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Friday, February 9

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...

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.

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...

True Sons of Freedom: A Photographic Exhibition
9am
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

This free exhibition at the Library of Virginia explores the stories of Virginia’s African American soldiers who served during World War I. More than just...

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,...

Richard Carlyon: A Network of Possibilities
10am
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

A pivotal figure in the Richmond arts community, Richard Carlyon (1930-2006) maintained an active and diverse studio practice for over five decades. "A...

'Snow | Stillness Covers the Land'
11am

Escape the cold this New Year by visiting Gallery Flux for the new group show, Snow: Stillness Covers the Land. The gallery will look like a winter...

 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...

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...

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.

Friday Art & Wine
5:30pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Now you have more reasons to hang out at VMFA on Friday nights! Head to the museum and enjoy Happy Hour specials on beverages and free half-hour gallery...

Friday For the Arts
6pm
Petersburg , $$

This month the Petersburg Area Art League will showcase the works of a local artist who has been featured in our galleries in the past. We will also have the...

Second Fridays: Wine Tasting
6pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Taste different wines from around the world — reds, whites, sparkling, and more. Refine your palate and learn about different winemaking regions from a...

Jazz 4 Justice
6:30pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $

The Greater Richmond Bar Foundation and the VCU Department of Music present the 4th Annual Jazz 4 Justice, a benefit concert to support local access to...

African Dance, Music, and the Oral Tradition
7pm
RVA East End , Free

No matter your age or background, the spirit and the openness of the Elegba Folklore Society will enchant you, closing the gap between performer and...

Richmond Ballet presents "Sleeping Beauty"
7pm

Choreographed by Marius Petipa with music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, this enchanting family-friendly ballet has something for everyone. A young girl,...

All My Sons
8pm
Chesterfield , $$

Arthur Miller’s classic drama is as relevant today as it was when it was written in 1947. Based on the true story of an Ohio aeronautical corporation accused...

Brave New World
8pm
$$

Adapted from Aldous Huxley’s 1932 futuristic novel, people are regimented and controlled in their working world and their lives. They take a pill to feel...

Corpus Christi
8pm
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...

Quill Theatre presents "Brave New World"
8pm
Henrico , $, $$

The Center and Quill Theatre team up again to bring Aldous Huxley’s brilliant novel to life on the Sara Belle November stage. Set in London in the year AD...

Friday, February 9