2021 Covid-19 Update
Due to the continued severity of the Covid-19 virus and variants, the VAC is currently closed for regular hours. You may schedule an appointment to see the studio artists and their works between 11 am and 4 pm Thursday through Saturday.
Hopefully, as vaccines begin to roll out and cases diminish, we'll be able to be fully open soon with classes and regular retail hours. Stay tuned! Thank you for your continued support!
Great News! The VAC artist JJ Jiang's " Apple Daily" painting is going to California for the Thirtieth National Juried Exhibition of Oil Painters of America. The show will be held at the California Center for the Arts, located in Escondido, California from April 9 through May 16, 2021. CONGRATULATIONS!
Great News! The VAC artist JJ Jiang's "Visit to the Louvre" was selected as the Silver Medal Award winner for the Oil Painters of America's 2020 Eastern Regional Exhibition! The exhibition is held at Reinert Fine Art, located in Charleston, South Carolina, November 20 – December 19, 2020. SOLD at the Exhibition!
The VAC artist JJ Jiang's oil painting "Eternal City" has been selected for inclusion in the American Impressionist Society 21st Annual National Juried Exhibition! The exhibition will be held at Illume Gallery in beautiful St. George, Utah. The opening reception will be on Thursday, October 22, 2020.
Centennial Celebration 百年画展
The VAC artist JJ Jiang's "At Rest" 小憩( from his series of KIMONO--BEAUTY + FORM 珂摩诺---形与色的和谐) painting has been selected for the National Watercolor Society 100th International Exhibition. October, 2020！
Beck Side 涧水边 The VAC artist JJ Jiang's oil painting titled "Beck Side" has been accepted into the Oil Painters of America the 29th Annual National Juried Exhibition of Traditional Oils that opens this May in Fredericksburg,TX. The exhibition will run from May 15 through June 13, 2020. CONGRATULATIONS!
After the Rain 早春新雨 The VAC's artist JJ Jiang's "After the Rain" painting has been selected for the National Watercolor Society 99th International Exhibition The exhibition dates will be: October 3-November 17, 2019, in San Pedro, CA. CONGRATULATIONS!
A Bag of Apples 一袋苹果 The VAC's artist JJ Jiang's "A Bag of Apples" painting has been selected for the American Watercolor Society's 152nd Annual international Exhibition to be held in the historic Salmagundi Club in New York City, April 1-21,2019. What a nice way to kick off the new year.
The VAC artists Veronica Samuel's "Two Sisiters" and JJ Jiang's "Autumn Light" have been selected for the Watercolor Society of North Carolina 2018 Exhibition, 10/07 -11/18