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Special Workshop July 24-25

A Weekend of Polymer Clay Creativity
with Christi Friesen

Friday, July 24 - Sunday, July 26, 2015
Details artworks.berkeleyartswv.org/christi/

Art Instruction at the Berkeley Art Works

Semi-Private Instruction/Open Studio

Taking the First Step in Learning Art

Get a taste of acrylic, watercolor, and oil painting and more with free one hour mini-lessons being offered in July and August. Details Here

We need your input!
Please take our Art Instruction Survey and
let us know of your interest in art classes.


Exhibits:

Photo15 Juried Photography Exhibit

Accepted Artists and Award Winners Announced:
artworks.berkeleyartswv.org/photo15/

Exhibit June 10 - July 11, 2015

"Summer Bloom"

June 24 - July 19, 2015 in the Back Space

"Summer Bloom" is a juried exhibit of art reflecting the beauty and color of summer.

"Crit Group Works"

July 15 - August 9, 2015
Reception Saturday July 25, 1-4pm

The Berkeley Art Works Announces "Crit Group Works", an exhibit of fine art oil, acrylic, and watercolor paintings, mixed media, and digital photography by seven exhibiting artists who comprise a critique group founded in 2007 and meeting twice each month in the studio-home of Doug and Karen Kinnett near Shepherdstown, WV.

The exhibit will be on display from July 15-August 9, 2015 in the Berkeley Art Works gallery at 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg. A reception and artist talk will be on Saturday, July 25 from 4:00 - 6:00 pm. Find out more.


Calls for Artists:

Call for Artists: "Life in the Wild"
Entry Deadline: July 20, 2015
Click Here for Prospectus

The Berkeley Arts Council announces "Life in the Wild", a juried wildlife art exhibit to celebrate the beauty and diversity of life in the natural world. For purposes of this exhibit, "wildlife" includes non-domesticated animals, plants and other organisms that live wild in an area without being introduced by humans. (Wikipedia)

Call for Artists:
Third Annual Eastern West Virginia Juried Art Exhibit
Entry Deadline: August 10, 2015
Click Here for Prospectus

The Berkeley Arts Council in Martinsburg, West Virginia announces the Third Annual Eastern West Virginia Juried Exhibit, to be displayed in the Berkeley Art Works Gallery, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg. The exhibition will be on display October 8 – November 8, 2015.

Open Call: "Artists at the Works" Co-op Group
Click here for details

Calling artists and artisans who wish to join the
"Artists at The Works" co-op group at the Berkeley Art Works.
We currently have space available for 3-dimensional work.


Third Friday Photographic Salon

On Hiatus until October
Informal gathering of photographers to discuss photography.

Coming in September

Still Life and Landscape Workshop for Oil and Acrylic Painters

Taught by contemporary impressionist artist Harold O. Frontz
Wednesday-Friday, September 9, 10 and 11, 2015

This workshop provides a unique opportunity for oil and acrylic artists of all levels to gain experience in techniques suitable for painting both landscape and still life subjects. Click here for details and registration information.

The “Berkeley Art Works” is the gallery, activity center and arts education facility for the Berkeley Arts Council in downtown Martinsburg, West Virginia. Located at 116 North Queen Street, the facility supports a variety of exhibits, the "Artists At the Works," and a variety of art classes and workshops for young people and adults. Read the full press release announcing the opening of the Berkeley Art Works.

Regular Hours
Wednesday 11-5; Thursday 11-5; Friday 11-8; Saturday, 10-5; Sunday 12-3
Monday-Tuesday Closed


Latest News

06/30/2015: A Weekend of Polymer Clay Creativity with Christi Friesen

The Berkeley Arts Council Presents A Weekend of Polymer Clay Creativity with Christi Friesen “It will be fun-packed giggly good time!” Friday, July 24 – Sunday, July 26, 2015 Holiday … Continue reading - More

06/22/2015: Join Us for an Open House at the Berkeley Art Works

… the Martinsburg home for a special group of local and regional artists and artisans. Join us for an Open House This Saturday, June 27 from 1-4 PM The “Artists … Continue reading - More

06/21/2015: Berkeley Arts Council Photo15 Award Winners

The awards were handed out for the Photo15 Juried Photography Exhibit at the Berkeley Arts Council at the reception at the gallery yesterday afternoon. “Best in Show” went to Mike … Continue reading - More

06/08/2015: “Crit Group Works” Exhibit at the Berkeley Art Works Opens July 15

The Berkeley Art Works Announces “Crit Group Works”, an exhibit of fine art oil, acrylic, and watercolor paintings, mixed media, and digital photography by seven exhibiting artists who comprise a … Continue reading - More

06/07/2015: Have You Thought About Taking an Art Class?

If you have ever thought about taking an art class but didn’t really know anything about it, now is your chance to see for yourself what is involved – for … Continue reading - More

06/06/2015: Art Workshop “Abstracted! Flow, Texture and Abstracted Design”

Abstracted! Flow, Texture and Abstracted Design Saturday, June 20; 1:00 – 4:00pm Instructor Jean Kellogg (About Jean Kellogg) Welcome to the mysterious realm of acrylic abstraction, where everyday materials can be … Continue reading - More

06/05/2015: Art Workshop “Exploring Exciting Background Techniques”

Exploring Exciting Background Techniques Saturday, June 13; 1-4pm Instructor: Judith Becker (About Judith Becker) Everyone who paints can improve their paintings with improved background applications. This workshop introduces a full spectrum … Continue reading - More

05/30/2015: Berkeley Art Works Semi-Private Art Instruction

Berkeley Art Works Semi-Private Instruction All Media Open Studio  Deadline for registration 12 Noon June 2 Open Studio with Judith Becker Wednesdays June 3, 10, 17, 24; 1:00-4:00 pm.  Artists … Continue reading - More

05/29/2015: Berkeley Arts Council June Classes Start Next Week

There’s still time to register for the Berkeley Arts Council June art classes.  Intermediate Water Color Painting Registration deadline 12 Noon June 4 Fridays, June 5, 12, 19, 26; 1-4pm Instructor … Continue reading - More

05/22/2015: Call for Artists: “Summer Bloom” at the Berkeley Art Works

Call for Artists: “Summer Bloom” at the Berkeley Art Works The Berkeley Arts Council announces “Summer Bloom”, a juried exhibit of art reflecting the beauty and color of summer. All … Continue reading - More


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