2019 Exhibition Schedule

In Pursuit: A Virginia College & University Student Art Exhibition 


Description: In Pursuit is a juried exhibition that features work from Virginia Art Students currently enrolled in their University or College’s 2019 Art Program. This exhibition is open to functional, non-functional, 2D, 3D, fine art, and fine craft in all mediums. This exhibition is open to all Virginia college art students currently enrolled in the art program at their college or university, and is held at the d’Art Center in Norfolk, Virginia. This exhibition will be juried by art professionals at d’Art Center, and curated by d’Art Center Staff. The d’Art Center is Norfolk’s thirty-year-old art center and includes working professional artist studios and provides a wide variety of exhibitions and programming open to the public. The d’Art Center is located in the NEON district of Norfolk.

Exhibition dates:        Thursday, April 11th 2019 -    

                                  Thursday, May 2nd 2019

Reception:                  Thursday, April 11th 2019, 


Call Open:                  Thursday, February 7th 2019 - 

                                  Sunday, March 10th 2019

Notifications (by email):      By 5pm, Friday March 

                                           22nd, 2019 

Accepted works arrive by:     Thursday, April 4th, 


Submission fee:             $15.00 for up to 3 works  


1st Place:            $300.00

2nd Place:            $200.00

3rd Place:            $100.00 

Tidewater Turners Member Show

​Tuesday, January 8th - Saturday, January 26th

Reception : Saturday, January 12th

Soulful : A National Exhibition of African-American Artists

Thursday, February 7th -  Thursday, February 28th

Reception: Thursday, February 7th

​Call to Artists Open Monday, December 3rd - Sunday, January 6th

​Juror : Ken Wright

Persistence : A National Exhibition Celebrating Women’s Empowerment

​Saturday, March 9th - Saturday March 30th

Reception : Thursday March 14th

Call to Artists Open Monday, January 7th - Thursday February 7th

​Juror : Lori Pratico

Virginia College Student Art Show

Thursday, April 11th - Thursday, May 2nd

Reception : Thursday, April 11th

​Call to Artists Open Monday, February 4th - Sunday, March 10th

Juried by Art Professionals at d'Art Center 

Earth Devised: A National Exhibition of Functional and Non-Functional Ceramic Art

​Saturday, May 11th - Thursday, June 6th

Reception : Thursday, May 16th

Call to Artists Open Monday, March 11th - Sunday, April 14th

​Juror : TBA

Sheets: A National Exhibition of Paper Arts

​Saturday, June 15th -Saturday, July 13th

Reception : ​Thursday, June 20th

Call to Artists Open Monday, April 15th - Sunday May 19th

​Juror : TBA

Resident and Associate Artist Show

Thursday, July 25th - Saturday, August 31st

​Reception : TBA

​Contrive: A National Exhibition of Profound Photo Manipulation

Saturday, September 14th - Tuesday, October 8th

Reception : Thursday, September 19th

Call to Artists Open Monday, July 8th - Sunday August 11th

Juror: TBA

​Unconventional: A National Exhibition Celebrating the Use of Unusual Materials and Found Objects in Art

Thursday, October 17th -   Saturday, November 16th

Reception : First night of 5th Annual NEON Festival,

Thursday October 17th

Call to Artists Open Monday, August 12th - Sunday September 15th

Juror : TBA​​