Art Expo Lynchburg

Lynchburg City Armory
FREE
4/5/19 - 4/6/19
Fri | Sat
Varies
12:00 PM
All Ages

Photography/ Painting/ Sculpture/ Pottery/ Guest Artists/ Live Art Demonstrations

About Art Expo Lynchburg

Art Expo Lynchburg, hosted by Lynchburg Parks & Recreation and the Seven Hills Art Club, is a free community event scheduled for Saturday, April 6, 2019, from 8:00am–12:00pm at the Lynchburg City Armory. For one day, the Armory will transform into a fine art exhibition and sale, featuring art vendors, galleries, and live art demonstrations from local established and emerging artists. This event is intended to bring people together through art and showcase the talents of local artists. A soft opening will take place on Friday, April 5, from 6:00pm–8:00pm at the Lynchburg Community Market. 

Art Expo Lynchburg is FREE to attend. 

Event Map

Artists locations will be posted after March 22.

Event Schedule

Friday, April 5, 2019
6:00pm—8:00pm

Soft Opening at Lynchburg Community Market

Saturday, April 6, 2019
8:00am—12:00pm

Galleries Open
   
 
Special Guest Artist
TBA


 

Call to Artists

Lynchburg Parks & Recreation and the Seven Hills Art Club are accepting submissions from individual artists for the fourth annual Art Expo Lynchburg at Miller Center this April! Artists from the Lynchburg and surrounding areas are encouraged to apply. 

Sale of Artwork

All art displayed may be for sale. Artists are welcome to bring additional prints and cards to sell. The artists are responsible for their own artwork and any sales made, managing and accepting payment for artwork sold, including sales tax if applicable. Lynchburg Parks & Recreation will not receive any commission on sales from Art Expo Lynchburg. 

Application to Display/Sell/Demonstrate at Art Expo Lynchburg

If you would like to apply to hold a live art demonstration, or display and/or sell your work, please fill out the online or PDF application linked below.

 Artists who are selling and/or displaying work can choose between: 

  • One (1) 6′ x 6′ space | 1 table, 1 chair, 1 black table cloth | $20.00 Application Fee 
  • One (1) 12′ x 6′ space | 2 tables, 2 chairs, 2 black table cloth | $40.00 Application Fee

 

A limited amount of spaces are available. Artists will need to bring their own easels, and other items needed to display their work. The deadline to display is March 22, 2019. 

Please note that the Seven Hills Art Club will be reviewing and selecting work that most clearly aligns with the event mission: to bring our community together by showcasing the talents of local artists through the cultural experience of art.

You must click SUBMIT when filling out your online application. The application and payment for registering are two separate items.
  Online Application   PDF/Print Application

 

Application Requirements 

  •  Completed online or print application by March 23, 2019. 
  •  Supporting visuals of your entered work (Included in online and print applications) 
  •  Work sample description: title, year made, medium used, photo credit (Included in online and print applications) 
  •  Professional Artist Bio 
  •  Artist Headshot for promotion (optional) 
  •  Paid application fee (in-person or online) for 6′ by 6′ space before March 22, 2019. This fee increases by $10 after March 1, 2019. 
  •  Paid application fee (in-person or online) for 12′ by 6′ space before March 22, 2019. This fee increases by $10 after March 1, 2019. 

 


Contact: Rachel Smith  |  Community Recreation Programmer, Miller Center  |  Phone: (434) 455-5874  |  Email: rachel.smith@lynchburgva.gov