Deaf Visual Arts Festival
Come and enjoy the extraordinary collection of deaf arts and performances. Hundreds of artisans creations in painting, jewelry, sculpting, photography, woodworking, ceramics, glass, fiber art, mixed-media, and more! Find that piece of artwork that will enrich your home, your workplace and - most importantly - your life.

Other Activities for Everyone from Thursday, April 27 through Friday, April 28, 2017!

Participating Artists

The following artists have committed participating in the DVAF 2017.

Alan Abarbanell

David Call

Ellen Mansfield

Douglas Ridloff

Nancy Rourke

Sunshine 2.0

More artists to come!

Are you an artist that's interested in displaying and selling your artwork? Click here.

Deaf Visual Arts Festival Week Schedule

Thursday

April 27, 2017

9:30 am - 2:30 pm

 

De'VIA Exploration

 for Deaf/HH Students

 

DEAF, Inc

25 E.Frisco Avenue

St. Louis, MO 63119

 

Three nationally recognized DeVIA artists  will be introducing DeVIA to students. The students will explore their deaf experiences and have a hands-on project creating their own DeVIA artwork. For deaf and hard of hearing students, age 12 - 18. For more information, contact us.

 

Thursday

April 27, 2017

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

 

Wine, Sign & Paint

with De'VIA Artists

 

DEAF, Inc

25 E.Frisco Avenue

St. Louis, MO 63119

 

$45 per painter

$25 per non-painter

 

Come and experience painting along with three nationally recognized DeVIA artist! The painting fee includes supplies, wine and food. Don’t want to paint? You’re still welcome to join the fun! For more information, click here.

Friday

April 28, 2017

9:30 am - 3:00 pm

 

Symposium:

Deaf Artists Guild

 

DEAF, Inc

25 E.Frisco Avenue

St. Louis, MO 63119

 

This session is for deaf artists to gather together to discuss the formation of DeVIA Guild. This session will be moderated by a well-known deaf art administrator. The purpose is to establish a guild for deaf artists. Be sure to reserve your spot and free lunch. Click here to RSVP.

 

Friday

April 28, 2017

TBA

 

Workshop:

Preforming Arts for Deaf/HH Students

 

TBA

 

By incorporating the use of sign-mime, signing songs, body awareness, and the use of theater games, students gain an understanding of body, movement and basic theater techniques useful for everyday life. For more information,

contact us

.

 

Saturday

April 29, 2017

10:00 am - 9:00 pm

 

Deaf Visual Art Festival

 

GSLAD

2190 Creve Coeur Mill Road

Maryland Heights, Missouri 63043

 

DEAF, Inc. is pleased to bring to you an extraordinary collection of deaf art and performances. Find that piece of artwork that will enrich your home, your workplace and - most importantly - your life. Preregister your admission in advance to avoid long lines! Register today!

For Artists Only

Are you interested in displaying and selling your art work?

You are invited to submit your application for admission to the 2017 Deaf Visual Arts Festival. This Artist Application include essential details on exhibitor participation and should be read carefully prior to application.

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