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Welcome to Artomatic@Jefferson

Artomatic@Jefferson is now complete. We thank you for your patronage and support. 

New concerts, readings, workshops, hands-on art making activities and special events every weekend. A schedule of all events can be found under Events Calendar on the Events Schedule page.

Meet the artists and enjoy the art, music, poetry, dance, comedy, drama, thought-provoking prose, film, and special events planned for every weekend in October.

You will find links to information about each of our artists in The Artists section of this website. Click The Artists tab in the menu.

For driving directions, please click on the Directions tab in the menu.

Artomatic@Jefferson  creates community, builds audience and expands economic development by transforming available space into a playground for artistic expression. Open-entry original art exhibits and events showcase creative work in visual art, performing art, music, dance, poetry and film in a month-long feast of artistic endeavor that is free and open to the public.

Artomatic@Jefferson events are socially organic and completely open-entry; there are no juries or curators. Exhibit space is open to all artists at least 18 years old who exhibit original work, pay the registration fee, abide by the rules and contribute 15 hours as a volunteer. See the Participation section of this website. Registration will continue until Aug. 12 except for enrolled college arts students. Registration deadline for enrolled college art students closed Sept. 5.

Artomatic@Jefferson is open every weekend in October 2013: 

Invitational Preview Opening, Thursday, Oct. 3, 7 pm
Public Grand Opening, Friday, Oct. 4, 5 pm
Saturday, Oct. 5, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 6, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

All other weekends in October:

Fridays 11 am – 10 pm

Saturdays 11 am – 10 pm

Sundays 10 am- 6 pm

Halloween Party, Oct. 31, 3 p.m. – closing

Produced by Jefferson County artists in collaboration with the Arts and Humanities Alliance of Jefferson County (AHA!) and in partnership with the Jefferson County Development Authority, the Chamber of Commerce, the Jefferson County Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Washington Street Artists’ Cooperative (WSAC), Craftworks, Eden Design, Phil and Becky McDonald, Earth Vibe Productions & Events, and the Contemporary American Theater Festival at Shepherd University, Artomatic@Jefferson is a destination art event unlike any West Virginia has seen before.

Artomatic@Jefferson is an independently organized and licensed Artomatic event. Artomatic is a registered trademark of Artomatic, Inc.

Thanks to our Partners & Sponsors:
AHA, Phil and Becky McDonald, Eden Design, Earth Vibe Productions, American Public University, City National Bank, Blackwell Properties, Bavarian Inn, Platinum PR, Lyn and Ron Widmyer, Jumbo Seafood, Peter & Tish Appignani, David & Ginny Fite, Al & Sheila Vertino, Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce, Jefferson County Convention and Visitors Bureau, Jefferson County Development Authority,  the Washington Street Artists’ Cooperative, Fluent Magazine,  Steam Gallery, Craftworks, Contemporary American Theater Festival, Miss Emily Art, Four Seasons Books, Bridge Gallery, Jefferson Distributing Company, Reid’s Distributor and Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts, Art Shack Baby.