Browsing All posts tagged under »Charlottesville Art Community«

Local Artist Check-in: Dylan Korelich

November 15, 2015 by


The sun’s warm milky rays filtered through the vines of the geodesic dome as the afternoon waned into an evening chill. An artist, who had been making giant bubbles only moments before, pokes in his head and points in to the IX building, telling me about a Jesus with red hair. I follow his direction […]

Checking in with the Locals: Lauren Stonestreet

December 16, 2014 by


Charlottesville is a city filled with local-loving people, and a spirit of community and collaboration unlike anywhere else. Every week, Cville Niche will celebrate that spirit by featuring a local’s top picks. Check out previous local check-ins! Lauren Stonestreet This local lady is a photographer and creative director, dancer, and musician. Her presence is invigorating, and […]

Local Artist Check-in: Emily Hancock

November 26, 2014 by


Beyond the city, off 250 West just before Three Notched Road leads you into Crozet, a large sign in the shape of a hand points you to The Barn Swallow during open hours. It was here on a recent dark winter’s night that I turned in toward the barn that has stood since the 1800s, […]

Concatenation at Cobble Hill Farm

October 24, 2012 by


“This is not like going to an art gallery,” says Italian artist Daniel Rossi, one of two artists responsible for Concatenation, a one-day art showing this Sunday. That much will be obvious for visitors to the exhibition, as they are immersed in the artwork in an exploration of how people encounter art. Rossi and Dutch […]

PCA’s Open House

September 14, 2011 by


Tonight, 5:30-7pm, come to the Piedmont Council for the Arts Open House to celebrate their brand new office at CitySpace on the Charlottesville Downtown Mall! Take a look at the CitySpace Gallery (currently featuring the Storyline 2011 exhibit) while enjoying delicious refreshments, participating in a raffle, and finding out the new Art Drinks location for the fall. Here’s […]

Art Drinks! at Market Street Wineshop

April 13, 2011 by


Like art? Like wine? Then join the Piedmont Council of the Arts for their monthly Art Drinks! event! Stop by Market Street Wineshop’s Downtown location this Wednesday from 5:30-7:30pm to rub elbows with art enthusiasts while sampling some delicious beverages. On the second Wednesday of every month, artists, art organizations, and art enthusiasts gather at […]