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Winter Gallery Hours
Wednesday 11-5; Thursday 11-5; Friday 11-5; Saturday, 10-5
Sunday-Monday-Tuesday Closed

Dance Works 2016 Gala Performance
Saturday, February 27, 7:00pm

On Saturday, February 27 7:00 the curtain opens on a gala program of dance featuring more than ten pieces ranging from jazz to modern, contemporary, and ballet--and even traditional Chinese styles. The Gala is open to the public, with tickets for adults at $10; for those 12 and under at $5.  Tickets may be purchased online at Ticket sales at Musselman Theatre begin at 5:00 on the day of the performance.

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Call for Artists:

Deadline February 15
Sixth Annual Art and Earth Juried Exhibit

The Berkeley Arts Council announces the Sixth Annual Art and Earth Juried Art Exhibit. The exhibit, which is produced by the Berkeley Arts Council, has the theme "Art and Earth: My Art - My World". Entries should reflect the artist's view of nature, the environment, or reflect an Earth Day related theme. For details and online entry visit:

Berkeley Arts Council Third Annual Members' Exhibit

Now through February 6
Reception Friday, January 15, 4-6pm

"A.K.A" Vernacular Paintings by Anthony Jones

February 10-27
Reception Friday, February 19, 4-6pm
Q&A with Anthony at 5pm

This "outsider" solo exhibition of recent acrylic paintings, video, and audio compositions by Anthony Jones, a resident of Berkeley County, WV explores the artist's unique African-American, Native American (Blackfoot/Cherokee), and European inner terrain.

The artist and the Berkeley Arts Council dedicate this show to all the members of America's Military battling physical, mental, and emotional challenges. More information:

Berkeley Arts Council Teachers and Students

February 10-28 in the Back Space Gallery

Recent work by Teaching Artists Judith Becker and Jean Kellogg and their students from recent art classes at the Berkeley Art Works.

March 2-27: Youth Art Month Exhibits

High School Photograaphy
Middle School Art

March 30 - April 30: Sixth Annual Art and Earth Exhibit

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Second Friday Poetry Reading

Fridays, February 12, March 11, April 8, 6:30pm

Beginning at 6:30 pm, come sign in, meet our newest interest group and share your enjoyment of poetry, serious or fun, passionate or simple and enduring. Until 8:00 or so, reading in order of signing in. The evening is free and open to the public. (Donations to support the Art Works are appreciated.) Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street, Martinsburg

The “Berkeley Art Works” is the gallery, activity center and arts education facility for the Berkeley Arts Council in downtown Martinsburg, West Virginia. Located at 116 North Queen Street, the facility supports a variety of exhibits, the "Artists At the Works," and a variety of art classes and workshops for young people and adults. Read the full press release announcing the opening of the Berkeley Art Works.

Winter Gallery Hours
Wednesday 11-5; Thursday 11-5; Friday 11-5; Saturday, 10-5
Sunday-Monday-Tuesday Closed

Latest News

02/07/2016: Bruce Waldron: Pushing the Limits in Black and White

(By Mary Etta Boesl) Meet Bruce Waldron, one of the special artists whose work is on display at the Berkeley Art Works in Martinsburg. Count on Bruce Waldron for imaginative, … Continue reading - More

01/25/2016: Berkeley Arts Council Opens ‘Outsider Art’ Exhibit

Berkeley Arts Council Opens ‘Outsider Art’ Exhibit Vernacular Paintings A.K.A. by Anthony Jones Berkeley County residents are invited to step into the warmth and comfort emitted by the paintings, video … Continue reading - More

01/15/2016: Berkeley Arts Council Announces New Classes for February and March

The Berkeley Arts Council has added new classes that will be taught at the Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg. In February, Judith Becker will teach “Basic … Continue reading - More

01/14/2016: Berkeley Arts Council Members’s Exhibit

More than 35 works are on display in the Berkeley Council Annual Members’ exhibit, on display February 6. Join us for a reception Friday, January 15 from 4-6pm at the … Continue reading - More

12/21/2015: Art Works Artist Highlighted in Herald Mail

Berkeley Art Works artist Mary Jo Bennett was highlighted in the Hagerstown Herald Mail this morning. Take a look and learn about one of the talented artists whose work can … Continue reading - More

12/19/2015: Art Works open every day until Christmas for your last-minute shopping!

Yes! We are open every day now until Christmas Expanded hours Christmas Week: Sunday 11-3, Monday 11-5, Tuesday 11-5, Wednesday 11-5 Thursday, Christmas Eve 11-3 (Closed Christmas Day; Reopen December … Continue reading - More

12/18/2015: Berkeley Arts Council Classes for the New Year

The Berkeley Arts Council has announced new art classes starting in January, 2016. These classes are taught by popular instructor Judith Becker. Classes are held in the Berkeley Art Works, … Continue reading - More

11/21/2015: Call for Artists: Berkeley Arts Council Members’ Exhibit

All artists who are members of – or who join – the Berkeley Arts Council are invited to exhibit one or two art works in the Berkeley Art Works gallery, … Continue reading - More

11/19/2015: 2015 Holiday Art & Craft Market Open at the Berkeley Art Works

The Berkeley Arts Council’s Sixth Annual Holiday Art and Craft Market is now open at the Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg. The “Artists at the Works” … Continue reading - More

10/13/2015: Berkeley Art Works Spotlights Eastern Panhandle Artists

Third Annual Eastern West Virginia Juried Exhibit Reception Saturday 17, 3-5pm Berkeley Art Works spotlights 28 artists from the Eastern Panhandle with the Third Annual Eastern West Virginia Regional Juried … Continue reading - More

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