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Art Instruction at the Berkeley Art Works
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Exhibits:

Plein Air Paint-in and Exhibit in Martinsburg, WV

May 6 - June 7, 2015
Exhibit opens Wednesday May 6; Painting event Saturday May 9

On Saturday, May 9, 2015, the Berkley Arts Council is sponsoring its first plein air painting event in conjunction with Martinsburg Heritage Days Festival.

Blue Ridge CTC "Color and Design" Student Artwork

May 20 - June21, 2015 in the Back Space
Reception Saturday, June 20, 3-5pm

The Berkeley Art Works will exhibit a selection of work by students from the "Color and Design" course at Blue Ridge Community and Technical College. The course is taught by Gary Bergel, who is curating the exhibit.

Photo15 Juried Photography Exhibit

Accepted Artists Announced:
artworks.berkeleyartswv.org/photo15/

Exhibit June 10 - July 11, 2015
Reception Saturday, June 20, 3-5pm


Calls for Artists:

Call for Artists: "Summer Bloom"
Entry Deadline June 14, 2015
Click Here for Details

The Berkeley Arts Council announces "Summer Bloom", a juried exhibit of art reflecting the beauty and color of summer. The exhibit will be displayed from June 24 - July 19, 2015 in the "Back Space" at the Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg, WV. There is no entry fee. Accepted artists will be asked to make a donation for each work exhibited to support the gallery at the time work is delivered.

Call for Artists: "Life in the Wild"
Entry Deadline: July 20, 2015
Click Here for Prospectus

The Berkeley Arts Council announces "Life in the Wild", a juried wildlife art exhibit to celebrate the beauty and diversity of life in the natural world. For purposes of this exhibit, "wildlife" includes non-domesticated animals, plants and other organisms that live wild in an area without being introduced by humans. (Wikipedia)

Open Call: "Artists at the Works" Co-op Group
Click here for details

Calling artists and artisans who wish to join the
"Artists at The Works" co-op group at the Berkeley Art Works.
We currently have space available for 3-dimensional work.


Third Friday Photographic Salon

Friday,June 19, 2015
Informal gathering of photographers to discuss photography

Third Friday of every month, 6:00pm (More Info)


Special Workshop Coming in July

A Weekend of Polymer Clay Creativity with Christi Friesen
Friday, July 24 - Sunday, July 26, 2015
Details artworks.berkeleyartswv.org/christi/

Coming in September

Still Life and Landscape Workshop for Oil and Acrylic Painters

Taught by Harold O. Frontz
Wednesday-Friday, September 9, 10 and 11, 2015

This workshop provides a unique opportunity for oil and acrylic artists of all levels to gain experience in techniques suitable for painting both landscape and still life subjects. Click here for details and registration information.

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.

Regular Hours
Wednesday 11-5; Thursday 11-5; Friday 11-8; Saturday, 10-5; Sunday 12-3
Monday-Tuesday Closed


Latest News

05/22/2015: Call for Artists: “Summer Bloom” at the Berkeley Art Works

Call for Artists: “Summer Bloom” at the Berkeley Art Works The Berkeley Arts Council announces “Summer Bloom”, a juried exhibit of art reflecting the beauty and color of summer. All … Continue reading - More

05/17/2015: Blue Ridge CTC “Color and Design” Student Artwork

Blue Ridge CTC “Color and Design” Student’s Artwork May 20 – June 21, 2015 (Back Space) Reception Saturday, June 20, 3-5pm The Berkeley Art Works will exhibit a selection of … Continue reading - More

05/16/2015: Call for Artists: “Life in the Wild” Juried Exhibit of Wildlife Art

The Berkeley Arts Council announces “Life in the Wild”, a juried wildlife art exhibit to celebrate the beauty and diversity of life in the natural world. The exhibition is open … Continue reading - More

05/01/2015: Berkeley Arts Council Plein Air Painting Event

Berkeley Arts Council Sponsors En Plein Air Painting Event for Martinsburg Heritage Day, May 9, 2015 On May 9,2015, the Berkeley Arts Council will sponsor the first local en plain … Continue reading - More

04/29/2015: Space Still Available for May Art Classes

There is still time to register for May art classes at the Berkeley Art Works. Beginning Watercolor Painting is offered on Tuesdays from 1-4pm starting May 5. This is a class … Continue reading - More

04/14/2015: Art Works Open Studio Offered Wednesdays in May

The Berkeley Art Works at 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg will offer All Media Open Studio with Jean Kellogg on Wednesdays from 1-4pm during the month of May. Whether … Continue reading - More

04/10/2015: Berkeley Arts Council Art Classes for May

The Berkeley Arts Council announces three new art classes for May to be presented at the Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street in downtown Martinsburg. May classes will be … Continue reading - More

04/10/2015: Spring Tree Painting Workshop at Berkeley Art Works

The Berkeley Arts Council offers an afternoon workshop, “Capturing the Beauty of Trees,” on Saturday, April 18.  Under the guidance of instructor Judith Becker participants will learn and practice the … Continue reading - More

03/09/2015: Fifth Annual Art and Earth Exhibit Accepted Artists Announced

The Berkeley Arts Council has announced the accepted artists for the Fifth Annual Art and Earth Juried Exhibit, which will be displayed April 2 through May 2 in the Berkeley … Continue reading - More

03/09/2015: Call for Entries: Photo15 Juried Photography Exhibit

UPDATE: Prospectus is updated to reflect entry fee: $25 for 2 images, $10 each additional up to a total of 4 images. The Berkeley Arts Council announces a call for … Continue reading - More


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