Augusta at ACE: American Roots Weekend
The Augusta Heritage Center and ACE Adventure Resort are teaming up to bring you an incredible weekend of music at The Lost Paddle! Ride the Gauley River during the day […]
Artist Exhibit Opening in Aurora, WV
MADWV member Artspring has announced an solo exhibition for Ruth Blackwell Rogers at The Upstairs Gallery in The Old General Store in Aurora, WV. The exhibit, “World Mountains, Local Headwaters” […]
Augusta Presents: Timber/Timbre: Falling Trees and Rising Voices – Logging and Music in West Virginia, 1880-1930
The Augusta Heritage Center is proud to collaborate with the West Virginia University Watts Museum on their project – “Timber/Timbre: Falling Trees and Rising Voices – Logging and Music in […]
Call for Artists! The Arts Center’s 2021 Annual Fall Juried Arts Exhibit
The Art Center is now accepting artwork for it’s Fall Juried Exhibit. Truly a favorite for many artists in West Virginia. The Art Center’s Annual Juried Fall Exhibit features artwork […]
Artistry on Main Offering New Art Classes
Artistry on Main in Buckhannon, West Virginia is offering new art classes. All classes must be Pre-Paid in person or over the phone at the Gallery. You must add your […]
Augusta Presents: Battle of Blair Mountain Centennial
MADWV Member Augusta Heritage Center is proudly collaborating with the West Virginia Mine Wars Museum and the Blair Centennial Committee to produce an incredible event that remembers and celebrates a […]
Save The Dates for the Helvetia Hoot!
MADWV member Mountain Music Trail announced that Helvetia Hoot! a mountain music, dance, craft, & culture campout will be held May 20-May 22, 2022 at The Hütte Restaurant in Helvetia, […]
Buxton & Landstreet Gallery & Studios presents Georgene Novak Designs!
Buxton & Landstreet Gallery & Studios in Thomas WV announces its newest addition to the Company Store, Georgene Novak Designs! Georgene handcrafts each piece of jewelry—from earings and necklaces to […]
Artists At Work invites you to view the work of June Proctor
MADWV member Artists At Work presents June Proctor, the artist behind the lens of A Second in Time—her beautiful landscape and nature photography graces our walls. Many of June’s pieces […]
Buy Tickets Now for The Arts Center’s Gala Garden Party
The Arts Center announces its 20th Gala Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, September 11, 2021 from 6 to 9 pm in The Art Center’s Great hall. This year’s theme […]
August 18th—Brown Bag Concert at The Arts Center
On Wednesday August 18th, The Arts Center present a Brown Bag Concert featuring JB Tenney, Willie Ward, and Jesse Leigh. Bring your lunch and enjoy this free concert from 12-1pm. […]
Welcome to the West Virginia Highlands, where the creative life is a way of life.
Whether you’re planning a visit or you’ve lived here for generations, the Mountain Arts District is the place to discover the artists and artisans, writers, performers and venues that make the Mountain State a cultural treasure. From Appalachian heritage to the digital arts, from old-time music to gallery shows, search here to add artistry to your next shopping trip or weekend adventure.
If you’re looking for a unique keepsake or one-of-a kind gift, you’ll find handmade products in glass, pottery, woodworking, basketry, jewelry, photography, painting or drawing. Or if you’re seeking custom illustration or writing services for your next project, we’ve got you covered.
And when you’re looking for things to do in our area, make the Mountain Arts District your first stop to find upcoming music performances, plays, storytelling, clogging and other dancing, art installations, classes and workshops, and festivals.
Liz is a jeweler and a photographer in Pocahontas County. She also creates soaps, candles, and herbal creations.
David “Woody” Harman is an Artist Blacksmith. His wife, Brenda, is the resident Broom Maker of hand-tied Appalachian brooms and brushes.
Each basket gives me the opportunity to do something totally different than the last project and the detail in each basket or tray brings me much joy.
The Arts Center hosts art exhibits, concerts and performances, art education and a variety of community activities and events.
Certified Professional Photographer Master Photographer Photographic Craftsman Past President Professional Photographers of West Virginia
The Old Brick Playhouse offers entertaining theatre and educational arts programs locally, throughout the mid-Atlantic, and overseas.
Michael and Carrie Kline weave West Virginia stories and folklore with spine tingling harmonies on voice and guitar.
Promoting and presenting the traditional music, dance, and folkways of the Allegheny Mountain region.