Market & Presentation Opportunities for Artists July 2018


          WEST VIRGINIA Jackson’s Mill Jubilee Craft Fair Vendor Booths Deadline: July 1, 2018 Location: Weston, WV Fee: Booth fees vary by size  *See Details Artwork Accepted: **applications currently open for return vendors only More Information The 2018 Jackson’s Mill Jubilee theme is “Keeping Tradition Alive.”  The festival is a celebration of Appalachian Heritage with educational demonstrations, indigenous…

Best of WV Juried Exhibition 2018 Award Winners


  Every year, Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia and the Tamarack Foundation for the Arts celebrate West Virginia artists and artisans by showcasing their creativity and talent in this special juried competition.  The Best of West Virginia open juried exhibition may be entered by any artist or artisan who resides in West Virginia. Participants in the exhibition compete for four monetary…

Market & Presentation Opportunities for June 2018


          WEST VIRGINIA Stifel Fine Arts Center Crosscurrents Juried Exhibition Deadline:  June 2, 2018 Location: Wheeling, WV Fee: $25 Artwork Accepted:  All media More Information Oglebay Institute’s multi-media exhibition, Crosscurrents, has been a staple of their art exhibition season for more than 30 years, showcasing some of the finest artwork from the tri-state area. Each year, dozens of…

Market & Presentation Opportunities for May 2018


          WEST VIRGINIA Gallery 64 Murals Deadline:  May 11, 2018 Location: Charleston, WV Fee: $0 Artwork Accepted:  Proposals for Mural Project More Information During the summer of 2018, murals will be applied to 6 interstate support piers under I-64 interstate in Charleston. SNTF/COPA is asking that this call for proposals be without a specific theme to encourage individual…

Market & Presentation Opportunities for April 2018


WEST VIRGINIA Tamarack Jury for New Artists in Charleston Deadline:  April 2, 2018 Location: Charleston, WV Fee: $0 Artwork Accepted:  See Details More Information Tamarack is looking for the Best of West Virginia. Every item sold in the Tamarack facility is approved through a jury process where the artist’s product is critiqued by a panel of Master Craftspeople and Artists…

WV Photographer John Ryan Brubaker Artist Talk March 31


John Ryan Brubaker’s On Confluence Exhibition Thomas, WV-based photographer and Tamarack Foundation for the Arts Rural to Urban Markets program participant John Ryan Brubaker’s photography exhibit, On Confluence, is now on view at Taylor Books Annex Gallery in Charleston, West Virginia.  The exhibition will close with an artist talk at 6:00 pm on March 31.  The series includes photographs captured…

Market & Presentation Opportunities for March 2018


WEST VIRGINIA FestivALL Art Fairs Call for Artists Deadline:  March 15, 2018 Location:  Charleston, WV Artwork Accepted:  See Details More Information Charleston Mayor Danny Jones and FestivALL Director Brittany Javins invite you to apply for the 14th annual FestivALL Capitol Street Art Fair and/or the 6th annual FestivALL Harvest Art Fair. Both of these fairs are juried by a panel…

Tamarack Foundation for the Arts: Issue Agenda


 The following six pillars offer a framework for our policy action to raise awareness and bring credibility, support, and investment for West Virginia’s creative economy. To learn more, visit our website, tamarackfoundation.org. CREATIVE ECONOMY DEVELOPMENT:  Positioning the growth of this sector of our economy as a strategic asset to drive economic growth in total. TALENT RETENTION AND ATTRACTION IN CREATIVE…

Market & Presentation Opportunities for February 2018


WEST VIRGINIA Spring into Arts Juried Craft Show Deadline:  February 15, 2018 Location:  Buckhannon, WV Artwork Accepted:  See Details More Information Artistry on Main will host the 1st annual Spring into Art Juried Craft Show at the Brushy Fork Convention Center in Buckhannon April 13-14, 2018.  Artisans are required to submit 3-6 images of their work by February 15 for…

Emerging Artists say adieu with final exhibit


The artwork of two emerging West Virginia artists inspired by five creative communities in West Virginia will be featured at the Annex Gallery inside Taylor Books at 226 Capitol Street in Charleston, West Virginia, from February 16 through March 31. Graphic designer Rosalie Haizlett and ceramicist Hannah Lenhart created work for the exhibit in response to a yearlong community engagement…