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The State Fair at the Renwick Gallery

September 2025 – 26

On the occa­sion of the 250th anniver­sary of the United States in 2026, the Smith­son­ian Amer­i­can Art Museum’s Renwick Gallery is mount­ing a major exhi­bi­tion, tenta­tively titled The State Fair, to feature the creative contri­bu­tions of state fairs from the mid-nine­teenth century to today.

2023 Summer Workshops

Pocosin Arts

Offer­ing five-day work­shops in wood­work­ing, furni­ture making, bark carving, and sculp­tural tech­niques. Classes are open to all skill levels.

2023 Summer Workshops

Peters Valley School of Craft

Two to five day inten­sive work­shops in furni­ture making, turning, carving, and more led by profes­sional artists from around the globe! Immerse your­self in craft and explore your creative poten­tial within an inclu­sive, supportive community!

2023 Summer workshops

Anderson Ranch Arts Center

Immerse your­self in a summer of inspir­ing art-making, educa­tion and commu­nity. With over 50 years of expe­ri­ence and an unpar­al­leled selec­tion of one and two-week work­shops, Ander­son Ranch is the perfect place to grow and explore your creative side.