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2019 Senior Spotlight: Samantha Jones

Samantha Jones is a senior graphic design major at Longwood, and her design work is on view in the LCVA’s Point of Departure exhibition. “Kitty Con and the Kitty Cause” sheds light on the dangers of declawing, and provides information about alternatives.

2019 Senior Spotlight: Rachel Hanson

Rachel Hanson is a senior graphic design major at Longwood. Her design work focuses on interactive learning materials for children that are interested in graphic design. 

2019 Senior Spotlight: Rachel English

Rachel English is a senior graphic design major at Longwood. Her work is currently on display in the LCVA’s Point of Departure exhibition. 

2019 Senior Spotlight: Miranda Watkins

Miranda Watkins is a senior art education major at Longwood. Her art is currently on display in the LCVA's Point of Departure exhibition. 

2020 Winter Gala

Longwood Center for the Visual Arts invites you to participate in its black tie biennial winter gala, held on Saturday, February 15, 2020 in the Blackwell Ballroom of the Maugans Alumni Center on Longwood University’s campus in Farmville, Virginia. 

More than 500 attendees will delight in an elegant evening while enjoying heavy hors d’oeuvres, an open bar, and live music. A silent auction features fine arts and crafts ranging in value from $50 to $4,000.

Longwood Alumni Art Exhibition 2019 - Call for Entries

Download the PDF form below

March 1 to April 15 — Application dates
Late April — Notification of accepted works
May 25 — Deadline for work to arrive
June 1 — Reception at LCVA; 5pm-8pm
June 1 to August 4 — Exhibition dates

Any questions? Please contact Alex Grabiec, LCVA Curator of Exhibitions, at (434)395-2638 or alumniexhibition@longwood.edu.

Maximum Size: 5’ in any direction

LCVA's Summer Art Studio Returns

The Longwood Center for the Visual Arts(LCVA) invites you to join us this summer to explore and create beautiful works of art inspired by some of your favorite children’s literature, both old and new! Open weekdays from June 11 through August  (closed July 4), the Summer Art Studio program is bringing popular children’s books to life through art.

2018 Senior Spotlight: Bailey Talley

Bailey Talley is a senior art major at Longwood. Her art is currently on display in the LCVA's Point of Departure exhibition. 

2018 Senior Spotlight Alesa Sumpter

Alesa Sumpter is a senior graphic design major at Longwood. Her design is currently on display in the LCVA's Point of Departure exhibition. 

Alesa said, "The world is being taken over by all forms of technology. In some cases this can be a good thing but in other cases not so much. The younger generation has grown up with technology and start to become consumed in it. This limits children to play outside or participate in creative activities.

2018 Senior Spotlight: Allie Snavely

Allie Snavely is a senior graphic design major at Longwood. Her design is currently on display in the LCVA's Point of Departure exhibition. 

Allie said, "In order to make skincare normal for both genders, I created a book, ad campaign, and social media presence to inform anyone of their skin and health needs. We're all human, we all have skin, we are all capable of being happy, healthy, and beautiful.