For the first time, The West Virginia Division of Culture and History (WVDCH) will bring its biennial West Virginia Juried Exhibition to Martinsburg in November. The show will be on display at the Dunn Building, which is the Berkeley County Government Office Building, in Martinsburg. (Click here for the full WVDCH press release.)
Eligible entries include works created in the past two years in the areas of painting, sculpture, printmaking, drawing, photography, mixed media and crafts. Digital file or slide entries entries will be accepted through August 23. Entrants must be over the age of 18 and must be residents of, and maintain a permanent residence in West Virginia. Entrants also must complete a WVDCH Artists’ Register form and submit six slides or digital images representative of current work for the file at the Division. The images submitted for the Artists’ Register are not used in jurying entries into the exhibition.
Printed copies of the prospectus are available at the Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg or you can click on the image below to download the full prospectus.