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Saturday, November 10

6th Annual "Ladies First" Show & Raffle
Walton Gallery
12am

6th Annual "Ladies First" Show & Raffle is a group show featuring all females and opened October 13, 2018. This exhibition is made up of all women artists...

Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Hopewell, Petersburg, Dinwiddie
Art Exhibit @ RVA Creative Wellness
RVA Creative Wellness Center

Sabrina Cordovana Co-Founder of RVA Creative Wellness Center Sacred Circles – No Beginning and No End This series was inspired by the symbolism of the...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Free
Elizabeth Van Lew Downloadable Walking Tour
Richmond Story House

Download the tour and take it on your own time! This hour-long, two-mile audio tour will guide you along the streets of Church Hill and Tobacco Row while...

RVA East End , $
Gallery Show: Hal Horwitz: Our Native Orchids, A Retrospective
Weinstein JCC

Hal Horwitz was a Richmond pediatric dentist who took up photography as a hobby more than thirty years ago, developing a special interest in native orchids....

Henrico, RVA West End , Free
Memories of Everyday Beauty
Richmond Public Library

Solo show of recent paintings by Bart Levy. Opening reception is First Friday.

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown , Free
Monumental: Richmond’s Monuments (1607-2018)
The Valentine

Since Christopher Newport’s expedition planted a cross on the banks of the James River in 1607, Richmonders have marked the landscape to reflect their...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary
November 2018 Art Exhibits @ Main & First Friday @ Main
Richmond Public Library

November 2018 Art Exhibits The following exhibits will be on display from Friday November 2, 2018, through Tuesday, December 4, 2018: Gellman Room: ...

RVA Downtown , Free
Residue
Reynolds Gallery

This fascinating exhibition from Richmond-based artist Heide Trepanier displays the artist’s work as her relationship with process, materials, and the world...

RVA The Fan , Free
Stitching Culture: Chinese Textiles from the Carver Collection
University of Richmond

Stitching Culture: Chinese Textiles from the Carver Collection on view February 8 through December 9, 2018, in the Lora Robins Gallery of Design from Nature,...

RVA West End , Free
Studio Two Three Show at Quirk
Studio Two Three

Quirk and Studio Two Three are delighted to announce their inaugural holiday showcase and group exhibition. Visit The Mezzanine at Quirk Hotel throughout the...

RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free
This Or That Is Here, or There
Reynolds Gallery

This exhibition of new work from Richmond-based artist Leigh Suggs displays her exceptional transformation of simple materials through painting, cutting, and...

RVA The Fan , Free
unVeiled Essence at Elegba Folklore Society
Elegba Folklore Society

Painter, arts educator and percussionist, Orisegun Olomidun opens a new exhibition in Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center on October 5, 2018 entitled,...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown , Free
Absurd Form" - by Justin Gaffrey
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
8:30am

"Absurd Form" New exhibit on display September 20 – November 11, 2018 Opening reception: Thursday, September 20, 2018, 6-8pm Justin Gaffrey’s work alludes...

Henrico , Free
Alice in Christmas Land
Next Star Arts Program
9am

Calling all kids! Be on stage with us as we perform 'Alice In Christmas Land' a Christmas Musical! All your favorite characters are here! White Rabbit,...

Henrico , $
Congo Masks: Masterpieces from Central Africa
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
10am

In the vast and culturally diverse Congolese region of Central Africa, masks function as performance objects in rituals, ceremonies, worship, and...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA The Fan , Free, $
FOLK's ART 2018 Annual Exhibition & Sale
RVANest Antiques Art & Gifts
10am

The Gallery@Nest is proud to announce its annual FOLK’s ART exhibition and sale featuring the work of Melissa Burgess, Paul DiPasquale, Kate Duffy, Foust,...

