HVA events

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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Herts Visual Arts - key event dates/calendar

Take a look at our 20/21 calendar - details for each event will be available online throughout the year.

We're looking forward to an exciting year of events. 2020 is Herts Year of Culture 2020, we are working closely with Arts organisations across the County to make it a...

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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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Big Art Fair

BAF Banner with Dates

Friday 16th to Sunday 18th July 2021: Our Big Art Fair at Hitchin Town Hall has become an event which both members and visitors look forward to every year.  This year is no different; with 50-60 artists, artisan-makers and designers taking part it promises to be...

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Herts Open Studios 2021

#HertsOpenStudios 2021

Open Studios in 2021 will be from Saturday 18th September- Sunday 10th October 2021, with a one-week lead-in promotion from 11th September. 

Registration will open on 1st July and close on 31st July 2021. 

New for 2021: ...

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Christmas Showcase 2021

This is the story of our 2020 event.  News about a 2021 event will be updated here later in the year.

Christms Showcase 2020

14th November to 31st December 2020:  For seasonal inspiration/gifts.


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Winter Exhibition

This is the story of our 2020/2021 event.  Details of our 2021 event will be updated here later in the year.

Winter Exhibition 2021

Welcome to the Herts Visual Arts inaugural online Winter Exhibition.

Head over to our ...

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Members' Conference

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

2021: 5th Annual January Conference Content

That was fun! Every year, our January Conference just seems to get better and better.

If you'd like to see that happened...

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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.