Since 1953, the purpose of TSAA has been to foster the creation of art by local artists. TSAA encourages its members to produce, improve and present their work to the public. Join our talented members who work in a wide range of media including (but not limited to) acrylic, watercolor, pastel and oil painting, drawing, mixed media, photography, ceramics, glass, fiber/textiles, sculpture and woodwork.

Member benefits include:

      Displaying and selling your work at “Art in the Park” located in Ritter Park, Huntington, WV

      Discounts for local framing and printing

      Inclusion in various TSAA events such as workshops, picnics and parties

     Regular meetings to enjoy comradery with follow artists and learning from each other.

Next Jury Session - May 18, 2024

Tri-State Arts Association (TSAA) would like to invite tri-state area to submit artwork to the next jury session.

When: May 18, 2024

            Art drop-off time is 9:00 am.

            Pick up time is 12:30 – 1:00 pm

Where:  Huntington Museum of Art, in Studio located behind the museum.

Important Information About the Process

Must be 18 years of age and reside in Kentucky, Ohio or West Virginia

Submit at drop-off:    

      • Five (5) pieces of original artwork all in one medium (see below for specifications)
      • Short artists statement          
      • $25 non-refundable jurying fee (cash or check made out to TSAA)

After Jurying session/pick up: Notifications will be mailed within the following week.

Presentation of Art Work

All work must be your original art

Work must be presented in a professional manner

            Oil paintings frame

            Works on paper, matted and framed

            All other works suitably presented.

            ALL 2D work must be wired on the back for hanging

Judging Criteria


Good use of design, color, values


Unity and harmony within the entire group of five works

We look forward to meeting new artists and seeing your work. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to email (preferred) or text/call below:

Kerrie Lycans   304-972-6116