October First Friday at Arts on Main
October 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Join us for the opening of our Annual Juried Exhibition!
Over 200 works were entered and judged by Jeffrey Allison.
The winners will receive the following:
First Place: $1,000 and a future solo show at Arts on Main
Second Place: $500
Third Place: $250
Awards Ceremony & First Friday Celebration, October 1st 6pm – 8pm
Jeffrey Allison of the VMFA will serve as juror and judge. Allison is the Paul Mellon Collection educator at VMFA and Statewide Manager at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and a professional photographer. He holds a BA in photography and film from Virginia Intermont College and an MFA in photography from VCU.
Live music by Lori De los Santos
Lori de los Santos is a singer/songwriter who lives in Gloucester, Virginia. She plays acoustic songs from all genres of music including folk, blues and Americana as well as some of Lori’s original songs.
Lori has been playing guitar and writing songs since the mid-1970’s, influenced by artists such as Joni Mitchell, Bonnie Raitt, Billie Holiday, Lead Belly and Flora Purim. Currently, Lori is performing and touring with Virginia Beach singer/songwriter, Mark Rogers, as part of his band. Her harmony vocals are featured on Mark’s new 2019 album “Laying It Down.”
First Friday is on October 1st from 6pm-8pm and is free and open to the public, Beer and wine will be available for purchase.
Thank you to our First Friday Sponsors Walt Evaniak & Mike Ivey!