OASIS has won a prestigious award in recognition of lifetime achievement in the arts. This is an annual one, awarded by the Forbes Center, JMU College of Visual and Performing Arts and Arts Council of the Valley. It is bestowed on a recipient who has made sustained contributions to arts excellence in the Shenandoah Valley.
August Featured Artist
Brenda Fairweather, OASIS Featured Artist for August 2014, with an exhibit titled “Thrown and woven: Unearthing the connection between fiber and clay.”