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116 North Queen Street, Martinsburg, WV

Gallery Hours
Wednesday 11-5; Thursday 11-5; Friday 11-8; Saturday, 11-4;
(or by appointment)
Sunday-Monday-Tuesday Closed


Call for Artists and Artisans

Calling artists and artisans who wish to join the
"Artists at The Works" co-op group
at the Berkeley Art Works.
The co-op space in the gallery currently has one open space each for a two-dimensional artist and a
three-dimensional artist..

Click here for more information

Exhibits

August 17-27
Boys and Girls Club Photography Competition

For the third year, the Berkeley Arts Council will present the best of the Boys and Girls Club annual photography competition. The exhibit will be displayed from August 17 through August 27 at the Berkeley Art Works.

There will be a reception on Friday, August 19 from 4-6pm at the gallery. Also featured at 5pm during the reception will be a gallery talk by photographer and artist Gary Bergel entitled "The Eye of the Photographer". Bergel will discuss images in the Boys and Girls Club exhibit as well as his own work,"Square Seasons", which is on display in the Back Space gallery.

July 13-August 27:"Square Seasons: by Gary Bergel

The Berkeley Arts Council presents "Squre Seasons" by Gary Bergel. "Square Seasons" is an exhibit of 20 square-format photographs reflecting, documenting, and exploring squared-off seasons, days, and moments natural, cultural, pyschological, and spriritual.

Gary Bergel is an artist, educator, curator, and a member of the Berkeley Art Works co-op group.

August 31-October 1: "Heavy Metal" Juried Railroad Art

The juror's results are in for the "Heavy Metal" Railroad Art Exhibit and we are very pleased to announce the accepted artists selected by juror Michael Doig of Davis & Elkins College in Elkins, WV. The accepted artists will are posted at http://artworks.berkeleyartswv.org/hmetal/

The exhibit presents a selection of artworks in a wide range of media and techniques that celebrates the diverse rail heritage in the United States. We will have a reception on Friday, September 9 from 5-7pm.


DEADLINE EXTENDED
Call for Artists: Fourth Eastern West Virginia Juried Exhibit

The Berkeley Arts Council in Martinsburg, West Virginia announces the Fourth Annual Eastern West Virginia Juried Exhibit, to be displayed in the Berkeley Art Works Gallery Martinsburg. The exhibition will be on display October 5 - November 5, 2016.

The exhibit is open to artists in all media who reside in one of the eight counties that compose what is known as the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia. Those counties are Berkeley, Jefferson, Morgan, Hampshire, Hardy, Grant, Mineral, and Pendleton.

Entries are now open until September 1, 2016. Details, full prospectus, and online entry is http://artworks.berkeleyartswv.org/ewvexhibit/.


Second Friday Poetry Reading

Currently on hiatis


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.

Gallery Hours
Wednesday 11-5; Thursday 11-5; Friday 11-8; Saturday, 11-4;
(or by appointment)
Sunday-Monday-Tuesday Closed


Latest News

08/19/2016: Deadline Extended for Eastern WV Juried Exhibit

The deadline for the Fourth Annual Eastern West Virginia Juried Exhibit has been extended to September 1. The exhibit will be displayed at the Berkeley Art Works in Martinsburg, October … Continue reading - More

08/06/2016: “Heavy Metal” Exhibit Accepted Artists Announced

The Berkeley Arts Council announces the accepted artists for “Heavy Metal”, a national juried exhibit of railroad art. The juror was Michael Doig of Davis and Elkins College in Elkins, … Continue reading - More

08/06/2016: Gary Bergel to Present “Eye of the Photographer” at the Berkeley Art Works

On Friday, August 19, Artist and Photographer Gary Bergel will present a gallery talk, “Eye of the Photographer”, at a reception for the Boys and Girls Club Photography Exhibit at … Continue reading - More

08/06/2016: Berkeley Arts Council Presents Boys and Girls Club Photography.

For the third year, the Berkeley Arts Council will present the best of the Boys and Girls Club annual photography competition. The exhibit will be displayed from August 17 through … Continue reading - More

08/06/2016: Deadline Approaching for Eastern WV Artists

The August 24 deadline is less than three weeks away for submitting entries for the Fourth Annual Eastern West Virginia Juried Art Exhibit, to be displayed at the Berkeley Art … Continue reading - More

07/28/2016: Berkeley Arts Council Announces September Classes

The Berkeley Arts Council will offer two new classes in September at the Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg. The classes are taught by Judith Becker.”Beginning Watercolor … Continue reading - More

07/13/2016: Berkeley Art Works Reception July 22, 5-7pm

Now showing at the Berkeley Art Works is “The Art of the Portrait”, an exhibit of portraits by local and regional artists. Also on display in the “Back Space” gallery … Continue reading - More

06/24/2016: For July: Art Student Continuing improvement Workshop

Art Student Continuing improvement Workshop Thursdays, 1-4 PM. July 14, 21, August 4, 19 (Four Weeks)* Instructor: Judith Becker (About Judith Becker) Unstructured workshop for art students who want to … Continue reading - More

06/20/2016: Call for Artists: Fourth Annual Eastern West Virginia Juried Art Exhibit.

The Berkeley Arts Council in Martinsburg, West Virginia announces the Fourth Annual Eastern West Virginia Juried Exhibit, to be displayed in the Berkeley Art Works Gallery, 116 North Queen Street … Continue reading - More

06/03/2016: Call for Artists: Juried Railroad Art Exhibit

The Berkeley Arts Council in Martinsburg, West Virginia announces the Call for Entries for “Heavy Metal”, a juried exhibit of railroad art to be on display from August 31 through … Continue reading - More


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