Historic High Country / Rome

Blacktop Folk Art

204 Broad St
Rome, GA 30161

  • Blacktop Studio

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This is a working folk art studio and gallery for a contemporary Southern folk artist. Blacktop's work is carried in galleries across the U.S. His paintings and drawings are a process of storytelling - bringing and invoking the past and spirits into people and environments. They are also about a way of life, about the struggle of life and the events that have changed our lives. His work focuses on contemporary social and political issues which include the complexities of relationships. Rural Southern scenes of people at work, old houses, churches, baptisms and the struggles of everyday life are his favorite subjects.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Monday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 3:30PM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking