Stifel Fine Arts Center Hosts West Virginia Watercolor Society Exhibition
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1330 National Rd., Wheeling, WV

july, 2021

thu15jul6:30 pm8:30 pmAqueous 2021: West Virginia Watercolor Society Exhibition Opening Reception6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Stifel Fine Arts Center & School of Dance, 1330 National Road, Wheeling, WV 26003

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Aqueous 2021, the national juried exhibition of the West Virginia Watercolor Society (WVWS), opens Thursday, July 15 at the Stifel Fine Arts Center. A free reception takes place 6:30-8:30pm. Awards will be announced at 7pm.

The exhibit features 44 works by 37 artists in a wide range of subjects and styles. Paintings are created with water-based media – including transparent watercolors, gouache, acrylics and more – executed in an aqueous manner on paper or board.

The juror for this year’s exhibition is Bill Vrscak, an award-winning freelance artist/illustrator and signature member of the American Watercolor Society.

Aqueous 2021 is on display through September 4. Regular gallery hours are 9am-5pm, Monday through Friday and 10am-4pm, Saturday. Admission is free.

Sponsored by United Bank.

More about the WVWS:

The WVWS was founded in 1984. The society seeks to promote and ensure high standards of the art of watercolor painting in West Virginia, to guide students and aspiring watercolor artists, and to educate the public on the broad scope of watercolor and watermedia painting. To learn more about the society, visit


(Thursday) 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Stifel Fine Arts Center & School of Dance

1330 National Road, Wheeling, WV 26003


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