Spiva Center for the Arts Joplin MO Logo

PROGRAMS

EVENTS

Programs Calendar

 

 

Opening Reception:

Jon & Judith Fowler: A Retrospective

William Jeffrey Jones: Body of Evidence

May 27, 2022 | 5:30 – 7:30pm

Join Spiva for an evening celebrating new exhibits in our Main and Regional Galleries. Light food and drink are included. This event is free and open to the public.
To learn more about these upcoming exhibits, please go to https://spivaarts.org/upcoming-exhibits/ 

 

 

 

 

Art on Tap

June 4, 2022 | 5 – 8pm | $10 for members, $20 for nonmembers

ART ON TAP IS BACK
WITH LIVE MUSIC, ART, FOOD & BEER
This 21-and-over event is an evening of art, live music, delicious eats, and plenty of beer to sample. We will have various domestic, craft beers and wine provided from our local brewers and supporters.
As always, there is an auction of various baskets, beer swag and more! You can purchase your chance tickets that night and be entered to win some awesome items.
We will offer an indoor and outdoor gathering area to visit with the brewers, view the current art exhibit and listen to a live band.
Spiva members 21 and older are only $10 each to attend! Non-member tickets will be $20 each. Not-yet members may join in advance or at the door if they want to be a part of this great organization year-round.

 

 

 

FilmSpiva: 48-Hour Film Competition

Begins June 3, 2022 | 6pm | $25 per team

Call for Artists: FilmSpiva 48-Hour Film Competition
Filmmakers get your teams together and prepare for a madhouse of creativity: Spiva Center for the Arts is hosting the Thirteenth Annual FilmSpiva 48-Hour Film Competition this June.
Contestants will meet in the Main Gallery at 6pm, Friday, June 3, to receive this year’s criteria. They then have 48 hours to complete a 4-minute short film. Deadline to submit entries is 6pm, Sunday, June 5.
The cost is $25 per team.
Films will be screened at Bookhouse Cinema, 715 E Broadway, on June 11 starting at 2 pm. Awards ceremony after the final showing. Winning films are determined by a panel of jurors as well as a people’s choice award chosen by popular vote. Anyone interested in sponsoring the competition or donating prizes should contact Shaun Conroy, sconroy@spivaarts.org.

 

 

“Celebrate the creative experience – be a community catalyst.”