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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.

Art Instruction at the Berkeley Art Works
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let us know of your interest in art classes.


Third Annual Boys and Girls Club Photography Competition

August 12-30, 2015
Reception Friday, August 14, 4-6pm

The Berkeley Art Works will present the best of the Martinsburg Berkeley County Boys and Girls Club annual photography exhibit.

Berkeley Art Works Teachers Exhibit

July 22 - August 23, 2015
In the Back Space at the Berkeley Art Works

Paintings by Jean Kellogg and Judith Becker
See our teachers' work in the media they teach, including oil, acrylic, watercolor, color pencils and pastels.
Fall class schedule is on our web site

"Life in the Wild"
National Juried Wildlife Art Exhibit

Accepted Artists Announced

September 2 - October 4, 2015
Reception Saturday, September 12, 3-5pm

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)

Third Annual Eastern West Virginia Juried Art Exhibit

Accepted Artists Announced

October 8 - November 8, 2015
Reception Saturday, October 17, 2015, 3-5pm

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.

Open Call: "Artists at the Works" Co-op Group
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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.

Second Friday Poetry Reading

Friday, September 11

Beginning at 6:30 pm, come sign in, meet our newest interest group and share your enjoyment of poetry, serious or fun, passionate or simple and enduring. Until 8:00 or so, reading in order of signing in. The evening is free and open to the public. (Donations to support the Art Works are appreciated.) Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street, Martinsburg

Third Friday Photographic Salon

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

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.

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

Latest News

12/02/2001: Registration Open for Fall Art Classes

It’s Back to School and Time to Take an Art Class! Beginning Level Classes Forming Now Classes held at the Berkeley Art Works 116 North Queen Street, Martinsburg Details, materials … Continue reading - More

08/04/2015: Deadline in One Week: Eastern WV Juried Art Exhibit

Just One Week to Go! Easy entry online. No need to make and mail CDs. Call for Artists: Third Annual Eastern West Virginia Juried Exhibit Entry Deadline: August 10, 2015 … Continue reading - More

07/30/2015: Berkeley Arts Council in the News

We’ve received some good coverage in the Journal in the past week. Monday featured an article by Mary Stortstrom about the Crit Group Exhibit. Then in today’s Weekender, we got … Continue reading - More

07/27/2015: Berkeley Art Works Teachers’ Exhibit On Display

The Berkeley Arts Council presents and exhibit by Teaching Artists Jean Kellogg and Judith Becker, which will show their work in the media they will be teaching starting in September. … Continue reading - More

07/15/2015: Art Works To Host Open House and Exhibit Reception

The Berkeley Art Works at 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg will host an open house on Saturday, July 25 from 1-4pm followed by a reception from 4-6pm for the … Continue reading - More

07/09/2015: Berkeley Arts Council Offers Free “Mini-Lessons”

If you have ever thought about taking an art class or trying a different medium but didn’t really know what was involved, now is your chance to see for yourself … Continue reading - More

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

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