WV Artist Looks Forward to Arts Business Summit


When Susan Feller had a long weekend or when she just had had enough of all the billboards and cars around her New Jersey home, she and her husband would close down their art gallery, framing shop and drive to West Virginia. South they would go until they reached Hampshire County, just 20 miles or so outside of Romney to…

Market & Presentation Opportunities for Artists – October 2018


          WEST VIRGINIA *NEW* Oglebay Institute Holiday Art Show & Sale Deadline: Until Full Location: Wheeling, WV Fee: $20 jury fee + booth fee  *See Details Artwork Accepted: Original works or prints in any medium & gourmet food items More Information The Oglebay Institute’s annual Holiday Art Show & Sale is an extraordinary holiday shopping event featuring fine…

Market & Presentation Opportunities for Artists – September 2018


          WEST VIRGINIA Tri-State Arts Association Juried Exhibition 2018 Deadline: September 1, 2018 Location: Huntington, WV Fee: $25/ non-members,  $20/members Artwork Accepted: Original works completed since 2016 More Information:  contact Libby Varner – tib18@aol.com The Tri-State Arts Association Juried Exhibition will be on exhibit at the Huntington Museum of Art September 15- October 21, 2018.  Opening reception, October…

2018 Arts Business Summit Schedule Announced


Activities Friday, October 12, 2018 9:30 a.m.  – 10:00 a.m.      Registration 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.    Creative Marketing Strategies with Carolyn Edlund 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.       Pricing for Profit with Wendy Rosen & Carolyn Edlund 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.         Lunch 1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.           Niche and Alternative Markets with Wendy Rosen 2:30 p.m. – 3:30…

Market & Presentation Opportunities for Artists August 2018


          WEST VIRGINIA Watoga Art in the Park Fine Art & Handmade Craft Juried Vendor Booths Deadline: August 1, 2018 Location: Marlinton, WV Fee: $50/booth Artwork Accepted: Juried Fine Art & Handmade Craft   *See Details More Information Labor Day weekend Watoga State Park becomes home to Watago Art in the Park, a juried fine arts and handmade…

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…