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Sunday, February 10

Braxton Congrove: TTYL - Fellowship Exhibition
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship Exhibition Program is proud to present TTYL an exhibition of new sculptures by Braxton Congrove. TTYL is on view...

RVA East End , 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 , $
"I><YOU><WE" Exhibition Opening at the Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Visual Arts Center of Richmond
9am

Emmy Bright, Jessica Heikes and Leigh Suggs Guest curated by Lauren Ross While these three artists live in different cities (Detroit, Kansas City and...

RVA The Fan , Free
Bespoke Botanicals
Quirk Gallery
9am

2019 boasts one of our most exciting exhibition schedules with many amazing artists sharing their work in our current space for the very first time. We're...

RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free
"WHO IS SHE? THE 'GIRLS! GIRLS! GIRLS! MURAL SERIES, COLLECTED"
Quirk Gallery
10am

Join us in The Mezzanine at Quirk Hotel on Friday, January 11 from 5-8 pm for the opening reception of Emily Herr's solo show, Who Is She? The 'Girls! Girls!...

RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free
BridgePark
10am

The Branch Museum is pleased to present an exhibition of the exciting BridgePark project. BridgePark is an ambitious vision to create a world-class linear...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Chromoskedasic Sabatier
Studio Two Three
10am

This course focuses on bringing light and color into the black and white darkroom. Chromoskedasic Sabatier is an alternative photographic process using...

RVA Northside , $$
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, $
For Art's Sake presents: Light-Hearted
For Art’s Sake Gallery
10am

Mark your calendar for the opening of Light-Hearted, a solo exhibition featuring the works of Robert Wiebe-King. A Richmond based artist, Wiebe-King...

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 , $
Hollar's Encyclopedic Eye: Prints from the Frank Raysor Collection
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
10am

This exhibition celebrates one of the least known but most remarkable and “modern” artists of the Baroque period. Focusing on his mastery of print work,...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA The Fan , Free
JOHN MARSHALL: HIDDEN HERO OF NATIONAL UNION
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

The distinguished life of John Marshall, the nation’s fourth chief justice of the Supreme Court, parallels the unfolding of the American experiment in...

RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary
Oh, Shenandoah: Landscapes of Diversity
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

Washington D.C. artist Andrei Kushnir has recorded the history of the Shenandoah Valley through a series of paintings that capture the extraordinary beauty...

RVA The Fan , Free, $, 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
Focus on Photography: New Exhibits at Art Works
Art Works Gallery
12pm

Photography is the focus for January at the art center—all five exhibits! We’ve invited photo-media and inter-disciplinary artist, Jorge Ariel Escobar to...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
January-February Exhibitions at Crossroads Art Center
Crossroads Art Center
12pm

Crossroads Art Center has the privilege of hosting the opening reception for the following featured exhibitions: Featured Exhibitions Juried All-Media...

Henrico , Free
January/February 2019 Exhibitions
Artspace
12pm

art space is pleased to present five new gallery shows, featuring artists Haylie Zapantis, James Madison University Art 3D Faculty, Kay Franz, Maureen...

RVA Southside , Free
Linda Hollett-Bazouzi—“Egypt: Curbs and Tea Runners”
Linda Hollett-Bazouzi
12pm

In her current show at Crossroads Art Center, Linda Hollett-Bazouzi shares her recent experiences in Cairo, Alexandria, and Al-Fayyum Oasis. The show is a...

Henrico, RVA West End , Free, Prices Vary
Sunday Jazz at Courthouse Creek- In the City
12pm

Looking for your Richmond Jazz destination? Look no further than Courthouse Creek Cider-in the City. Koontz & Kellner are a straight ahead Jazz Duo of...

RVA Downtown , Free
SCRAP RVA CRAFT BATTLE 2019
1pm

A super friendraising event with an edge where teams compete in extreme craft challenges using materials from the amazing inventory at SCRAP RVA’s creative...

