The Rainier Trio
Jan17

The Rainier Trio

with Special Guest Elizabeth Shelor Matheson Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 7:00 pm Now in its tenth season, the Rainier Trio is an exciting and energetic group that captivates audiences with gems from the violin-viola-piano trio repertoire. A combination written for since the 17th century, the repertoire includes works by Mozart, Mendelssohn and Milhaud, bridging genres from classical to ragtime and tango. Joining the Rainier Trio as a...

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Call to Artists – The Fiber of Art – Apply Before March 8, 2019
Jan09

Call to Artists – The Fiber of Art – Apply Before March 8, 2019

2019 Themed Exhibit – “The Fiber of Art” In the Hayloft Gallery, April 13 – June 1, 2019 Call to Artists, Community Members and Organizations  Theme: Fiber of Art – We invite artists and makers of all kinds to exhibit work that is literally made of fibers, depicts fibers, refers to fibers, or is metaphorically about fibers. Technically a fiber is something that is much longer than it is wide, but for this exhibition we are...

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Floyd Plein Air Festival, August 12 – 17, 2019
Dec04

Floyd Plein Air Festival, August 12 – 17, 2019

2019 Floyd Plein Air Festival Artists Application and Information Festival Dates: August 12-17, 2019 Call to Artists:   December 1, 2018 Deadline February 15, 2019 Notification by March 4, 2019 Combination of invitational and juried. $35 application fee for members, $40 for non-members. Those not accepted to the festival MAY participate in the Quick Draw event. Paint Southwestern Virginia’s most picturesque attractions on the Blue...

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Workshops & Classes
Jun05

Workshops & Classes

Workshops and Classes in every medium are offered at the Center. View them by month or by medium in our Workshop & Class list by clicking here.  We also take requests for classes, which is a way for our students to tell us when they want a class to be scheduled.   Many classes are offered by local teaching artists, but we also offer classes and workshops by nationally known artists.  We will have about 70 classes scheduled in...

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Artists’ Opportunities
Jun04

Artists’ Opportunities

Links to Applications for Artists! Exhibits, Festivals & Tours!

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Author Rebecca Godwin July 22  3:00 – 4:00 pm
Jun01

Author Rebecca Godwin July 22 3:00 – 4:00 pm

Rebecca Godwin has published two novels, Private Parts (Longstreet Press) and Keeper of the House (St. Martin’s Press), which was named a Top 10 Book of 1995 by the Charleston, SC, Post and Courier. Her short fiction has appeared in Paris Review, South Carolina Review, The Sun, and elsewhere, including in The Oxford American’s “Best of the South” issue. Among her honors is a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship, a MacDowell...

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Opening Reception – VMFA Fellowship Winners – June 9th 5-7pm
May31

Opening Reception – VMFA Fellowship Winners – June 9th 5-7pm

The Floyd Center for the Arts is presenting an exhibition of work by seven artists who recently won Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowships. The opening reception is on Saturday, June 9, from 5-7pm and is free and open to the public, refreshments will be served and a cash bar will be available.  The exhibition continues through August 4.   The works on display include photography, paintings, sculptures, and mixed mediums. Floyd...

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