You are invited to apply
OASIS Fine Art & Craft welcomes artists and artisans living in the Shenandoah Valley area to apply. Our Jury Committee meets every odd-numbered month.
Bring (or mail) the completed application and eight exhibit-ready examples of your work to OASIS to be juried. OASIS will respond by letter with a decision and respectful feedback before the end of the month. Note: Artisans Center of Virginia juried members need only submit an application.
As a member, you will be in a supportive community, be able to show and sell your work at OASIS, take part in operating the gallery, and help enrich the lives of others via arts programs.
Join the co-op & sell your work at OASIS
Are you new to the idea of an artist co-operative?
Please talk to us! There is both effort and reward in becoming an active co-op member. Everyone is expected to pay dues and commissions, and join in and help run the gallery. But just think, your colleagues are welcoming your customers and selling your work 7 days a week! We welcome applications to our jury process from any artist or artisan in our region. You may have local or regional renown, or be an artist who has not exhibited before, or anything in between. If you are new to selling your work, we say “Start at OASIS, go anywhere!” Many members have gained the confidence at OASIS to exhibit and compete, even gaining state or national recognition.
As an OASIS member artist, you can:
Interested in Applying?
Download this application and fill it out.
Be promoted via gallery literature, newsletter, website and social media
Be invited to take part in special exhibit and craft demonstrations
Learn about running a business and what customer service is all about
Be part of a community that values friendship, respect and exchange of information
Sell at the OASIS booth at the Harrisonburg Farmers Market
Participate in community events as an OASIS representative
Teach courses at OASIS or in our outreach activities
Please contact us through our form
Jurying is bi-monthly, in the odd numbered months. Applications and work to be juried are due at OASIS by the 5th of the month.The Jury Committee and the OASIS Board will critique and make a final decision by the end of the third week of the month. You can expect a letter informing you of the decision by the end of the month