Book talk with Tressie McMillan Cottom
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Tressie McMillan Cottom, author of Lower Ed: The Troubling Rise of For-Profit Colleges in the New Economy, will be reading from her latest book, Thick: And...

RVA Downtown , Free
Huck & Tom and the Mighty Mississippi
Virginia Rep's Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn, Virginia Rep's Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn
2pm

HUCK & TOM AND THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI January 25 - March 3, 2019 The Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn Music by Ron Barnett Book by Peter...

Once
Virginia Rep's November Theatre, Virginia Rep's November Theatre
2pm

February 8 - March 3, 2019 Previews February 6 and 7 The November Theatre Marjorie Arenstein Stage Based on the Film by John Carney Music and...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown , Prices Vary
PRODUCTION STUDIES III SHOWCASE
Modlin Center for the Arts
2pm

Highlighting provocative contemporary theatre, the PS III Showcase represents the culmination of two years of intense theater study. PS III students select,...

RVA West End , Free
Paws to R.E.A.D.
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Read with a friendly pup! Appointments are recommended. Please call (804) 646-8488 to reserve your spot. Lee con un perro muy amable. Recomendamos una...

RVA Southside , Free
Reelabilities Film Festival -- Kesem Inclusive Theater Project Performance
Weinstein JCC
2pm

The final event of the ReelAbilities Film Festival on Sunday, February 13 at 2pm is an encore performance by the Kesem Inclusive Theatre Project. The...

Henrico , $
Miss Witherspoon by Christopher Durang
2:30pm

The Lynn Theatre and Wishing Wind Creations present "Miss Witherspoon" by Christopher Durang. “Miss Witherspoon” runs from February 1-16, 2019, in The Lynn...

Chesterfield, RVA Southside , $$
Rock & Roll Jubilee
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
2:30pm

RVA favorites Craig Evans, Brad Tucker, Brian Sulser, George Garrett, Jim Wark, and BJ Kocen will take you on a musical journey with all your favorite songs...

Henrico , $
Generation Dream
3pm

Generation Dream 2019 presents a diverse cast of talented young people speaking out about issues of social justice, and their hopes for a future in which...

Henrico , Free
Books & Brews
4pm

Come ready to talk about BOOKS. Any books-whatever you are reading, want to read, or have read. It's a ton of fun, rich discussion, and BEER! You will likely...

Henrico , Free
Magdalena Adamek and Violaine Michel
4pm

Concert pianist Magdalena Adamek and Violaine Michele, violinist in an afternoon of music. For further information, please contact Stephen Henley, Music...

Chesterfield , Free
Oedipus: A Gospel Myth
Firehouse Theatre
4pm

Sophocles' masterwork from 429 B.C. is considered by many to be one of the greatest plays ever written. Ambition, pride, fate, and free will are the...

RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , $, $$
RVA Bachata Sunday
4pm

Free latin dance lesson at 4PM, social dance from 4:45-8PM. The event is free, all ages welcome, and no partners are needed. Two floors of dance space,...

RVA Downtown , Free
Violaine Michel and Magda Adamek in concert
4pm

A blend of warm, charming and deeply passionate works, this program is a joy to perform. Program Schubert: Sonata in A minor op.137 no 2 Debussy: Menuet and...

Chesterfield , Free
Joe the Spy (feat. The Amazing Voice of Applolonia )
The Tin Pan
7pm

Jose Rubio grew up in Charlottesville Virginia and played in several bands with Carter Beauford of The DMB . In 1980 Jose moved to Richmond to study...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
“Ever Ancient, Ever New,” an Organ Recital by Joel S. Kumro
7pm

Joel S. Kumro, Choirmaster and Organist at Saint Benedict Catholic Church presents a recital of sacred and liturgical music for the organ, including works...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA The Fan , Free
Side-By-Side: Richmond Symphony Youth Orchestra with the Richmond Symphony
Richmond Symphony
7:30pm

Concert is free and open to the public.

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Free

Sunday, February 10