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Past Events

  • Opening at the New Art Center, July 29 Reception success!
    Opening at the New Art Center, July 29 Reception success!
    Under the awning is an elevator that will take you down to our new Art Center  243 Church Street NW, Suite 100 LL, Vienna VA 22180       Members and visitors of all ages flocked to Sunday’s reception celebrating the Healing Wall, Artist of the Year Dick Neff and […]...
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  • "Visual Stories"  Call for Photographers
    “Visual Stories” Call for Photographers
    VISUAL STORIES Our annual judged Photography Exhibition, is chaired by Margaret Raymond, with Laura Goyer serving as judge. We are looking for the photographers of our community.  Not a member?  It is membership season, join and exhibit with VAS all year. Open to all: Cash Awards: 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place […]...
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  • Libby Eckert  Art --through July
    Libby Eckert Art –through July
    Vienna Art Society Gallery, Village Green Shopping Center, 513 Maple Avenue W, Vienna VA 22180 Now Showing, paintings by Libby Eckert Libby, a native Virginian from the Shenandoah Valley, has had a life long love of painting.  Her paintings & miniatures reflect an infallible eye for details and are brought […]...
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  • Mosaic Workshop --August 18
    Mosaic Workshop –August 18
                      Mosaic Workshops at the Vienna Art Center Bonnie Fitzgerald will be presenting two great workshops at the Art Center at 115 Pleasant Street in the real near future.  See Classes and workshops. Her workshops are very popular with artists creating exceptional […]...
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  • Patrick Henry Library Exhibit til August
    Patrick Henry Library Exhibit til August
      Patrick Henry Library exhibit is in place.  The featured artists are Richard Neff and Anna Watson.  Their art is hung behind the circulation desk. VAS members also have works exhibited in the community room, which is available for viewing on a more limited basis. Due to security it is […]...
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  • Rays & Waves Exhibit until July 6
    Rays & Waves Exhibit until July 6
    Rays & Waves Our dedicated exhibition team has hung this final exhibition at 115 Pleasant Street, and it is stunning. This delightful exhibition is on display until early July. We begin our move the week of July 4, we’ll have many folks coming into the Art Center as we prepare […]...
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  • North County Government Center Show til June 30
    North County Government Center Show til June 30
    North County Government Center Show 1801 Cameron Glen Dr, Reston, VA 20190 will be on view until June 30 10AM.  (The North County Government Center is across the street from the Reston Library and next to the Police Station.) Twenty-three VAS artists are displaying one painting per artist in this public space […]...
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  • June 14 Meeting— NANCY STILL the Art of Miniatures
    June 14 Meeting— NANCY STILL the Art of Miniatures
    The VAS will meet one last time at our current location on June 14 at 7:30pm.  The main item of business outside of the VAS move is an election of new officers.  The slate of new officers was announced at the last meeting:  Hayden Luczka, President; Jodi Condes, Vic president, […]...
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  • Pastel Workshop with Bryan Jernigan -- June 9
    Pastel Workshop with Bryan Jernigan — June 9
    “The Power of Pastel”: A Saturday landscape workshop with Bryan Jernigan was held at the VAS Art Center June 9 Artists Guests and VAS members enjoyed the workshop and asked if Bryan would come back several times a year. Bryan is a talented artist who not only presents his techniques […]...
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  • Trees, Trees & Beyond at Meadowlark Gardens  closes May 31
    Trees, Trees & Beyond at Meadowlark Gardens closes May 31
      VAS announces the spring show at Meadowlark Gardens open on  April 2. The theme is  “Trees, Trees & Beyond”.  This is members only show is  chaired by Hayden Luczka,  joined by co-chair, Sheeler Kowalewski.  Thirty one VAS artists’s works are hanging in this beautiful space.  The subject matter reflects the natural environment and what […]...
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  • "Treetops" by Ginger Sanaie --  April 10 to June 2
    “Treetops” by Ginger Sanaie — April 10 to June 2
      Treetops by Ginger Sanaie, will open at the VAS Gallery on Tuesday, April 10 and be on display through Saturday, June 2.    Ginger Sanaie is a local artist who works in water media on paper, board, and canvas.  She has traveled widely and has studied painting with many […]...
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  • at Meeting on May 10-- GOLDEN Acrylic demonstration
    at Meeting on May 10– GOLDEN Acrylic demonstration
      Golden Paints Mixed Media Lecture/Demonstration update: VAS May Meeting guest artist, Amy Shawley showed many uses of Golden Paint products.  Amy was encouraging everyone to try some new approaches to creating art.  She had products that were useful for watercolor, acrylic and oil artists as well as media for pastel artists. VAS members […]...
