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ArtSpot Johns Creek
Public Art Program

STRENGTHENING AND ENRICHING THE CULTURE OF THE CITY OF JOHNS CREEK VIEW ART INSTALLATIONS Explore, Enrich, Empower The intersection of art and culture

Our Mission

ArtSpot is the public art subcommittee of Johns Creek Beautification (JCB) and is dedicated to the use of art in public outdoor places as a means to strengthen and enrich the identity and culture of the City of Johns Creek community.

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Public Art

A community Wide Commitment

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ArtSpot is the public art subcommittee of Johns Creek Beautification. It is dedicated to placing art in public outdoor spaces to strengthen and enrich the identity and culture of the City of Johns Creek. Since the creation of the city in 2007, many individuals and groups have devoted countless hours to enhancing the local cultural options for the Johns Creek community and its visitors. Johns Creek can boast of a world class symphony, top rated arts centerarts fairsdance studios and local theater groups.

Why would people dedicate so many hours to the arts? Public art adds liveliness to a community. Streets and parks come alive when public spaces seem more personal. These spaces reflect community values, and they can spark civic dialogue. Public art programs – and arts programs in general – are a reflection of who we are as a community and our desire to continue to grow and learn.

About Us

“Everyone has a seat at The Creek”

You can find the Interactive Mural now at Newtown Park

ArtSpot Johns Creek Beautification has partnered with Leadership Johns Creek to bring an interactive mural from world renowned street artist Kelsey Montague. The Mural is installed at Newtown Park.


The mural for Johns Creek features chairs with painted images relevant to our community.  Why were these particular designs selected?

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THANK YOU TO ALL OUR DONORS WHO MADE THIS PROJECT POSSIBLE!

Botanical Horse Sculpture

Coming 2021

Roundabout Bell and Boles Roads

Construction on our first permanent art installation will begin this year. Created out of metal and composed of vines, leaves, flowers, and other botanicals woven together in the image of a powerful horse, the sculpture will be placed at the center of the roundabout at Bell and Boles Roads. Eric Strauss was chosen to create the piece because of his unique artistic style and his connections to the Johns Creek community. Eric grew up on a farm in the Shakerag area and is very excited to create this special piece for the city. Eric finds inspiration in imagery from the earth and combines it with his hand-forged steel to create a unique juxtaposition between nature and industrialization. After discovering sculpture at Georgia Southern, Eric studied art in Cortona, Italy, eventually returning home to Atlanta to open a studio. He gained recognition with his 2006 Booth Museum of Art exhibit. His pieces can be found in private and public art collections across America and Europe.
https://www.ericstrauss-sculptor.com/

Sample of Metal Botanic

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ENTER THE CONTEST TO NAME THE SCULPTURE
THE WINNER WILL RECEIVE A $50.00 GIFT CARD

Funding for this project is provided by:

johns creek foundation

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Johns Creek Beautification
Johns Creek Beautification2 hours ago
Johns Creek, Georgia
GET YOUR PASSES TODAY!!
at https://www.johnscreekbeautification.org/garden_tour

EVENT: Secret Gardens of the Johns Creek Community Tour
WHEN: Saturday, May 1, 2021 9AM - 4PM

Secret Gardens is a drive-yourself and walking tour of 8 homes and Autrey Mill Nature Preserve (AMNP). Each stop has its own unique features in store. Homeowners share the joy of their efforts at the residential sites, and Autrey Mill Nature Preserve is home to splendid woodland and butterfly gardens. AMNP also hosts a Visitors’ Center, Farm Museum, The Summerour House, Warsaw Church, Green Country Store, and Tenant Farmhouse. Funds raised support the work of Johns Creek Beautification, a 501c3 for public art and beautification projects in Johns Creek.
#johnscreek #secretgardens
Johns Creek Beautification
Johns Creek Beautification16 hours ago
GET YOUR PASSES TODAY!!
at https://www.johnscreekbeautification.org/garden_tour

EVENT: Secret Gardens of the Johns Creek Community Tour
WHEN: Saturday, May 1, 2021 9AM - 4PM

Secret Gardens is a drive-yourself and walking tour of 8 homes and Autrey Mill Nature Preserve (AMNP). Each stop has its own unique features in store. Homeowners share the joy of their efforts at the residential sites, and Autrey Mill Nature Preserve is home to splendid woodland and butterfly gardens. AMNP also hosts a Visitors’ Center, Farm Museum, The Summerour House, Warsaw Church, Green Country Store, and Tenant Farmhouse. Funds raised support the work of Johns Creek Beautification, a 501c3 for public art and beautification projects in Johns Creek.
Johns Creek Beautification
Johns Creek Beautification6 days ago
Check out our website to find more information about our upcoming event this spring. The 3rd Secret Garden Tour of the Johns Creek Community
https://www.johnscreekbeautification.org/garden_tour

PASSES SALES BEGIN TOMORROW, MARCH 1st.
Johns Creek Beautification
Johns Creek Beautification1 month ago
We are delighted to announce the return of the 2021 Garden Tour: Secret Gardens of the Johns Creek Community on Saturday, May 1, 2021. We are currently seeking Sponsors for the 2021 Garden Tour Event.
Learn more: http://www.johnscreekbeautification.org/garden_tour
Johns Creek Beautification
Johns Creek Beautification7 months ago
Johns Creek is home to a new piece of artwork by William Massey, an internationally acclaimed artist with work found all over Atlanta, including on the Atlanta Beltline. The Johns Creek Convention and Visitors Bureau commissioned Mr. Massey to create a Gateway Marker that represents the many wonderful aspects of the City of Johns Creek. The vision for this sculpture came together after many community meetings, and the result is a stunning piece of art of which every Johns Creek resident can be proud.

You can find the Gateway Marker at the corner of Kimball Bridge and State Bride Roads.

Be sure to stop by for a picture and post it using #visitjohnscreek!
Johns Creek Beautification
Johns Creek Beautification2 years ago
Welcome to Lynn Pennington as our newest Board Member!

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