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Monongalia Arts Center is committed to providing a home for the visual, performing, and literary arts through programming and educational outreach.

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Saturday Evening Cartoons

"Saturday Evening Cartoons" Art Exhibit opening featuring Culture Thief !!! Apr 7 at 6 PM!!! Brought to you by Artist Collective of West Virginia, Monongalia Arts Center, MARS Morgantown Art Record Studio, Retro-tique, and Alien Gold This an Art exhibition of the Artists interpretations of the cartoons, comics, illustrations, and crazy toys that have influenced our lives. This show will be highly entertaining with thought provoking work that will cross the boundaries of technical illustration – fan art – to manic cartoon surrealism. During this opening event we will have many interactive art pieces and experiences including projected outlaw animation room, cartoony games and 2 musical performances by the most amazing Culture Thief. WARNING – This show will have adult material not suitable for some audiences. There may be nudity, violence and/or adult situations. We assure you it will be in good taste or just hilariously insane like cartoons we love. Snacks will be provided by the wonderful Cheese Louise!!!! We will be raffling off some really super prizes such as – MTV LIQUID TELEVISON COMPLETE BOX SET W/ SPECIALS -Gift Certs -Mystery Box -Supportraits We will be playing awesome games like – OG Bop it tournament – Cartoon Pictionary – Best Sound effects Beverages and light snacks will be provided. There is a $5 suggested donation for entrance into this opening event to support the band.


hesitant, an exhibition exploring anxiety through sculpture, will open on April 27 in the Tanner Theatre of Monongalia Arts Center (MAC). The artist, Kari Kindelberger, is a senior ceramics student at West Virginia University. An Opening Reception will be held on Friday, April 27 from 5-7 p.m. at MAC. This event is open to the public. Kari Kindelberger is an artist from Wheeling, West Virginia. She focuses on her expertise in clay and fabrication for her sculptural works. She has had the opportunity to study in Jingdezhen, China and Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts. She has exhibited nationally and internationally and has received multiple awards for her work, which explores the feelings and emotions she experiences as a person with anxiety.

Other Places

Local artist Barbara Beer will display a new collection of paintings at Monongalia Arts Center (MAC) this April. The exhibition will be featured in MAC’s Benedum Gallery on the first floor, available to the public during scheduled operating hours. Beer describes the paintings as created “from attention to mind and memory, and desire for places of quiet wisdom and clean earth.” MAC welcomes all to view these new works of art in a public opening reception on Friday, April 6. The reception will run from 6 pm to 8 pm, and the exhibition will be available for all that cannot attend until April 28. MAC is located at 107 High Street, Morgantown, WV. Inquiries should be directed to or 304-292-3325.

The High Street Jazz Band to Perform at the MAC Saturday April 21st @ 8pm

The MAC's very own High Street Jazz band will be entertaining you with their Dixieland and Rag Time style this Saturday in the MAC's Tanner Theatre! The concert will also include Fleetwood Brass, a CCA low brass quintet, playing music that has been exclusively arranged by their members. Some of the songs include "Misty Mountains", "In the Hall of the Mountain King", "Country Roads", and "Ain't No Mountain High Enough." Tickets are $10 and admission for children under 12 is free!! All proceeds from the ticket sales are graciously donated to the MAC, so come on out and support your community arts center with a night of killer music.

...Arts is our middle name.

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