Evening of Art receptions at the Art Center

Starting on November 17, 2022, the VAS Art Center will be open for an Evening of Art reception every third Thursday of the month from 5:00 – 8:00 pm Please join us to view our outstanding ‘Water’s Edge’ exhibition, visit our gift shop and get a sneak peak at the original artwork available to purchase […]

Winners announced of the VAS Mix it Up! exhibition

Congratulations to the artists recognized for their work at the reception for the Mix it Up! exhibition, the third and final show in our Art Treasures Trio series.  Awards were presented in front of an overflow audience by judge Susan Due Pearcy, whose art is held in the permanent collection of the Pushkin Museum in Russia, the […]

VAS wins First Place award for its float in the Town of Vienna Halloween Parade

The Vienna Arts Society float, which was among the 86 entries in the 76th annual Vienna Halloween Parade, took first place in the ‘Float with Music’ category. Our float featured original artwork on the parade theme, which was “Time Machine: Vienna in the Past, Present and Future.” The VAS float team was headed by Joyce […]

Artist demo and membership meeting with Amelia Hankin

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 10:00-NOON. Please note: Amelia Hankin’s demo will start promptly at 10 o’clock. The Vienna Arts Society welcomes the public to free-of-charge virtual artist demonstrations the second Thursday of each month. Our featured artist in November was Amelia Hankin, Artist-in-Residence in Screenprinting at American University. Professor Hankin, who received her MFA from the […]

VAS honors watercolor and pastel artists at Art Treasures II reception

Congratulations to the artists recognized for their work at the reception on Sunday, October 16, 2022, at the Vienna Arts Society’s “Watercolors and Pastels” show, the second in the Art Treasures Trio series. Awards were presented in front of an enthusiastic and appreciative audience by judge Mike Flynn, who is a professional member artist of […]

Artist demo and membership meeting with Karen Tyler

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13, 10:30-NOON The Vienna Arts Society welcomes the public to free-of-charge virtual artist demonstrations the second Thursday of each month. Our featured artist in October was Karen Tyler, who paints full time in her studio at the Torpedo Factory in Old Town, Alexandria, Virginia. As Karen explains, “My paintings are abstracted interiors rendered […]

VAS Art Treasures I reception showcases oil and acrylic artists

Congratulations to the artists recognized for their work at the reception on Sunday for the “Oils and Acrylics” show, the first in our Art Treasures Trio series of exhibits.  Awards were presented in front of an overflow audience by judge Robert Yi, Assistant Director of the School of Art at George Mason University. Stop by to see […]

Zentangle Workshops by CZT, Debbie Collins

Introduction to the Zentangle Method, held on October 18, 2022, provided beginners with a background in the history of Zentangle, introduced them to the basics steps of the method and exposed them to associated vocabulary and tools used. In Zentangle: Beyond the Basics, held on October 22, participants gained a deeper understanding of the Zentangle Method by […]

Artist demo and membership meeting with Joyce McCarten

The Vienna Arts Society welcomes the public to free-of-charge virtual artist demonstrations the second Thursday of each month. Thursday, September 8, 2022, at 10:30. Our featured artist in September was Joyce McCarten. Years of outdoor landscape painting and figure drawing have given McCarten a rich painting vocabulary, which she uses to develop her abstract work. […]