Press releases

Press releases

Herts Visual Arts 2020 Big Art Showcase at the New Maynard Gallery

15th January 2020                                                                                                  

2020 is a great year to be a Herts Visual Arts Forum member and event visitor.  Not only are we celebrating 30 years, but it’s also Hertfordshire Year of Culture 2020.  This means there is even more going on and even more reasons to be part of our thriving art community. 

HVA members conference January 2020

Well, that was a blast - thank you everyone who joined in with our January conference ... huge thanks to YOCI who made an appearance at the end, to all the creative challengers, to our mask workshop participants, to the cake sharers, everything. So much inspiration in all your thoughts, connections and sharing.

Huge welcome to all our very new members too ...

Art in Potters Bar

Press Release from Herts Visual Arts

Release date: December 13th 2019

As part of Wenta’s ongoing work to develop relationships within the local Herts community, a new initiative has been instigated at their Potter’s Bar Business Centre in Hertfordshire.

Herts Open Studios 2019

Herts Open Studios 2019 – What will you discover this September?

From 7th-29th September 2019, Herts Open Studios again brings artists, artisans and art-lovers together. 3 weeks of inspiration, discovery and rich opportunity, bring art into the heart of our communities across Hertfordshire. Established almost 30 years ago, it’s a popular and well-established part of the Hertfordshire annual art calendar.

Herts Visual Arts Big Art Fair 2019 - Press release

24th March 2019

Herts Visual Arts Celebrates with a THIRD Big Art Fair

Following the highly successful launch of a new Art Fair for Hertfordshire in 2017, Herts Visual Arts (HVA) is back with their Big Art Fair for a third year during the ever-popular Hitchin Festival.  Run by and for HVA members: more than 50 artists and designer-makers from across Hertfordshire will display their work at the newly refurbished Hitchin Town Hall Saturday and Sunday July 13th and 14th.