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James River Art League Exhibit at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
James River Art League
9/28

Artists from the James River Art League will exhibit botanic-themed paintings at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, September 12 - October 31, 2022. Come enjoy...

Ashland, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan, Dinwiddie, Prince George , Free
Gaslight
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
9/28 2:30am

With an inheritance at stake, a husband attempts to drive his wife to insanity through incremental manipulation. This British, Victorian era psychological...

Chesterfield , Prices Vary
There's Just Us represented the struggle communities fight with hate & bigotry and the collective voices that were strong enough to stand up and strong against all odds.
Virginia Holocaust Museum
9/28 9am

August 11-12, 2022 marks the five-year anniversary of the Unite the Right rally that shook the quiet, central Virginia city of Charlottesville. To recognize...

RVA Downtown , Free
dana washington-queen: Resume at the Point of Interruption
Institute for Contemporary Art
9/28 10am

Lens-based artist dana washington-queen (b. 1985) uses writing and video-making as an inquiry into freedom and escape. What are freedom’s possibilities?...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free
James River Art League Exhibit at Crossroads Art Center - September/October 2022
James River Art League
9/28 10am

Please visit the James River Art League Gallery at Crossroads Art Center during the months of September and October to see the new works of league artists...

Ashland, Charles City, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan, Dinwiddie, Prince George , Free
Naima Green: I Keep Missing My Water
Institute for Contemporary Art
9/28 10am

I Keep Missing My Water is a newly commissioned exhibition by photographer Naima Green that continues the artist’s ongoing investment in documenting intimacy...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free
Rafael Domenech: The Medium is the Massage
Institute for Contemporary Art
9/28 10am

The Medium is the Massage is a new commission by the Cuban American artist Rafael Domenech for a year-long pavilion for self-publishing, collective reading,...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free
Raoul Dufy: Drawn to Royal Ascot
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
9/28 10am

Featuring more than two dozen works on paper by the important Fauvist painter and quintessential artist of vibrant outdoor social events, this delightful...

RVA Arts District , Free
The Architecture of History: Photographs by Frances Benjamin Johnston and Keris Salmon
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
9/28 10am

Explore facets of American history through the photographs of Frances Benjamin Johnston and Keris Salmon, two artists working nearly a century apart, who...

RVA Arts District , Free
Tsherin Sherpa: Spirits
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
9/28 10am

Explore the captivating paintings and sculptures of Nepalese-born Tibetan American artist Tsherin Sherpa. This thought-provoking, participatory art...

RVA Arts District , $
Huey Lightbody, "Self Study," 2022, mixed media on canvas, 20 x 16 in.
Reynolds Gallery
9/28 10am

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to present Vital Signs, a two-person exhibition guest curated by Dr. Tiffany E. Barber featuring new and existing work by...

RVA The Fan , Free
Words Matter
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
9/28 10am

Words Matter features 10 works by contemporary Native American artists who have worked in the medium of printmaking, including Shan Goshorn (Cherokee), Rick...

RVA Arts District , Free
Lee Hazelgrove
Art Works Gallery
9/28 11am

See these new exhibits and 85 artist studios Tuesday – Sunday, 11 am – 5 pm. Admission is free and open to the public. Up from the Ashes, A Life in...

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
Logo for Artspace Event
Artspace
9/28 12pm

A Feast for Your Eyes / Artspace's 7th Annual Fine Art Auction Silent Auction to benefit Artspace and Feed More RICHMOND, VA Artspace announces our...

RVA Southside , Free, $
Lunch Break Science: "The Green: A Transformation from Parking Lot to Urban Park"
Science Museum of Virginia
9/28 12pm

Come listen to Tyler Holtzman, a Horticulturist at the Science Museum of Virginia, as he discusses the transformation of the parking lot into an urban park.

RVA The Fan , Free
Richmond Short Stories
The Valentine
9/28 1:30pm

Join us for a 30-minute gallery tour uncovering fascinating objects in the Valentine’s collection. Each Wednesday* at 1:30 p.m., a Valentine staff member...

RVA Downtown , Free
JABBIES® with Senior Editors from Tor Books!
Fountain Bookstore
9/28 6pm

Free Tickets here! This JABBIES® program is all about sales. Our guests include senior acquisitions editors from one of the hottest houses in publishing,...

Free
VSU Department of Art & Design: Confluence - Gallery Show
9/29 11am

Confluence Work by the VSU Department of Art & Design Faculty Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 11AM-3PM Artists’ Statement Virginia State...

Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Hopewell, Petersburg, Dinwiddie, Prince George , Free
SCRAP RVA: Paper Marbling
Richmond Public Library
9/29 12pm

Create beautiful marbled paper easily for scrapbooking, journaling, and collage. Materials provided and all ages welcome! Registration Required: Click...

RVA Downtown , Free
Thursday Night Live Flyer
9/29 7pm

Time to get your Thursday Open Mic fix at Thursday Night Live. Come out and enjoy the most ECLETIC & DIVERSE open mic in Virginia. We have spoken word...

RVA Arts District , $
Kat reading in the Garden.
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9/30 10am

Join in the fun each Friday and Saturday at 10 a.m. as Library and Archives Manager Katarina Spears reads a few of her favorite stories outside in the Garden...

Henrico , Free
All Skate - featuring 3 teams
CSz Richmond
9/30 8pm

This months All Skate features our House Harold Team Aisle 14, Festival Favorites, and Here's The Kicker. Tickets: https://www.cszrichmond.com/tickets

Henrico, RVA West End , $
Call for Entries: November All-Media Show
Crossroads Art Center
10/1

Crossroads Art Center is pleased to announce an online call for entries for the November 2022 Exhibition: Dates: October 1, 2022 through October 28,...

RVA West End , Free
Barton Heights: Northside Walking Tour
10/1 10am

Join The Valentine as we explore the people, architecture and culture of one of Richmond’s earliest street-car suburbs and consider how Richmond’s middle...

Harvest Time Children's Crafting Morning
Agecroft Hall
10/1 10am

Did you know that children who lived in England 500 years ago had a special job at harvest time? Do you know what trick-or-treating looked like back...

RVA West End , $