HVA events

Christmas Showcase

19th November to 31st December 2021:  We're showcasing the best of local art and craftsmanship in time for the festive season. Find unique seasonal inspiration/gifts in our Online Exhibition and Live Stream artist presentations.


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Art at Wenta Enterprise Agency, Potters Bar

Art in Potters Bar

Wenta is an active and vibrant business centre, in Potters Bar that caters and supports small and start up businesses. Having just recently decorated their main corridor, where there is consistent footfall of staff and visitors to each of the indivual companies, this opportunity has been...

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Art at the BTC

Art at the BTC

Wenta is an active and vibrant business centre in Stevenage which, owned by Stevenage Borough Council, supports small and start up businesses.

A group of local HVA artists are able to hang their work on the walls of this centre which has 2 buildings, one with three floors and the other...

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Herts Visual Arts - key event dates/calendar

Take a look at our 2022 calendar - details for each event will be available online throughout the year.

We're looking forward to an exciting year of events. 

2021/22 Events

  • 19th November - 31st December 2021: HVAF...
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Members' Conference

Member's Conference 2022

This is the story of our 2021 Conference. Details of our 2022 event will be added here later in the year.

2022: 6th Annual January Conference Content

We are currently planning our annual conference. If you would like to see that happened last year, you can view public content...

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Big Art Showcase 2021

As this event is held in the New Maynard Gallery in Welwyn Garden City, lockdowns meant that we did not have an opportunity for 2021. However, we'll keep you informed of any updates as soon as they are available.

Makers Fair 2021/22

2021 Makers Fair logo

Objects of Desire 2021

Our Big Makers Fair 2021 is now over.  Details for 2022 will be publuished as they become available. 

Visit our Exhibition page for a new experience every...

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Annual Members Meeting and AGM

OUR AGM 2022 Notifications will begin in the first half of 2022


Our 2021 AGM was held

Monday 14th June at 7.00 pm

On-line Event Invitations via Zoom
(Zoom Room access from 6.45pm)


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Living Crafts Showcase

Thursday 17th-Sunday 20th June 2021:  We're delighted to confirm that 24 Members (listed below) will be at Living Crafts this year, with our thanks to the organisers. Do join us, visit our marquee and enjoy demonstrations by our talented Artists and Artisan-Makers.  ...

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Big Art Fair

BAF Banner with Dates

Our Big Art Fair is now over for 2021.

Put these dates in your diary for 2022: Friday 15th July - Sunday 17th July 2022.

Friday 16th to Sunday 18th July 2021: Our Big Art Fair at Hitchin Town Hall has become an event which both members...

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