- Sponsor or conduct educational workshops, training, programs and demonstrations of techniques employed in the visual arts.
- Support and encourage the economic development of Mathews County in an environmentally sustainable manner.
- Foster an appreciation of the arts and encourage people of all ages and abilities to explore their own creativity.
- Provide a resource for lifelong learning.
- Support local artists' endeavors by offering space in our gallery.
- Aim to become a regional arts center and community asset, supporting all aspects of the arts, including music and theater, and to contribute to the revitalization of Mathews Courthouse.