RVA Southside , Free
Fighting for the Right to Fight
Black History Museum and Cultural Center
10am

New Exhibition opens September 28, 2018 In the years leading up to World War II, racial segregation and discrimination were part of daily life for most...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown , $
For Art's Sake presents: The Tuckahoe Artists Association
For Art’s Sake Gallery, For Art’s Sake Gallery
10am

This November the recent works from the artists of The Tuckahoe Artists Association will grace the gallery walls of For Art's Sake! We're so excited to...

Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, RVA West End , Free
Fresh Paint: Murals Inspired by the Story of Virginia
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

This unprecedented exhibition brings together original large-scale artwork created by Virginia-based artists with historical objects, books, letters,...

RVA The Fan , $
Let's Make a Movie
Studio Two Three
10am

In this four-day workshop, students will learn filmmaking basics, from compelling vacation movies with their cell phone, or surfer vids with their GoPro...

RVA Northside , $$
Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong makes guest appearance at Bella Arte Gallery
Bella Arte Gallery
10am

Louis Armstrong makes a 3 day visit to Bella Arte Gallery, Nov. 8, 9, & 10! He will be a nearly life-size Bronze created by DaNisha Sculpture! Dan & Nisha,...

Chesterfield, Goochland, Henrico, Powhatan, RVA Southside , Free
Mood and Atmosphere in Watercolor with Christopher Wynn
For Art’s Sake Gallery
10am

"The sky in most watercolor landscapes tends to set the mood, atmosphere, and tone for the rest of the painting." - Christopher Wynn Learn to create mood...

Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, RVA West End , $$
My Richmond Art Exhibition
10am

For Darrick Claiborne, a painting begins with a blank canvas or a computer screen. Typically, the paintings are created with acrylic paint on canvas. Darrick...

$
November 2018 Call for Entries
Crossroads Art Center
10am

Calling all artists! Submit your work to our Juried All-Media Show, and the Members Show. CROSSROADS JURIED ALL-MEDIA SHOWS Crossroads’s all-media shows...

Henrico , $
Pandemic: Richmond
10am

May 10, 2018–January 6, 2019 Regular Museum Admission Price Pandemic: Richmond explores the repeated storms of disease that have swept through the city....

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown , $
Pretty Powerful: Fashion and Virginia Women
10am

April 26, 2018–January 27, 2019 Regular Museum Admission Price Drawing on the Valentine’s extensive collection of historic and contemporary costume, Pretty...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown , $
Sandy Bond Retrospective
10am

Join us at The Branch Museum and see the amazing sculptures of accomplished Architect Sandy Bond. His focus on materials in his architectural projects is...

RVA The Fan , $, Prices Vary
Break Glass: Art by VL Cox
Virginia Holocaust Museum
11am

Through her art, Cox aspires to spark conversation about civil rights and equality, while also exploring the persistence of hate and injustice in America...

RVA Downtown , Free
October - November Exhibits @ Art Works
Art Works Gallery
12pm

See 6 new exhibits, tour 75 artist studios. The exhibits continue through November 17, 2018. Admission is free and open to the public. Exhibits include: ...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
artspace's 30th Anniversary Biennial Members Exhibition
Artspace
12pm

artspace celebrates 30 years of art and performance with a free and open to the public biennial members’ exhibition

RVA Southside , Free
House Hold
Sediment Gallery
1pm

House Hold Book release and pictures about death and f*cking ...an exhibition of works by Joan Gaustad and Michael Lease. Organized around their...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA The Fan , Free
Live Murder Mystery Clue Game
Richmond Public Library
1:30pm

Middle and high school students as well as young adults: You are invited for an evening of intrigue and mystery. Solve a murder based on the board game,...

RVA West End , Free
Cinema Saturdays @ Your Library!
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Join us for a family-friendly flick! We will provide a warm room and the popcorn. Feel free to bring your own snacks or drinks (for the meeting room only...

RVA Northside , Free
LEGO Club
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Ages 5 join us for LEGO robotics, animation, and free building & play. Typically meets every second Saturday.

RVA Southside , Free
Pokemon GO September Community Day
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Come join us for September's Pokemon GO community day event, where we'll be catching the featured Pokemon, Chikorita! Feel free to bring your Pokemon cards...

