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Sunday, February 18

Going Places
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Where did you go today? And how did you get there? We have developed so many modes of transportation that travel is possible like never before. Going Places...

Nuestras Historias: Latinos in Richmond
Ashland, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End

There are approximately 100,000 Latinos in the Richmond metropolitan area who represent a wide range of backgrounds and experiences. As Latinos immigrate to...

Stitching Culture: Chinese Textiles from the Carver Collection
RVA Northside , Free

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,...

Student Art Display
Henrico , Free

See a display of artwork created by students at Highland Springs High School. A variety of 2D and 3D works will be featured.

The Horse in Ancient Greek Art
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

From myth and legend to warfare, sport, and transportation, the horse played an integral role in ancient Greek culture. Wealthy Greeks belonged to the social...

WWI Centennial Exhibition
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $

WW1 America features more than 100 objects, powerful multimedia presentations, and interactive experiences—focusing on the war as a transformational event....

LET THE LIGHT SHINE BRITE
8am
RVA Downtown , Free

The Main Street Gallery in association with Walton Gallery Inc., presents “Let the Light Shine Brite”. This is a group exhibition curated by Eric Walton,...

"The Last Swiss Holocaust Survivors" Exhibit
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

Join us for the "The Last Swiss Holocaust Survivors", a powerful traveling exhibition that gives voice to the women and men who built a new life in...

Exhibition - VIRGINIA JAZZ: The Early Years
10am
RVA Downtown , $

Richmond Jazz Society presents the exhibition VIRGINIA JAZZ: The Early Years, highlighting over 30 Virginia artists who made significant contributions,...

Swimming in Paint with Chuck Larivey - February Saturday and Sunday Sessions
10am
Henrico , $

Chuck Larivey’s painting method is directly based on molding shapes and depicting light and shadow, broad-base at the beginning and continually refined (not...

 January/February Exhibitions
12pm
RVA Downtown , Free

Richmond, VA - artspace is pleased to present five new gallery shows, featuring encaustics by Georgia Nassikas, paintings by Erin Raedeke, works in mixed...

Create Your Own Visual Journal with Susan Singer
1pm
Henrico , $$

Create a 128-page visual journal using paper Susan Singer will provide along with your own special inclusions. Learn to construct a book and bind it by hand....

Iterations: Contemporary Approaches to Drawing
1pm
RVA West End , Free

The artists featured in this exhibition challenge traditional, representational approaches to drawing and work with media and techniques not often associated...

Painting in the Elements | Art Demo by Local Artists
1pm
Ashland, Hanover , Free

Join us at Gallery Flux where you will get an intimate look into painting plein air in the elements! Artists Joseph Burrough, Kim Hall, Dan Michael, Linda...

The Personal is Political: Images of Women from the Harnett Print Study Center Collection
1pm
Free

The prints in the exhibition depict women either enacting or struggling against "roles" defined by society.

Turtles in Time: From Fossils to the Present
1pm
Free

The exhibition features more than 50 fossil turtle specimens from around the world.

Closing Artist Talk for Jan/Feb Exhibitors
2pm
RVA Downtown , Free

Learn more about our exhibiting artists, their processes and inspirations. This month's closing talk will feature 3 of our solo exhibitors from...

The Christians
2pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $$

Pastor Paul has guided his congregation through challenge after challenge for the past twenty years. But will his latest test of their faith be his undoing?...

Bright Half Life
3pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $

The first show in TheatreLAB's Cellar Series, Bright Half Life is a one-act that spans over 45 years in the relationship of a modern lesbian couple.

Corpus Christi
4pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA Northside , $$

A proud part of the city-wide Acts of Faith Festival This highly provocative play tells a story that parallels the New Testament's, and its subject is...

Animal Control - a new play by Chandler Hubbard
7pm

"Life is just a series of catastrophes made small by comparison. You take the catastrophe and you make it livable." After an encounter at a dog park...

Gil Shaham, violin and Akira Eguchi, piano
7:30pm

Gil Shaham is one of the foremost violinists of our time; his flawless technique combined with his warmth and generous spirit has solidified him as an...

A Raisin in the Sun
8pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $$

Lorraine Hansberry’s Tony award-nominated domestic drama follows the story of the Younger family, as they discover the dangers of dreaming big and the...

Sunday, February 18