ART26201 receives $4,100 creative placemaking grant for Traders Alley Arts District
From left to right, ART26201’s Renee Preston, John Waltz, Tim Hibbs, Carrie Perry and Bryson VanNostrand.

ART26201 receives $4,100 creative placemaking grant for Traders Alley Arts District

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. -- ART26201 is pleased to announce the award of a $4,100 grant from the Central Appalachian Network (CAN) for Creative Placemaking.  The invitation-only grant will help make ART26201’s…

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Artistry on Main reopens — with two brand new artists — while classes remain on hold for now
A selection of pieces from Cherry Falls Pottery, available in Artistry on Main.

Artistry on Main reopens — with two brand new artists — while classes remain on hold for now

BUCKHANNON – Artistry on Main in downtown Buckhannon reopened with new guidelines June 7. Artistry on Main has officially reopened for the public to view and purchase artwork from local…

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Upshur County youth gain ‘true gallery space’ with opening of Colonial Theatre gallery
Emily Fox, a senior at B-UHS, smiles, in front of her two pieces done in pencil Friday at the gallery's opening.

Upshur County youth gain ‘true gallery space’ with opening of Colonial Theatre gallery

BUCKHANNON – The new Colonial Theatre Gallery opened Friday with the first countywide Youth Art Exhibition. The opening of the new gallery finally happened June 6 after being delayed due…

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Countywide Youth Art Exhibition to finally make its debut Friday in new Colonial Theatre Gallery
Caress by Emily Reeves

Countywide Youth Art Exhibition to finally make its debut Friday in new Colonial Theatre Gallery

BUCKHANNON – In March, everyone was excited for the countywide youth art exhibition sponsored by Upshur County Schools art teachers and students, ART26201, the City of Buckhannon and the Upshur…

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The show must go on: Despite cancellation of art exhibition, Colonial Theatre renovation inches closer to finish line
A view of Main Street from inside the Colonial Theatre last week, when mayor David McCauley took My Buckhannon and other media outlets on a tour of the historic theater.

The show must go on: Despite cancellation of art exhibition, Colonial Theatre renovation inches closer to finish line

BUCKHANNON – The gallery at the Colonial Theater was set to open this past Saturday, March 14, for an Upshur County Schools-wide Youth Art Exhibition. However, concerns over the spread…

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The B-U Camera Club in concert with the W.Va. Strawberry Festival announces the 2020 amateur photography contest guidelines
2019 Contest Judges Anne Johnson, Steve Minardi and David Johnston study photographs

The B-U Camera Club in concert with the W.Va. Strawberry Festival announces the 2020 amateur photography contest guidelines

Amateur adult and youth photographers are invited to prepare photos to be displayed in the following classes: General, Monochrome, Nature, Wild and Wonderful, Things and Places, 20/20 Vision (Eyes), and…

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