The Black Mountain Center for the Arts has had a long relationship with the members of the Swannanoa Valley Fine Arts League. For the past 13 years the Arts Center has hosted the bi-annual juried show in its Upper Gallery for the League. This year is no different. On October 14 the SVFAL show will open from 6-8pm with an artist’s reception at the Black Mountain Center for the Arts located at 225 W. State Street. The show runs through November 18. The upper gallery is free and open to the public from 10am to 5pm Monday through Friday. Expect to see a wide variety of mediums submitted by some of the 200 SVFAL members.This year’s show will be juried by Bill Jameson of Saluda, NC. Jameson has been a professional painter for the last 40 years. He is a published author on painting, teaches workshops around the world and is represented in galleries throughout the south. He has judged numerous art shows including the South Carolina Water Media Society, the Texas Tri-State Exhibit, and the Quinlan Arts Center Exhibit held in conjunction with the 1996 Atlanta Olympics. The Black Mountain Center for the Arts has been in existence for the past 16 year hosts 10 different gallery shows annually, special community events, 28 different classes a week, a community theater and a concert series. For more information about the upcoming show, visit www.BlackMountainArts.org or call 828-669-0930.