D'Art's Painters' Workshop Exhibit
November 15th - December 14th

​Opening Reception : November 16th, 6pm

Come and see what our students at d'Art have been creating!  Students from Ray Hershberger's oil painting classes have put together their own exhibit! Be sure to stop by The Starving Artists Cafe sometime between November 15th and December 14th to see it, or come to the opening reception November 16th at 6pm!

Coming Soon or Current Exhibitions

This exhibition features a wide range of original fiber artworks from across the country. Included works are created from both natural and synthetic fibers, and are a mixture of functional and non-functional explorations.

We're currently running an open call for artists for Material!  

It’s Alive: A Creature Collaboration from the d’Art Community
Reception: Thursday, January 11, 5:30-7:30pm
Dates: January 4-February 1, 2018

The Performers

Vonnie Whitworth Solo Exhibition

November 10th - January 18th

Opening Reception November 29th 6-8pm

Visit Gallery 21 to see our d'Art artist Helen Jones' work in Quartet!  Stop by sometime between November 11th to December 30th, or come to the opening reception from 5pm to 8pm on November 11th!

Featuring original creatures fashioned by hand, each creation is a collaboration between several d’Art affiliated artists. These works are three-dimensional mixed media pieces which explore the creative process, and unique materials and forms.

Off-Site Exhibitions

More Upcoming 2018 Exhibitions

The Sandler Center for the Performing Arts is proud to announce that it will host Vonnie Whitworth’s exhibit “The Performers”, beginning November 10 in celebration of all the wonderful artists who have graced the Sandler Center stage over the past ten years. 

This selection of work is greatly inspired by performances that have been held on the Sandler Center’s main stage. A native of Virginia Beach, Whitworth has been a full-time professional artist for 45 years. Her art work is sought after in major art shows throughout the country. Her art studio is located at the D’Art Center in Norfolk.

There will be a free artist reception held at the Sandler Center on Wednesday, November 29, from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. The Art Gallery is on the second and third floors in the common areas of the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts.

Reception: Thursday, February 22, 5:30-7:30pm
Dates: February 20- March 29, 2018

On-Site Main Gallery Exhibitions

Reception: Saturday, November 11, 5-8pm
Dates: November 11-December 30, 2017

Tiny But Mighty
Reception: Thursday, May 3, 5:30-7:30pm
Dates: May 1-June 9, 2018

​An exhibition of small three-dimensional works from across the country, works must not be larger than 8” in their longest dimensions. Original works in all media, traditional or non-traditional, are welcomed. Included are both freestanding and wall-mounted three-dimensional works. 

Reception: Thursday, June 28, 5:30-8:30pm
Dates: June 26-August 4, 2018

Exploring the concept of urban artwork, this exhibition will include works that are inspired by the city, whether through concept, subject matter, media, or process. Original works from across the country will be included. The reception will feature a live demonstration from a local artist.

Tidewater Turners Member Show
Reception: Thursday, August 23, 5:30-7:30pm
Dates: August 14- September 22, 2018

Featuring original wood-turned works from the local Tidewater Turners, a variety of high quality functional works will be on display and for sale.

Solo Exhibition: Ralph Irby
Reception: TBD
Date: October 2-19, 2018 

This is a solo exhibition of recent drawings and paintings by d’Art resident artist Ralph Irby. The exhibition and reception are open to the public.

Solo Exhibition: Vonnie Whitworth
Reception: TBD
Dates: October 30-November 16, 2018

This is a solo exhibition of recent paintings by d’Art resident artist Vonnie Whitworth. The exhibition is open to the public and the reception is invitation only.  ​​​​