Free and open to the public. Free parking on show night.

1st Place Dog Days of Summer: Lost in Thought by Libbie Clark, 17"x21", Photography, $200

2nd Place Dog Days of Summer: Rainy Day by Bruce Brelsford, 20"x16",Photography, $200

3rd Place Dog Days of Summmer: Happy Pugs by Meredith Snyder, 16"x20", Oil, $250

Honorable Mention Dog Days of Summmer: Dogs of South America 3 by Dick Pitini, 16"x20", Photography, $260

Honorable Mention Dog Days of Summmer: Old English Sheet Dog by C. J. Hawn, 16"x16", Cut Paper, $200

Honorable Mention Dog Days of Summmer: Domino Reclinging by Glenda M. Creamer, 14"x17", Pen & Ink, $150

Honorable Mention Dog Days of Summmer: Rising Dog by Julz Suder, 8"x8", Acrylic, $40


Dog Days of Summer All Media Show

August - the dog days of summer - one of our favorite seasons and fun art shows. “Dog Days of Summer” - an art show about pets and a fundraiser (to benefit FURS – Friends United with Richmond Shelters) complete with a doggie fashion show, a silent auction and photo booth for doggie shoots.

Join in the doggie - “fashion show” for a $5 fee. You'll have fun stepping out in style with your pet. FURS President Claire Pollard and FURS volunteers will present awards for “best dressed”, "best tail-wagger" and more! Meet some FURS dogs up for adoption.

Libby Clark , photographer has volunteered to run the “photo booth”. For $5 pets and their owners will be photographed, with props and the results made available online.

Here’s the line up for opening night :

7:30 p.m. All Media Show Awards and Gallery talk by Christaphora Robeers.

7:45 p.m. DOG DAYS OF SUMMER -All Media Art Show Gallery talk and awards presentation by Christaphora Robeers and FURS will present their “favorites” awards.

8 p.m. Doggie Fashion Show – guests walk their fashionably dressed pets down the runway and FURS people award prizes for best-dressed, cutest couple and more. FURS adoptable pets also walk the runway to show off their special features and potential.

8:30 p.m. - People’s Choice Awards for Gallery Members Show are presented.

9 p.m. Silent Auction closes and winners are announced. All evening long, guests will have been bidding on items that include pet-lover baskets, artwork, lunch and a painting lesson, 4 traveling-canvas-paintings and more!

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The juror for this exhibit is Christaphora Robeers.






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Angels in Richmond by Arthur C. Levenz - Centre Gallery, West

During a period following two deaths in the artist’s family, these paintings “flowed from” his brush. He continued to paint angels with reverence. “When they appear, they do so in a mystical way”. This exhibit will be in the Centre Gallery, West.



1st Place All Media Show: Politically Correct Self-Censorship by Michael Martin, 11"x14", Color Pencil, $5999

2nd Place All Media Show: Night Queen by Joy Robinson, 68", Fabric, $2200

3rd Place All Media Show: Night Scene by Chris Semtner, 8"x8", Acrylic on Panel, $350

Honorable Menition All Media Show: Good and Evil by Jim Basl, 17"x20", Archival Print Digital Media, $250


August All-Media Show

Each month Art Works offers artists from all over to participate in a juried art show. Submissions are accepted from any artist and any medium.

The juror for this exhibit is Christaphora Robeers.. To learn more about submitting your artwork click here.

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Honorable Menition All Media Show:

Zen by Megan Mattax, 12"x12", Mixed Media, $200

Lies by Megan Mattax, 24"x24", Mixed Media, $600

Errosion by Megan Mattax, 24"x24", Mixed Media, $600


My Sister by Robert Copelan

Thoughts of Darkness by Terry Smith

To My Friend Gabor by John Balasa

Tripp by Bruce Brelford

Greed by Waverly Clark Fitch

Dream Boat by Glenda Creamer

Gallery Member Show

Art Works Gallery Members present signature pieces. On August 22nd guests are invited to vote for their favorite pieces of artwork in the exhibit. The People's Choice Awards are presented on show night.

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Sunset Observations by Stephen Girimont

Sea by Darcy Flanagan

Playback by Anne B. Burnley

Train Crossing Pond by Doug Turner

Boone by Lew Lott





Beauty Through Chaos by Kyle Deville - Skylight Gallery


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