Hattiesburg Arts Council
Announces the 2016-2017 Winners
Of the Open Studio on Front

HAC is exited to announce the artists chosen to participate in the Open Studio on Front program.
These artists will receive studio space for seven weeks at a time, and are encouraged to hold open
studio hours and events for the community to meet the artist and purchase their work. Our 1000
square foot window-front studio and exhibition space is located at 207 East Front Street, Suite #103,
Hattiesburs, MS 39401 (Downtown in the lowest floor of the America Building.

The line-up for the artists, in the order of dates assigned is as follows:

Blake O'Brian
August 6 - September 24

Hector Boldo
October 1 - November 19

Katie Ginn & Keenon Walker
November 26 - January 14

Magen Pierce
January 21 - March 11

The Women's Art Collective
March 18 - April 29

Christopher Holzinger
May 6 - June 24

The HAC Open in Studio on Front project is an annual collaboration with the Hattiesburg Arts Council,
Historic Hattiesburg Downtown Association, and Hub City Lofts. Applications are accepted starting in
April and reviewed by committee before the schedule is finalized
Webmaster: Adolfo Pardo
The Hattiesburg Arts Council extends a warm thank you to our 2016-2017 sponsors:
Sustaining Benefactor
Hattiesburg Clinic Internal Medicine
Saenger Theatre
The Greater Pine Belt Foundation (Ann
Morris Memorial Fund)

Grand Benefactor
Bancorp South
Coca Cola Bottling Company
Hub City Lofts
Kitchen Table
Leadership Pinebelt Class of 2016
Oddfellows Gallery
The First; A National Banking Assoc.
Trinity Episcopal Church

Alter Recycling
Area Development Partnership
Bryan Nelson Law Firm
Finlo Construction Co., Inc.
Grove Transit
Kessler Federal
Lincoln Road Package Store
Merit Health Wesley
New South Restaurant Group
South Group Insurance

Brown Bottling Company
C. L. Dews & Sons Foundry
Great Southern Bank
Moore Funeral Homes, Inc.
Overhead Door Co. of Hattiesburg Inc.
Pat McKenzie
Regions Bank
Roberts & Associates
Robin Roberts Attorney at Law

Anderson Design Center
HMP Nursing Services, Inc.

Ellen Bevon CPA
Southern Oaks House & Garden

Business Members
Arc of Southeast Mississippi
Audio Service
Bianchi’s Pizzeria
Grateful Soul
Hattiesburg American
Hattiesburg Area Historic Society
Hattiesburg Historic Downtown Assoc.
Hub City Spokes
Keg & Barrel
Live @ Five
Mississippi Music Inc.
Mobile Street Renaissance Festival
Signature Magazine
Standard Office Supply
Strick’s  BBQ
Supply the Art (Cade Slaughter)
Thirsty Hippo
Tonsorial Parlor
Town Square Cafe & Bakery
Twin Forks Wine & Provisions
University of Louisiana-Lafayette
Architecture Dept.
University of Southern Mississippi
USM School of Construction
William Carey University

Municipal and
State Sponsors and Grants
City of Hattiesburg/Parks
and Recreation Dept.
Forrest County Board of Supervisors
Mississippi Arts Commission.
Corporate Sponsors
$ 1,500
$ 1,000
$ 500
$ 250
$ 125
$ 25