Mission: The mission of Art on Avenue of the States is to bring the community together in a welcoming atmosphere to experience the visual and performing arts.
The gallery, located in Chester, PA, is run by artists, for artists. The focus of the gallery is to create a space for local, regional and guest artists to exhibit and sell their works.The gallery is an educational as well as entertainment venue for the community to engage in the diverse media of the art world, as well as to participate in the gallery's many workshops and performances.
To our artists: it's annual membership time! To renew (or become a member if you're not already), simply download our prospectus on this site, and send with your fee. Membership entitles you to $5 off entry fee for shows and 5 images on our website's membership gallery.
Now showing: "Black and White and Read All Over" Show at our newly renovated gallery! Gallery Hours: Thurs-Fri, 11:00am-3:00pm. Additional gallery open hours for this Friday, 2/20/15, from 5-7 & Saturday from 12-5.
Art at Harrah's Casino is up! Eighteen artworks from various area artists are located in the casino lobby. Find us on Etsy to view works, and make a purchase!
March: Made In Chester (hosted by Devon Walls) Opening on March 20th. Shows runs thru April 3rd. All artwork and artisan pieces are crafted by Chester area artists.
April: Now announcing our 3rd Annual Student Art Show for youth in grades K-12! Teachers and Students, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for info. Details: Delivery: Saturday April 4th, 11am 2pm or Tuesday, April 7th, 11am 2pm Opening Reception/Awarding of Prizes for Elementary/Middle School and High School Students: Friday, April 10th, 5- 8pm Prize Sponsors: Widener University, RCWA
Family/Youth Art Education at J. Lewis Crozer Library (hosted by AOAS Artists):
Date: Thursday, March 19 Instructor: Catherine Quillman Location: J. Lewis Crozer Library. Class is open to youth AND adults- contact email@example.com for details or to register
Atelier/Life Drawing from Live Model for Artists:
Friday, April 17, 10:30am-1:30pm Draw/Paint from the live model. $12 includes model fee and beverages. BYO art supplies and lunch. Space is limited, so RSVP to Olga Neilsen (moderator) at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. Parking in adjacent lot.
Adult Art Education at our gallery:
"Find Your Inner Artist" Painting Party (Adults only) TBA 6:30-8:30 PM at the gallery $25 Per Person Instructor: Jessica Barber Includes Canvas/Art Supplies Wine/Drinks & Food
Private Art Classes/Painting Parties for local groups by appointment. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
We also rent out our space! Contact email@example.com to discuss pricing to reserve our venue for your next event. The "Back Avenue Gallery" is available for monthly solo shows.