded gallery location at True Oaks Shopping Center where you can find unique works from talented artisans from carved shorebirds to scenic or abstract paintings to handmade ceramics. They host painting parties too. Island Gallery and Boutique True Oaks Shopping Center 1624 Frederica Rd 678.207.9900 islandartgallery.com GRAND OPENING EVENING October 19 from 6-8:30 p.m. Refreshments & Giveaways.

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