Corks & Crafts – Coming To A Bar Near You


Do you enjoy the new painting and drinking trend? Well why not add craft making to the mix? Corks and Crafts, a new local business, is traveling around town teaching you how to make the latest and greatest craft projects while socializing with friends and family. This small local business explains their concept further: "We began our Corks and Crafts adventure this year, connecting people with their inner artists and craftsmen. We are four teachers on a mission to get people in touch with their creativity and to help people make socializing a priority! Our events take place at various … [Read more...]

Roadtrip for Lego Lovers


The one-of-a-kind, large scale models of American landmarks made completely out of Lego® bricks will entertain customers with stunning visuals and fun facts.

Burlesque Life Drawing Comes to Dayton

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Started in 2005 by artist Molly Crabapple, the concept is simple: Artists draw glamorous models, compete in contests, and win drinks and prizes.

“Danny Lyon: Memories of the Southern Civil Rights Movement” to Open at Antioch College’s Herndon Gallery


Photographer and filmmaker Danny Lyon captured some of the civil rights movement's most compelling moments, from the March on Washington, from the March on Washington, to the aftermath of the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing in Birmingham, Alabama.

Chalk Art Comes To Life At The Greene Today!


The streets of The Greene will come alive today as artists create living art using only pastel chalk to bring awareness to national mental health awareness month from 10am - 10pm!

American Impressionism On Display at the DAI


A comprehensive look at more than 100 works by American Impressionists from the 1880s through the 1940s, including John Singer Sargent, Mary Cassatt, William Merritt Chase, Childe Hassam, John Twachtman, and many others.

Kettering CitySites Call For Public Art Proposals


Artists, artist teams, designers and architects are invited to submit proposals for a new public artwork to be located at the City of Kettering’s Southdale Park and Habitat Environmental Center. The artist will design, fabricate and install a permanent, site-specific piece using approximately 120 aluminum tiles created by Kettering City Schools students. The tiles were created during a special aluminum casting event with the foundry team of Bernie Carreno of Austin, TX. The Habitat Environmental Center offers numerous programs and events throughout the year, as well as ecologically themed … [Read more...]

Top Ten for Dayton Visual Arts, 2014


For the second year in a row, Shayna V. McConville, Cultural Arts Manager for the City of Kettering, has put together and shared with us her look back at the best of 2014. We hope you enjoy it! Another year of amazing art exhibitions, artists and events!

Japan Goes Deco ** Ticket Giveaway**

Art Deco Japan

Deco Japan introduces the spectacular craftsmanship and sophisticated designs of Japan’s contribution this rich period in world history and visual culture.

51 Artists’ Handcrafted “giftables” in DVAC’s Holiday Gift Gallery


DVAC is pleased to present original, handcrafted “giftables” by 51 Dayton member artists in their popular annual fine art and fine craft gift gallery.