AVA is a non-profit (501c3), membership-based organization for professional artists, emerging artists and the community-at-large. We have been the catalyst for establishing and empowering Chattanooga, Tennessee's arts community over the last 20 years.


Our services include visual art classes and exhibitions at the galleries, lab, and lecture room at the AVA Center in North Chattanooga, and the development of some of the citys most prestigious arts events, including 4 Bridges Arts Festival and the Gallery Hop.

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