Tidewater Art Alliance

Our Mission is to Support, Develop and Promote the Visual Arts in Hampton Roads


Upcoming Events:


The TAA Members Exhibition, coordinated by TAA in cooperation with and held at the
Portsmouth Art & Cultural Center, 400 High Street, Portsmouth, Va., to be held Friday, August 13th through Sunday, October 2nd, 2016.

TAA Member’s Exhibition Prospectus

Recent Exhibitions:

Open Horizons 2016

“Open Horizons” a TAA Juried Exhibition, coordinated by TAA in partnership with and held at The Charles H. Taylor Art Center, will run May 7th , 2016 through June 19th 2016. The Charles H. Taylor is located at 4205 Victoria Blvd., Hampton, Va. 23669.

2015 TAA Member’s Exhibition

The TAA Members Exhibition, coordinated by TAA in cooperation with and held at the Kennedy Gallery at One Eleven Art & Foundation, 111 Pennsylvania Avenue, Norfolk, Va., to be held Friday, September 11th through Sunday October 11th 2015.

Member’s Exhibition Prospectus

Joint Program for TAA and Hampton Arts League:

Mark Miltz will present a Figure Drawing demonstration from a nude model. Mark Miltz: Slices of Life, his one person exhibition is also on view. Sunday September 20, 2:30 – 3:30pm. Followed by an ARTISTS TALK with Virginia Artists 2015 Juried Exhibition Sunday, September 20, 3:30-4:30 pm. Several of the exhibiting artists will be on hand to talk about their selected artworks and answer questions in a Power Point presentation.

Mark Miltz Figure Drawing Demo 2015

“Open Windows” a TAA Juried Exhibition, coordinated by TAA in partnership with and held at the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts, will be held May 7th, 2015 through June 27th 2015.

The Suffolk Center is located at 110 W. Finney Ave. Suffolk, VA 23434

Open Windows Prospectus

“Tiny Treasures: A Juried Miniature Exhibition”

March 15 to March 31, 2015
to be held at The Hermitage Museums and Gardens 7637 N Shore Rd, Norfolk, VA 23505 (757) 423-2052

Only original works of art completed within the past two years and not previously exhibited in the Hermitage Museums and Garden or other TAA exhibitions may be submitted.
• Two-dimensional and three-dimensional works must adhere to the 1/6th rule for miniature works. In other words, the image or sculpture must be smaller than 1/6 of the actual size of the image or object depicted. (Ex. The human head is approximately 9” high, as a miniature it would be approximately 1.5”high.)
Juror: Colin Brady

Tiny Treasures Prospectus


“TAA Portfolio Exhibition”

3-4 pieces from each of 15 juror-selected TAA member artists
Art Institute of Virginia Beach Gallery Space Two Columbus Center, Virginia Beach, VA
December 10th, 2014 – February 26, 2015
Opening Reception will be held on January 16th, 2015 5-7pm (doors will be locked at 7pm!)
Juror: Teresa Palmer

TAA Portfolio Exhibition Prospectus 2014

TAA 2014 Artists Favorites Exhibition Card -RCA

This TAA “Community Outreach Show and Teaching Event Schedule”, and is a Sales-Only Exhibition of TAA Member’s artworks,” coordinated by TAA in cooperation with the Norfolk Collegiate School’s Fine Arts Department, to be held in The Gallery in the Meredith Center of the Arts , located at 7336 Granby Street, in Norfolk, VA.
September 26th 2014 – Saturday, December 13th 2014
Opening Reception Friday, September 26th 2014

Artist’s Favorites Exhibition Prospectus 2014

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