The Berkeley Arts Council

Join Us!

Dance Works

Blog

Partners &
Sponsors

Links

About Us

Now you can
support your
Arts Council with
an online donation

Like us on
Follow us on Facebook

What's in "The Works?"

Classes and Workshops


Call for Artists:

2014 Eastern West Virginia Juried Exhibit
Click here for Prospectus.

Exhibits:

July 31 - August 17
Potomac River Artists' Guild
Reception Saturday August 2, 5-7pm

August 21 - 31
Boys and Girls Club Photography

August 28 - September 21
Jessica LaRue McCann Photographs

Septermber 4 - 28
West Virginia Watercolor Society Signature Exhibit

Second Friday Poetry

Second Friday Poetry: Yours or Another's
Second Friday of every month, 6:30-8pm

Two new Saturday Workshops with Judith Becker

Saturday, August 16; 1-4pm
Easy Tips for Painting Skies and Clouds

Saturday, August 23; 1-4pm
Easy Tips for Painting Water

September 15-17 Special Workshop

"Capturing the Light"
3 Day Watercolor Workshop
with Lynn Ferris, NWS, FWS

The “Berkeley Art Works” is a new gallery, activity center and arts education facility 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 are Thu 12-5, Fri 12-8, Sat 12-5, and Sun 12-3.


Latest News

08/22/2014: Boys & Girls Club Photographers Show Their Stuff

“Youthful Visions II”, an exhibit of the best of the Martinsburg Boys and Girls Club photography competition opened at the Berkeley Art Works with a reception at the gallery Friday evening. There was a great turnout of the young artists/photographers, parents and friends. Seeing their framed prints hanging on the wall in a gallery was […] - More

08/20/2014: Live Pastels Demo Friday Aug 22 11-4.

Judith Becker will be doing a live demo of my pastel painting techniques on Friday, August 22nd from 11 am to 4 pm at the Berkeley Art Works in downtown Martinburg.  Judith’s subject will be botanicals, most likely Stargazer Lilies.  If you are curious about what is involved with painting with pastels, you are invited […] - More

08/19/2014: “Youthful Visions II” Opens August 21 at the Berkeley Art Works

The Berkeley Art Works presents”Youthful Visions II”, the best from the 2014 photography competition at the Martinsburg Boys and Girls Club. The exhibit will open Thursday, August 21. The photos were scored by a panel of eight judges to select the images that will represent Martinsburg and Berkeley County in regional and national competitions. Come […] - More

08/17/2014: Berkeley Arts Council Fall Classes

Check out our new video introduction to painting with pastels Early Bird Special Available for three more days: Register and pay for any September class by midnight Wednesday August 20 and receive 10% cash back at the first class session. Here are our new classes starting the week of September 1 Special Topics in Acrylic […] - More

08/13/2014: Boys and Girls Club Photographers to Exhibit at the Berkeley Art Works

Starting on Thursday August 21, the best of the Boys and Girls Club photography competition will be displayed at the Berkeley Art Works gallery at 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg. The photos, which scored by a panel of eight judges to select the images that will represent Martinsburg and Berkeley County in regional and […] - More

08/03/2014: Berkeley Arts Council Presents a “Signature” Watercolor Event

2014 West Virginia Watercolor Society Signature Exhibition The Berkeley Arts Council will host the 2014 West Virginia Watercolor Society (WWVS) Signature Exhibition in the Berkeley Art Works Gallery, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg, West Virginia. The exhibit will open Thursday September 4 and will run through Sunday September 28. A reception to meet the […] - More

08/03/2014: Prize Winner to Exhibit Photographs at the Berkeley Art Works

The Berkeley Art Works will present an exhibit of photographs by Jessica LaRue McCann, winner of the First Prize in the Berkeley Arts Council Photo14 juried exhibit in May. The exhibit will open on August 28 in the Back Space gallery and run through September 21. Jessica LaRue McCann is a 21 year old freelance […] - More

08/03/2014: Workshop: Easy Tips for Painting Water

Saturday, August 23; 1-4pm Easy Tips for Painting Water Instructor: Judith Becker Workshop helps students paint all types of water images with success.     Approaches to still, reflective bodies of water to rushing streams and crashing waves, plus more will be explored.  Practice in class is included.  Techniques apply to all types of art media. Supplies: […] - More

07/27/2014: Potomac River Artists Guild Exhibit Opens July 31

The Berkeley Art Works will present a selection of paintings by members of the Potomac River Artists Guild in the main gallery of the Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg. The exhibit opens Thursday, July 31 with a reception for the artists on Saturday, August 2 from 5-7pm. The exhibit and reception […] - More

07/23/2014: Easy Tips for Painting Skies and Clouds

Saturday Workshop Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg Saturday, August 16; 1-4pm Easy Tips for Painting Skies and Clouds Instructor: Judith Becker Workshop is designed to help students learn how to approach any type of sky or cloud image.  Tips will include learning how to see the various colors and shades in […] - More


Learn More about the Berkeley Arts Council

Information about the Berkeley Arts Council Programs

Join the Berkeley Arts Council Today

 


Read the
Berkeley
Arts Bulletin

Now you can
support your
Arts Council with
an online donation

Subscribe:
Please enter your email address below:

Email:

Submit an Event

Events in the Current Berkeley
Arts Bulletin

Art Exhibits

Special Events

Music and Dance

'Specially for Kids

Theatre

Opportunities: Classes, Workshops, Calls for Artists

For details on these events, please see the Berkeley Arts Bulletin

How to submit an event to the Bulletin

About Us Join Us!PartnersLinks

This program is presented with financial assistance from the WV Division of Culture and History,
and the National Endowment for the Arts, with approval from the WV Commission on the Arts.

WV Division of Culture and History National Endowment for the Arts

The Berkeley Arts Council is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization incorporated
in West Virginia to support the arts in Berkeley County and the surrounding region.

All Content © 2009-2014 Berkeley Art Council, Inc.
PO Box 984, Martinsburg, WV 25402
Phone: 304-620-7277
Email: information (at) berkeleyartswv (dot) org