Image by Rob Solomon 

August 2nd - 23rd

Opening Reception: Wednesday August 2nd, 6-8pm 

DVAA is excited to announce Connotations, an Open Call exhibition juried by artist Gerard Silva. An exhibition that invited artists to submit work that examines the use of text or any basic graphic linguistic symbols in art. 

June 30th - September 10th

Opening Reception: Thursday July 6th, 6-8pm

International House Philadelphia &  DVAA present Intersection - An exhibition illustrating abstractly or literally the point at which two things meet. Featuring DVAA and International House Philadelphia Artists. Located in the East Alcove Gallery, located in the public lobby of the International House building at 3701 Chestnut Street. Open daily 8am - 10pm.

Third Thursday Salon : Linda Dubin Garfield, President & Founder, smART business consulting

17 Rules for a Successful Art Career

Thursday August 17th 7-8:30pm


Join Linda Dubin Garfield, president of smART business consulting, to review some best practices for the business side of art. Focus on reaching your goals and your audience.

About Linda Dubin Garfield:
Linda Dubin Garfield, an award-winning printmaker and mixed media artist, creates visual memoirs exploring the mystery of memory and the magic of place, using hand-pulled printmaking techniques, photography, collage and digital imaging. She also creates installations that include public participatory art, especially when she is exploring themes relating to women in today’s culture. In 2005 she founded ARTsisters, a group of professional artists who empower each other and their community through art. In 2007 she started smART business consulting, helping emerging artists reach their goals and their audience, providing consulting and coaching on the business side of art through individual, small groups, and workshop experiences as well as providing opportunities to exhibit work. Today she serves on several non-profit boards, currently as president of Da Vinci Art Alliance, and appreciates her good fortune to be able to make art every chance she gets.

About smART Business Consulting: smART business consulting offers business solutions for artists to reach their goals and their audience through individual consulting and coaching, small support groups and seminars as well as providing venues to exhibit art to the public both virtually online (websites and social media) and in reality (exhibitions in galleries and other public venues.)

A program of DVAA and the Corzo Center at the University of The Arts.

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Open Gallery Hours: Wednesday 6-8pm, Saturday & Sunday 1-5pm