Celebrating the life of Jo Mueller

The Spiva Center for the Arts‘ family is joined in sorrow at the passing of former Executive Director, Mary Jo Mueller. Jo (as we knew her) led Spiva for more than 12 years, before her retirement in September of 2015. During that time, she expanded Spiva’s membership...

An Important Message to Our Patrons

April 2, 2020 To ensure the safety of our staff and members, the George A. Spiva Center for the Arts will remain closed during this national crisis. All exhibits, events and classes are on hold for now. We are acting out of an abundance of caution – with health and...

COVID-19 Response

To Spiva Membership and Patrons, The health and safety of our patrons, staff and artists will always be of the utmost concern.  We are closely monitoring the regional response to the evolving situation regarding COVID-19.  At this time, there will be no change to our...

STRATA: Layered Meaning in the Main Gallery

SPIVA will host the group exhibition “STRATA: Layered Meaning” featuring work from Madeline Gallucci, Melaney Mitchell, Steve Snell, Patty Carroll, Andy Gershon, Bobby Houlette, Brett Reif, and Mary Ann Strandell. The work in this exhibition features multiple mediums:...