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Petersburg Regional Art Center is Closed for Renovation!

IMPORTANT NOTICE about the future of PRAC - please click link to read: Important Notice about PRAC

Petersburg Regional Art Center is closed for renovations. Construction has begun and we are on track to re-open September 8, 2014. The building will be complete with 45 Apartments, 70 Art Studios, and an 8,000 sq ft (-/+) Gallery/Event Hall.

Book your event now and receive $1,200.00 in SAVINGS!!!

For Questions, Comments, or Event Inquiries please contact:
Isaac Ward @ Isaac@eiwgroup.com or Angie Long @ Angielong7@aol.com

Style Weekly Article about PRAC
The Style Weekly published an article about PRAC in their September 18th issue. To view the article click on the link Article - opens to a new window

We are Closed for Renovation


• • • Last opening till 2014

Opening reception: Friday, July 12, 7 pm
Award Ceremony at 7:30 pm

Juror is Everett Butler: He has a BFA from RPI/VCU, a Masters in Education at VCU and worked in Chesterfield County schools for 31 years teaching art, photography and humanities. He was also in the Bi-Annual five times.

This will be our last opening till the summer of 2014. The art center has been presented with a great opportunity. Plans are being developed for a complete building renovation.

The plans include approximately 75 upgraded studios, artist displays, event hall, and 45 apartments. The renovations are planned to start Aug. 1st, 2013 and will about 10 months.

We are very excited about this opportunity and hope you are too!!

We will be having a HUGE SALE in the Mezzanine Gallery as well as throughout the building. EVERYTHING MUST GO!! we will be selling One-Of-A-Kind art as low as $5! We will also have art supplies, tables, chairs, and miscellaneous items all for sale.

Zack Artis will be playing guitar in the Main Gallery and complementary food and drinks will be provided.

Please Come help make this Last Opening a night to remember!!!

Sycamore Street Entrance

The arrow points to the Petersburg Regional Art Center building. The building was built in 1858 and it was formerly a department store and a furniture store before becoming the art center. It has four floors and a basement. Three floors and the basement have studios. There are two large art galleries. Openings are the second Friday of each month. There are directions on this page.

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