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Beaux-Arts Bash Sponsor Spotlight-Larissa and Jarrod Fergeson

The LCVA is proud to have Larissa and Jarrod Fergeson, and the j fergeson gallery as sponsors for our Beaux-Arts Bash!

Lara and Jarrod commented, “The excellence of a museum is measured by the excellence of its collection. We are very pleased to support this new program for acquisitions at the LCVA.”

Beaux-Arts Bash Sponsor Spotlight-Virginia and Brad Watson

LCVA is so glad to have Virginia and Brad Watson as sponsors for our 2017 Beaux-Arts Bash!

Brad commented, “We try to help our community whenever and however we can, and are pleased to be a part of the Longwood Center for the Visual Arts. The LCVA adds so much to Main Street and has brought many people to Downtown Farmville through art exhibits, educational programs and social gatherings. The Beaux-Arts Bash is a perfect example of another fun and creative idea that brings people together. We are looking forward to seeing our friends there.”

Beaux-Arts Bash Sponsor Spotlight-Megan Miller

LCVA is thrilled to have Megan Miller as a sponsor of our Beaux-Arts Bash!

Beaux-Arts Bash Sponsor Spotlight-Short Twig Press

The LCVA is thrilled to have Short Twig Press as a sponsor for our Beaux-Arts Bash. We cannot wait to see the commemorative broadside they come up with for the event.

Beaux-Arts Bash Sponsor Spotlight-Rochette's Florist + Sidney Allen

LCVA is proud to have Rochette’s Florist as a sponsor for our Beaux-Arts Bash. Sidney Allen expressed excitement about creating the flower arrangements for the Beaux-Arts Bash. “We have creative leeway and liberties to showcase our talents. I’m happy to be able to help!”  We can’t wait to see the floral arrangements created by Sidney Allen!

Wine & Brew Sponsor Spotlight-Tony Markland

Tony Markland of Alcova Mortgage is a proud partner of the LCVA!

“What really stood out to me was the outreach to the surrounding counties and what it provides for so many teachers and children in dozens of public schools.  When I look to invest …I have a serious soft spot for kids.  I really try and spread giving back anywhere we can that provides for as many people as possible, but there is something special to me about being able to help children.”

Beaux-Arts Bash Sponsor Spotlight-The Woodland

The Woodland is happy to be a Beaux-Arts Bash Sponsor!

“The Woodland is pleased to support the LCVA and the arts community. The LCVA is an integral part of the fabric of America’s first two college community and The Woodland is proud to be a sponsor.”

Nominations for Community Achievement in the Arts Awards Due March 1

PURPOSE:  The Longwood Center for the Visual Arts is resuming its annual Community Achievement in the Arts Award in the spring of 2017. The awards honor an individual, a non-profit organization, and a business that have made a significant and selfless contribution to the development of the arts in Southside Virginia, including Amelia, Appomattox, Buckingham, Charlotte, Cumberland, Lunenburg, Nottoway and Prince Edward Counties.

Elly MacKay "Chasing Shadows" Longwood Center for the Visual Arts, LCVA

"Chasing Shadows" Front Window Installation

If you've driven down Farmville's Main Street lately you've undoubtedly noticed the incredible front window installation in LCVA. Drivers and pedestrians alike have enjoyed the magical aquatic scene featuring beautiful coral, playful mermaids, and a variety of marine life suspended in the scene.

Stephanie Bailey, 2016 "Point of Departure" exhibition at Longwood Center for the Visual Arts, LCVA

2016 Senior Spotlight: Stephanie Bailey

Stephanie is a graphic design major at Longwood. Her work in Point of Departure focuses on self-harm and how to assist those who suffer from it.