WTJU Artist Interview: Janet Grahame Nault

WTJU Artist Interview: Janet Grahame Nault JULY 10, 2014 · COMMUNITY ARTS EVENTS Local artist Janet Grahame Nault makes multimedia collages that combine etchings, paint and thread in a process that she has developed over the past decade. As part of a partnership with WTJU 91.1′s public affairs program Soundboard, she recently sat down with Julia Kudravetz to talk about her work….

Fridays After Five Announces Second Half of Summer Schedule

Fridays After Five Announces Second Half of Summer Schedule JULY 11, 2014 · COMMUNITY ARTS EVENTS, FREE EVENTS Fridays After Five, a free live concert series presented by Bud Light, has announced the second half of its summer schedule. Each week volunteers work the concessions on behalf of a variety of local non-profits who share in the proceeds,…

VSA Art Show at CitySpace Gallery

VSA Art Show at CitySpace Gallery JULY 3, 2014 · PCA SPECIAL EVENTS, PCA UPDATES PCA is excited to co-present the second annual VSA Art Show, a collaborative exhibit in the CitySpace Gallery with VSACharlottesville/Albemarle for July and August. VSA Charlottesville/Albemarle was formed in 2000 as a district of Virginia VSA arts (formerly Very Special Arts). VSA, an affiliate of The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, is dedicated to promoting…

July First Fridays Guide

July First Fridays Guide JULY 4, 2014 · PCA SPECIAL EVENTS, PCA UPDATES First Fridays is a monthly art event featuring exhibit openings at many Downtown art galleries and additional exhibition venues. Several spaces offer receptions. Listings are compiled in collaboration with C-VILLE Weekly. To list an exhibit, please send information at least two weeks beforehand to info@charlottesvillearts.org. First Fridays:…

PCA Seeks Executive Director

PCA Seeks Executive Director JULY 7, 2014 · PCA SPECIAL EVENTS, PCA UPDATES Piedmont Council for the Arts (PCA), the designated arts agency of Charlottesville City and Albemarle County, seeks an Executive Director. The mission of PCA, a non-profit organization, is to sustain the thriving presence of the arts in the Charlottesville/Albemarle area. PCA provides support services to artists, arts organizations, and their…

July Art Drinks at Crozet Pizza at Buddhist Biker Bar

July Art Drinks at Crozet Pizza at Buddhist Biker Bar JULY 7, 2014 · PCA SPECIAL EVENTS, PCA UPDATES Join PCA for the next Art Drinks at Crozet Pizza at Buddhist Biker Baron Wednesday, July 9 from 5:30-7:30pm! Art Drinks is a monthly casual networking event where you can mingle with other arts enthusiasts and creative professionals in Charlottesville. This event is FREE and open to the public….

Arts Engagement Series: VSA Charlottesville/Albemarle

Arts Engagement Series: VSA Charlottesville/Albemarle JULY 9, 2014 · CULTURAL PLAN, PCA SPECIAL EVENTS, PCA UPDATES Welcome to the Arts Engagement Blog Series! This series highlights volunteer opportunities for community members with a love of the arts. Each post in the series will correspond to one of the goals in Create Charlottesville/Albemarle: A Cultural Plan. The cultural plan is a comprehensive…

Publications

In 2013, PCA transitioned the Community Arts Education Handbook to an online directory of arts education resources. This new format offers several advantages, including improved searchability, full-color images, links to resource websites, and year-round updates. Though we will no longer publish an annual PDF edition of the Community Arts Education Handbook, you can browse the online Arts Education Resources…

Artist Services

Piedmont Council for the Arts supports Charlottesville’s artists with a variety of services and opportunities for members! To find out more about member benefits and how to join, click here. Fractured Atlas Membership PCA members are eligible for a free Associate Membership with Fractured Atlas. Fractured Atlas is a national non-profit arts service organization that provides a wide…

Arts Reach

Our community is full of groups working hard to reach underserved citizens and PCA is here to help. Arts Reachkeeps you informed about local arts opportunities and resources that may be of interest to you or groups you serve. Have an arts need or resource to share? Fill out this Arts Reach Submission Form to tell us what you need…