Fashion for the Arts 2020 postponed, Spurring LAC Online Holiday Auction

In light of the heightened cases of COVID-19 in Huntington County, LaFontaine Arts Council made the tough decision to postpone one of their biggest fundraisers. Fashion for the Arts is traditionally a ticketed event featuring a catered meal, fashion show, and arts advocate speaker. A future date has yet to be determined as many of […]

Regional Fine Art Show

Monday, July 20, 2020 7:45 AM The LaFontaine Arts Council will hold their 2020 Regional Fine Art Show at the Merillat Centre for the Arts in Wilson Gallery. Artists may apply for the show by emailing [1]. Entry forms and fees must be received by July 23. The entry fee includes two entries in any class. […]

The LaFontaine Arts Council Announces Judge for Regional Art Exhibit

The LaFontaine Arts Council is pleased to announce that Sayaka Gantz is the judge for the 2019 Regional Art Exhibit. Sayaka received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Indiana University Bloomington and continued to create welded sculptures of animal forms independently. In 2008 she received a Master of Fine Arts Degree in Sculpture from […]

LAC announces winners of 2018 Regional Art Show

The LaFontaine Arts Council Regional Art Show reception and awards night was held Thursday, August 2, at at the beautiful Robert E. Wilson Gallery located in the Merillat Centre for the Arts at Huntington University. Alejandro Avila, of Huntington, won BEST of SHOW for his airbrush painting entitled “WAR.” Alejandro recently moved to Huntington and […]

The LaFontaine Arts Council Announced Judge for Regional Art Exhibit

The LaFontaine Arts Council is pleased to announce that Ejenobo Oke, Chair of the Art Department at Manchester College, will judge the Regional Art Exhibit that opens at Huntington University’s Merillat Centre for the Arts on Friday, August 3. Ejenobo “Jena” Oke, a fiber and ceramic artist, is an Associate Professor of Art at Manchester […]

La Fontaine Arts Council announces JeFFFest Food Offerings

The La Fontaine Arts Council has announced the food offerings for JeFFFest, the annual, family-friendly event held in downtown Huntington. This year’s festival will be held Sunday, June 24, from 6-8:30 pm. The local and area food vendors and their taste-size portions of “fun food” are as follows: JJ’s Noble Roman’s–pizza by the slice, cheese […]

JeFFFest Music

Eric Clancy Jazz will entertain the crowd at this year’s JeFFFest to be held on Sunday, June 24 from 6-8:30 pm in downtown Huntington.  The Clancy group has performed at JeFFFest every year since 2009. Vocalist Shannon Persinger will join the ensemble for the crowd’s listening and dancing enjoyment.  Edward Jones financial advisers are the sponsors of […]