2015 Holiday Bazaar & Barn Sale

ATHENS, Ohio- The Dairy Barn Arts Center announces their annual Holiday Bazaar and new this year, the “Barn Sale”, which will both take place on Friday, Dec. 4 and Saturday, Dec. 5. The Bazaar will feature over 40 local artists and vendors and admission is free. The Holiday Bazaar will be held on the first […]


Quilt National and Exhibition Director Position Open

The Dairy Barn Arts Center is seeking a full-time Quilt National and Exhibition Director to oversee planning and production of all exhibitions at the Dairy Barn Arts Center. The candidate must have strong organizational and computer skills and a history with fiber and contemporary arts. Please click here for full description of duties and responsibilities […]

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Southeast Ohio Ceramic Trail Celebration

Southeast Ohio Contemporary Ceramic Trail Celebration Announced Download Trail Map and Brochure Here A collective of arts organizations in Southeast Ohio have collaborated to form the Southeast Ohio Contemporary Ceramic Trail Celebration opening this September. The trail is a regional celebration of Southeast Ohio’s ceramic heritage and embraces the artistic expression of contemporary ceramics. The […]

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Exhibition News

While Quilt National continues to have excellent attendance and attention, we are behind the scenes preparing for our fall show, “Contemporary Ceramics 2015” curated by Brad Schwieger and Chuck McWeeny. This exhibition features objects, installations, and sculptures by 25 national ceramic artists.  They were chosen because they represent the highest quality of work being produced […]

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Quilt National 2015 Closes Sept. 7

The Dairy Barn Arts Center announces the opening of Quilt National ’15, the 19th biennial juried exhibition of innovative art quilts produced in Athens Ohio. The exhibition will be open to the public May 23th through September 7, 2015, visitors will see an eclectic collection of never before exhibited works from talented fiber artists representing […]


Education and Camp News

Registration for Summer Art Camp 2015 is open! Art Camp will host 16 themes throughout eight weeks. Our camp runs Mondays through Fridays, divided into an A.M. session that runs from 9 a.m. to noon and a P.M. session that runs from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Registration costs $75.00 per member and $90.00 per nonmember […]

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Quilt National News

  Quilt(R)evolution: Art Quilt Retrospective 1979 – 2014 is OPEN! Come see this amazing show! September 19 – November 22, 2014. This exhibition was conceived to celebrate the 100th birthday of The Barn in 2014. Its premise is to showcase the revolution/evolution of the art quilt beginning in the late 1970s/early 1980s – Quilt National […]


New Dairy Barn Video

Check out our new promo video featuring footage of the barn at angles no one has seen before! The video was shot and produced locally in Athens, Ohio by EV.

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