Words Matter explores the visualization of text and the historical, social, and emotional significance of the written word. This juried art exhibition features work from Hampton Roads regional artists. Words Matter is on view from September 1 to October 1 at the Virginia Beach Art Center. The exhibition opens on Friday, September 1st with a reception and awards ceremony from 6-8pm. It concludes with an artist talk on Sunday, October 1st from 2-3pm. All events are free and open to the public.