RVA Southside , Free
RESCHEDULED-"We Girls Have it Good Today!" Author Talk & Living History Event
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Experience Revolutionary history up close with author Libby Carty McNamee and historian/re-enactor Cheryl Childress. McNamee's debut novel, Susanna'€™s...

RVA Downtown , Free
Paws to READ
Richmond Public Library
3pm

Readers through grade 5, can read with one of our Paws to READ dogs. Practice your reading skills in a low-stress environment and enjoy your canine reading...

RVA Northside , Free
'Glitter and Be Gay': A Centennial Celebration of Leonard Bernstein
Capitol Opera Richmond
4pm

Bernstein's work has been described as a rich musical synthesis of many musical styles and conventions. Always in Bernstein, one hears the joy of music and...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Livin' Fat by Judi Ann Mason
The Heritage Ensemble Theatre Company
4pm, 8pm

A light-hearted comedy about a family struggling to make ends meet until one of them accidently finds a bag ofmoney from a bank robbery. Will they return...

RVA Northside , $
Statue Unveiling: Tuskegee Airman Lt. Col. Howard L. Baugh
Black History Museum and Cultural Center
4pm

The BHMVA is honored to be the new home of the life-size statue of Lt. Col. Howard L. Baugh, commissioned by the Howard Baugh Chapter of the Tuskegee Airmen,...

Free
"Of secrecy, the violet" Exhibition
Visual Arts Center of Richmond
6pm

The Visual Arts Center of Richmond presents an exhibition of work by New York City-based artist Elissa Levy, titled "Of secrecy, the violet." The show opens...

Free
Garden Glow at Maymont
Maymont, Robins Nature & Visitor Center
6pm

Brighten your nights this fall on a wondrous new journey through the Japanese Garden at Maymont. At the peak of fall colors, the garden will shine with...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
The Art of Peter Max comes to Chasen Galleries
Chasen Galleries of Fine Art and Glass
6pm

The legendary artwork of pop artist, Peter Max will be on view and available for acquisition at Chasen Galleries. Commemorative pieces, sports paraphernalia,...

RVA The Fan, RVA West End , Free
Richmond Ballet's Studio One
Richmond Ballet
6:30pm, 8:30pm

IN THE NIGHT (ROBBINS/ CHOPIN) October 11, 2018 marks what would have been the 100th birthday of iconic ballet and Broadway choreographer Jerome Robbins,...

RVA Downtown , $$, $$$, Prices Vary
Book Fair Event with Martin Fletcher
Weinstein JCC
7:30pm

Fletcher, an award-winning journalist, will talk about his newest book, “Promised Land: A Novel of Israel.” In what Tom Brokaw calls, “a riveting novel that...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
Wrong Chopped
7:30pm

A DOG STUFF production-in-residence at Firehouse Theatre Written by Dixon Cashwell and Levi Meerovich The enfant terribles who brought you One in Four are...

Altria Masterworks 3: Brahams Requiem, Barber Adagio
Altria Theater, Altria Theater
8pm

Join the Richmond Symphony and Richmond Symphony Chorus, with Music Director Steven Smith, in commemorating the 100th year anniversary of Armistice 1918....

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown , $$, $$$
John McCuen
8pm

John McEuen has been a “professional performer” since 1962, working as a magician in Disneyland’s Magic Shop as a teenager. Music soon came along, which led...

Henrico , $$$
Livin' Fat by Judi Ann Mason
The Heritage Ensemble Theatre Company
8pm

A light-hearted comedy about a family struggling to make ends meet until one of them accidently finds a bag ofmoney from a bank robbery. Will they return...

RVA Northside , $
Richmond Ballet's Studio One
Richmond Ballet
8:30pm

IN THE NIGHT (ROBBINS/ CHOPIN) October 11, 2018 marks what would have been the 100th birthday of iconic ballet and Broadway choreographer Jerome Robbins,...

RVA Downtown , $$, $$$, Prices Vary

Saturday, November 10