2022 Studio Tour Launch Party

We celebrated the 2022 AVAST Studio Tours with a launch party at the Fred Schnider Gallery in Ballston at 888 N Quincy Street. Stay tuned for some great pictures of the event that kicked off our amazing two-day tour with a record number of artists across Arlington County.

AVAST and Fred Schnider Gallery present

A Conversation with Foon Sham

Collector and former Arlington Arts Center director Kathy Freshley talks with renowned sculptor Foon Sham about art, friendship, and collecting.  View on YouTube and subscribe while you’re there!

Foon Sham and Kathy Freshley in conversation

Virtual Events, 2020

2020 YouTube Studio Visits

Virtually tour 28 artist studios on the AVAST You Tube Channel

Julie Jernigan Making Jewelry Felecia Brice McFail in her studio Dave Jenkins talks about papercutting

Facebook Live Studio Visits

Virtually tour 12 artist studios on the AVAST Facebook page

Jennifer Brewer describes her texture paintings Sarah Bentley's attic painting studio Marsha Lederman demonstrating ceramic details

Interviews with The Factory Society

The Factory Society, whose mission is to “To educate and inspire a community of emerging art collectors”, interviewed three 2020 Tour artists on Facebook Live.  Click on the names to watch the videos on Facebook.

Brie Hayden

Henrik Sundqvist

Emily Fussner