Professional Arts Gallery

College of The Albemarle's Roanoke Island Campus, located at 205 Highway 64 South Business, Manteo, NC, is home to the Professional Arts Gallery and the Professional Crafts: Jewelry program of study. The gallery has been home to a variety of art shows and events featuring talented, local artists and students.

Past Shows

Chroma: Jewelry in Color

Courtney Starrett jewel pieceThis exhibition was a national invitational show of contemporary jewelry featuring work that incorporates color as a primary focus. The show celebrates the diversity in the field of contemporary jewelry, featuring work by artists using a variety of materials and techniques, from traditional to experimental.

March 5 to April 3, 2014
The exhibit was curated by Kathryn Osgood, Assistant Professor, Professional Arts Jewelry, College of The Albemarle. 

Chroma: Jewelry in Color catalog

Faculty Art Exhibit

Faculty Art Exhibit

The exhibition features  work by College of The Albemarle faculty members Gale Flax, Patricia Sterritt, and Kathryn Osgood.

September 27-October 26 2012
Gale Flax is a Norfolk printmaker and book artist.Patricia Sterritt is a painter who currently works with encaustic medium and collage and mixed media hand-pulled prints from the etching press.Kathryn Osgood is a studio jeweler, metalsmith and enamellist.



Art of Enamel Exhibit 

Art of EnamelThe exhibition featured eighty works of art by twenty-seven artists who embody the finest in American enameling. COA was honored to exhibit such a strong variety of work in the field of contemporary enameling.

March 6 - April 8, 2012
The exhibit provided our students the opportunity to see a wide variety of enamelwork styles and techniques.  

The Art of Enamel Catalog

For more information about the COA Gallery in Manteo, please contact Kathryn Osgood, Assistant Professor, Professional Crafts: Jewelry, at (252) 475-9248 or kathryn_osgood@albemarle.edu.

Learn more about College of The Albemarle's Professional Crafts: Jewelry program of study.

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