Suffolk Art Gallery 118 Bosley Avenue Suffolk, Virginia 23434
2019 Annual Juried Exhibition
The Suffolk Art League's 2019 Annual Juried Exhibition will be held at the Suffolk Art Gallery October 26 - December 6, 2019 There will be an Opening Reception and Awards Presentation on Saturday, October 26 from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. This year's juror was Jessica L. Sims. JESSICA L. SIMS is Richmond-based artist and environmental organizer, and is the former President of artspace; one of Richmond, VA’s longest running non-profit art galleries. She has fifteen years of experience in the gallery and
non-profit field. Receiving her BFA in 2002 from the Painting and Printmaking Dept of VCU and her MFA in 2005 from the Studio Art Program of UNC-Greensboro, she exhibits her abstract acrylic works regionally. Spreading awareness about environmental threats faced in Virginia through her role as a Community Outreach Coordinator for the Sierra Club Virginia Chapter, her work and paintings encourage the intersection of art and advocacy, and the unique method of communication that the visual arts facilitate.
Thank you to our Leadership Circle Annual Fund Donors:
Mr. & Mrs. James C. Adams
Mr. & Mrs. Richard Barry Boyce, Spady, & Moore,PLC Mr. Edward White
Sandra Birdsong Charnell Blair Grace T. Leach
The Suffolk Art League gratefully acknowledges support from the following granting agencies: Virginia Commission for the Arts, National Endowment for the Arts, Suffolk Fine Arts Commission, Business Consortium for Arts Support, Community Action Coalition of Virginia, Suffolk Foundation, Obici Healthcare Foundation, Birdsong Trust, Pruden Foundation, Target, and Suffolk Rotary Club
2018-2019 Year in Review
The Suffolk Art League functions as a community oriented fine arts organization dedicated to making the arts accessible to the people of Suffolk and the surrounding communities.
We partner with the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in bringing education in the arts to all Virginians.