Southwest Virginia Cultural Center Kicks Off 2020 with New Art Exhibit

January 5 – December 31, 2020 @ Southwest Virginia Cultural Center & Marketplace

ABINGDON, VA –TheSouthwest Virginia Cultural Center & Marketplace, located in Abingdon, Virginia, opened a new art exhibit. The exhibit features artwork of the eight newest juried members of‘Round the Mountain: Southwest Virginia’s Artisan Network. The SWVA Cultural Center & Marketplace is home to over 200 juried artisansfrom around the 19 county, four city region of Southwest Virginia. These artisans’ stories feature a variety of mediums, including jewelry, photography, painting, fiber, wood and metal.

The featured artists are

Amanda Griffin(Griffin Entwined) of Galax, Virginia – Jewelry

William Clowerof Woodlawn, Virginia – Wood

James Elmore(student member) of Abingdon, Virginia – 2D: Photography

Charlotte Farrisof Marion, Virginia: Fiber

Henri T. de Hahn(Hahn Art & Design) of Christiansburg, Virginia: Wood

Isaac Hiltonof Vansant, Virginia – Metal

Teresa Kathof Bristol, Virginia – 2D: Painting

Sarah Rouseof Abingdon, Virginia – Fiber: Macramé

The Southwest Virginia Cultural Center & Marketplace is adjusting its hours until the spring and is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sundays. The Center continues extended hours on Thursdays until 9 p.m. for the region’s popular Crooked Road Jam Night.

For more information, call 276-492-2400 or visit

Category: Art