McGuffey Art Center is an artist association supporting the artistic growth of emerging and professional artists in both visual and performing arts. McGuffey is equally dedicated to providing opportunities for the community to participate in these creative processes through access to open studios, exhibitions and performances, classes, tours and outreach projects. As an artist’s cooperative venue, McGuffey relies on individuals and artists willing to contribute their time and energy for the success of this community arts center.
This is a series of paintings and drawings on panels that combine very naturalistic depictions of landscapes and abstracted geometric forms to create unexpected images.Most of the landscapes included are from the central Virginia region ... found among the hills and valleys that surround the Blue Ridgeread more
Central Virginia Watercolor Guild invites artists from all over Virginia to enter our annual exhibition. This year's juror is James Warwick Jones, a nationally recognized Virginia artist and general manager of the James Taylor Arts Center in Hampton, VA. Mr. Jones holds a BS degree in Secondary Art Education from ODU and studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts from 1965-1968. He has exhibited in over 250 Exhibitions and won over 150 awards. He regularly teaches adult painting classes in oils, acrylics and watercolor. The 25th Annual Exhibition will open with a Gallery Walk and Talk by our juror, followed by a reception and celebration at 4:30 pm on Friday, September 2, 2016 at the McGuffey Art Center at 201 2nd St NW, Charlottesville, VA.read more