2016-2017 Season Schedule


Sep 2-Oct 1, 2016

Collector’s Preview: September 2, 5-6 p.m.

Opening Reception: September 2, 6-8 p.m.

DVAC Reunion & Artist Meet & Greet, September 17, 2-4 p.m.

Kicking off DVACs 25th Birthday Season, this dynamic exhibition presents new drawings, paintings, prints and assemblages created by pairs of groups made up of a select 25 artists from 25 years of DVAC programming. Curated by Eva Buttacavoli.

Sponsors: Lou & Steve Mason, Betsy & Lee Whitney, Premier Health, Kathy & John Emery, Pam & George Houk, Linda Lombard, and Dr. Robert L. Brandt, Jr.


Navigations: New Works by Dennie Eagleson Greenberg, Tracy Longley-Cook & John Sousa

October 7-November 5, 2016

Collector’s Preview: October 7, 5-6 p.m.

Opening Reception: October 7, 6-8 p.m.

Gallery Talk: October 20, 5:30-8 p.m; talk begins at 6:15 p.m.

Alternative-process photographs and photo-based paintings by three of the region’s most groundbreaking artists. Presented in conjunction with FotoFocus Biennial 2016.

Sponsors: Dr. Robert L. Brandt, Jr. and Anne F. Johnson

Inside Out, Outside In: New Works by Katherine Kadish

November 17-December 24, 2016

Opening Reception: November 19, 6-8 p.m.; Gallery Talk: 5:30 p.m.

A new series of paintings and monotypes presented in an evocative installation conjuring passageways from one to another.

Sponsors: Linda Lombard and Dr. Robert L. Brandt, Jr.

Holiday Gift Gallery

November 17-December 24, 2016

Holiday on Ice, Preview Party & Artful Cocktail Mix-off

November 17, 5:30-8 p.m.

The Contemporary Dayton’s popular fine art and fine craft giftable gallery featuring 62 Miami Valley artists.

Sponsors: Rick Omlor & Dr. Elizabeth Hardy and Dr. Robert L. Brandt, Jr.

The Secrets We Keep: New Works by Zoe Hawk, Ashley Jonas & Stephanie McGuinness

January 13-February 24, 2017

Collector’s Preview: January 13, 5-6 p.m.

Opening Reception: January 13, 6-8 p.m.

Gallery Talk: January 14, 2 p.m.

Painting and installation by three artists who explore their feminine identity in the realm of private and public spaces.

Sponsors: Amelia Hounshell & Brian Albrecht and Dr. Robert L. Brandt, Jr.

The Cline Show: Annual Art & Design Student Invitational

March 3-April 1, 2017

Opening Reception: March 3, 5-8 p.m.

Gallery Talk March 23, 5:30-8 p.m.; talk begins at 6:15 p.m.  

The best student work happening right now from Sinclair, UD, WSU and more.

Exhibition Partners: Catherine G. Hall and Amelia Hounshell & Brian Albrecht

Education & Public Program Sponsors: Dr. Robert L. Brandt, Jr., Krista Crawford Mathis, Ph. D., Mrs. Ed Kuhns, David Fogarty & Kathleen Watters

Auction Preview: Live Auction Reveal & Artists-to-Watch

April 19-26, 2017

Opening Reception: April 19, 5-8 p.m.

Annual Art Auction: April 28, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Preview Live Auction artwork and spotlight shows selected from DVAC’s 2017 annual Art Auction artists.

Sponsors: Beth Adelman, Dr. Robert L. Brandt, Jr., Deck the Walls 

Glen Cebulash: New Work

May 5-June 17, 2017

Collector’s Preview: May 5, 5-6 p.m.

Opening Reception: May 5, 6-8 p.m.

Gallery Talk: May 18, talk begins at 6:15 p.m.  

Large abstractions by Wright State University Art and Art History Professor and Chair exploring the fundamental nature of painting itself.

Presenting Exhibition Sponsor: LMG Lunne Marketing Group, Inc. 


Exhibition Partners: Amelia Hounshell & Brian Albrecht, WSU Foundation

Education & Public Program Sponsors: Dr. Robert L. Brandt, Jr., Michael Ervin & Nita Nordstrom, and Ray & Eleanor Must