Arts & Humanities Commission

Eleven members appointed by the City Manager, confirmed by Council. Terms are 3 years.

The City of Fairmont’s Arts and Humanities Commission is pleased to announce its 2019 Awards Ceremony celebrating local artists, musicians, and educators.

The ceremony will take place at Central Christian Church (1640 Big Tree Dr., Fairmont, WV 26554) on Sunday April 7th at 2:00pm, with a reception to follow afterward.

2019 Awardees:

John Schneider (music education)
Dennis McClung (blues artist)
Jeff Greenham (pottery and teacher)
Jennifer Boggess (artist and teacher)
Elizabeth Wotring-Nelson (musical theatre)
Marian J Hollinger (patron of the arts)
Aaron Sine (music) [Marian Satterfield award]
Maleri Tustin (music) 
Franchesca Aloi (music)  
Ivey McMullen (visual art)

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Current Commissioners:

Jack Hussey (President)
Faith Bowyer
Leigh Anne Bolyard
Judy Byers
Christian Cox
Peggy Edwards
Sue Montgomery
John Provins
Elizabeth Urse
Brian F. Wright