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  • Painting on Yupo Workshop -- March 24
    Painting on Yupo Workshop — March 24
    “Dancing on Thin Ice” a Painting on Yupo Workshop with Jeff Gorrell will be held at the VAS Art Center on March 24, 10 – 4:00 pm.  The fee will be $100.00 for members. The workshop will focus on gestural techniques for painting water, skies and textured objects (e.g., rocks, bark, and dead trees) […]...
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  • "Bon Appetit" Exhibit March 6 through May 7
    “Bon Appetit” Exhibit March 6 through May 7
    The next exhibit to be shown at the VAS art Center is “Waves and Rays”.  It will be hung on 11:30 am, Monday, May 7.   Bon Appetit, features artists’ interpretations and inspirations of the theme, good food is created in the media of the artists’ choosing. Come see the show […]...
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  • Walk on the Hill, April 29
    Walk on the Hill, April 29
    Enjoy Spring. Join VAS artists in the out of doors painting “Plein Air”! What a great way to enjoy spring, the gardens, and share artists’ experience with our neighbors on Hanover Hill. No need to sign up, just gather your art supplies and come join in or just come and enjoy […]...
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  • UPDATE * Reception & Artist's Demonstration, Food For Thought -- April 12
    UPDATE * Reception & Artist’s Demonstration, Food For Thought — April 12
    The Vienna Arts Society invites the public to meet with artists and enjoy light refreshments at a reception for BON APPETIT, an all-member exhibition on display through May 5. The regular members’ meeting for April will be curtailed in order to focus on guest artist Kate Williams’ presentation of “Food […]...
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  • Deborah Schneider at the VAS Gallery -- til April 7
    Deborah Schneider at the VAS Gallery — til April 7
    First 100 Weeks A northern Virginia painter, Deborah Schneider will be the featured artist at the VAS Gallery. She retired from retail and is now a full time artist painting mainly in acrylic. Deborah had set a goal of fifty paintings in one hundred weeks. She met her goal early, so she selected […]...
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  • Bunco Blarney -- a great time
    Bunco Blarney — a great time
    We had so much fun that we forgot to take pictures!  There were 28 people who had a raucous time enjoying the game and each others company.  Thanks to all who helped with this activity and those who came out for the evening. Blarney Bunco Bunco returns to VAS Art […]...
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  • Jacqueline Saunders Successful Floral Workshop
    Jacqueline Saunders Successful Floral Workshop
    Jackie’s next all day watercolor workshop will feature flower painting on Friday, March 16. The Vienna Arts Society is taking registrations for the full day workshop on March 16, 2018 to explore flowers and fauna in watercolor with Jackie Saunders. The fee will be $125, VAS members and $150 for non-members. There […]...
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  • VAS calls for a New Logo Design
    VAS calls for a New Logo Design
    The Vienna Arts Society is calling for submissions for a new logo to represent our art group as we move on in this new century, new year, and to a new physical location. We will be replacing the logotype that was created for VAS almost fifty years ago. It well […]...
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  • Why I Paint What I Paint -- Program March 8
    Why I Paint What I Paint — Program March 8
    Ruth Ensley will present her art experiences at VAS meeting on March 8 at 10:30 in the VAS Art Center.   When asked about her program, Ruth explains, “why I paint what I paint, and how I create the images and compositions that I use” through her art experiences, range of subject, and […]...
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  • Up Close to Nature   -- until February 25
    Up Close to Nature — until February 25
      The Vienna Arts Society presents the mixed media exhibit, “Up Close to Mother Nature”, December 19, 2017 to February 25 2018 at Green Spring Gardens Park, 4603 Green Spring Road, Alexandria, VA 22312 (703-642-5173) The exhibit will show in main building during their regular hours 9-4:30. A Reception and […]...
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  • North County Government Center Show Installed
    North County Government Center Show Installed
    As many of you know, Catherine Hudgins, Supervisor for the Hunter Mill District, has invited the Vienna Arts Society to exhibit at the brand new North County Government Center – also called The Hunter Mill District Office. Show Chair Bob Kaminski installed our first show on January 2. An exhibition […]...
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  • Members Meeting -- February 8
    Members Meeting — February 8
                Robert Dowler to presented bookbinding techniques. At the meeting last Thursday.  It was an interesting. What a great idea to create your own sketchbook! This event was held Thursday, February 8, 10 am at the ArtCenter Create your own Sketchbook using Bookbinding Techniques. Award-winning […]...
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  • Jazz It Up til March 4
    Jazz It Up til March 4
    “Jazz It Up” exhibit was installed on January 8. This warm theme is welcome this cold winter.  The many expressions of the jazzy theme as interpreted my VAS members shows the creativity and broad talents of this group of artists. A  reception, open to public is planned for  January 27 […]...
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