Events & Opportunities

5 X 5 Exhibition & Fundraiser
August 3rd at 5:55 p.m.

The Johnson City Public Art Committee is pleased to announce a 5 x 5 Art Exhibition & Fundraiser on August 3 at Tipton Gallery, 126 Spring Street, in Downtown, Johnson City. The exhibition will feature 50+ local artists with over 100 artworks for sale. All 5 x 5 artworks will be sold for $25 and have been generously donated by area artists. Proceeds from this fundraiser will be split between the Johnson City Public Art Committee and the Boys and Girls Club.

The event is free and open to the public. Wine and light refreshments will be provided.

For more information on the 5 x 5 Art Exhibition & Fundraiser contact Sarah Nobles at or Cheyenne Kumbhare at

Request a Listing in the Washington County Artists Brochure!
Deadline: August 10th

The Johnson City Public Art Committee invites any artist living or working in Washington County, Tennessee to request a listing in a brochure showcasing the county’s artists. Learn more and request a listing here.

Now Accepting Applications for the Johnson City Public Art Committee!
Deadline: August 17th

The Johnson City Board of Commissioners will consider three appointments to the Public Art Committee. All matters concerning public art including monuments, murals and other creative efforts of individuals or groups are first referred to the Public Art Committee for consideration and recommendation to the Board of Commissioners. Each term is three years.

Any potential appointee should be interested in community affairs and must be a resident of the city. Interested citizens may submit an application online at; may pick up an application at the Municipal and Safety Building, 601 E. Main St.; or may call 423-434-6009 for an application to be mailed or faxed. The deadline for submitting an application is Aug. 17. Applications are kept on file for current year only.

For more information, contact Public Works Director Phil Pindzola at 434-6080.