Call to Artists!


For general exhibit details, visit the Exhibits page.


Exhibit Opportunities in 2019:

West Virginia Celebration

West Virginia Celebration Exhibition. Designed to highlight our state's art and beauty, our West Virginia Celebration is poised to be one of our best attended exhibits, and will be visited by educators, artists, exhibit jurors, and cultural dignitaries from all over the state. Artwork should be inspired by WV.

Displays from May 31 to July 5, 2019. This exhibit is a "judged" exhibit, Judge TBA.

All mediums accepted. Painting, photography, wood work, glass, pottery, sculpture, fabric, and more...this exhibit has no limits with mediums. Requirements: 18+, WV residents. Entry fee: $10 members, $20 non members, 3 entries

Drop off work until May 24. I have already begun accepting entries. We are closed Memorial Day. If you have a specific date in mind, please let me know.


The West Virginia Celebration Exhibition

In addition, The Hatfield & McCoy’s, Panels developed by the West Virginia Humanities Council and illustrated by West Virginia University graphic design students with financial support from ZMM Architects and Engineers, this traveling exhibit relates the history of the events that have become synonymous with the word feud.

July of 2019, Reserved Solo Exhibition in the Great Hall Gallery

18th Annual Gala Juried Fine Arts Exhibition

The Annual Gala Exhibition is a fine arts benefit and exhibition to celebrate years of providing accessible arts programming for artists, and our community. The annual exhibition coincides as our largest fundraiser of the year, and provides artists the chance to showcase their art work. The Arts Center is committed to presenting and promoting ‘excellence in arts.’
Open to US residents, 18 +. Submissions will be accepted through the website. Details TBA.

Reception is Friday, September 13, at 6 pm. Awards announced during the reception. 

Exclusively a ticketed event. Artists receive free entry and half price on one guest ticket.

2019 Juried Fall Exhibition during the 83rd MSFF

Details/guidelines/requirements may change for this exhibit. Please check back as the date approaches.

Truly a favorite for many artists in WV. The Mountain State Forest Festival (MSFF) juried exhibit is an exhibition hosted by The Arts Center in conjunction with the festival. This annual exhibit features artwork from residents and students throughout West Virginia. 
Requirements/Eligibility: Details on this exhibit are in review. Check back at a later time.

Seeking Art Instructors, Email:

 The Arts Center is seeking professional instructors to teach/instruct art to students of various ages. Instructors who focus on non-traditional practices are also encouraged to apply. Applicants should be familiar with contemporary trends in arts education, and previous teaching experience is helpful, but not required. Applicants should be capable to manage a small classroom setting, communicate effectively and enjoy instructing art. Seeking instructors for: children's art classes, painting, stained glass, pottery, mixed media and more.