Artist Call!

The Sedalia Center seeks African American and African Diaspora artists for an upcoming exhibit opening on Juneteenth, 2021 (Saturday, June 19, 2021) and lasting through the summer. This call is open to all visual artists age 18 or older located in Bedford, its surrounding counties including Amherst, Campbell, Pittsylvania, Franklin, Roanoke, Botetourt, and Rockbridge, and the city of Lynchburg. 

There is no entry fee. Please contact the exhibition’s curator Veronica Jackson at, or call the Sedalia Center at (434) 299-5080 for more information. 

The exhibit will feature artists and artisans working in painting, drawing, textiles, photography, sculpture, mixed media (including audio and digital), performance art, interdisciplinary practices, and site specific installations. We look forward to hearing from you. ONWARD!

Sedalia Artist
Artwork by Veronica Jackson, In Memoriam: For Those Who Labored for His Happiness, 2018. Felt, cotton, embroidery thread, 3 in. x various lengths. Image courtesy of the artist.
Christina Davis, Make Waves, 2020.
Artwork by Christina Davis, Make Waves, 2020. Acrylic on metal, 162 x 120 inches. Image courtesy of the artist.
Artwork by Veronica DeLuz, Lovin Life, 2019. Acrylic on canvas, 9 x 12 in. Image courtesy of the artist.