Since 2005, ADMH has hosted an art show at Alabama's state Capitol. Artists from around the state with mental illnesses, developmental disabilities, substance use disorders and co-occurring disorders are invited to have their abilities showcased throughout the month of May in the Capitol in observance of National Mental Health Month.
The artwork will be open to the public on May 1 to May 23, 2019 in the Old Supreme Court Library of the Alabama State Capitol. The Capitol is open 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday - Friday and 9:00 am - 3:00 pm on Saturdays. For more information about touring the Capitol visit- www.preserveala.org/alabama-state-capitol.aspx, be sure to download the Guidelines for Visiting the Alabama State Capitol for driving directions and parking information.
Q: When will I know if my artwork was accepted?
A: Acceptance Notification will be mailed or emailed by March 15, 2019. Acceptance Notification might be sent after this date for submissions that were received after the deadline.
Q: When do you need my artwork for the show?
A: If you received an acceptance letter please send in your artwork by April 5, 2019.
Q. Can view the show online?
A. Yes, you can view the artwork from this year's show here: Capitol Showcase 2019
Q. When is the reception for the show?
A. Information regarding the reception is detailed in the acceptance letters.
Some but not all of the pieces are for sale. All proceeds go to the individual artists. If the piece you like has a price in the bottom right corner, please contact Peggy (info above) to make payment arrangements (cash or check only). Artwork that is sold will be available after May 23, 2019.
ADMH, Capitol Showcase
Office of Public Information
RSA Union Building, Suite 554
P.O. Box 301410
Montgomery, AL 36130-1410