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LCVA Gala tickets for sale online!

Longwood Center for the Visual Arts invites you to attend the 2020 black-tie winter gala, held on Saturday, February 15, 2020 in the Blackwell Ballroom at Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia. The LCVA’s widely anticipated biennial gala is the best attended event of its kind in the region, and all proceeds support the LCVA’s community outreach programs.

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: Ironworks Financial + Joni Beachly

LCVA is thrilled to have the support of our gala sponsors, Ironworks Financial + Joni Beachly!

Joni said that she supports the LCVA because, "There are so many benefits to art both for the community and individuals -- whether it's boosting creativity or the many emotional and mental benefits. The work the LCVA does in this area leaves such a positive impact on the community. I am happy to support a program that gives back to the community."

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: Karen and Rucker Snead

LCVA is delighted to have the support of Karen and Rucker Snead as sponsors of our 2020 Winter Gala! 

Rucker said he supports the LCVA because, "it plays a critical role in our community. Having a presence and availability of the arts are a crucial component of the quality of life in a community. The LCVA plays a very important role in supporting and expanding the arts in our community in a multitude of ways to include their physical presence on Main Street. By offering a variety of shows each year and serving as the hub of our arts community."

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: Jennifer L. Fraley

LCVA is delighted to have the support of our gala sponsor, Jen Fraley!

Jen said that she supports the LCVA because "art, in its many forms and creative expressions, is essential to education; creating opportunities for exposure to new ideas, differing viewpoints, contributing to lifelong learning. The LCVA is a treasure and I love that it provides access to the arts for our community."

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: Megan Miller and Trey Eggleston

LCVA is grateful for the support of our gala sponsors, Megan Miller and Trey Eggleston! 

Megan said, "I have always appreciated all that the LCVA does to encourage artistic expression in all levels—age, skill, medium, subject. The connection to and love for the Farmville community and the surrounding areas strengthens and enhances their residents, and it makes Farmville a vibrant and exciting place to live."​

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: Edward Helton and Mike Helton + Helton House

LCVA is grateful for the support of our gala sponsors, Edward Helton and Michael Helton + Helton House!

Ed and Mike commented, "We love giving back to our community and know that the work that is being done through LCVA has a positive impact to Farmville & the surrounding areas.  We have always enjoyed coming to LCVA and seeing  the beautiful artwork that is on display. LCVA is a place where lifelong relationships are built and we are proud to be a part of this organization!"

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: The Woodland, Inc.

LCVA is delighted to have the support of The Woodland as a sponsor of our 2020 Winter Gala! 

Woodland President and CEO Greg Cole says  "sponsorship of the LCVA is a great partnership for our residents at The Woodland. It allows them to be involved in the visual arts community. We love having the LCVA team come onto our campus and provide creative projects for our residents.  Aligning with the LCVA is a win/win for everyone."

Gala Sponsor Spotlight: Haley Auto Mall + Christopher and Melissa Call

LCVA is delighted to have the support of Haley Auto Mall + Christopher and Melissa Call as sponsors of our 2020 Winter Gala! 

Chris said Haley Auto Mall supports the LCVA because, "We love the broad outreach that LCVA has with the neighboring counties. It is wonderful that families are able to enjoy Summer Art Studio free of charge while kids are out of school." Haley Auto Mall is proud to be a sponsor of this great program. 

2019 Start with Art: Learn for Life Annual Youth Art Month Exhibition Highlights

LCVA to exhibit Highlights from the 2019 Start with Art: Learn for Life Annual Youth Art Month Exhibition in Hull Education Center

Upcoming Events 2019-2020

November 1, 2019

Cabin Film Series: Trick r’ Treat

7:00p.m.

Longwood Cabin

 

November 10, 2019

2019 Youth Art Month Highlights Reception

2:30 p.m.

Hull Education Building

 

November 15, 2019 (Opening Reception)

On view November 16 – March 8, 2020

Rural Avant-Garde: The Mountain Lake Experience

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