Artwork by: DARCY ORR, VIRGINIA MORELAND, PATRICIA COTTERILL, JEAN TOMASO MOORE and TONY EMBREY

Artwork by: DARCY ORR, VIRGINIA MORELAND, PATRICIA COTTERILL, JEAN TOMASO MOORE and TONY EMBREY

SVFAL THEMES FOR 2019

2-D & 3-D WORK & ALL MEDIUMS ARE WELCOMED

THE ART OF PASSION

Pick Up Dates:  Tuesday, March 12th, 10am-1pm

Hours:  Weekdays and Saturday, 10am- 5pm, Sundays 10am- 3pm

        Curator: Andrea Stutesman and Peggy King will assist.


MARCH/APRIL – ALL CREATURES GREAT AND SMALL

 Take Ins – March 12th  - Pick Ups - May 14th

Opening Reception – Friday, March 15, 2019

·        This show is about the natural world of the Animal Kingdom (mammals, birds, insects, fish, reptiles, amphibians) and Human Kingdom.

·        We would like to partner with one of the local schools and have the children submit paintings, selecting 3 to be displayed in the gallery with the Red House artist paintings.  Other children’s artwork will be displayed in the corridors.

·        Curator: Mary Cunningham, Assistant: Julie Hightower


 MAY/JUNE – PASSAGES: A JOURNEY THROUGH PLACE & SPACE

Take Ins – May 14th – Pick Ups July 9th

Opening Reception – May 17, 2019

·        This show is about life’s journey and the places and spaces it can or has taken us. 

·        We will be partnering with the Homeward Bound Charity.  More details will be given in the near future. 

·        20% of proceeds will be donated to the Charity

·        Curator: Donna Davis, Assistant: Allison Curtin


 JULY/AUGUST – ANNUAL JURIED SHOW

Take Ins July 9th – Pick Ups September 10th

Opening Reception – July 12, 2019

·        Bring us your best!  There is no theme to the Juried Show.  Cash Awards will be presented for Best of Show, 1st, 2nd and 3rd place, two Honorable Mention Awards.  Juror has not be identified at this time.

·        Curator Needed 


SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER – FOOD: UNLIMITED PALATE

Take Ins September 10th – Pick Ups November 12th

Opening Reception – Friday, September 13, 2019

·        This show is about food, gardening, farming, the land and all that sustains us.

·        We will be partnering with the Appalachian Sustainable Agricultural Project (ASAP)/engage local restaurants/food trucks

·        20% of proceeds will be donated to the Charity

·        Curator: Barbara Varnedoe and Marilynn Place will assist 


NOVEMBER/DECEMBER – MOUNTAIN MUSIC

Take Ins November 12th – Pick Ups January 14th

Opening Reception – Friday, November 15, 2019

·        This show is about anything relating to mountain music.  The sounds of our special environment that add infinite joy to the season and our daily lives (musicians, dancing, landscaping, birds, instruments etc…)

·        We will also have creative holiday trees in the gallery which will showcase artful ornaments again this year!

·        Partner with local musicians, Darcy Orr will provide music for the opening reception.