In 2005, ten artists met at the McColl Center for Visual Art in Charlotte, North Carolina. During our artist-in-residencies, we organized ourselves into an informal critique group. We met in one another’s studios to discuss our ideas and our work. We then decided it would be interesting to show our work together. We have been showing together for 6 years now, with our most recent exhibition at Troy University, October 2011.

Dr. Peg DeLamater, former Fine Art Professor and Art Critic from Winthrop University, has been with us from the start. In her essay titled ARPA 10: Inside and Out, she makes the following statement:


What is ARPA 10?