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Tuesday, March 5

Braxton Congrove: TTYL - Fellowship Exhibition
RVA East End , Free

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...

CALL FOR ENTRIES - IN THE GARDEN
Henrico , $

Online Submissions open until March 14, 2019. Crossroads Art Center and BuyRVAart.com announces an open call to artists working 2D art. Submissions must be...

Elizabeth Van Lew Downloadable Walking Tour
RVA East End , $

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...

"New Virginians: 1619–2019 & Beyond" Exhibition
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

Recent estimates place the number of foreign-born Virginians at just under one million, or about one in every eight people in the state. The composite...

Blood is the Same
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

Awer Bul arrived in Virginia as a refugee of the civil war in Sudan. In 2007, he won a grant while studying at Virginia Commonwealth University to return to...

 Monumental Youth
10am
RVA The Fan , $

This exhibit collects the designs of Richmond region high school students for the next monument on Monument Avenue. The narratives, sketches, and sculptures...

Call for Entries - "The Art of Music"
10am
Henrico , $

Call for Entries Dates: March 5- March 8, 2019 Submission Hours: Tue-Fri from 10 am – 5:30 pm Crossroads Art Center and BuyRVAart.com announces an open...

Call for Entries - March Juried All-Media Show
10am
Henrico , Prices Vary

Calling all artists! Submit your work to Crossroads Art Center's March Juried All-Media Show. Crossroads’s All-Media Shows are open to mid-Atlantic artists...

Carlton Newton: Drawings for Sculpture
10am
RVA The Fan , Free

In his third solo exhibition with Reynolds Gallery, Newton presents a series of Sumi ink drawings on paper, alongside sculptures constructed from stainless...

For Art's Sake presents: Inside Out/Outside In
10am
Henrico , Free

Stop by and view the works of local emerging artists Renee Gleason and Lois Shipley. Lois enjoys painting landscapes. Renee enjoys painting interiors....

Fresh Paint: Murals Inspired by the Story of Virginia
10am
RVA The Fan , $

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

Hollar's Encyclopedic Eye: Prints from the Frank Raysor Collection
10am
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA The Fan , Free

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,...

JOHN MARSHALL: HIDDEN HERO OF NATIONAL UNION
10am
RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary

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

Linda Hollett-Bazouzi—“Egypt: Curbs and Tea Runners”
10am
Henrico, RVA West End , Free, Prices Vary

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...

March 2019 Art Exhibits
10am
RVA Downtown , Free

March 2019 Art Exhibits The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, March 1, 2019, through Tuesday April 2, 2019: Gellman...

Monument Avenue: General Demotion/General Devotion
10am
RVA Downtown , Free, $, Prices Vary

A new exhibition debuting at the Valentine will conceptually reimagine Richmond’s historic Monument Avenue. Opening at the Valentine on February 14, this...

Oh, Shenandoah: Landscapes of Diversity
10am
RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary

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

Patrick Berran: In Sunshine
10am
RVA The Fan , Free

In his first solo exhibition with Reynolds Gallery, Patrick Berran presents a group of acrylic paintings on panel and several works on paper. Berran explores...

Peri Schwartz: 45 Years, Paintings, Drawings and Prints
10am
Ashland , Free

The Flippo Gallery of Randolph-Macon College is proud to present an exhibition of works by New York artist, Peri Schwartz, titled 45 Years, Paintings,...

Spring Painting Classes with Curney Nuffer
10am
Henrico , $, $$

Choose from two sessions: Mondays, March 4–April 29 | 1:00–4:00 p.m. Tuesdays, March 5–April 30 | 10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. Beginners, intermediate, and...

The Art of Freedom Exhibition
10am
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $

There are many ways to convey the meaning of freedom. This exhibition explores freedom through the eyes of Virginia-born and Virginia-based artists. And as...

Book Babies
10:30am
RVA Downtown , Free

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with their caregiver.

Family Storytime
10:30am
RVA Northside , Free

Join us for a fun-filled, interactive family storytime! Enjoy songs, rhymes, books and activities for ages 0-5 with an adult.

Crochet Club
11am
RVA East End , Free

Drop in to crochet with new friends! All skill levels welcome. All items created are donated to area charities and hospitals.

Toddler Time
11:15am
RVA Downtown , Free

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver.

February - March Exhibits @ Art Works!
12pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free

See 6 new exhibits Tuesdays - Sundays, 12 PM - 6 PM. Free Admission. Exhibits include: ________________________________________ Where I've Been, Where...

WEINSTEIN AUTHOR SERIES: ZACHARY WOOD  Uncensored:  My Life & Uncomfortable Conversations at the Intersection of Black & White America
12pm
RVA Downtown , Free

Join us for the first event of the 2019 Carole Weinstein Author Series. Zachary R. Wood, a columnist and assistant opinion editor at The Guardian and a...

READ Center
1pm
RVA East End , Free

The Read Center's mission is to help adults with low-level literacy develop basic reading and communication skills. Classroom instruction, one-to-one...

Homework Help/Reading Buddies
3:30pm
RVA Southside , Free

Volunteers and staff will be available to help students of all ages with homework, projects and literacy skills! ¡Voluntarios y empleados estar¡n disponibles...

Story Warriors
4pm
RVA East End , Free

The Story Warriors are listening for a few great kids who would like to add their voice to the group! Coached by Les Schaffer, they have presented tales from...

Teen Tech Week:  3D Printing
4:30pm
RVA West End , Free

Explore the world of 3D printing with our Dremel 3D20. We'll cover some basics, check out websites for builders and choose a file to print. For ages 12-18.

Teen Tech Week: CodeVA Robotics Lesson
4:30pm
RVA Northside , Free

For Teen Tech Week, come and learn all about robotics with CodeVA!

DIY Bookmark Decorating
6pm
RVA Southside , Free

Come visit Hull St and decorate a bookmark just how you want using provided colors, ribbon, paper & stickers, while supplies last. While you're here, pick up...

Modern Quilt Guild Meeting
6pm
RVA Northside , $

The Central Virginia Modern Quilt Guild supports and encourages the growth and development of modern quilting through art, education and community.

Toxic Air in Urban Veggie Gardens
6pm
RVA Downtown, RVA Northside , Free

Toxic Air in Urban Veggie Gardens Many city dwellers take nutrition matters into their own hands through Urban gardening but is urban air good for our...

Chekhov Unbound: Three Sisters
7:30pm
RVA The Fan , $, Prices Vary

This project is an original adaptation of Russian playwright Anton Chekhov's play, Three Sisters, by UVA professor and playwright, Doug Grissom. It strives...

Jontavious Willis
8pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $$

Every generation or so a young bluesman bursts onto the scene. Someone who sends a jolt through blues lovers. Someone who has mastered the craft for sure,...

Tuesday, March 5