Andrea Ferrigno (Art) held a three-week residency at Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA) in Amherst, VA during the month of August, 2018.
Mission Statement of VCCA:
VCCA advances the arts by providing a creative space in which our best national and international artists produce their finest literature, visual art and music.
One of the leading artists communities in the world with locations in Amherst, Virginia and Auvillar, France, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA) has as its mission advancing the arts by providing creative space in which our best national and international writers, visual artists and composers produce their finest creative work.
Each year, VCCA hosts over 400 Fellow-artists at Mt. San Angelo in central Virginia and 40 Fellow-artists at the Moulin à Nef in France. The artists who come to VCCA are selected by a peer review jury on the basis of the important or innovative work they are doing in their respective fields.
More information about VCCA can be found here: https://vcca.com/main/