Spotlight Show

Held in the spring during Fairfax City’s Spotlight on the Arts festival, members submit their best works for a competitive, professionally judged exhibition with cash prize awards. A highlight of the year, members and the public are invited to view the art and enjoy live entertainment and refreshments.

2019

Megan Dubois, Fairfax City Parks and Recreation Cultural Arts Manager, chats with Mary Jo Portch, Donna Finnegan and Spotlight judge Chica Brunsvold

Megan Dubois, Fairfax City Parks and Recreation Cultural Arts Manager, chats with Mary Jo Portch, Donna Finnegan and Spotlight judge Chica Brunsvold

Mary Jo Portch captures the Best in Show Award  for her oil "Migration"

Mary Jo Portch captures the Best in Show Award
for her oil "Migration"

Susan Reichbart's won third place for her oil "Provincetown Dreams"

Susan Reichbart's won third place for her oil "Provincetown Dreams"

Carol Caputo's photo Strength in Aging" won honorable mention

Carol Caputo's photo Strength in Aging" won honorable mention

Donna Finnegan won Spotlight's first place for her watercolor "The Potter"

Donna Finnegan won Spotlight's first place for her watercolor "The Potter"

Glenda Kirkman's photo "Evening Stroll in Nags Head" won second place

Glenda Kirkman's photo "Evening Stroll in Nags Head" won second place

Consuela Woodford's photo "Night Watch" earned an Honorable mention

Consuela Woodford's photo "Night Watch" earned an Honorable mention


2018

Connie Ryman wins first prize at the 2018 Spotlight on the Arts

Connie Ryman wins first prize at the 2018 Spotlight on the Arts

Holiday Show

Held in December, members display their artwork for a popular and special holiday event featuring live entertainment, refreshments, and wine. FAL members and the community are invited to enjoy the exhibition along with friends and family.

Holiday reception 2018

Holiday reception 2018