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Tuesday, August 22, 2017
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Arts

Welcome to the Arts news directory at West Virginia Explorer. Be sure to visit our Attractions guide for more information about arts attractions in West Virginia.

Alliance seeks funds to support three W.Va. preservation organizations

The Preservation Alliance of West Virginia is seeking contributions to help support three state historical-development organizations for which funding has been cut or is...
Five Springs Farmstead

Landscape architect opens farm retreat near New River Gorge

A botanist and landscape architect has invested her knowledge in a farmhouse retreat near the New River Gorge in southern West Virginia, an ecosystem...
Bassist Rufus Reid

Park Service to honor Reid, Harris at Harper’s Ferry induction

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park on June 24 will honor pianist Barry Harris and bassist Rufus Reid during the sixteenth annual Don Redman Jazz...
Vandalia Gathering 2017

More than 25,000 expected to attend Vandalia 2017

An estimated 25,000 are expected to turn out this weekend to celebrate regional culture at the West Virginia capitol during the 41st annual Vandalia...
Sunset in the New River Gorge, New River Gorge National River, Wendy Parks Scott

Photographer of iconic New River Gorge photo found

For more than a year after this iconic photograph of the New River Gorge hit social media, West Virginia Explorer editor David Sibray spent countless...
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Top 10 West Virginia Arts Communities: 2014

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- What makes for a good arts community? According to John Villani, the author of “The 100 Best Small Art Towns in...