The schedule for 2020/21 will be coming soon. Below is an example of what GVAL brings to the art community each year!

September (Beginning of GVAL year):

Member Meeting: September 5th
Presenter: Bruce Marion

Bring your Summer Challenge

Bring Art to view for Artist of the Month and bring Art that needs a critique

GVAL Members Art Show – CALL FOR ART Call for Art Gilbert Arizona

October 26th – December 5th, 2019

Deadline for Entries: October 17th, 2019

**Note: Dues in by Sept 1st –

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Member Meeting: October 3rd
Presenter: Priscilla Nelson Johnson

Members Art Show

Hosted by the Gallery at the Gilbert Historical Museum
10 S. Gilbert Road, Gilbert, AZ 85296

Deadline for Entries: October 17th

Sixth Annual Members Art Show:

Call for Art
October 26th – December 5, 2019
Deadline for entries is October 17th, 2019

Click here to learn more and enter »

Call for Entries Document Click Here



Member Meeting: November 7th
Presenter: Josh Clarno

Come Visit Us at the Gilbert Off the Street Art Festival!:
November 1st – 4pm-9pm
November 2nd- 9am-7pm

Heritage District in Downtown Gilbert enjoy the sights, sounds and vibrant energy at the Gilbert “Off the Street” Festival. The festival will be held in Gilbert’s popular Heritage District in Downtown Gilbert and will be filled with live music, street performers, kids activities, food trucks, artisan and craft vendors. Joining us this year will be the Tasteabout Gilbert event.

Click here to learn more »

Members Art Show:

Opening Reception for Member show October 26th 6 – 7PM

October 26 – December 5, 2019
Hosted by the Gallery at HD SOUTH: Home of Gilbert Historical Museum
10 S. Gilbert Road, Gilbert, AZ 85296



Member Meeting: December 5th
Join our Holiday Social and White Elephant Exchange.

Members Art Show:

End of October – December

Hosted by the Gallery at HD South
10 S. Gilbert Road, Gilbert, AZ 85296

Closes December 5th


January 2019:

Member Meeting: January 2nd
Presenter: Richard Hall – Conceptual Realism

The GVAL 17th Annual Juried Fine Art Show and Sale 2020 – CALL FOR ART

Artists call for Entries deadline is February 8, 2020.

Show opens February 22 – April 2, 2020.

Opening reception is Saturday, February 22, 6 pm to 8 pm. Awards are presented at the Opening Reception.

Call for Entries pdf click here



Member Meeting: February 6th
Presenter: Joel Coplin – Figurative Realism and Portraits

The 17th Annual Juried Fine Art Show

February 22th – April 2nd, 2020
Opening Reception: February 22th, 6pm-8pm
Hosted by the Gallery at the HD SOUTH



Member Meeting: March 5th
Presenter: Rob Stenberg – Contemporary Southwest Art (Mixed Media)

Art Show at Mariposa Point opening March 31


April:  Meeting Canceled

Member Meeting: April 2nd
Liz Kenyon – Soft Pastel

Closing of the 17th Annual GVAL Juried Fine Art Show and Sale


May:  Meeting Canceled

Member Meeting: May 7th
Presenter: Jean Hildebrant – Figurative Portraits (Oil and Pastel)

Board Elections


June:  Meeting Cancelled

Member Meeting: June 4th
Summer Social and Silent Auction

Don’t forget the Summer challenge

Vote, Artist of the Year

**Reminder dues in at the end of Summer, Sept.1


July:  Summer break – No Meetings


August:  No Member Meeting

Board Meets