Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities

Art of Democracy

Art of Democracy

Art educator Connie Deal will discuss the award-winning “Art of Democracy” project on Thursday, October 27 at 4:00 p.m. at the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities at Pebble Hill in Auburn. 

Connie Deal is president of the Alabama Art Education Association and has taught art history and studio art courses for over twenty years. The Montgomery Election Center created the Art of Democracy project during the 2008 election cycle, providing an opportunity for local artists to create work representing the diversity of our democracy. The works are on public display at the Montgomery Election Center. 

Ms. Deal will discuss images of the artwork, which including sculptures, murals, portraits, and photographs.  The talk is part of the Auburn University’s celebration of National Arts & Humanities Month, a recognition of the importance of culture in America. Throughout October, the College of Liberal Arts will host performances, lectures, exhibitions, and other special events that offer opportunities to learn about, experience, and participate in the arts and humanities. Learn more at www.clacelebrates.org.

The event is free, open to the public, and will be followed by a reception. Pebble Hill is located at 101 S. Debardeleben Street, Auburn.

Last Updated: October 20, 2016