The Arts Council of Tuscaloosa will be sponsoring its Annual West Alabama Juried Show from Dec. 7-21, 2018 in The Arts Council Gallery at the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center. An opening reception will be held on Dec. 7 from 5-8 p.m. during First Friday. The public is invited to attend. One Best in Show award of $750, one cash award of $500 and three cash awards of $100 each will be presented and announced at the opening reception. Visual artists residing in Bibb, Dallas, Fayette, Greene, Hale, Jefferson, Lamar, Marion, Pickens, Perry, Shelby, Sumter, Tuscaloosa and Walker counties will be eligible. A $35 entry fee entitles participants to submit up to three works for judging. All original two- and three-dimensional works will be accepted with the exception of photography. Entries must not have been shown in any previous West Alabama Juried Show. Gallery Hours are weekdays from 9-noon and 1-4 p.m.