2024 Biennial Exhibition

2024 Biennial Exhibition

It’s time again for the biennial exhibition at the Huntington Museum of art sponsors by TSAA. Open to both members and non-members.

Important dates: 

Receiving: (Studio 2 behind Museum) Saturday, March 16, 11 am to 3 pm, Sunday, March 17, 1 pm – 3 pm
Jurying: Monday, March 18th
Opening Reception: Sunday, April 7, 2 pm – 4 pm

(Non-selected works pickup: Sunday, April 7, 4 pm- 5 pm in the Auditorium)

Click to see photos from the 2022 Biennial

Click for the prospectus and entry form.

We are selling ads in our program too, plus we need purchase awards too. Also donations for drawing. We are asking local businesses for donations. If you can help, please call Leigh.

Any questions call Leigh McDonald 954-857-1269 or email leighmcdonald@zoomnet.net.

Image of the flyer for the 2024 TSAA Biennial.


Tri-State Arts Association Biennial Exhibition 2024

The Tri-State Arts Association announces a call to artists for a juried art exhibition, March 30 – July 14, 2024 at the Huntington Museum of Art in Huntington, WV. There will be $1,300 in awards given and purchase awards are available. Jurors are Steve Smith from Angola, Indiana and Chris Krupinski from Mainville, Ohio.  2D and 3D art will be accepted.  Artists 18 years or older, residing in West Virginia, Kentucky, or Ohio are eligible to enter the show. Original works completed since 2022 will be eligible to be entered in the show. Copied work or class work is not acceptable. Paintings, Drawings, Photography, Ceramics, Sculpture, Glass, Fiber, Textiles and Wood are accepted. Work must be no bigger than 3 x 4 ft. All work must be hand-delivered (and picked up), and will be juried onsite. See Prospectus for details. $40 for nonmembers, $30 for members of TSAA. Deadline: Deliver art Saturday, March 16, 2024 11 am to 3 pm and Sunday, March 17, 2024 1-3 pm.

Link:       https://tri-stateartsassociation.org/wp-content/uploads/2024/01/2024-TRI-STATE-ARTS-PROSPECTUS-1.pdf

For questions please contact, Laura Moul, TSAA President at lauramoul@aol.com or call 304-416-4522.

Opening reception Sunday, April 7, 2024 2:00-4:00 pm.  Public is invited to meet the artists and see the exhibition.  Event is free.

Art In the Park  by Tri-State Arts Association

Spring 2024

Saturday, June 1st  10 am to 5 pm; Sunday, June 2nd  11 am to 5 pm

Fall 2024

Saturday, Sept 21st  10 am to 5 pm; Sunday, Sept 22nd  11 am to 5 pm

Location: Ritter Park, Huntington WV.  behind the fountain (10th Street).

Artist Easels, Food Trucks, looking for entertainment – face painter, balloon artist/clowns, strolling musicians, caricature artists, etc.

TSAA members who wish to set up a space need to reserve an easel. Easel price is now $50 for the weekend. Send check to TSAA, P.O. Box 2263, Huntington, WV 25723.


Art Opportunities

Poster for 610 gallery call for artists 2024

Member News

The Tri-State Arts Association proudly announces its newest juried members

Majorie Lones-Oil Paint from Ashland, KY
Sandra Kilgore-Pottery from Prichard, WV
Liz Haley from Charleston, WV
Stephanie Ellsworth-Drawing from Huntington, WV
C. Michelle-Alford-Tyler-Woodburning, Huntington, WV
Levi Simpkins-Oil Paint from Huntington, WV
Phyllis Renae Wilcox-Acrylic/Mixed Media from Hurricane, WV
Joshua Perry-Ceramics from Barboursville, WV

CONGRATULATIONS to current members who juried into new categories:
Pamala Conley-Oil Paint from Gallipolis, OH
Ann Grimes-Drawing from Lavalette, WV


   SOLO SHOW by Leigh E. McDonald, Mixed Media Artist

West Edge Gallery, 1040 Vernon Street, Huntington WV (West Moreland Area of West Huntington)

February 2-28, Opening Reception February 10, 1-3 pm “Nature Collaged”

                      A mixture of works featuring natural elements  Instagram:leighemcdonald

Workshop offered during show, Collage Grids, Feb 17 10am-noon

Artist Books, Art Quilts, Watercolor Paintings, & Mixed Media     Questions: 954-857-1269



Pam Conley has had her “Hunting Jaguar” oil painting accepted into the juried show”

A Moment In Time

January 14, 2024 – March 03, 2024

Art Studio Hamptons Gallery, Westhampton Beach, NY

Click for images from the exhibition.