Annual Juried Exhibition – Call for Artists
Jun20

Annual Juried Exhibition – Call for Artists

The Floyd Center for the Arts, located in beautiful, rural Floyd VA, invites visual media artists to submit work for exhibition in this juried show. Formerly known as The Jacksonville Center, or “The Jax,” this nonprofit community arts center is a renovated dairy barn that promotes the area’s rich artistic movement, by providing artistic events, exhibitions and connections with the more heavily populated areas of Roanoke VA,...

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Opening Reception – VMFA Fellowship Winners – June 9th 5-7pm
Jun01

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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Spring Time Themed Exhibit – Opening Reception Saturday, April 14, 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Apr11

Spring Time Themed Exhibit – Opening Reception Saturday, April 14, 5:00 – 7:00 pm

The call was put out to area artists, asking the question, ‘From Slinkys to flowers, what does Spring Time mean to you?’ and the community responded with more than 50 works of art in a wide variety of styles and mediums, including metal, wood, clay, oil paint and more. Participating Artists in the Spring Time show are: Charlie Brouwer, Patricia Carr, Carolyn Deck, Christian DeMaria, Megan Elder-Taylor, Amy Gallagher, Barbara...

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Spring Time Themed Exhibit – Call for Artists!
Mar10

Spring Time Themed Exhibit – Call for Artists!

Deadline Extended One Week! Applications Now Due by Friday, March 16, 2018 The Floyd Center for the Arts announces an open exhibition on the theme of Spring Time.  All artists, community members and organizations are welcome to submit work in any medium(s). As long winter nights are quickly replaced by lengthening days, thoughts often turn toward warmer weather and new growth, but there are other meanings to the words Spring and Time,...

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Three New Exhibits Opening Sat. February 3
Jan28

Three New Exhibits Opening Sat. February 3

“New Voice” Art Exhibition -Ten new voices to the Floyd artists’ community The Floyd Center for the Arts is once again pleased to welcome ten emerging regional artists displaying their work in the Sixth Annual New Voice Exhibit. The public is invited to the Exhibit’s Opening Reception, on Saturday, February 3, 2018 from 5:00 -7:00 pm, where light refreshments and a cash bar will be available. Each year the Center invites regional...

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Floyd High School Art Students & Blind Cat Studio Reception, Dec. 15
Nov28

Floyd High School Art Students & Blind Cat Studio Reception, Dec. 15

Due to inclement, the combined Exhibition Opening Receptions for two Floyd Art Center shows has been rescheduled for December 15, from 4 – 6 PM. Upstairs in the premier Hayloft Gallery will be the artwork of the Floyd High School art students. Downstairs, in the Falcon Gallery, will be the artwork of Aven Tanner and Lore Deighan, collectively known as The Blind Cat Studio. The exhibitions are currently viewable and the reception is...

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Winterfest 2017!  December 2 & 3
Nov27

Winterfest 2017! December 2 & 3

The Floyd Center for the Arts 23rd Annual Winterfest Arts & Crafts Festival will be held December 2 & 3, 2016, from 10AM to 5PM on Saturday and 11AM to 5PM on Sunday and features around 30 local artisans and vendors this year. The first Winterfest was designed as a year-end showcase of local artisanship and creativity, in time for local residents’ holiday shopping, many of whom have always had a policy of buying locally made...

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Frieda Howard Retrospective Exhibition Reception Oct. 7
Sep24

Frieda Howard Retrospective Exhibition Reception Oct. 7

The Frieda Howard Retrospective Exhibition will be on display in the Falcon Gallery at The Floyd Center for the Arts from October 6 through November 25. The Center welcomes you to the opening reception held on October 7 from 5 to 7pm.  The Frieda Howard retrospective exhibition includes sculptures, assemblages and wearable artworks made from a variety of media, including welded steel and manipulated found objects. Ranging from...

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Community Themed Exhibit – Call for Artists
Sep06

Community Themed Exhibit – Call for Artists

Applications are due by Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Download Application Here! Floyd Center for the Arts announces an open exhibition on the theme of community. Community is a broad topic and the Center hopes to receive a broad range of entries – including everything from traditional paintings, photographs, or sculptures by individual artists to collaborative works.  Other forms of art may be exhibited as well, like digital media,...

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“For Community” A Themed Exhibit By and For the Community
Sep04

“For Community” A Themed Exhibit By and For the Community

Exhibit open October 13 thru November 25, reception held Saturday, October 21, 5-7pm Communities can be small, large, exclusive or inclusive and everyone is part of one or, more likely, many communities. For this exhibition we invited submissions of works of art that express feelings or ideas about community, or were created with or for a community. Floyd Center for the Arts is proud to host an open exhibition on this theme of...

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