Current Exhibit Suffolk Parks and Recreation/Suffolk Art Gallery is hosting an exhibition of artwork by members of the Elizabeth River Artists The exhibit continues through January 19.
Upcoming Exhibits and Events
Exhibit of Excellence: Suffolk Student Art 2018 February 1 - March 2, 2018 This juried exhibition is open to students who either live in or attend school in Suffolk and are in the 10th, 11th or 12th grade. Students must submit 2 artworks. Artwork should be delivered to the Suffolk Art Gallery, 118 Bosley Ave. on Tuesday, Jan. 30 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. The complete prospectus is available from school art teachers or click the link below.
Verbal2Visual: Artwork inspired by the works of Kwame Alexander Presented in conjunction with Tidewater Reads, a regional literary initiative May 4 - June 8, 2018 at the Suffolk Art Gallery A native of Hampton Roads, Kwame Alexander is a poet, speaker, educator and New York Times bestselling author of twenty-four books including The Crossover which received the 2015 John Newbery Metal for the Most Distinguished Contribution to American Literature for Children. Tidewater Reads will highlight Alexander's latest book Solo. "Told through bestselling author Kwame Alexander's and Mary Rand Hess's expressive and engaging style, Solo is a melodic exploration of friendship, love, heartache, reconciliation, and what it means to finally come home." We invite you to read works by Kwame Alexander and create artwork inspired by his writing. Artwork may be executed using any medium. Entries must be submitted on a CD or flash drive or by email by March 30, 2018. We ask that you include your book reference with your entry. For more information, please click for the complete prospectus below.